• East Bay Chevra Kadisha Consortium

    Often a region has several Chevra Kadisha groups, each primarily serving its own congregational community, each working independently, with little knowledge of what the others are doing. In such a situation, the support and services provided to the region may be enriched by creating a Regional Chevra Kadisha Consortium, with Read more

  • Upstart Bay Area

    Upstart Bay Area inspires and empowers leaders to dream, build, and grow bold initiatives that enhance the vitality of Jewish life. We envision a world where Jewish communities are thriving hubs of innovation, creating a more just, vibrant, and inclusive future. Our core values are: Empathy: We tap into the hearts and Read more

  • Camp Tawonga

    For over 90 years, Camp Tawonga has served as a leader in Jewish camping, fostering in children and families a deep connection to nature, community and Judaism within a warm, welcoming and inclusive environment. Tawonga runs programming for children, families and young adults at our premier residential camp located outside Yosemite National Read more

  • J. The Jewish News of Northern California

    J. The Jewish New of Northern California formerly known as the Jweekly is a print newspaper following what’s happening in the Jewish community throughout Northern California. The paper is updated daily with both print and online publications giving a voice to the Jewish community of Northern California.

  • JCC Maccabi Sports Camp

    JCC Maccabi Sports Camp aims to build strong character and Jewish community through sports. If your child loves sports and wants to advance his or her skills in a supportive camp environment, you’ve found the perfect camp. During our two-week sessions, campers focus on developing athletic skills and improving as Read more

  • URJ Camp Newman

    Reform Jewish camping is an integral part of the Reform Jewish experience in North America. Since its establishment in 1947, the URJ Camp Newman Institute for Living Judaism has always maintained a unique culture of living Judaism. In that time, we’ve impacted the lives of over 100,000 children, teens, and Read more

  • Camp Ramah in Northern California

    Camp Ramah in Northern California is an innovative Jewish summer camp located along the beautiful shores of Monterey Bay, California. Camp Ramah in Northern California offers an overnight camp experience that combines the excitement of specialty programming in ocean exploration, performing arts, and adventure sports with the cherished traditions, nurturing environment, and Read more

  • Chabad of Alameda

    Chabad Alameda is a home where everyone is welcome – regardless of affiliation, level of knowledge or observance. We strive to create a warm, welcoming environment to explore and experience our heritage in a non-judgmental and inviting atmosphere. We are founded on the principle that, while Jews embrace many levels Read more

  • Hebrew Free Loan Association

    Hebrew Free Loan Association provides zero-interest loans at no cost to Jewish individuals in Northern California to help them achieve their dreams. Our loans support those who are facing serious financial challenges or realizing life dreams. As loans are repaid, funds are recycled to make new loans. They’ve proven the Read more

  • InterfaithFamily

    We support interfaith couples and families in all parts of the Bay Area. Whether you’re in the North Bay and Wine Country, East Bay, San Francisco, Peninsula or South Bay, we’d love to meet you and hear your stories.

  • Jewish Vocational Services

    Jewish Vocational Service transforms lives by helping people to build in-demand skills and make connections to find good jobs. With 40+ years of experience, JVS knows how to help people find good jobs. We focus our programs on industries that are hiring and can offer career path jobs, such as Read more

  • A Wider Bridge

    We are building a movement of pro-Israel LGBTQ people and allies, with strong interest in and commitment to supporting Israel and its LGBTQ community. A Wider Bridge builds personal rather than political relationships with Israel and LGBTQ Israelis, providing leaders, organizations and communities, both in Israel and North America, with Read more

  • Jewish Coalition for Literacy

    The ability to read fluently is essential for success in life. Yet, only 28% of children who completed third grade in California public schools achieved reading proficiency on the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) test in 2015. Proficiency in reading by the end of third grade is a crucial Read more

  • Hasidah

    Hasidah is the voice of hope and compassion that raises awareness of infertility, connects people to support resources, and reduces financial barriers to treatment in the Jewish community. Hasidah breaks the financial barriers to fertility treatment by providing grants and loans for IVF and related expenses. Their network brings people Read more

  • Jewish LearningWorks

    Jewish LearningWorks advances Jewish learning that enriches lives, and that enables the learner to flourish as a human being and as a Jew. We do that by empowering educators and parents and by operating the Jewish Community Library. For over 100 years, Jewish LearningWorks has served as an essential foundation Read more

