The synagogue is open to all members of Jewish faith, and we also welcome and engage interfaith couples as part of our community. Tree of Life*Or L’Simcha offers countless portals of entry into Jewish life, from prayer and ritual observance, to education and social events. Those interested in membership are welcomed–and encouraged–to pay us a visit in person!

Full Membership

Full dues for are $1750 annually.

Reduced dues are available.

Contributory memberships above the standard rate are also available to offset those members who cannot afford to pay full dues.

Benefits Include:
  • eligibility to be a board member

  • voting in congregational decisions

  • seats for high holidays

  • utilization of space for life events

  • ability to purchase cemetery plots at member rates

  • access to services and programming

A La Carte Membership

A more customized membership package allows new members to try out the services they need.


$1000 out-of-pocket maximum (excluding Religious School cost)


Annual buy-in for up to 3 years starting at $100.


$25 per high holiday ticket


Adult education, cultural, and social event packages available ($50 per person)


Religious school ($600 per child) and bar mitzvah lessons ($250 per child + private tutor).

Benefits Include:
  • eligibility to be a board member

  • vote in congregational decisions

  • access to services

Friends of the Tree

Memberships for non-local supporters.

Supporter ($250)

Sponsor ($500)

Patron ($1000)

Angel ($2500)

Benefits Include:
  • Annual recognition in the Simcha Tree

  • Receive regular synagogue correspondence

  • Standing invitation to join for services

  • Equal access as local congregants to facilities upon rebuilding, including internal memorials and exhibits


(412) 521-6788


5898 Wilkins Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15217

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