Photography by Glenn Shor & Mixed Media & More by Lynn Lazarus

Posted by on Apr 11, 2019 in Announcements | No Comments

We invite you to enjoy our current new art exhibit in the Fireside Room, featuring the photography of Glenn Shor and mixed media and more by Lynn Lazarus. The show will be up through the summer. To ensure availablity of the space for viewing, you may want to call or email Dee at 510-547-2424 x 100 […]

Torah-scope:Study Torah with Rabbi Chaya Gusfield in a Small Group (6-8)

Five sessions start at the end of April Use your birth portion as a lens into our sacred Torah text. Your birth portion is the Torah portion that was being read during the week you were born. (Hebrew birth date) We will learn different approaches to studying Torah focusing on uncovering the personal significance of […]

Thank You for Your Generosity: April 2019

Thank You for Your Generosity Financial Annual Fund Jennifer Wong & Mark Schlosberg Barbara Petterson & David Lee Rabbi’s Discretionary Fund Samuel & Daphne Noily Volunteer Shoshkie Finacom for carrying the entirety of the Yahrzeit project for years, and supporting the transition to a digital system with care and her habitual attention to detail and […]

B’nei Mitzvah on the Horizon! April

Dear Kehilla community, You are invited to join us as at the following Shabbat morning services as some incredible humans become B’nei 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 B’nei Mitzvah. Please be assured that having Kehilla community members present […]

Rimonim New Liturgy Project Seeks Short Term Volunteers

Rimonim New Liturgy Project Seeks Short Term Volunteers This is Aurora Levins Morales, a resident poet of Kehilla.  You’ve heard me read my work during services for years. Now, other synagogues are using my poetry, too, and asking me to write pieces for them.  While it’s fun and rewarding, it’s a disorganized and mostly unpaid way to […]

Get on the phone to help Norah!

Dear Kehilla Community, We all want to do what we can to help secure a happy and healthy future for our precious Norah who is living with Fanconi Anemia (see NorahNeedsYou.com for more information). AND there IS something that you can do right now that will hugely increase our chances of finding a match for […]

Announcing the establishment of the Ariel Rose Memorial Fund

Dear Friends and Family of Ariel: To honor our dear Ariel, we are announcing today the establishment of the Ariel Rose Memorial Fund.  We have found the perfect non-profit partner in the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights and specifically with their new project, Restore Oakland. Now under construction just minutes from our house, Restore […]

Thank You for Your Generosity: March 2019

Thank You for Your Generosity Financial Annual Fund Joel Kreisberg & Wendy Buffett General Fund for Day to Day Operations Cathy Steirn, in memory of Bernice Steirn Diane Elliott & Burt Jacobson, in memory of Leonard Elliot, Eliezer ben Shmuel Yitzkhak Susan Buseck Terumah Building Fund Joel Kreisberg & Wendy Buffett Youth Scholarship Fund Lisa Bernard-Pearl, in loving […]

Join us in our effort to help secure a happy and healthy future for our precious Norah!

Dear Kehilla Community, We all want to do what we can to help secure a happy and healthy future for our precious Norah who is living with Fanconi Anemia. (See NorahNeedsYou.com for more information.) AND there IS something that you can do right now that will hugely increase our chances of finding a match for […]

Tot Shabbat Schedule Changes

Due to the popular demand of our 1st Saturday Tot Shabbat service every month, we will begin adding 3rd Saturday Tot Shabbat services in May! There will no longer be any 4th Friday Tot Shabbat services. Families are also welcome at any service at Kehilla. Updated Tot Shabbat schedule through June: Saturdays from 10:30 am […]