Local Jewish Resources
Below is information on local and national Jewish resources:
JCC of the East Bay
: Serving Northern Alameda with education, activities and kosher lunches for all ages, Jewish Music Festival, and more.Lehrhaus Judaica
: This adult school for Jewish studies provides courses on interfaith issues, Jewish history, theology, links between Judaism and other world religions; Introduction to Judaism and Choosing Judaism series.
JCC of the East Bay
: Serving Northern Alameda with education, activities and kosher lunches for all ages, Jewish Music Festival, and more.
Jewish Community Relations Council
: Through education, community collaboration and advocacy, they work towards a more just society and a strong, vibrant Jewish community—both in the United States and in Israel.
Interfaith & Intercultural Outreach
Building Jewish Bridges
: Outreach to interfaith couples. They provide a comfortable, nonjudgmental place in which you can start exploring religious and cultural differences.Jewish Welcome Network
: Provides outreach consultation and resources to synagogues, Jewish schools and agencies of all denominations and affiliations in the Bay Area. Their mission is to help organizations increase their welcome and engagement of Jews, interfaith families, and all those who are interested in exploring Judaism and Jewish culture.
Blue Star PR
: Create messages that humanize perceptions of Israel.
New Israel Fund
: They are committed to democratic change within Israel, and fight for social justice and equality for all Israelis.
The Judah L. Magnes Museum
: A museum of art and history focused on the Jewish experience. A place of discovery for Jews and the community at large, and contributes to international scholarship and culture.
Contemporary Jewish Museum
: Engage audiences with dynamic exhibitions and programs that explore contemporary perspectives on Jewish culture, history, art, and ideas.
: A source for Jewish music song books, sheet music and CDs.
: A source for Jewish music to be downloaded either as pdf files for sheet music or mp3 files for audio music.
Progressive Jewish Alliance
: Dedicated to the Jewish traditions of pursuing peace, promoting equality and diversity, and working for social and economic justice.
Jewish Family & Children's Services
: Provide direct services to those most in need, offering a center for older adult services, parenting & youth services, counseling services, refugee & immigrant services, and volunteer services.
Jewish Vocational Services
: Build the skills needed to succeed in today's workplace. They assist individuals to achieve self-suffiency, and help business fulfill their employment goals.
Reutlinger Community for Jewish Living
: A senior residential community that offers quality health care, dining and enrichment programs that stimulate the mind-body-spirit through friendship, respect and dignity.
: Bay Area Jewish women working to end domestic violence.
Sinai Memorial Chapel
: helps Jewish families faced with the loss of a loved one. Although no one is ever adequately prepared to confront death, familiarity with Jewish traditional practices is a comfort during moments of bereavement. The Funeral Directors at Sinai Memorial Chapel help guide families in the traditional and reverent approach, which our Jewish faith dictates at a time of loss.
Funeral or memorial arrangements, Burial arrangements, A selection of traditional caskets, Use of Chapel for services, Assist in placing obituary notices in newspapers, Procuring death certificates and disposition permits, Arrangements for advance planning.Links to external websites do not necessarily reflect the views of Temple Sinai, and we are not responsible for the contents of those sites.