Category Archives: Tikkun Olam

B3 Putting Tikkun Olam into Practice

Have you ever heard of “The Ladder of Charity?” The concept comes from the famous rabbi Moses Maimonides, who detailed the various “rungs” of tzedakah and what makes one kind of giving better than another. One of the highest levels … Continue reading

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B3 Sunday School prepares food for homeless

By Rabbi Mark Melamut Our B3 Sunday School prepared 275 lunches for the homeless in SF as part of our tikkun olam family education day! We learned about different ways to heal and make the world whole like feeding the … Continue reading

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Southside Jewish Collaborative Participates in Work Day to Repaint St. Paul’s Tabernacle Church

On August 28th unknown vandals broke into and defaced with yellow paint and hateful words St. Paul’s Baptist Tabernacle Church in the Bayview neighborhood.  Racial and homophobic epithets — along with satanic references — were sprayed along the walls of … Continue reading

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Volunteer at BE

As in most families, there are usually one or two members who do everything! You know you can always count on them to be available to help when needed. But…..how about the rest of the family? They may also have … Continue reading

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Tikkun Olam Collaborative Making Lunches for SF Homeless

The Southside SF Tikkun Olam Collaborative has focused for their 2015/16 theme: Feeding the Hungry in SF.  As part of their work, synagogue members  volunteer monthly at the SF-Marin Food Bank and lunch-bag preparation activities. The lunches are distributed by … Continue reading

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