Keeping Kosher

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Accents Grill at The Atrium 2839 Smith Avenue Baltimore, MD 21209 410-602-2224 www.accentsgrill.com joylichter613@gmail.com A kosher meat restaurant featuring grilled food, deli sandwiches, salads and more. Catering available.   Café Shalom at Sinai Hospital 2401 West Belvedere Avenue Baltimore, MD 21215 410-601-9000 Open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. with a different menu each day…. Read More

Life Cycle

Dor Yeshorim 410-358-8213 Confidential premarital genetic testing for Tay Sachs and other genetic diseases.   jOY Baby 5708 Park Heights Avenue Baltimore, MD 21215 410-735-5015 www.joybabybalt.org Coordinator: Lara Nicolson info@joybabybalt.org jOYbaby is a collaborative project of six Associated agencies (the Louise D. & Morton J. Macks Center for Jewish Education, the Jewish Community Center, Jewish… Read More

Synagogues and Congregations

Adat Chaim 115 Cockeys Mill Road Reisterstown, MD 21136 410-833-7485 www.adatchaim.org Rabbi David Greenspoon adatchaim18@juno.com CONSERVATIVE Egalitarian congregation with services, life-cycle events, children’s activities.   Adath Yeshurun Mogen Abraham 3008 Lightfoot Drive Baltimore, MD 21208 410-484-1082 Rabbi Simcha Shafran ORTHODOX   Agudath Israel 6107 Greenspring Avenue Baltimore, MD 21209 410-358-8257 Rabbi Mordechai Shuchatowitz ORTHODOX Congregation… Read More

Charitable/Social Services

Ahavas Yisrael Charity Fund 6400 Cross Country Boulevard Baltimore, MD 21215 410-358-4464, 410-764-6020 www.ahavasyisrael.org Eli W. Schlossberg, Aviva Isbee eli@ahavasyisrael.org Provides assistance, especially food, to local individuals—young and aged—and families in need in a dignified, discreet manner. Donations can be mailed to Janine Chapman, 2723 Woodcourt Road, Baltimore, MD 21209-2521   The Aleph Group Fundraising, Inc…. Read More

Community Organizations

ACHARAI: The Shoshana S. Cardin Leadership Development Institute 5806 Park Heights Avenue Baltimore, MD 21215 410-843-7579 www.acharai.org Executive Director: Debra Weinberg info@acharai.org The ACHARAI Fellows Program: Advanced leadership program through a Jewish lens. Limited to 20 participants who are in line to become top leaders of their Jewish agency, organization, school or synagogue.   Baltimore… Read More

Holocaust Resources

Holocaust Remembrance Commission 5750 Park Heights Avenue Baltimore MD 21215 410-542-4850 www.baltjc.org Director of Holocaust Programs: Jeanette Parmigiani jparmigiani@baltjc.org Honors the memory of the millions who perished during the Nazi era through  commemoration and education. Serves as a resource and referral focal point for Holocaust-related issues in Baltimore, a liaison to various resources in our community regarding… Read More

Israel

American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev 4800 Hampden Lane, Suite 200 Bethesda, MD 20814 410-212-9428 www.aabgu.org Director Washington/Baltimore: Keren Waranch kwaranch@aabgu.org AABGU plays a vital role in creating a world-class institution of education and research in the Israeli desert, nurturing the Negev community and sharing the university’s expertise locally and around  the globe.   American… Read More

Libraries

The Louise D. & Morton J. Macks Center for Jewish Education 5708 Park Heights Avenue Baltimore, MD 21215 410-735-5018 www.cjebaltimore.org/library Rachel Levitan rlevitan@cjeb.org The Louise D. & Morton J. Macks Center for Jewish Education library provides Jewish resources for families and educators. Membership is free to check out books, CDs and DVDs all relating to… Read More

Lifelong Learning

Baltimore Board of Rabbis 5750 Park Heights Avenue Baltimore, MD 21209 443-678-3454 www.baltimorerabbis.org President-elect: Rabbi Chaim Landau baltimoreboardofrabbis@gmail.com As an association of 60-plus rabbis of all streams of Judaism, BBR is not only the moral and spiritual voice of Baltimore, but also a valuable educational and information resource for area Jews and non-Jews. Resources include… Read More

Singles/Young Professionals

The Associated’s Business & Professionals 101 West Mount Royal Avenue Baltimore, MD 21201 410-727-4828 www.associated.org Senior Associate, Business & Pro: Renee Von Gonten information@associated.org The Associated’s Business and Professionals group offers opportunities for professionals to advance their networks and leadership skills through philanthropy. The affinity groups include doctors, lawyers, financial services, Realtors and technology experts.  … Read More