NEW for Summer/Fall: The Kulanu Internship Program!

Are you looking for an enriching experience this summer or fall? Consider applying for the Kulanu Internship Program! As a Kulanu intern you will always be doing something different, and working with people from all over the world! Here’s a sampling of our summer/fall 2015 intern projects: Coordinate Kulanu Watch Parties, speaking tour events and […]

Kulanu forms Academic Cohort

The newly established Kulanu Academic Cohort (KAC) was formed to help strengthen the ties between the academic study of Judaising communities and the work that Kulanu does to support Jewish communities around the world. The KAC is comprised of scholars who have researched and written about returning, emerging and isolated Jewish communities around the globe. […]

Alternative Ways to Support Kulanu, Inc

Late Kulanu volunteer and supporter Lynne Elson, shown here teaching Hebrew at the Abayudaya schools in Uganda in 2007, at the age of 85. Upon her death in 2011, she generously bequeathed over $32,000 to Kulanu. Matching Gift Programs: Did you know you might be able to double your donation to Kulanu through your employer’s […]

Four Corners of the Earth now includes the Kulanu office!

DEADLINE EXTENDED for the Daneel Schaechter Tribute

There is still time to contribute to the 2015 Kulanu Tribute Journal in honor of Daneel Schaechter, a rising star in the Jewish world — we’ve extended the deadline for submissions to June 15, 2015!* Show your support for Daneel’s work with Anousim communities with a contribution to this year’s Tribute Journal at (be […]

Two Kulanu communities record the “Peace” song on video

June 9, 2015 All of us at Kulanu love sharing our Jewish music from around the world. Please enjoy these two renditions of “Od Yavo Shalom Aleinu,” the Peace song, performed by our friends in Zimbabwe and Brazil, sung in Hebrew, Arabic, Shona, and Portuguese! From the Lemba community in Zimbabwe (arranged by Lemba musician […]

REMINDER: Participate NOW in the Kulanu-Lemba Speaking Tour!

June 4, 2015 Help Kulanu find venues for presentations by Modreck Maeresera of Harare, Zimbabwe! Audiences will learn about the Lemba community’s ancient traditions, their plans for growth, and how “all of us” can get involved with and support the Jewish community of Zimbabwe. See the full Kulanu-Lemba Speaking Tour announcement online at for […]

Six Visitors from Uganda, Guatemala, and Zimbabwe Live, Learn, and Work in the US this Summer

June 4, 2015 As part of our goal to help communities study and celebrate Judaism and connect with other Jews, Kulanu helped young adults from Africa and Latin America apply for and plan some amazing opportunities for Jewish leadership and learning. We are so delighted to be welcoming them to the United States this summer! […]

Exciting news from Cameroon

June 4, 2015 In 2012, the Beth Yeshourun community of Cameroon, led by Serges Etele of Yaounde, established a cocoa farm with help from Kulanu and Kulanu supporters. The original goal was for the community to be able to pay back the startup loan from Kulanu, and for proceeds to begin supporting the community’s Jewish […]