Become A Member

Become a Member

Drop By For a Visit!

We welcome your interest in learning more about the New Reform Temple. Come to a Shabbat service, a class, or event to experience firsthand the warmth, spirit, and depth of our community. We’d love to meet you!

We are a diverse, inclusive congregation located in the urban center of Kansas City. As an integrated part of the world around us, we value and celebrate the social dynamics of modern Jewish life. We welcome individuals, couples and families who subscribe to our values and want to raise children in a Jewish way. Regardless of race, creed or choice of partner.

We invite you to learn more about our congregation and contact us with any questions you might have by calling 816-523-7809. Our office hours are Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

How to Become a Member

The Membership Committee’s goal is to work with the Rabbi to interview prospective new members and make recommendations to the Board.

Download our membership application form. Once saved to your computer, you will need to open the form, fill out the application and mail along with a check for 25% of your dues to:

The New Reform Temple
7100 Main Street
Kansas City, MO 64114

Our dues schedule is as follows:
Age Single Family
Under 30 $200 $350
30-34 $350 $700
35-39 $800 $1,250
40+ $1,500 $1,900
For singles and couples below the age of 35, the first year of membership will be $36.
After this, the regular dues structure will be followed.
We strongly encourage those who are able to participate at a higher level:
Sponsor Benefactor Anchor Pillar
$2,750 $4,000 $6,000 $12,000

We do not turn anyone away for financial reasons. Dues are payable annually by June 30 for the fiscal year June 1 – May 31, but payments may be made on a semi-annual and quarterly basis if so desired. Please contact the Temple office for further questions regarding membership.