Member Organizations


Temple Ohav Shalom hosts many member groups that strive to bring members together both inside and outside of the Temple to socialize and perform social action.

Learn more about these organizations below.

Women of Ohav Shalom

The Women of Ohav Shalom (formerly known as the “Sisterhood”) provides social functions and service opportunities organized by adult females. Past events include: Fashion Show & Tea the Yom Kippur Break-the-Fast, Chanukah supper, Purim Carnival, community Passover Seder. The Women of Ohav Shalom also operates an extensive Judaica Gift Shop.

TOS Men’s Club

The Men’s Club provides a forum for male participation in various functions, activities and social events, as well as assisting the Women of Ohav Shalom. All adult male Temple members are welcome to participate. Past events include: golf outings, fund-raisers, card games, billiards, bowling, beer tasting and community service. The Club meets approximately 4-8 times a year and has over 50 members.

North Hills Hadassah

Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America, is a volunteer women’s organization whose members are motivated and inspired to strengthen their partnership with Israel, ensure Jewish continuity and realize their potential as a dynamic force in American society. Hadassah has been part of the North Hills Jewish Community since 1974. For more information visit the Hadassah Greater Pittsburgh Chapter website.

Shalom Tots

Shalom Tots is an initiative of Temple Ohav Shalom for families with children ages five and younger. The goal of Shalom Tots is to welcome, engage, and give young families in the community the opportunity to connect with each other while creating a foundation for the Jewish identity in our children. Shalom Tots offers a collection of programming, such as Friday night Tot Shabbat, Saturday morning Shabbat Sha-Brunch, and joint programming with PJ Library. We are continually growing and adapting to the needs of the families at TOS and in the community. For more information about Shalom Tots and to hear about our upcoming events, please email

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Help keep TOS Beautiful!

Help keep TOS Beautiful!

We need volunteers to help maintain our building and property. The Temple is our place of worship, learning, and community. We need volunteers to show it the love and care that it deserves. Lawn Mowing: We have an imminent need for volunteers to mow the lawn. A very nice lawn mower is available. All we need are a few people to start it up and push it around the yard on a lazy afternoon. Tired of watching your teenagers play video games? Send ‘m over to the Temple. Contact Jackie Leicht ( to schedule. Gardening: Attention all you gardeners out there! We love seeing beautiful flowers and plants in our front beds and in the playground area when walking in for services or hanging out in the back yard. What a wonderful feeling it instills in our visitors, members, preschool families, and guests. The beds could use some attention. Please lend us your talents by helping us out with weeding, mulching, and planting...