It’s A Guy Thing

The It’s A Guy Thing Retreat, sponsored by the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, provides outdoor activities, Torah exploration, and bonding for fathers and their teenage sons. Led by educators and rabbis, the retreat addresses the needs of post-Bar Mitzvah boys and aims to create connections to Jewish life outside of the synagogue.

Southern California Chaplains and Rabbis Prepare for Disaster and Healing

Southern California chaplains and rabbis gather to discuss disaster response and healing, emphasizing the importance of spiritual care in the aftermath. The seminar, attended by diverse professionals, covered topics such as stress responses, effective listening skills, and self-care for caregivers. Learn more at for valuable information and resources.

Rabbi Judith HaLevy Named President of the Board of Rabbis

Rabbi Judith HaLevy, Senior Rabbi of Malibu Jewish Center & Synagogue, has been named the 36th President of the Board of Rabbis of Southern California. She is the second woman to hold this position in the organization’s 74-year history. The Board of Rabbis plays a vital role in connecting Rabbis and synagogues in caring for Jews in need and ensuring a strong Jewish future. Find out more at