Kesher | קֶשֶׁר means Connection
Who We Are
KESHER's mission is to provide meaningful connections for young Jewish professionals in the East. We accomplish this by providing our community with opportunities to engage with one another over a variety social, professional, cultural and reformed religious events. Primarily geared towards the ages 21-35, but all are welcome!
What We Do
Provide the following types of events:
Social & Professional Networking
Israeli & Jewish Cultural Enrichment
- Mon, Mar 09Congregation B'nai TikvahCome celebrate with us for Purim! Early-bird tickets are $18 if purchased by Feb 16th, and will cost $25 at the door. 1st drink included for 21+ https://www.eventbrite.com/e/live-in-contra-costa-irreverently-yours-the-shushan-queens-30-tickets-91025990187
- Sat, Mar 07Century 16 Downtown Pleasant Hill and XDThe question of identity is at the core of this sensitive and touching film. Each week, 20-something Arielle shares Shabbat dinners with her close-knit family, while chafing at the restrictions placed on her in Mexico City’s Syrian Jewish community. https://eastbayjewishfilm.org/2020/movies/leona/
- Wed, Feb 26Orinda TheatreSelected as Israel’s nomination to the Academy Awards for Best Foreign Film and the 2019 Ophir Prize winner for Best Feature Film, Incitement masterly reconstructs Amir Yigal’s transition from law student to murderer. https://eastbayjewishfilm.org/2020/movies/incitement/
Due to the outbreak of COVID-19, all events are currently suspended until further notice. In the mean time, stay safe & stay healthy!
Todah rabah to our sponsors and supporters who help make our events happen: Congregation B'nai Tikvah, Israel and World Jewry Committee, Contra Costa JCC & Under One Tent