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May. 3rd, 2016

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We are keenly aware that information about our area's employment opportunities is key to your family moving to Dothan.

Excellent local jobs are available especially in government/aviation, education, non-profits, finance, healthcare, hospitality/tourism, manufacturing, and technology.

Here's several "hot jobs" currently under recruitment.

> Student Activities Coordinator ($59,000) Enterprise Community College
> Accountant MidSouth Bank
> Programmer/Systems Analyst II Houston County, AL
> Accountant LBA Hospitality
> Executive Assistant, Student Services AL College of Osteopathic Medicine

And, for immediate one-click access to the area's sixty-two largest employers' job postings web pages, Click here.

What's New?

Purim 2016 at Temple Emanu-El

March 28, 2016
Purim was a blast at Dothan's synagogue on March 25th. More…

Purim Carnival !

March 21, 2016
On Sunday March 20th, synagogue's Religious School celebrated its Annual Purim Carnival. More…

Congratulations Karen and Karen

March 8, 2016
We are so proud of Karen and Karen upon the occasion of their More…

Sold !

February 1, 2016
On Saturday evening, January 23, Temple Emanu-El celebrated Sisterhood's Annual Art Auction. More…

Let's Go to Camp !

January 15, 2016
On Sunday January 10th, Temple Emanu-El really enjoyed a visit from the director of the URJ's Regional Camp, Henry S. Jacobs. More…

Blumberg Scholars

Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine (ACOM)

For more information, or to apply for this scholarship, please visit either the:

Southeast Alabama Medical Foundation

at: or the


website at:


Enjoy this three minute experience of Dothan's reinvigorated, growing Jewish community.

Family Relocation Project Summary

Grants Up to $50,000

We are eager to move at least twenty Jewish families to Dothan Alabama by 2017. To achieve this objective, we offer financial assistance up to $50,000 per family.

Guiding Principles

  1. We seek Jewish families who intend to move to, and remain in, Dothan for at least five years.
  2. We will carefully evaluate candidate families so that we bring to Dothan those who have the best opportunity for success.
  3. Grants are available, for those who qualify, up to $50,000 in the following general categories (and maximum amounts):
    • Relocation - moving and resettling ($7,500)
    • Housing - primary residence ($7,500)
    • Temple Emanu-El membership ($1,000)
    • Repaying outstanding educational loans ($15,000)
    • Small business seed money ($15,000)
    • Children's private secular K-12 education ($7,500)
    • Other outstanding financial obligations ($7,500)

Qualification Standards

  1. Pass background and credit checks
  2. Submit written personal and Rabbinic references
  3. Host an in-home visit at your current residence
  4. Travel to Dothan to meet your new community

Interested in this once in a lifetime opportunity?


Blumberg Family Jewish Community Services seeks to build, sustain, and assure the continuity of a vibrant Jewish community in Dothan, Alabama.

Our work is driven by the core values of areivut (assuming responsibility for our fellow Jews) and chased (performing acts of loving kindness).

We are guided by a deep devotion to Judaism and a profound commitment to fulfill the Biblical imperative of tikkun olam (repairing the world).