To encourage the Jewish community to build a more just Milwaukee through study, action, and civic engagement.
Our Guiding Values
Love your neighbor as yourself. Do not stand idly by. Tzedakah: Righteous behavior, thoughtful giving.
Tikkun Ha-Ir of Milwaukee engages our local Jewish community to be active, thoughtful Milwaukeeans by working with other Jewish and local service organizations to alleviate the pressing needs of those most vulnerable in our community.
Tikkun Ha-ir is proud to have the support of the following local organizations:
Board of Directors
President – Jim Hagen
Vice President – Aviva Bergtrom
Treasurer – David Zaks
Secretary – Reesa Gottschalk
Members At Large –
CEEBJ – Reenie Kavalar (Alternate – Debbie Carter Berkson)
Lake Park Synagogue – Susan Ellman
Cong. Shir Hadash – Rachel Tolkan
Cong. Beth Israel Ner Tamid – Cindy Cooper
Temple Menorah – Richard Bensman (Alternate – Minnie Kahn)
Cong. Sinai – Donna Neubauer (Alternate – Naomi Soifer)
Cong. Anshai Lebowitz – Ruth Ann Guthmann (Alternate – Maggie Treager)
Congregation Shalom – Deb Oconnor (Alternate – Emily Bernstein-Handler)
Rabbinical Rep. – Marc Berkson
Past Presidents Ex Officio –Lew Friedland
Tikkun Ha-Ir is an independent 501(c)3.