Congregation Or Chadash's Tree of Life was designed to honor or commemorate friends and loved ones .
Designed and created by Lester Jacobs, AIA, the Tree features rainbow stripes, leaves and bricks. Seven stripes of the rainbow emanate from the Or Chadash logo; approximately one hundred leaves descend from the branches; and a the base of the tree lie the foundation bricks and four bequest stones. The Tree of Life itself is made of wood, using various toned veneers; brass plaques will be added for each item purchased. The Tree of Life currently hangs on the North Wall of the Michigan Room, across from the Chapel.
Pricing for each level is as follows:
Rainbow stripe: $3600 per stripe (7 stripes available)
Brick: $720 per brick (36 bricks available)
Leaf: $360 per leaf (100 leaves available)
To make Tree of Life plaques affordable for all of our congregants, their families and friends, paymenet plans are available, including the opion of paying over three years -on a monthly or quarterly basis. The individual plaque will be mounted upon completion of payments. In order to purchase a Tree of Life plaque please complete the Tree of Life purchase argreement The form should be printed and signed and returned to Or Chadash.