Come Celebrate a New Torah for the Abayudaya!

You are invited for brunch to celebrate Temple Emanuel of North Jersey’s donation of a Torah to the Abayudaya community of Uganda on Sunday, August 30 at 10:30 am at 558 High Mountain Road, Franklin Lakes, NJ. The Abayudaya Jewish community of Uganda has been practicing Judaism nearly 100 years, since 1919 when their founder, Semei Kakungulu, […]

A Jewish Journey from Uganda to URJ Camp Coleman

Our President, Harriet Bograd, is so thrilled to be hosting Sarah and Shoshannah this month. Harriet loves this blog by Rabbi Noam Katz about Sarah Nabaggala and Shoshanna Nambi at Camp Coleman. Noam Katz was a Kulanu volunteer in Uganda in January, 2004 when Harriet visited Uganda for the first time with Laura Wetzler, guided by Samson Shadrak. Like Noam, she […]