Check out the new Ethiopian Jewish Music Recording!

May 2014 If you enjoy world-Jewish music, check out the new CD, Temesgen (“Thanks to God” in Amharic) — the first-ever recording of worship songs from the Beta Avraham Jews of North Shewa, Ethiopia and their descendants in the Kechene neighborhood of Addis Ababa. For generations, many of these songs were sung only in “secret […]

Summer Travel Plans

May 13, 2014 This summer, Kulanu is coordinating several international visits by members of our communities in Africa and Central America. We are very excited to be supporting these students and emerging Jewish leaders as they expand their horizons and connect with Jews from different places. Check out these great travel plans: Hezekiah Chibuike Nwafor […]

News from Uganda: Two Abayudaya Students Admitted to University

May 4, 2014 Two students from the Abayudaya community, Stacie Nambozo and Simcha Katalima, were recently admitted to university. Abayudaya Schools Administrator Aaron Kintu Moses reports with delight that these young women were pioneer students at the Abayudaya elementary school, and will be enrolling in classes this September. Congratulations Stacie and Simcha! Support the education […]

Deadline for the Sussman Tribute Journal EXTENDED ’til May 15th!

May 2, 2014 In case you missed the deadline, we’re giving you another opportunity to show your love and support for Rabbanit Bonita Sussman and Rabbi Gerald Sussman. The new deadline for submissions to the Kulanu Tribute Journal is May 15, 2014 – but don’t wait, contribute now! Donate online and include your message (50 […]