Northern California

Northern California Board of Rabbis

c/o Sinai Memorial Chapel Chevra Kadisha 1501 Divisadero Street PO Box 15579 San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 921-3636 [email protected]
Administrator Lisa Finkelstein (415) 921-3636 [email protected]
President Rabbi Andrew Straus [email protected]

Board of 300+ rabbinical representative members residing north of San Luis Obispo, through the Santa Cruz mountains, into the greater San Francisco Bay Area, out into the Reno/Lake Tahoe area and up the coast to the Oregon border.

Serves the organized Jewish community in all its facets and celebration of life and worship. Members are affiliated with the Reform, Renewal, Reconstructionist, Secular Humanist, Transdenominational, Conservative, and Orthodox movements. Provides information and a basic referral service pertaining to religious matters or life cycle events. Serves as the endorsing agency for Jewish chaplains in state prisons and institutions for developmentally disabled persons.