Help Recognize Young Jewish Leader Daneel Schaechter

May 11, 2015 Many of you are already familiar with the accomplishments of Daneel Schaechter of New York City, Kulanu’s youngest board member and our Regional Coordinator for Latin America. Daneel has traveled on behalf of Kulanu to visit, teach, and support returning and emerging Anousim communities in Central and South America; welcomed many Jewish communities into […]

Matching Grant Challenge Met for Abayudaya Schools!

May 6, 2015 In December, Kulanu sent out some urgent appeals asking you to help save the two Abayudaya schools in Uganda from a funding crisis. Upon learning of the crisis, the Estelle Friedman Gervis Foundation offered Kulanu a challenge grant of $10,000 if we raised $20,000 by March 31. Great news: we did! Because of your […]

From Israel to Zimbabwe for Passover

May 4, 2015 Nili B’Simcha and Rabbi Keith Flaks of Israel traveled to Zimbabwe last month to celebrate Pesach (Passover) with the Lemba Jewish community. Click here to read an article that Nili wrote about their trip, including background information and her own insights, published on The Jewish Journal website. The couple also took fantastic photos, […]