In this time of social distancing, it's important that we find ways to stay connected and maintain the strength of our great community. Below is a collection of resources that can help you stay engaged and entertained. We will update this page regularly with new resources. Remember, social distancing doesn't have to mean social isolation! 

 

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How You Can Help

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Upcoming Virtual Gatherings

MAY 22 - 30
DAYS OF GRATITUDE

Days of Gratitude is a worldwide initiative to help build resilience through intentional expressions of gratitude. Culminating on the Festival of Shavuot, Days of Gratitude will feature a rotating menu of daily activities and prompts designed to help you and those around you share gratitude.

Join the Jewish Agency For Israel and Detroit shlicah Nina Yahalomi Klevitsky to make a yummy Shavuot meal for your family (it's even gluten-free).

MAY 28 | 11:30 AM
HOT TOPICS WITH JILL

Join Jill Maidhof, former director of Jewish Experiences at The J, and dig into an article or piece of text, revealing issues and ideas impacting our lives as members of the Jewish community. This week's topic is "An Interfaith Exploration of End of Life Rituals; Part II."

 

Connect with other parents for support, encouragement, and hope with this virtual group from Jewish Family Services. This session is focused on parents of pre-K through 6th grade students.

JUNE 3 | 11:30 AM
VIRTUAL GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP

This ongoing group hosted by JFS gives an opportunity to address issues of loss and grief within a Jewish spiritual context in a warm, confidential environment.

JUNE 5 | 7:00 PM
GOOD SHABBOS KC

Young Jewish adults are invited to join Jewish Federation, TribeKC and Moishe House KC for the best Shabbat experience of the summer! Zoom in for a live cocktail demonstration and a sweet summer concert. Registration details coming soon!

 

Watch Services

& Classes Online

Curated Online

Resources

Thank You To All Kansas City Jewish Community Organizations

Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City | Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Kansas City | Jewish Family Services | Jewish Federation of Greater Kansas City | Jewish Vocational Service | JCRB|AJC Kansas City | Hyman Brand Hebrew Academy | KU Hillel | Menorah Heritage Foundation | Midwest Center for Holocaust Education | Rabbinical Association of Greater Kansas City | Village Shalom

Your Support Matters Now More Than Ever

The importance of a strong and vibrant Jewish community has never been more clear than it is today, during these uncertain times. Please consider donating to the Coronavirus Emergency Relief Fund to support those in the greatest need, including supporting our partner agencies and the programs that provide critical community services. 100% of all contributions will directly support those impacted by the pandemic, and/or programs providing critical community services to the most vulnerable and at risk in our community.