Help Kulanu feed hungry Ugandan students with a Passover message!

A Kulanu volunteer, Dr Liz Feldman of Illinois, recently forwarded our call to action to her networks with the message below. We think it’s a great way to inspire tzedekah (charity) as part of the Passover holiday! Please feel free to use this or your own holiday greeting to tell your friends, family and colleagues […]

Kulanu-Kaifeng Speaking Tour Starts April 29!

Shi Lei, a descendant of the historic Jewish community of Kaifeng and an experienced lecturer and tour guide, will be joining us from China very soon. Click here to see the original announcement of his speaking tour. Check the list below to find an event near you, or to see what dates are still available […]

The History of Jewish Kaifeng – A Beautiful Online Slideshow

Enid Bloch, a photographer and scholar from Buffalo, NY, in collaboration with Shi Lei, has made a superb slideshow on the history of the Kaifeng Community. Shi Lei will be working with this slideshow as the basis for his presentations. You can view this Kulanu-Kaifeng slideshow at For more about the Jews of Kaifeng, […]

Thank You for Honoring Karen and Aron Primack!

We have just posted the online tribute journal honoring Karen and Aron Primack for their many years of service to Kulanu and to Jews around the world! Thank you to the many people who contributed money, kind words, and inspiring tales about these two special people. We invite you to view the online ad journal […]

Happy Passover!

May this be a joyous and meaningful Passover for you and your loved ones. Thanks to each of you for your interest in and support for Kulanu! Harriet Harriet Bograd, President

Ethiopian Jewry gets its first Haggada

Jerusalem Post – March 12 2010 – by Ruth Eglash – The historic saga of Ethiopian Jewry, with its unique traditions and customs, will be incorporated into the mainstream Pessah story for the first time in a new Haggada written by Ethiopian-Jewish history expert Rabbi Menachem Waldman. Set to reach bookstores this weekend, the […]

Help Kulanu feed hungry students in Uganda

Help Kulanu feed hungry Jewish, Muslim & Christian kids at Abayudaya SK High School in Uganda! In the Kulanu-supported Abayudaya schools of Uganda, hungry students are commonplace.  That is why we are grateful to have received a matching grant offer of $7500 from The Estelle Friedman Gervis Family Foundation.  If our donors can match […]