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BAT YAM TEMPLE OF THE ISLANDS
REFORM
Meets at Sanibel Congregational Church
2050 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island
Rabbi Stephen L. Fuchs
President: Alan Lessack
Phone: 773-251-8862
Email: batyamsanibel@gmail.com
Cantor: Murray Simon
Web site: batyam.org
Services: 7:30 p.m. Friday (Oct-Apr)
7:00 p.m. Friday (May-Sept)
Adult Education:
Saturday, 9:00 - 11:30 a.m. (Nov-Apr)
Jewish Current Events: Saturday, 11:30 a.m.
to 12:15 p.m. (Nov-Apr)
Write: P.O. Box 84, Sanibel, FL 33957
Affiliated: Union for Reform Judaism

CHABAD OF BONITA SPRINGS/ESTERO 
ORTHODOX
24850 Old 41 Road, Suite 20 
(in the Bernwood Centre) 
Bonita Springs, FL 34135-7024 
Rabbi Mendy Greenberg 
Phone: 239-949-6900 
Web site: jewishbonita.com
Services: Saturday at 10 a.m. 
followed by a Kiddush 

CHABAD JEWISH CENTER OF CAPE CORAL

ORTHODOX
1716 Cape Coral Pkwy. W. 
Cape Coral, FL 33914 
Rabbi Yossi Labkowski 
Phone: 239-963-4770 
E-mail: info@chabadcape.com 
Web site: chabadcape.com
Services: Friday Evening 7:30 p.m. 
Saturday morning 9:30 a.m. followed by 
Kiddush luncheon 
Sunday morning 8:00 a.m. 
Monday-Friday morning 7:00 a.m. 
JLI Courses: Monday evening at 7:00 p.m. 
Weekly Torah Study: 
Tuesday evening 7:30 p.m. 
Hebrew School: 
Sunday 10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 
Jgirls: Tuesday 6:00-7:00 p.m.

CHABAD OF CHARLOTTE COUNTY

ORTHODOX 
204 E Mckenzie St Unit B, 
Punta Gorda, FL 33950 
Rabbi Simon Jacobson 
Phone: 941-833-3381 
E-mail: chabadpg@yahoo.com 
Web site: chabadofcharlottecounty.com 
Services: Saturday at 10 a.m. 
followed by a kiddush 
Torah study: Wednesday at 8 p.m.

CHABAD LUBAVITCH 

OF SOUTHWEST FLORIDA

ORTHODOX
5620 Winkler Road 
Fort Myers, FL 33919 
Rabbi Yitzchok Minkowicz 
Phone: 239-433-7708 • Fax: 481-9109 
E-mail: rabbi@chabadswf.org 
Web site: chabadswf.org
Services: Friday 5:15 p.m.; 
Saturday Kabbalah 
class 9 a.m.; Shacharit 10 a.m.; 
Kiddush at noon 
Minyan: Monday & Thursday 7:00 a.m.

CHAVURAT SHALOM OF SWFL

CHAVURA

P.O. Box 722, Sanibel, FL 33957

E-mail: Chavuratshalom@gmail.com

Web site:

chavuratshalomofsouthwestflorida.org

Leonard E. Minsky, President

COMMUNITY FREE SYNAGOGUE

REFORM
10868 Metro Parkway, South Fort Myers 
(The Southwest Florida Masonic Center) 
P.O. Box 07144, Fort Myers, FL 33919 
Rabbi Bruce Diamond 
E-mail: bdiamond5@comcast.net
Coordinator: Natalie Fulton 
Phone: 239-466-6671 
E-mail: synfree@comcast.net 
Web site: fortmyerssynagogue.com 
Community Sabbath eve dinner 
each Friday at 6:30 p.m. 
Sabbath eve worship every Friday at 7:30 p.m. 
Light breakfast and Torah study with 
the rabbi every Saturday morning 
from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

SHALOM LIFE CENTER 
TRANS DENOMINATIONAL
19691 Cypress View Drive 
Fort Myers, FL 33967 
Rabbi Lawrence Dermer 
Phone: 239-218-3433 
E-mail: info@shalomlifecenter.org
Web site: shalomlifecenter.org
Shabbat Evening Services 
7:30 p.m. (Oct-Apr) 
7:00 p.m. (May-Sept) 
Saturday Torah & Kabbalah Study 
10:00 a.m. 

