Contact Us

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Vassar Temple
140 Hooker Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
(845) 454-2570
(845) 452-5161 (FAX)
Office Hours:
Monday – Friday
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
In case of any other emergency please contact
Alan Kaflowitz, President 845-392-8660
or Susan Karnes Hecht, Vice President  845-518-2687


Administrative Assistant: Karen Clark


(845) 454-2570 

Rabbi: Rabbi Renni S. Altman, D.D.
(845) 454-2570

Religious School Director:

Rabbi Renni S. Altman, D.D.


 (845) 454-2570


President: Alan Kaflowitz
Men’s Club
Social Action


Adult Education


College Student Liason


Nachamu (Bereavement)


Publicity (Bulletin article
submission only)


Publicity Committee
Reyut (Caring)


Ritual Committee
Scrip (Gift Cards): Sandra Mamis


Tiny Temple


Rabbi Golomb (Talmud class)


For more information on the committees above, please see the Committee page available here.