Beth Chaverim Humanistic Jewish Community

About Us:

Established in 2003, Beth Chaverim ("House of Friends") is committed to education as the means of developing Jewish identity and social action as the way to be a responsible member of the community. Interfaith or intercultural families are warmly welcomed at Beth Chaverim. All members of a family are full participants in life cycle events, holiday celebrations, and the governance of Beth Chaverim. It is a community of caring individuals who want to express their Judaism in a personally meaningful way, and explore theological questions in an open, thoughtful environment. Family membership in Beth Chaverim includes enrollment in the religious school. Memberships for individuals and families without children are also available. Sunday School classes are held in Riverwoods, IL. Affiliated with the Society for Humanistic Judaism and the Community Foundation for Jewish Education of Metropolitan Chicago.

General Information

Category: Organization : Synagogue \
Religion: Jewish - Secular Humanist
Community: Chicagoland  

Affiliated Groups/Organizations

Society for Humanistic Judaism


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Interfaith Havdalah
Join us for a discussion of life cycle ceremonies in interfaith families. This event is part of InterfaithFamily Chicago's Interfaith Shabbat Annual Event.
November 08 2014
7:00 PM -
Center for Enriched Living 280 Sanders Rd
Riverwoods, IL 60015

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