Connecting Interfaith Families to Jewish Life in Greater Cleveland by providing programs and opportunities for interfaith families to experience Judaism in a variety of venues, meet other interfaith families, and to connect to other Jewish organizations that may serve their needs.
A great way for Jewish professionals and volunteers who work with and provide programming for people in interfaith relationships to locate resources and trainings to build more welcome into their Jewish communities; connect with and learn from each other; and publicize and enhance their programs and services.
Chattman is a retired New York City teacher and administrator who currently spends his time teaching piano, tutoring school subjects, and teaching Judaica/Bar/Bat Mitzvah outside of mandatory unsuccessful Hebrew School. He has taught this program to hundreds of children and has officiated at more than 200 B’nai Mitzvot outside of synagogue education. COMING OF AGE is Chattman’s first published book, and he has also written the published IF I SHOULD DIE BEFORE I WAKE, a novel about Jewish identity.