Join the 92Y Resource Center for Jewish Diversity and the Ethiopian Jewish community in New York for a festive and authentic Ethiopian Shabbat dinner, co-hosted by Chassida Shmella: Ethiopian Jewish Community of North America. Come feast on traditional Ethiopian dishes such as Doro Wat (chicken stew), Injera (pancake bread) and much more, as you learn […]

L’Shana Tovah! (Happy New Year!)

This summer has been an exciting time for Kulanu. Our Birthright group from Suriname has returned home safely (and one group member is making aliya!), Rabbis Bonitaand Gerry Sussman returned from a historic visit to a community in the Cameroons, the Hadassah School in Uganda has a new fence to keep children safe, donated by […]

Welcome New Members of the Kulanu Board and Staff!

Kulanu welcomes two new members to the Kulanu Board. Rabbi Bonita Nathan Sussman has been an active Kulanu volunteer since 2007, traveling to and working with isolated Jewish communities in India and Cameroon. She and her husband, Rabbi Gerald Sussman, recently returned from Cameroon where they spent time with the newly emerging Beth Yeshourun Jewish […]

Is the Kulanu-Kaifeng Speaking Tour coming to your community? Book now!

The highly acclaimed Kulanu-Kaifeng Speaking tour, featuring tour guide and lecturer Shi Lei of Kaifeng, China, is returning to the U.S. and Canada! The tour will run February 15th to March 7th, 2011; read the full announcement here, then start making plans to invite Shi Lei to your local synagogue, JCC or other venue now! […]

Get Involved with Kulanu!

We often receive emails, letters, and Facebook messages from Kulanu supporters asking, “How can I get involved?”  Well, here are some ideas to get you started: 1) Donate!  Your gifts help us to fulfill our mission to support emerging and isolated Jewish communities around the world.  Make your tax-deductible donation here! 2) Volunteer! Volunteer in […]