2020 Apples & Honey Notice

Order Deadline:  Tuesday,  September 8, 2020

Rosh Hashanah is coming! Give apples and a honey cake to everyone on your Rosh Hashanah list and support programming for our Jewish youth. Honey Cakes are $18 each. All cakes are parve (dairy free), baked in Emanu-El’s kosher kitchen. A gift box with apples and a honey cake costs $18. (We will issue a tax receipt for $12 per box.)

Rosh Hashanah begins on Friday evening, September 18. To best comply with COVID-19 guidelines, we will arrange scheduled pickup after 3 pm on Sunday, September 13, 2020. You will have to let us know whether you plan to pick up your gift boxes and deliver them or whether we should call the recipients and arrange for them to pick up their gift box. Limited deliveries will be made for those who may be house bound. Call the office with address information for house bound recipients for whom you are unable to provide delivery.

If you plan to pay by credit card, you may do so through our secure ShulCloud website. Here is the link…

If you wish to pay by check or would rather email your gift list, you can download an order form here. This form becomes fillable after opened with Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you plan to email us the form, please do not complete the credit card information.

2019 Apples & Honey Cake Notice

Apples and Honey Cake 2

Order Deadline: Tuesday, September 24, 2019 — Rosh Hashanah is coming! Give apples and a honey cake to everyone on your Rosh Hashanah list and support programming for our Jewish youth. Honey Cakes are $18 each. Payment can be made by cheque, Visa or MasterCard. For security reasons, we do not accept credit card information by email or fax.
The order form can be downloaded here.
Please fill in the name and telephone number for all recipients. We want your recipient to enjoy fresh honey cake on Rosh Hashanah which begins on Sunday evening, September 29, making delivery before erev Rosh Hashanah difficult. We will phone everyone to inform them of your gift and arrange pick up. Limited deliveries will be made for those not attending services at Emanu-El or unable to pick up on Sunday, September 29 from 11:30am – 1:00pm.

Your completed order form along with payment can be mailed to the synagogue or put in an envelope in the synagogue office drop box. You can also telephone your order into the synagogue office at 250-382-0615 from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday.

Youth Group Apples & Honey fundraiser successful

A&H Fundraiser

Huge thanks to Ellen Dragushan for baking all the delicious honey cakes for our very successful Apples & Honey fundraiser. Special thanks to Marvin Kurier for helping with the lion’s share of the deliveries. This project got our Youth Group up and running! Grades 8 and up are invited to attend the next Youth Group meeting at Emanu-El on Sun, Oct. 1 at 1 pm.
And be sure to come to the Brechner’s Sukkot Open House – watch the newsletter for details.


Apples and Honey 2017/5778

Apples and Honey Cake 2

Order Deadline: September 10 —

Rosh Hashanah is coming! Send apples and a honey cake to everyone on your Rosh Hashanah list and support local programming for Jewish youth. Honey Cakes are $18 each. Payment can be made by cheque, Visa or MasterCard. For security reasons, we do not accept credit card information by email or fax.  Continue reading Apples and Honey 2017/5778

Apples & Honey: Thank You!

Thank you to all the wonderful volunteers who helped to make this year’s Apples & Honey fundraiser for youth programs such a success.

  • Thank you to Ellen Dragushan and Mitch Witkin for baking all the delicious honey cakes—and Jill Swartz for donating the apples. 
  • Thank you to our delivery volunteers: the Piuti family, Herzog family, Marvin Kurier, Penny Ross and Tony Leiman
  • Also thanks to Solomon Bodrug and Nathaniel for packing the bags. Really hope I didn’t forget anyone!

– RaeAnn