Association Synagoge in Voehl

The association maintains and operates the building of the listed synagogue. Its fields of activity are events with art and culture, educational work and genealogy. It promotes contact with descendants of the Jews of Vöhl.

Foundation of the Förderkreis "Synagoge in Vöhl" e.V.:

November 9, 1999


Preservation and restoration of the former synagogue in Vöhl;

Establishment of a museum, 

commemorating former Jewish citizens and

to provide access to Jewish culture, religion and tradition.

Register of associations at the district court of Korbach No. VR 431

Number of members:

223 (02/2023) (founding members on 09.11.1999: 74)

Membership fee:

15 EUR or 7,50 EUR for additional family members, socially weak etc. (minimum contribution)

Bank account / Donation account:

Förderkreis "Synagoge in Vöhl" e.V.;

Sparkasse Waldeck-Frankenberg;

BIC: HELADEF1KOR (former bank code: 523 500 05);

IBAN: DE56523500050007007222

Recognition of non-profit status by certificate of the tax office Frankenberg dated 18.12.2020

Articles of association: Förderkreis "Synagoge in Vöhl" e.V. of 22.3.2019


Members of the Board

Board of Directors:

    1st chairman Karl-Heinz Stadtler, Vöhl
    2nd Chairman Philipp Wecker, Bad Arolsen
    1st treasurer: Herbert Keim, Frankenberg
    2nd treasurer: Birgit Stadtler, Vöhl
    1st secretary: Elke Müller, Vöhl
    2nd secretary: Karin Keller, Korbach


    Jan Friedrich Eisenberg, Vöhl
    Anna Evers, Vöhl
    Peter Göbel, Vöhl
    Berthold Herberz, Marburg
    Barbara Sahra Küpfer, Roda
    Dr. Thomas Ludolph, Frankenberg
    Günter Maier, Marienhagen
    Walter Schauderna, Vöhl
    Christel Schiller, Vöhl

How can I get involved?

With a membership in the Föderkreis you can support and shape the cultural work of the association and the work as a memorial. Also they are always up to date with our newsletters via the e-mail distribution list. 

The regular events
"Synagogue Concerts",
literature cafés,
"Cinema on Tuesday",
commemorative events on Jan. 27 and Nov. 9,
exhibitions and
they can help plan.

The projects:
"information boards on Vöhl houses“, 
„biographies and family trees of the Jews in the district WA-FKB“ and
"museum in the Synagogue“ 
are made or organized by members of the association.

Also need:
the hospitality,
the bookkeeping,
the public relations and 
the preservation of the synagogue
the commitment of the members.

If you are interested please Contact us!

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