Beth Israel Facts

  • We have a young, dynamic full time Rabbi.
  • Our dues are currently $300 per year every year per person (includes one high holiday ticket).
  • Beth Israel has no mortgage, no assessments or building fund.
  • New members are welcome on the Board of Trustees as openings arise.
  • Our members come from all of Nassau County as well as Queens and Suffolk.
  • We are an egalitarian congregation. Both men and women are an integral part of the congregation, the Board of Trustees and all activities.
  • Congregation Beth Israel adheres to rules of kashrut and maintains a kosher kitchen. Outside foods (for catering, etc.) must be pre-approved by Rabbi.
  • At over 100 years of age, Beth Israel is the oldest adult congregation in Nassau County and one of the oldest on Long Island.
  • Our sanctuary seats 300 for the High Holidays and non members are welcome to worship with us.
  • We are located a half mile south of the Garden City Hotel.