KBI Happenings

May was a busy month at Keneseth Beth Israel! We came together at Pop’s Kosher Dairy Kitchen to celebrate the holiday of Lag Baomer where...

Save the Date—Volunteers for Israel discussion June 11

“Save the Date”---Volunteers for Israel (VFI) discussion Sunday, June 11th 11:15 am -12:15 p.m. Keneseth Beth Israel, 6300 Patterson Ave. Richmond 23226 Event: “Volunteers for Israel” will be...

Keneseth Beth Israel receives generous gift

The new year delivered an exciting and unexpected gift for the Keneseth Beth Israel (KBI) synagogue, which received a $100,000 donation from Mr. Marcus...

JLEAD: A leadership opportunity for pre-teens and teens

By Chava Maimon The JLEAD program exists as a volunteer component of JLEAP (Jewish Learning, Enrichment and Play), a program funded by a generous grant...

‘Oreg – Reweaving Our Connections’

By Rebecca Levy “How can I combine women’s programming and Judaism in an innovative and accessible way?” This was a question on Ilana Gimpelevich’s mind when...

The Richmond Jewish Food Festival is back

The 15th Richmond Jewish Food Festival will be held on Sunday and Monday, Jan. 15-16, from 11:30-7:30 at the Weinstein JCC, located at 5403...

Support Richmond’s only Jewish Women’s Center

    On Aug. 9th, 2015, Keneseth Beth Israel broke ground on 6606 Patterson Avenue to construct Central Virginia’s first building exclusively for the...

It’s Food Festival Time Again!

Shalom, Jewish food lovers! Get set to once again enjoy Jewish food, music, and shopping at the fifteenth annual Richmond Jewish Food Festival. As always, this...

JLeap’s Tishrei Holiday Hop

By Rivka Skaist The sound of happy voices filled the room on the morning of JLeap's inaugural event of the year, the Tishrei Holiday Hop. Over...

KBI Happenings

Editor's Note: The following was written by Rebecca Levy with contributions by Chava Maimon; The photos are by Rabbi Dovid Asher As Jews around the...