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
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"Meet Rabbi Ted Riter"

I am so honored to serve as the new rabbi of Coastside Jewish Community. In some ways, being with CJC reminds me of my childhood in a small town in central Texas – a place where everyone wanting to experience Jewish community was welcomed with open arms. By beginning my own Jewish ...

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Sept.
29

"High Holy Days 2017/5778"

Welcome to the High Holy Days with Coastside Jewish Community. Whether you are a once-a-year-Jew, a daily davenner, or dipping your toe into the Jewish world for the first time, you have a place with us for Rosh Hashanah (the Jewish New Year) and Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement). ...

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