Congregation Kneses Tifereth Israel (KTI ) - Port Chester, NY

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Name: Congregation KTI
Address: 575 King St, Port Chester, NY 10573
Denominational affiliation: Conservative
Member units (households): 200-300
What percentage of members are older than 50? About half. But we have many younger families with children in our religious school and early childhood program.
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? Saturday mornings we routinely get 20-30 attendees. We have occasional Friday night services and a morning minyan every Sunday.
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? 2-2.5 hours
Shabbat dress code: Business/business casual
Daily services? Sundays only.
Does your synagogue have its own building? If not, where do you meet for services? Yes, we meet in our Phillip Johnson building. Our campus also includes a separate building with offices and classrooms.
Is there an opportunity to socialize after services? Yes, a kiddush follows every service.
Language of service: Mostly in Hebrew
Children’s programming: Periodic Tot Shabbat services on Friday nights. The religious school meets on Shabbat morning and includes a service.
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes. Our downstairs daily prayer room is accessible either from a special entrance or by a stair lift. Our upstairs main sanctuary is accessible through the main entrance.
Are services streamed online? Sometimes Bar/Bat Mitavah services are streamed.

Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? Yes, sermons are available online the week following the service.

Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? We have some intermarried members, including in the leadership.
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? No.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? No — we are fully egalitarian.

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