High Holy Day Collections!
Coat Drive – physical drop off in bin at Beth David entry way
Project Isaiah Second Harvest Food Bank – Virtual Drive
Abrahamic Alliance International
Get to know our Jewish, Christian, and Muslim neighbors as we do Tikkun Olam together.
See calendar of upcoming events
Save the Date for these Beth David sponsored events:
November 13, 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Hygiene Kit Assembly
Los Gatos Islamic Center (WVMA), 16769 Farley Road, Los Gatos
Co-sponsored by Congregation Beth David, Peninsula Bible Church Cupertino, West Valley Muslim Association – Register
December 7 – Blood Drive
As non-Native Jews living on indigenous lands in the South Bay, we’re looking for ways to do right by the Indigenous people. See ways to get informed and involved. More info
CA Ethnic Studies Advocacy
Special interest groups are trying to exploit CA’s new Ethnic Studies requirement as a platform to infuse anti-Semitism/anti-Zionism into our public schools. Become informed about the issue, so you can join the efforts to prevent Jewish hate to be woven into a well-intended idea of teaching our students about marginalized communities.
Stand with Us Tool Kit
Climate Smart “Go Green” Team
Tuesday, October 25, 7:30 p.m.
Beth David is joining the San Jose Climate Smart GoGreen Team challenge! The GoGreen Teams program is a simple, easy and fun way to learn about climate and sustainability solutions, emergency preparedness and resilience and take actions! We’ll complete a series of fun interactive meetings that includes videos, games, discussion points, and action items, with an in-person celebration at the end of the series! To connect online: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/83565810475?pwd=TzlpQTFhNHpMQ3pGbFBXSGM5by9QUT09 To connect by phone, call (669) 900-6833, Meeting ID: 835 6581 0475, Passcode: 378570
- Climate & Sustainability – Transportation: Nov 15
- Climate & Sustainability – Food & Waste: Dec 13
- Climate & Sustainability – Water: Jan 10
- Emergency Preparedness – Build Your Kit: Feb 14
- Emergency Preparedness – Make a Plan: Mar 14
- Community Resilience: May 9
- Community Action & Celebration: June 13 IN PERSON
Be sure to pick up your Reusable Bamboo Cutlery pouch after Shabbat services.
Dayenu Circle Silicon Valley
All Our Might national campaign: Learn more about Dayenu’s All Our Might campaign to end the fossil fuels era
Read more details about the campaign on the Dayenu national site: https://dayenu.org/all-our-might
Save Rooftop Solar in California: Take action to push back against CPUC’s proposal here.
Build Back Better: Urge Members of Congress to pass the Build Back Better package at the national level.
JFS SV is in need of more volunteers to support seniors!
There are many ways to volunteer:
* Volunteer program organizer to assemble a senior resident census and coordinate the program (letting JFS know what they need). * Friendly Visitor or Phone Buddies * Chaplain Aides to lead services * Refugee absorption
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