BAR&BAT MITZVA

Hojmi Policy for Bar Mitzva Boys and Bat Mitzva Girls

Two Categories to be described in the following few paragraphs would be:

case a. Member family unit

AND

case b. Non member family unit.

Boys:

A boy reaching 13 years of age will require preparation for the Big Day. 12 months prior to the Birthday the Family will contact The Hojmi Rabbi or/and The President to arrange for one of the Tutors to set up and start executing the learning structure. Including some (or all) of the following: Putting on the tefillin, benching, leading some portions of the shabbat/daily Prayer, reading the torah, maftir. The Hojmi Rabbi will guide the student and the tutor during the whole process.

In case a:  The Family will make arrangements with Hojmi President  to have a special Kiddush the Shabbat following the actual Bar Mitzva date and Hojmi President will make arrangements accordingly. The family will be responsible for the tuition fee directly to the tutor. (Cost dependent on the intensity of the required program).

In case b:  The family MUST arrange a full membership in advance for the year of Bar Mitzva .If the Family is interested to have food served (ex. Kiddush…) arrangements need to be made with the Hojmi president.  The family will be responsible for the tuition fee directly to the tutor. (Cost dependent on the intensity of the required program).

 

Girls:

A girl reaching 12 years of age will require a preparation course for the Big Day. 12 months prior to the Birthday the Family will contact The Hojmi Rabbi or/and The President to arrange for one of the Tutors to set up and start executing the learning sessions for the young lady. It will include some (or all) of the following: Shabbat observance and preparation, challah baking, customs and traditions, woman’s role in Jewish family.

In case a: The Family will make arrangements to have a special Kiddush the Shabbat following the actual Bat Mitzva date and Hojmi President will make arrangements accordingly. The family will be responsible for the tuition fee directly to the tutor. (TBD directly with the President)

In case b: The family MUST arrange a full membership in advance for the year of Bat Mitzva. If the family is interested to have food served (ex. Kiddush…) arrangements need to be made with Hojmi president. The family will be responsible for the tuition fee directly to the tutor. (TBD directly with the President)

 

Thank you and Mazal Tov!