Thank You for Your Generosity: July Kol Kehilla

Annual Fund Shoshana and David Finacom Barry and Lauren Skeist General Fund Sandy Bredt and Em Holmes in honor of Chinabear Joseph Bob Roden and Sherry Novick The Chevra Kaddisha Committee in memory of Jay Koch’s mother Hedy Straus and Laura Boxer in memory of Jay Koch’s mother The following donations were all made in […]

Thank You for Your Time: July Kol Kehilla

  Sasha Gottfried, for proofreading the Weekly Email every single week  Dvora Gordon and Susala Kisber, for the greening, planting, and beautification of our Kehilla Courtyard  Amy Shutkin, Bob Olken, and Amy Bat Tzipora, for the Little Free Library that is now beautifully installed outside of Kehilla, and to Dvora Gordon, Barbara Haber, Luz, and […]

Community Klezmer Workshops for Simchat Torah

Click here for registration NOTE: You must attend at least 2 of the 4 workshops to play on Simchat Torah on October 1! We’re planning another rockin Simchat Torah celebration at Kehilla on October 1, hopefully with YOU in the band! Once again the intrepid and fabulous teachers/band leaders Mike Perlmutter and Jeanette Lewicki will […]

Want to join an affinity group? We would love to have you!

Dear Kehilla community, We are entering the next phase of the Racial Justice Initiative, now called the “Belonging and Allyship Project: Uncentering Whiteness and Building Racial Justice at Kehilla.” This is a working name, we are still trying to figure out the final form of the name and your suggestions are welcome. This project began […]

Thank You for Your Time: June Kol Kehilla

    Sharon Grodin, for being the kind and gentle shepherdess of the conversion process at Kehilla. Five recent conversions were celebrated, and we would like to honor her role as an educator at Kehilla, and a constant pillar of spiritual growth. Thank you! Shoshana Finacom, Marcie Rubel and Tova Vance, for helping plan and […]

Thank You for Your Generosity: June Kol Kehilla

Annual Fund Aaron Sachowitz (Sachs) Samuela Evans Janet Holmgren Monica Berson and Siraj Omar General Fund Miriam, Sally and Ilene Abrams in memory of Harry and Lee Abrams Miriam Zamora in honor of Jasper Vyda’s Bat Mitzvah and Satya Zamudio Bat Mitzvah Sandy Bredt in honor of Chinabear Joseph Sherry Novick Youth Scholarship Fund Ronald […]

Your vision of TRUTH

Calling all artists! We are excited to be putting together this year’s High Holy Days art exhibit reflecting the New Year’s theme of TRUTH. As the spiritual leadership team explains: Behold, you delight in truth in the inward being, and you teach me wisdom in the secret heart. Psalm 51:8 The Days of Awe bring […]

B’nei Mitzvah on the Horizon! 

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. Please be assured that having […]

Words of Gratitude for the Conclusion of the Kehilla School Year

Our Kehilla School team is still reveling in the sweetness of graduation and somewhat amazed that our school year has come to an end. The summer stretches out before us and we’re already looking forward to the learning the fall will bring. But these moments of transition can also be challenging, even when they’re positive […]

Thank You for Your Generosity

Annual Fund Ellen Goldblatt in honor of Rabbi David for Burke Rainey Dolores Taller in honor of Stephen Lee Taller Lenore Weiss Harriet Finkelstein Julie Patrusky Nicky Silver Laura Finkler and Larry Walter in honor of Dvora Gordon Lisa Korwin and Kip Walsh General Fund Michael-David Sasson Harry and Leatrice Abrams Julie and Michael Saxe-Taller […]