  • Sinai Memorial Chapel

    Since 1902, Sinai Memorial Chapel has helped families in the greater San Francisco Bay Area honor the death and memory of their loved ones. We help people fulfill their personal wishes at their time of loss and can guide them in the practices of Jewish tradition. We will be by Read more

  • Congregation Beth Shalom in Modesto

    Congregation Beth Shalom is a warm and welcoming Jewish community. They are a diverse community and take great pride in being The Center for Jewish Life in Greater Modesto and Stanislaus County.  They have programs for seniors, families, young children, adult education, youth activities, conversion classes, and concerts.

  • Be’Chol Lashon

    Be’chol Lashon (In Every Tongue) grows and strengthens the Jewish people through ethnic, cultural, and racial inclusiveness. We advocate for the diversity that has characterized the Jewish people throughout history, and through contemporary forces including intermarriage, conversion and adoption. We foster an expanding Jewish community that embraces its differences. Be’chol Read more

  • Bend the Arc

    We are the Bay Area Chapter of Bend the Arc: Jewish Action, a movement of progressive Jews across America who are building a country that lives up to our values of justice and equality for all. For more than 10 years, we’ve organized the local Jewish community in the Bay Read more

  • Berkeley Institute for Jewish Law and Israel Studies

    The Berkeley Institute houses two core programs, the Berkeley Program on Israel Studies, a nationally-recognized initiative for the study of Israel, and the Berkeley Program on Jewish Law, Thought and Identity, the only program of its type in the western United States. Together the Institute’s programs promote student and faculty engagement by Read more

  • Congregation B’nai Israel in Vallejo

    Congregation B’nai Israel is the only independent synagogue serving Solano County. The congregation is a welcoming, inclusive, egalitarian community; spiritual and traditional. They offer joyous, musical shabbat and holiday services, religious school, adult education, and monthly events.

  • JLens Network

    Founded in 2012, JLens is a network of institutions and individual investors inspired by a Jewish lens on ‘impact investing,’ an increasingly popular investment discipline that considers social and environmental impact in addition to financial return. Impact investing is a new term for an old concept: that values, ethics, and mission extend to investment Read more

  • Berkeley-Oakland Midrasha

    Midrasha is a school for the East Bay Jewish community’s 8th-12th graders. It’s a community-based, pluralistic school, with multiple campuses. Midrasha helps teens connect deeply to a Jewish peer community, find truly supportive mentors, and to learn more about who they are and what it means to be Jewish. Through Read more

  • Jewish Youth for Community Action

    JYCA: Jewish Youth for Community Action is a youth-led organization that empowers Jewish youth to take action for social justice through innovative leadership development, community organizing, and education. At JYCA, every individual is respected and valued, everyone’s ideas are taken seriously and enthusiastic participation is the norm.

  • Kehilla Community Synagogue

    Kehilla is a community of social progressives and spiritual seekers: a  participatory, musical, celebratory and democratic congregation of all ages, identities and family constellations.

  • Under One Tent

    Convened by the Contra Costa JCC, Under One Tent is a collaborative effort of the many synagogues, Jewish schools, and organizations serving Contra Costa County and the Tri-Valley region. Working together, we present a diverse line-up of cultural and educational programs that reflect the vitality and inclusiveness of our community.

  • Jewish Studio Project

    Part urban art studio, part house of Jewish learning, part spiritual community, Jewish Studio Project (JSP) activates creativity in individuals and communities to make life more meaningful, Judaism more vibrant and the world more just. JSP’s home in Berkeley, Studio AM, lifts up the creative potential in each person and Read more

  • Chabad of Solano County

    Launched in September 2009, Chabad is your address for everything Jewish in Solano County. From students to retirees, young professionals to moms, dads and kids, there is something for everyone here. We have exciting holiday programs, enriching classes, and reinvigorating Shabbat meals. We are here to serve you, and with Read more

  • Moishe House

    Come join Moishe House Berkeley as we create a welcoming, inclusive, and fun community. Our programming will provide a space to learn and grow individually and as a community. Come join us as we explore our unique city, engage in thoughtful discussions, and connect with Israeli and Jewish culture. We’re Read more