THANK YOU Estelle Friedman Gervis Family Foundation! And All of You!

In July, the Kulanu/Abayudaya Child Hunger Project received a 30-day emergency matching grant from the Estelle Friedman Gervis Family Foundation and in just three weeks, 35 Kulanu supporters responded to help us meet the match. Thank you all! This enables us to return to our usual fundraising efforts to support this terribly important program. One […]

Read About the Installation of Rabbi Gershom Sizomu, the Batei Din and 1st Meeting of the Pan-African Jewish Alliance

The installation of Rabbi Gershom Sizomu has received extensive coverage throughout the U.S. We have loved reading the articles and thought we would provide you with links to some of them:

Alex Armah From Ghana Visits Uganda

Kulanu made possible a four-month visit from Alex Armah, teacher and spiritual leader of the Sefwi Wiawso community in Ghana to the Abayudaya in Uganda. He writes weekly to Kulanu and we thought you would like to read these excerpts from a few of his reports.

Not Just A Cup of Coffee

“Not Just a Cup But a Just Cup” is the title of a wonderful article by Charles London in this month’s issue of O The Oprah Magazine.  With wonderful pictures of JJ Keki and other members of the Mirembe Kawomera interfaith coffee cooperative in Uganda, the article notes that with help from Kulanu, “coffee growers […]

Summer 2008 Newsletter Available Online

Kulanu’s Summer 2008 Newsletter is online now and tells of Rabbi Gershom Sizomu’s ordination in May and visits to Jewish communities in Peru, Suriname, Ethiopia, Israel and Southern Italy.  To read the issue, please visit the Kulanu website here.

Kulanu’s New President!

Many of you have met Harriet Bograd, who has been serving as Kulanu’s treasurer, by email, in-person or telephone.  Harriet has now stepped up to receive the mantle of leadership being passed on by Kulanu’s founder, Jack Zeller.  The new issue of the newsletter includes an article about Harriet and Jack, as well as Harriet’s […]