Community & Sustainability


We are a vibrant and talented community of individuals that are dedicated to supporting one another and the community as a whole.  Congregation Bonai Shalom is a diverse, multi-generational congregation. We have, as our foundation, a warm, accepting and participating membership. We are an inclusive congregation.  We welcome and strive to accommodate people of all abilities, and encourage all members of our community to participate.


dreamstime_xl_11712958Sustainability is one of Congregation Bonai Shalom’s core values.  We are committed to green initiatives and tikkun olam.

  • Selected as a pilot for the Hazon Seal of Sustainability.
  • All Bonai Shalom’s events are zero waste!
  • Wind powered facility.
  • We participate in Tuv Ha’aretz CSA.
  • We participate in and advocate for urban farming initatives.
  • 6 raised beds which supplement our kiddush and Shabbat dinners.
  • Rabbi and staff participate in Hazon’s Board of Directors and Advisory board.
  • Rabbi Marc was awarded the high honor of being selected as a 2015 White House Champion of Change. Me and my guests