Name: Congregation Kol Ami
Address: 1008 W. Water st. Elmira, NY 14905
Denominational affiliation: Non-affiliated
Member units (households): 100-200
What percentage of members are older than 50? 70%
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? 20
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? 2 hours.
Shabbat dress code: Casual.
Daily services? No.
Does your synagogue have its own building? If not, where do you meet for services? Yes, we have our own building.
Is there an opportunity to socialize after services? Yes, Oneg is typical.
Language of service: Mix of Hebrew and English.
Is another language offered in the prayer book? Hebrew and English.
Children’s programming: Yes.
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes
Are services streamed online? Live streaming of events only here
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? No.
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? 60%
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? Yes, they will officiate and attend.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? No, we are fully egalitarian.
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