Based on the San Mateo Coast, Coastside Jewish Community (CJC) creates a warm and inspiring environment for Jews and their loved ones who seek to share spiritual and cultural expression in community. Our ritual practice and cultural programs draw deeply from Judaism’s rich heritage, infusing tradition with new meaning. We are inclusive and welcoming, embracing people from a wide range of Jewish and other backgrounds, including sexual and gender identities and expressions. Our mission and values include a strong commitment to social justice.

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LGBT &
Allies

"We Are LGBT & Allies"

We are a community that includes those who identify as transgender, bisexual, lesbian, gay, queer, questioning, straight, and allies. Each of us and our congregation benefits from embracing our diversity. By honoring each of our unique contributions we are creating a culture of tikkun olam (repairing the world), and a ...

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March
11

"A Taste of Purim"

Adults and children are welcome to join our fun and interactive re-telling of the Purim Story. Costumes and Hamentaschen of all styles are welcome.  The evening will begin with a potluck. When: Saturday, March 11, 2017, 6-8pm Where: the Chethiks’ home in El Granada.  RSVP to Diann for exact location. 6:00 – Community  Potluck (feel free to ...

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