A Final “Rundown” on the 2019 MatzohBall Run

Alex Hoffman The 15th Annual MatzohBall 5K was held on June 2, 2019 at Centennial Park. It was a great day with beautiful weather, and a record number of 437 registered runners (355 5K and 82 1-Mile participants). We had 44 Individual/Family sponsors and 27 Corporate sponsors. Proceeds from the race were donated to T.I., […]

Giving Circle makes its allocation decisions!

Earlier this month, fifth graders and their parents (or other caring adults) came together for the final gathering of the Fifth Grade Family Giving Circle. Families came together three times over the course of the year as part of Kulanu’s Family Education programming. During our time together we studied Jewish texts related to Tzedakah, engaged […]

Sisterhood Brings All Ages Together for Pizza Bingo

TI Sisterhood recently ushered in an old favorite that had not made an appearance here for nearly a decade: Bingo Night! The evening did not disappoint, if all the smiles, high-fives, squeals of joy, and ‘Oh yeah’s’ were any indication — from the 150+ Bingo players, ranging in age from 5 to 95. Twenty games […]

Taking Care of the Family

Rabbi Daniel Plotkin Recently I participated in a discussion on social media among fellow Rabbis about the concept of maternity leave. The first thing that struck me was that I was surprised at how many of my female colleagues have had trouble getting maternity leave as part of their contracts. Even more surprising to me, […]