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David Bramzon: Heartbreak and Gratitude

Dear Chevre,

Last Saturday, I attended the Yizkor memorial service on the final day of Pesach at Chabad of Downtown San Diego. Across town, Randi Feinberg – the mother of Hirsch Neustein (2nd Year, Denver) – approached her synagogue, Chabad of Poway. She saw a man with a gun entering th…

ADL: 5 Security Tips for our Community This Shabbat

As San Diego prepares to honor the victims of the attack on Poway of Chabad during Solidarity Shabbat this weekend, ADL wants to share a few helpful tips to keep you, and your synagogues safe.

These tips, and many others, have also been shared with congregations and other Jewish communal in…

Happy Passover and an eNews Update

Thank you for your continued readership and support. There will be no eNews on Sunday, April 28, 2019. We will be back on our new day and timeFriday, May 3rd, at 10am. We look forward to continuing to share the latest and greatest from Jewish San Diego!

I know I’m usually unheard as…

Save BIG on Jewish Summer Camp

Start your child’s “summer of a lifetime” at Jewish overnight camp. From ziplines to waterskiing to singing under the stars, at camp your child can discover who they are while having a total blast. Campers are bunkmates and team players, artists and athletes, creative problem-solvers…

Am Yisrael Chai: My Experience Overseas


I recently spent 10 days in Moscow, Georgia and St. Petersburg with over 100 other Jewish leaders as part of our annual National Young Leadership Cabinet study mission.  From a multitude of experiences and encounters two stand out:

We had the incredible honor of being joined in St. Peters…