Temple Ohabei Shalom, like every synagogue community, relies on the financial support of its participants in order to provide a broad array of programming and services. Membership is an investment in a rich and vibrant community for the present and for the future.

Temple Ohabei Shalom is committed to welcoming all members regardless of their financial circumstances. If your dues amount poses a hardship for your family, you will find a sympathetic ear and a willingness to make special arrangements. Please contact Naomi Gurt Lind, Executive Director, at 617.277.6610, with any questions or concerns about Temple dues.

Downloadable Membership Application 2017-18 (includes dues schedule)

2018-19 dues rates will be published July 1, 2018.

Year 1*

Full Time student: $180
Single under age 32: $200
Couple both under age 32: $400
Single age 32 and up during the year: $400
Couple age 32 and up during the year: $600
Child(ren) currently enrolled at Trust Center: Included with tuition

Year 2

Full Time student: $180
Single under age 32: $400
Couple both under age 32: $600
Single age 32 and up during the year: $600
Couple age 32 and up during the year: $1050
Child(ren) currently enrolled at Trust Center: Included with tuition

Year 3

Full Time student: $180
Single under age 32: $400
Couple both under age 32: $600
Single age 32 and up during the year: $1075
Couple age 32 and up during the year: $1575
Child(ren) currently enrolled at Trust Center: Included with tuition

Year 4 and beyond

Full Time student: $180
Single under age 32: $500
Couple both under age 32: $800
Single age 32 and up during the year: $1700
Couple age 32 and up during the year: $3200
Child(ren) currently enrolled at Trust Center: Included with tuition

Children currently enrolled at Trust Center 

Trust Center families enjoy Temple membership as part of tuition. Trust Center graduates who enroll in Ansin Religious School following graduation enjoy reduced first year tuition. Contact our Education Director, Shari Churwin for more information if enrolling your child(ren) in our programs. High Holiday Tickets for Members and children living at home are included with Membership.

* In deference to the resources and clergy hours devoted to children as they prepare for their B’nei Mitzvah, families who join Temple Ohabei Shalom with children entering 4th grade and above will be assessed  the full dues rate of $3,200 (two-adult household) or $1,700 (one-adult household). As always, need-based adjustments are available. Please contact Executive Director Naomi Gurt Lind at 617.277.6610 for a confidential and sympathetic discussion.