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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July
1

"Meet Our New Rabbi!"

I’m so excited to officially welcome Rabbi Ted Riter as our new rabbi. Many of you got a chance to meet him during the services he led in April. Rabbi Ted will start with us in July, the beginning of our Fiscal Year. -- Sara Russell, CJC President Rabbi Ted Riter - ...

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Aug.
12

"Family Shabbat"

  Are you a family with a preschool age child? We'd like to welcome you to Coastside Jewish Community’s Family Shabbat program. What is Family Shabbat? Rabbi Ted will lead families in Jewish singing, Torah stories, movement and blessings. The program is about half an hour, and is sometimes followed by a ...

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