Seeking Nominations for the 2021 Jonathan Jacoby Tikkun Olam Awards

You probably know someone in the temple who has given generously of their time or in other ways toward improving the world. The Social Action Committee requests nominations of individual adult and youth BETC members for the annual Jonathan Jacoby Tikkun Olam (JJTO) Awards. The awards recognize individuals who follow in the footsteps of former BETC member, Jonathan Jacoby, to help repair our damaged world and create a world we want for ourselves and our children.

We hope many of you will consider nominating fellow congregants for this award.
Continue Reading for details on the nomination process.

Nominating someone is easy -- we just need a description of what the person has done and a few other bits of information, as described in the nomination form.  Nominations must be received no later than October 1, 2021.

  •   Online (preferred method). A Nomination Form may be accessed and submitted by clicking on the link: 2021 JJTO Award Nomination Form.
  •   By email. Send a message to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the information requested in the Nomination Form [see link above].

Please direct any questions to Timothy Roach or Jeri Weiss at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Also, please SAVE THESE DATES:
- Friday, October 22, 2021 - Social Action Shabbat Service -- when JJTO honorees will be announced.
- Sunday, October 24, 2021 - Mitzvah Day -- for members of all ages.

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Contact Info

Beth El Temple Center
2 Concord Ave
Belmont, MA 02478
(617) 484-6668
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