Kehilla Greening Committee

Posted by on Aug 9, 2017 in Announcements, Greening Committee | No Comments

by Jeff Hoffman The Kehilla Greening Committee is looking for a few good environmentalists. Are you passionate about climate change, clean energy, environmental justice and other “green” topics? Come join us! The basic time commitment is fairly minimal and can be credited toward your avodah hours. We meet once a month at Kehilla to plan events and […]

Thank You for Your Generosity

Posted by on Aug 7, 2017 in Announcements | No Comments

General Fund Anna Martin & Loel Solomon in honor of 2017 Retreat Camping Subsidy Simone Masson & Jaime Levy in honor of Elek Terri Masson-Levy’s Baby Naming Michael Butler and Elissa Gershon in honor of the service leaders and teachers for Aaron Butler’s Bar Mitzvah: Rabbi David, Julie Nesnansky, Debbie Fier, Beth Dickinson and Natalie […]

Oakland Community Organizations 40th Anniversary Celebration

Posted by on Aug 7, 2017 in Announcements | No Comments

by Mandy Bratt Oakland Community Organizations (OCO) is celebrating 40 years of transforming lives, communities and neighborhoods, on Sunday, September 17, 2017, at the Ascension Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Oakland from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. OCO is requesting your support through a silent auction donation.  Kehilla members have made some very generous donations in the […]

August Bar/Bat Mitzvah’s

Posted by on Aug 7, 2017 in Announcements | No Comments

Dear Kehilla community, You are invited to join us at the following Shabbat morning services as these amazing 7th graders become Bar/Bat mitzvah. Some of us may feel a little hesitant about coming to a Shabbat service when a young person we do not know personally is becoming Bar/Bat mitzvah, but please be assured that […]

Job Announcement: Program and Communications Manager

Summary Kehilla Community Synagogue seeks a warm, passionate and motivated individual with superb communications and administrative experience to join our collaborative staff and engaged congregation.  Position is open immediately Who We Are Kehilla Synagogue is a dynamic Jewish Renewal congregation rooted in deep Jewish spirituality and audacious social justice organizing. Founded 35 years ago by […]

Oakland A’s Jewish Heritage Night

Posted by on Jul 20, 2017 in Announcements | No Comments

Join Kehilla for a special night of baseball on Tuesday, August 15th at the Oakland A’s 7th annual Jewish Heritage night! Jewish Heritage Night in the Eastside Club Stadium Gates Open: 4:30 PM Jewish Heritage Night Special Pregame Event: 4:35pm to 7:05pm Pregame Event: Eastside Club – Enter at Eastside Club/BART Entrance Pick up your Exclusive A’s […]

Thank You for Your Generosity

Posted by on Jul 5, 2017 in Announcements | No Comments

Annual Fund Carol Rothman and Scott Ullman in memory of Carol’s mother, Esther Rothman Janet Holmgren Lynn Bravewomon Phil Weintraub Shoshana Finacom in gratitude for the appreciation of Sharon Grodin, Shulamit Wise-Fairman, Debbe Fier, Julie Nesnansky and Bracha Stone for the love and support and all that each did to help me become Bat Mitzvah. […]

2017 Interfaith Art Exhibition: A Call for Art Proposals

Posted by on Jul 5, 2017 in Announcements | No Comments

201 7 Art Exhibition – “Collaboration and Connection” Call for Art Proposals The Faith Trio, an interfaith alliance of Kehilla along with the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California and Montclair Presbyterian Church, has sponsored three large interfaith art exhibitions in 2011, 2013 and 2015. Many Kehilla artists have participated in these exhibitions and many […]

July Bar/Bat Mitzvah’s

Posted by on Jul 5, 2017 in Announcements | No Comments

Dear Kehilla community, You are invited to join us at the following shabbat morning services as these amazing 7th graders become Bar/Bat mitzvah. Some of us may feel a little hesitant about coming to a shabbat service when a young person we do not know personally is becoming Bar/Bat mitzvah, but please be assured that […]

Kehilla Staff Transition

Posted by on Jul 5, 2017 in Announcements, Staff Writing | No Comments

Dear Beloved Kehilla Friends, I am writing to you with news of a bittersweet change for me. I want to let you know that I will soon be moving out of the Bay Area. I have been having some health challenges and am fortunate to have the opportunity to spend some time in Hawaii where […]