Tag: Wilshire Boulevard Temple

A little giving can go a long way

A little giving can go a long way

| October 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

Giving a little time, attention or resources can have a ripple effect in people’s lives, doing more good than we can imagine. The holiday season provides ample opportunities for helping others in the community and making a difference. The following local charities would love help and donations. Often events are available throughout the year, so […]

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Camps will be better than ever, spirits undampened

Camps will be better than ever, spirits undampened

| March 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

When the Woolsey Fire swept through Malibu in the second week of November, losses included three popular Jewish camps: Camp Hess Kramer, Gindling Hilltop Camp and Camp JCA Shalom. Reeling from the wildfire, yet determined to persevere, each camp has found a way to carry on its operations this summer. Camp Hess Kramer and Gindling […]

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Wilshire Temple Pavilion —  a beacon to the future and to wellness

Wilshire Temple Pavilion — a beacon to the future and to wellness

| November 29, 2018 | 1 Comment

Wilshire Boulevard Temple broke ground on the Audrey Irmas Pavilion last month — a cultural and religious space with a community center on wellness and “purposeful” aging. When completed in 2020, the 55,000-square foot Pavilion will stand along, or more correctly lean towards, Harvard and Wilshire boulevards just east of the Temple, located at 3663 […]

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Temple’s Karsh Center helps neighbors in need

Temple’s Karsh Center helps neighbors in need

| December 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

A new center at Wilshire Boulevard Temple is helping some of its neighbors in a big way. To mark the occasion, Mayor Eric Garcetti and Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson were among dignitaries at the dedication last month of the Temple’s Karsh Family Social Service Center, 3750 W. Sixth St. Set to serve […]

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Sanctuary to open for High Holy services; dedication set Sept. 29 at Wilshire Boulevard Temple

Sanctuary to open for High Holy services; dedication set Sept. 29 at Wilshire Boulevard Temple

| August 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Members of Wilshire Boulevard Temple will be sitting closer to the clergy and those in the balcony will be seated on restored original pews when the renovated sanctuary opens in time for High Holy Days this month. Newly constructed wheelchair ramps crafted of marble and a lowered and extended bimah—platform from where the Torah is […]

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