The Spirituality of Cancer

Posted by on Jan 30, 2020 in Kol Kehilla Newsletter | No Comments

by Judith C. Dambowic At age 58, I was working as a Physical Therapist/Feldenkrais practitioner at a Kaiser pain management clinic when I figured out the swelling in my eye […]

Executively Speaking: Following Youth Towards Climate Justice

by Michael Saxe-Taller, Executive Director For several years now the magnitude of the world-wide climate crisis has been lingering like a dark cloud at the edge of my consciousness. I […]

Kehilla in the West Bank: The Palpable Reality of Occupation: A Report Back

by Rabbi David J. Cooper On Monday, February 17, Rabbi David, Jim Haber and Becca Heisler will report about their experiences together this last December and January in the Occupied […]

In Memoriam: Allan Solomonow, z”l (1937-2020)

May the memory of the righteous be for a blessing. by Rabbi Burt Jacobson Allan Solomonow was one of the most remarkable and courageous human beings I have ever met, […]

Thank You for Your Generosity: February 2020

Thank You for Your Generosity Financial Accompaniment Teams Alison Brody Carole Lowenberg Cynthia Stone Gina Sconza Lisa Geduldig Steve Indig, in honor of Kung Pao Kosher Comedy for their support […]

Report Back from Protest and Vigil at the ICE headquarters

Posted by on Jan 3, 2020 in Kol Kehilla Newsletter | No Comments

The Or Shalom Jewish Community of San Francisco and Congregation Chochmat HaLev of Berkeley took the lead in organizing the monthly protest and vigil at the ICE headquarters in San […]

First Night and Into the Light – Highlights from the POC/JOC Hanukkah Party

Posted by on Jan 3, 2020 in Kol Kehilla Newsletter | No Comments

On December 22nd Kehilla Community Synagogue hosted a POC/JOC Hanukkah Party. About 30 people attended the special event held in the Fireside Room. Parents, children, partners and siblings attended, as […]

Thank You for Your Generosity: January 2019

Thank You for Your Generosity Financial General Donation Cathy Steirn and Chris Kinavey Gwyneth Kirk High Holy Day Tzedakah Dolores Taller Melissa Rapp, in memory of Jeff Rosen Robert Cohen […]

Kehilla Goes Greener

You may know that in 2014, Kehilla installed solar panels on our roof.  This has enabled us to get most of our electricity from our solar panels.  We are thrilled […]

Kehilla’s Board Column: Lisa’s Kol Nidre Speech (October 8, 2019)

Posted by on Dec 31, 2019 in Kol Kehilla Newsletter | No Comments

Kehilla board member, Lisa Korwin, spoke about her relationship to Kehilla at Kol Nidre services this year. We’re choosing to print her talk here to support each of us in […]