Community Resources

Community Resources  

Events at Urban Adamah

Get some dirt under your nails! Check out the Urban Adamah Calendar for several fun events for families and individuals this month. There are plenty of free and paid events; check to see if registration is required.  

Camp Tawonga

Experience joyous Judaism in nature at Camp Tawonga, a tradition since 1925! Camp Tawonga’s programs and dates are now available online, and offerings include summer sessions, teen leadership and adventure travel, family camp weekends and more! Tawonga is a Jewish, residential summer camp that is American Camp Association accredited and located right outside Yosemite National Park in Stanislaus National Forest. Programs for 2nd through 12th graders. Tawonga also offers weekend family camps. Contact: 415-543-2267,, or

Project Zug

Project Zug employs chevruta (one-to-one) learning to connect with Jews from Around the World. It is led by a team of Israeli and American Jews seeking to strengthen relationships between Jewish communities across the globe. Learn more...


Knowing Saves Lives

Women and men of Ashkenazi Jewish (Central or Eastern European) ancestry have a 1 in 40 chance of carrying a BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene mutation. This is at least a ten times greater probability than that of the non-Jewish population. Individuals with a gene mutation in either BRCA1 or BRCA2 are at higher than average risk for developing certain cancers.  Talk to your loved ones about your family history of cancer. Want to know more about BRCA? Visit or call (215) 662-2748.  


Sign Up Now for Birthright Israel Summer trips with URJ Kesher!

Send 18-26 year-olds in your community to Israel – for FREE! Registration at!


Wilderness Torah's B'naiture Mentorship Program

Wilderness Torah provides a pathway for nature and soul-centric Jewish education and coming-of-age. Both of our innovative youth programs start in the fall and enrollment is open now!


JFCS/East Bay Home Care for Seniors

Compassionate, professional, reliable, and personalized. Our social workers provide an extra level of oversight and advocacy. Information about the program can be found here: We Care Like You Care.


Hebrew Free Loan

Hebrew Free Loan provides interest-free loans to Jewish residents in Northern California needing assistance or pursuing life-long dreams. Loan categories include: student, adoption, business, first-time home buyer, unemployment, emergency, debt consolidation, and more. Loans are zero-cost and zero-interest. Always. Since 1897, Hebrew Free Loan has provided vital assistance to more than 100,000 people. By offering loans rather than charity, Hebrew Free Loan helps people become, and remain, self-sufficient.