Peninsula

Chabad Santa Clara Jewish Center

Chabad Santa Clara 2043 Pruneridge ave SANTA CLARA, CA 95050-6448
(408) 982-7419 rabbi@jewishclara.com jewishclara.com
Rabbi Yigal Rosenberg (408) 718-9074 rabbi@jewishsantaclara.com
Rebbetzin Elana Rosenberg (310) 801-0840 elana@jewishclara.com

A place for you to celebrate your Jewish heritage encompassing all levels of observance and ages.  Shabbat and holiday meals, weekly services and classes, Hebrew after school, young adult socials and regular children holiday programming. At Chabad Santa Clara you will find a welcoming energy founded on the principles of unconditional love and acceptance regardless of affiliation. For more info please visit jewishclara.com

Hebrew After School instills an appreciation for each child’s self worth and develops compassion for others. Children gain proficiency in Hebrew and enjoy exciting enrichment programs led by professional staff who nurture self confidence in a fun and engaging environment. Developing Hebrew proficiency in a fun and engaging environment is at the core of our program. Our students are exposed to Hebrew through song, exciting activities and small group lessons with incredible educators. Daily learning with award-winning curriculum guide each child on his/her individual path towards mastery of Hebrew reading and writing. hebrewafterschool.com

Chabad Young Professionals, our young adult division (#SiliconJew) is a leading scene for young Jewish professionals in the Silicon Valley. This is where the next generation of young leaders go for Jewish growth, social opportunities and business networking. siliconjew.com

Recently moved and seeking community? Find a Jewish home immediately upon your arrival, joining an active and deeply caring support network.  Over the past 3 years our events have far exceeded our attendance expectations, with 100 core attendees and over 2900 unique attendees participating in 78+ social, holiday and networking events. .
First Fridays : Our consistent monthly “First Friday” Shabbat meals have given birth to a strong nucleus of young adults. Close friendships (and even marriages) have resulted. Numerous job referrals have resulted in successful placements. Most importantly, a flame has been kindled that is rapidly evolving into a young adult community characterized by friendship, mutual accountability, and a shared sense of both personal and communal responsibility.
Holiday Events: 
Celebrate your Judaism in style! Whether it’s our Chanukah Rooftop BBQ, micro brew Purim at Golden State Brewery, Passover Under the Stars , or “Very High Holidays” you can expect an authentic, soulful and energizing Jewish experience. Always wonderful people and scrumptious spreads.
#SiliconJew Academy:
Infuse your week with purpose! Sign up for any one of our inspiring, accessible and meaningful classes. Our curriculums include Judaism’s Basics, Kabbalah, and Relationships and utilize cutting-edge pedagogic techniques. They embrace the multiple intelligence model and utilize multimedia and an array of approaches in a dynamic Jewish learning experience. Rabbi Yigal and Elana are available throughout the week for personalized study for the topic and location of your choice.
Reach out–we’d love to hear from you!
-Rabbi Yigal and Elana Rosenberg