Thank You for Your Generosity

Posted by on Feb 27, 2017 in Announcements | No Comments

In Honor of Rabbi David Denise Abrams and David Harrington Ruth Atkin Amy Bat Tzipora Pamela Berkowitz Chela Blitt in honor Lynn Bravewomon Sandy Bredt and Em Herzstein Elaine Brown Rita Karuna Cahn Chaya Family Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation Barbara Cohen Karen Cohn and Teri Gruenwald Marjorie Cox Valerie Curtis and Naomi Tucker […]

Thank You to Alameda County Community Food Bank Volunteers

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Thanks very much to the Kehilla volunteers who helped on Friday morning, February 3 at the Alameda County Community Food Bank, and bagged fruit for distribution to needy people in Alameda County. Volunteers were David Green, Dan Alpert, Ellen Bernstein, Jeanette Nichols, Karen Friedman, Laura Nelson, Lea Delson and Richard Speiglman. This activity was organized by the Faith Trio, an interfaith alliance of […]

Faith Trio Announces Website Featuring Our Interfaith Art

Posted by on Feb 27, 2017 in Announcements, Tikkun Olam | No Comments

After several years of effort, the interfaith art team is excited to announce the website documenting our work and our interfaith art exhibitions. These exhibitions feature artwork expressing a commitment to peace, understanding, coexistence and dialogue among diverse faiths and include many works by Kehilla artists. This website has been developed with the support of […]

Shabbaton with Rabbi Jeff Roth: March 25-26, 2017

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  Sponsored by Kehilla Community Synagogue Saturday, March 25th at 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM – Shabbat Davening Kehilla is thrilled to host Rabbi Jeff Roth, the founder and director of the Awakened Heart Project for Contemplative Judaism, and co-founder of Elat Chayyim, the Jewish Spiritual Retreat Center where he served as executive director and […]

Three Ways to Celebrate Purim!

Posted by on Feb 26, 2017 in Announcements | No Comments

KEHILLA SCHOOL PURIM SHPIEL!   Thursday, March 9, 5pm Join Kehilla School’s young people for a low key, all-in, DIY Purim Spiel!  Sanctuary.       PURIM LIKE ITS 5777!  Saturday, March 11, 6:00-11pm With Kehilla, Chochmat HaLev  and Urban Adamah  6:00 pm – Pre-Party Family Friendly Puppet Show and Costume Parade with Jen Miriam. 7:00 pm […]

Kehilla School Director Job Announcement

Kehill is hiring for a School Director! Join us in loving our kids into their most authentic selves We’re looking for a Jewish educator who wants to join a community and lead a school that is in alignment with their values and aspirations for a more just and compassionate world. Kehilla celebrates activism and spiritual practice, […]

Thank You for Your Generosity

Posted by on Jan 27, 2017 in Announcements | No Comments

Annual Fund Ty and Kathleen Ding in memory of Steve Schour Dorothy and Paul Wachter in honor of the Shen Sachter Family   General Fund Nancy Achorn in appreciation of Avi Rose Judith Albert in memory of Stew Albert and David Dobkin Sandy Bredt and Em Herzstein in honor of Susan Freundlich Arthur Eckstein in […]

Join the Resistance! Two Connected Workshops for Intergenerational and Congregational Response to the New Political Reality

Posted by on Jan 26, 2017 in Announcements, Tikkun Olam | No Comments

  Two groups of  social justice activists are planning two distinct workshops to facilitate Kehilla members’ coming together to work on our resistance efforts. Intergenerational Activist Gathering at Kehilla      Saturday, February 18, 4pm – 6pm, Social Hall There will be a panel discussion with: Julie Aronowitz: Currently doing work with Faith in Action, OCO’s […]

Interfaith Food Bank Volunteering, Come Join Us!

Posted by on Jan 24, 2017 in Announcements | No Comments

by Lea Delson A group of 24 volunteers from four congregations volunteered at the Alameda County Community Food Bank (ACCFB) on Friday morning, December 30. This volunteer effort was sponsored by the Faith Trio, an alliance of Kehilla Community Synagogue along with Montclair Presbyterian Church and the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California. Volunteers from Temple […]

Welcome to Dee Ward, Our New Office Administrator

Posted by on Jan 24, 2017 in Announcements | No Comments

We are pleased to announce that we have hired Dee Ward as our new Kehilla Office Administrator. Dee’s first day in the office will be Monday, January 30. Please stop by to say hello. You can learn more about Dee below. We have also said goodbye and thanks to Christine Haider-Winnett, our temporary Office Assistant. […]