San Francisco Bay Area

Welcome!

We support interfaith couples and families in all parts of the Bay Area. Whether you’re in the North Bay and Wine Country, East Bay, SF, Peninsula or South Bay, we’d love to meet you and hear your stories. Our office is in San Francisco on the Embarcadero, but we float around and would love to share a cup of coffee on our next stop to your area.

InterfaithFamily/Bay Area is excited to announce the launch of Live. Love. Learn.: Parenting with Jewish Values, a four-part drop-in series for emerging interfaith families interested in exploring ways to infuse Judaism into their routine of daily life. Stay tuned for more information on the launch of this program in the spring of 2018. This program is supported by the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund.

Connect with us

121 Steuart Street Suite 100
Attn: Lisa Finkelstein or Rabbi Samantha Kahn
San Francisco, CA 94105
Tel:(415)878-1998


Upcoming events

Limmud Bay Area 2018 Festival

June 29, 12:00AM

Take a next step on your Jewish Journey! Come together with people from all walks of life, ages and opinions, united by intellectual curiosity, spirituality, love of music and text, and all things Jewish!

Raising A Child with Judaism: Free Email Series

July 2, 11:00AM

Do you have young children? For 4 weeks, you’ll get twice weekly emails about how to bring spirituality & traditions to your parenting in realistic and meaningful ways. This series starts on April 2nd. SIGN UP NOW.

Explore the complexities of Jewish life through film

July 19, 12:00AM

The San Francisco based Jewish Film Festival (SFJFF) is the largest Jewish Film Festival in the world, giving filmmakers the opportunity to explore Jewish themes from around the world. This 3-week summer festival (July 19 – August 5, 2018) screens films at the Castro Theatre and other Bay Area venues in Oakland, San Rafael, Palo […]

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Latest from our blog

Harissa Watermelon-Tomato Salad

A fresh summer watermelon salad with a Middle Eastern flair

How I Came to Embrace My Important Role in Judaism

Why my role as a Japanese American convert to Judaism is invaluable

Converting Meant Adding Judaism, Not Losing Japanese

My journey to Judaism started long before I met my now-husband Bryan, but my interest in it deepened because of him and his Jewish heritage. I’ve always been interested in learning about my Japanese heritage, so when Bryan and I started discussing our future together, I was quietly interested in conversion early on.


Connect to more resources

Getting Married? Planning an interfaith wedding?

Interfaith marriages bring up many complicated issues, but you’ve come to the right place to find answers. Visit InterfaithFamily’s wedding resource page.

 

Looking for a guide to Jewish life?

Here are some basic cheat sheets on Jewish holidaysfood and greetings. Plus read some of our latest dual-faith and multi-traditional parenting adventures.