Thank You for Your Generosity: October 2018

Thank You for Your Generosity Financial Annual Fund Diane Elliot and Burt Jacobson Mary Ross, in honor of the streaming of High Holy Day Services for homebound attendees General Fund The Louisa Kreisberg Family Foundation Eric Boskin Janet Kranzberg High Holiday Tzedakah Janet Kranzberg, in memory of my parents, Betty & Max Kranzberg, Melanie Kaye […]

Torah Chanting Opportunities!

Love to chant Torah? We want YOU to leyn! Teens and Adults, let’s do this, one aliyah at a time 🙂 Join us for Shabbat morning services and share your skills and love of leynen with our community. If you’re interested but have never chanted torah before, or if it’s been a long time and […]

B’nei Mitzvah on the Horizon! October

Dear Kehilla community, You are invited to join us at the following shabbat morning services as these amazing humans become Bat/Bar 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 Bat/Bar Mitzvah. Please be assured that having Kehilla community members present brings […]

Attention All Healthcare Providers and Advocates: The Economic Justice Committee (EJC) asks for your help in improving health and safety conditions in Alameda County jails

Attention All Healthcare Providers and Advocates: The Economic Justice Committee (EJC) asks for your help in improving health and safety conditions in Alameda County jails. Kehilla’s Economic Justice Committee (EJC) had a full committee retreat on August 26, coming away with renewed energy to focus as a committee on the Live Free work of Oakland […]

High Holy Day Services

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Rosh Hashanah: September 9-11, 2018 Kol Nidre/Yom Kippur: September 18-19, 2018 Click here for more information on services, tickets, live-streaming, and more 

Thank You for Your Time: August & September Kol Kehilla

    Thank you to the many volunteers who made the Annual Retreat and the Tisha B’Av Interfaith Ceremony successful events and deeply meaningful experiences for all who attended.  Many More Thank Yous Keeping track of all the people who make Kehilla amazing is a difficult task! Though we express gratitude in many ways, when it […]

Thank You for Your Generosity: August & September Kol Kehilla

General Fund Michelle Roland and Richard Miles Susala Kisber General Fund for Sanctuary Shower Project Anna Martin and Loel Solomon Irene McPhail Leila MacBeth Marge Sussman Penny Rosenwasser Renee Enteen and Gail Grassi Ruth and Jay Koch Debbie Fier Immigration Project Funds Barbara Buckley Elizheva Hurvich and Bob Fink in honor of the Amazing Sanctuary Work […]

B’nei Mitzvah on the Horizon! August & September

Dear Kehilla community, You are invited to join us at the following Shabbat morning services as these amazing humans 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 Kehilla community members present brings […]

Open Minds, Open Hearts: Exploring Class Dynamics in Our Kehilla Community

**Calling all Kehilla members!** You are all invited to participate in a FREE experiential workshop entitled: OPEN MINDS, OPEN HEARTS: EXPLORING CLASS DYNAMICS IN OUR KEHILLA COMMUNITY, on Sunday, October 7, 2018, from 1-5 PM. The workshop will be facilitated by Kehilla member Penny Rosenwasser and members of the Kehilla Working Class/Low Income Group. Class […]

To Members of Our Kehilla Community who Identify as JEWS OF COLOR:

Aurora Levins Morales will be leading an Affinity Group for Jews of Color, as part of our new Kehilla Racial Justice Initiative. Since the day & time of this meeting is still being set – though will likely be in August or early September– if you would like to attend this meeting, please email Penny […]