TEMPLE BETH EL

REFORM 
16225 Winkler Road, Fort Myers, FL 33908 
Rabbi Nicole Luna 
E-mail: info@templebethel.com 
Learning Tree Preschool Director: 
Jesyca Virnig 
Email: LearningTree15@yahoo.com 
President: Hank Betchen 
Email: HankTBE@gmail.com 
Phone: 239-433-0018 • Fax: 239-433-3235 
Web site: templebethel.com 
Shabbat services: 7:30 p.m. Friday; 
Torah study 9:00 a.m. Saturday; B’nai 
Mitzah 10:30 a.m. Saturday Religious & 
Hebrew School: 9:00 a.m.-12:30 Sunday 
Judaica Gift Gallery 
Affiliated: Union for Reform Judaism

TEMPLE BETH SHALOM

REFORM
702 S.E. 24th Ave., Cape Coral, FL 33990 
Rabbi Devora Buchen 
President: Peter Simenauer 
Phone: 239-772-4555 • Fax: 239-772-4625 
E-mail: office@templebethshalomcc.org 
Web site: templebethshalomcc.org 
Services: 7:30 p.m. Friday 
Religious School: Wednesday 
4:30 - 6:00 p.m. 
Torah study with Rabbi Buchen: 
Shabbat 10:30 a.m. 
Organizations: 
Brotherhood, Sisterhood, Family Service 
(1st Friday of the month at 7:30 p.m.)

TEMPLE JUDEA 
CONSERVATIVE
14486 A&W Bulb Road , Fort Myers, FL 33908 
Rabbi Marc Sack  E-mail: rabbi@tjswfl.org 
President: Dan Fox 
Director of Congregational Learning: 
Tab Scribner 
Preschool Director: Joann Goldman 
templejudeapreschool@gmail.com 
Phone: 239-433-0201 • Fax: 239-433-3371 
E-mail: tjswfl@gmail.com 
Web site: tjswfl.org 
Services: 6:15 p.m. Friday and 9:30 a.m. 
Saturday Minyan: 9:00 a.m. Monday 
Religious School: Sun. 9:30 a.m.-noon; Wed. 4:30-6 p.m. 
Early childhood education: Preschool, M-F, 
ages 18 months-5 years; 
“Mommy & Me,” 12 months-2 years 
Affiliated: United Synagogue of 
Conservative Judaism 

TEMPLE SHALOM CHARLOTTE HARBOR 
AND THE GULF ISLANDS 

REFORM 
23190 Utica Ave., P.O. Box 494675 
Port Charlotte, FL 33949-4675 
Rabbi Solomon Agin 
President: Judith Migdol 
Phone: 941-625-2116 
E-mail: shalom06@netzero.com 
Web site: templeshalomfl.com 
Beginning Hebrew: 
Tuesday 4:15 - 5:15 p.m. 
Advanced Hebrew: 
Thursday 4:15 - 5:15 p.m. 
Organizations: Sisterhood

COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS

 

• AIPAC (American Israel Public Affairs Committee):
  Jacki Waksman - 954-653-9053
• AJC (American Jewish Committee):
  Brian Lipton - 941-365-4955
• Anti-Defamation League: 561-988-2900
• B’Nai B’rith International: 941-302-4500    
• Chabad Jewish Student Life at FGCU - 347-452-0489
  Web site:  Chabadfgcu.com
   E-mail: Chabadfgcu@gmail.com
  17150 Caloosa Trace Cir 
  Fort Myers, FL  33967
• Chevra Kadisha:
  Gene Sipe - 239-841-4615
• Generations of the Shoah SWFL: 963-9347
• Hadassah - Collier/Lee Chapter:
  Diane Schwartz - 732-539-4011
• Hadassah - Sharon Chapter (Charlotte County):
  Odette Port - 941-505-1409
• Hazak 55+ Chapter:
  Joyce Rosinger - 239-437-1566
• Israel Bonds: Regional Headquarters: 800-622-8017
• Jewish Community Services: 239-481-4449
• Jewish National Fund: 
  Joshua Mellits, Director, Western Florida
  941-462-1330 ext. 865
  Memorial Tree Planting in Israel - 1-800-542-8733
• Jewish War Veterans:
  Post 400: Commander Harvey Charter - 239-246-3151
• Mikvah Bashka of Southwest Florida:
  Nechamie Minkowicz - 239-822-2784

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