Name: Congregation Kahal B’raira
Address: 765 Concord Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138
Denominational affiliation: Humanistic
Member units (households): 0-100
What percentage of members are older than 50? 50%
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? Twice a month, about 80 adults and 50 children
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? 1 hour or less
Shabbat dress code: Very casual
Daily services? No
Does your synagogue have its own building? If not, where do you meet for services? No - rent from a private school.
Is there an opportunity to socialize after services? Before and after
Language of service: English
Is another language offered in the prayer book? Unknown
Children’s programming: Sunday school. Services for children only on holidays
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes. Our building is accessible and we have a comprehensive policy including communication access, etc.
Are services streamed online? No.
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? No, but member high holiday reflections are available online after the holiday
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? 50%
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? Yes. We don’t have a rabbi but a list of referrals and associated officiants, and we only work with those who will officiate at interfaith weddings.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? No.
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