Shana Tova! From “all of us” at Kulanu – Happy 5777!

Rosh Hashanah connects us to our beginnings, and our global Jewish communities – such as the Bene Ephraim from India, pictured below. “All of us” at Kulanu are grateful for your ongoing support and commitment to Jewish diversity. Help spread our mission so that we can make 5777 our best year yet, by simply sharing our social media posts […]

Kulanu Job Opening – Programming and Development Coordinator

Update: The position has been filled. Please share this with friends who might be interested! Kulanu has an immediate opening for a part-time programming and development coordinator. Hours: 21 hrs per week – Mondays and Wednesdays 10-6, five additional hours from home. Location: New York City, Upper West Side (home office) We are the administrative […]

Join “all of us” in honoring Daneel Schaechter!

April 14, 2015 Dear Friends, Kulanu is proud to announce our honoree for the 2015 Annual Tribute Journal, Daneel Schaechter: a remarkable young man, Kulanu’s Latin America coordinator since 2011 and, thanks to his extraordinary accomplishments, the youngest member of our board of directors. A Kulanu volunteer since his senior year in high school, Daneel […]

TBT: Making Matza in India, 2007

April 9, 2015 In honor of “Throw-Back Thursday” and the Passover holiday, please enjoy these videos from a 2007 Kulanu volunteer-visit to the Bene Ephraim Jewish community in Andhra Pradesh, India. These videos show the Bene Ephraim community experiencing matza for the first time, and learning how to make it in a place where access […]

Announcing the 2015 Kulanu-Lemba Speaking Tour!

March 30, 2015 Kulanu is pleased to announce the dates for this year’s Kulanu-Lemba Speaking Tour! Modreck Maeresera, leader of the Lemba Jewish community in Zimbabwe, will be visiting the United States and Canada from October 15 through November 23, 2015. We invite you to help us find venues and organizations to host these speaking events: […]

Check out our new “Kulanu” video!

February 4, 2015 Kulanu, Inc has just released a brand-new, 5-minute video – watch it now on YouTube! “Kulanu – Developing Emerging Jewish Communities Around the World” tells our story with beautiful images and lovely narration. We would like to thank director Laurence Gavron, editor Mamadou Ndiaye, actress Temma Schaechter, and coordinator Rabbanit Bonita Nathan […]

Lemba Update: Kupa’s Travels

January 31, 2015 Kupakwashe Marazani, a young member of the Lemba Jewish community of Zimbabwe, has been traveling a lot lately. This month, he went on a Birthright trip – a ten-day journey through Israel that brings Jewish young adults together to learn from and connect with other Jews; see birthrightisrael.com. This was the final […]

How to Host a Kulanu Watch Party

January 31, 2015 Are you looking for ways to bring people together socially while also enriching all of your Jewish lives? Host a Kulanu Watch Party and have fun educating your group about Judaism around the world! Inspire your friends with the touching stories of communities struggling to practice their faith; engage your colleagues in […]

Todah Rabah / Thank You So Much!

January 31, 2015 I would like to give a great big Thank You to everyone who responded to Kulanu’s year-end fundraising appeals in December. We rely on these donations to provide Jewish education and other resources to emerging Jewish communities around the world who want to embrace and celebrate Judaism. Your generosity allows us to […]

Why I’m Fascinated by the Anousim

If you have donated recently, thank you so much. If not, there is still time to donate before the end of the year – thank you! Please enjoy this message about the Anousim, from Kulanu staff member Katie Rosenthal. All the best for 2015! December 28, 2014 I have been working for Kulanu for seven […]