Welcome to Or Ami

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Welcome to Or Ami

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Partner Outside Organization: LSS Community Care Center of Ventura CountyFeed the Hungry

Chair: Lenore Alexander

Website: www.lsscommunitycare.org

When: Monthly, 4th Sunday of each Month, April to November

Completion Date of Date of Last Project: Ongoing

Description: We feed a group of homeless people, once a month, as part of an interfaith religious coalition. Volunteer prepare and serve a dinner at St. Patrick’s Church in Thousand Oaks. 4-6 families volunteer to prepare and serve meals to approximately 50 people. Specific details including sample meal plans are available by contacting the Chair.

Family Friendly: Yes

Is It B’nai Mitzvah Project Worthy?: 10-hour minimum commitment requiring advanced planning – interested students should contact the Event Chair to secure a date several months in advance and secure approval from Or Ami’s Mitzvah Project Coordinator. Student assumes responsibility for recruiting volunteers for the day (family, friends, and/or classmates), cooking some of the food, ensuring the required amount of food will be delivered, and coordinating volunteers to serve and clean up.

Upcoming Events

25Jul
07.25.2017 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Adult B'nai Mitzvah Class
1Aug
08.01.2017 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Adult B'nai Mitzvah Class
4Aug
08.04.2017 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Maj Jongg (upstairs)
4Aug
08.04.2017 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Home Shabbat (No service at Or Ami)
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Watch Services Online

Worship with us from the comfort of your home. Find strength in prayer while in your hospital room or convalescent home. Connect spiritually while away. Services live streamed twice monthly. Our calendar lists times of live streamed services.


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Photo Gallery

Take a look at different events, occasions, and ‘happenings’ here at our synagogue. Our Mitzvah Day celebrations, Tikkun Olam, simchas and special occasions!


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Social Justice

Our community is actively involved with social action, fulfilling the mitzvah of tikkun olam, repairing the world.


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Youth Groups

Combined social, educational, religious and social action programs to create opportunities for the synagogue’s children to create lasting friendships.


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Rabbi Kipnes' Blog

Our Rabbi explores Jewish spirituality on the journey through life. Delve into refreshing perspectives on Judaism, contemporary issues and Congregation Or Ami. Interactive commentary that lets you read and be part of a discussion.


Newsletter

Or Ami News

Read more about what's going on in our synagogue and community this week and this month. 


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Tree of Life, Yahrzeit Memorial and Noah's Ark

Honor and remember your loved ones. Our Tree of Life celebrates simchas (joyous times). Our Yahrzeit Memorial Plaques remember loved ones. Our Noah's Ark honors or remembers beloved pets.

Upcoming Events

25Jul
07.25.2017 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Adult B'nai Mitzvah Class
1Aug
08.01.2017 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Adult B'nai Mitzvah Class
4Aug
08.04.2017 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Maj Jongg (upstairs)
4Aug
08.04.2017 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Home Shabbat (No service at Or Ami)