Name: Netivot Shalom
Address: 1316 University Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94702
Denominational affiliation: Conservative
Member units (households): 300-500
What percentage of members are older than 50? 55%
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? 35% of membership.
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? 2-3 hours.
Shabbat dress code: Business casual
Daily services? Wednesday morning minyan.
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
Language of service: Mainly Hebrew
Is another language offered in the prayer book? English
Children’s programming: Yes
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes
Are services streamed online? No
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? Yes, available here.
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? Uncertain
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? Yes, he will officiate and attend.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? No, we are fully egalitarian.
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