Wise Journey Goals

Goals of the Wise Journey celebrations::

  • engage congregants in new ways
  • foster pride in and personal connection to Plum Street Temple
  • create deeper bonds of connection among congregants and a greater sense of community
  • enrich individuals’ sense of Jewish identity celebrate the uniqueness of our rich history and our promising future
  • raise awareness in the larger community about Wise Temple and about the significance of Plum Street Temple, as one of its few National Historic Landmarks, and as the birthplace of the Reform movement in America
  • capture and share the individual and communal stories of Wise Temple.
  • strengthen the future of Wise Temple and the Plum Street Temple through enriching the endowment for present and future generations