MazelTogether Jewish Organizations in Denver and Boulder

ORGANIZATIONS

Lucky us! The Greater Denver and Boulder community has a ton of incredible, diverse and inspiring Jewish organizations right in your backyard. It can be hard to know how to find all of them. Luckily, that is what MazelTogether is all about. We will help you discover organizations that match your family and your interests. Read on to learn about different organizations, their programs and events and how to get discounts to their activities. Let us start exploring new things together.

Denver

Aspen Jewish Congregation

The Aspen Jewish Congregation is an open and inclusive community committed to building relationships and enriching lives in Aspen, the Roaring Fork Valley and beyond. We bring Jewish tradition and learning to life in harmony with the natural beauty of our valley. Whether this is your first time in the Roaring Fork Valley, you’re a second home owner or you’re here full time, all are welcome to join us at the Aspen Jewish Congregation. One of the first questions we are always asked…

B’nai Havurah-Denver Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation

B’nai Havurah is an inclusive, participatory Jewish Reconstructionist community (Kehillah) that is passionately committed to experiencing Judaism by infusing tradition with renewed meaning in a contemporary American context. We do this through study (Torah), worship and joyous practice (Avodah), social justice (Tikkun Olam), acts of kindness (Gemilut Hasidim), and connection with the Jewish People (Am Yisrael). We provide warm gatherings, participatory and engaging services, spirited music, a learned and passionate rabbi, dedicated staff, lay leaders and volunteers, intellectual stimulation, and…

Beth Israel Congregation

Beth Israel Congregation is in our second century, first having first conducted services in 1909. We have been in our present location since 1974, and currently have about 50 families that make up our membership. Mission Statement: Beth Israel Congregation is an inclusive Jewish congregation that offers a welcoming, nurturing and enriching home to those who seek a meaningful and enduring connection to Judaism. Mindful of its heritage and participation in the greater community, the Congregation supports the diverse spiritual,…

BMH-BJ Congregation

BMH-BJ provides an inclusive, diverse and passionate Jewish home for people seeking to express and enrich their spirituality in Denver’s largest and most active open and modern orthodox congregation. BMH-BJ establishes a comfortable, participatory environment focused on personal empowerment and authentic Jewish engagement with a vision to deepen the life of the entire Denver Jewish community. We feature an early childhood education at the BMH-BJ Preschool, featuring an experienced teaching staff that provides plenty of one-to-one interaction with the students….

Chabad Jewish Center South Metro Denver

Dear Friend, In 2003 Chabad Jewish Center was only a dream to many local residents.  But today it is a modern state of the art center serving the South Metro Denver Community.  With 17 employees, Chabad Jewish Center touches the lives of thousands.  Our children and youth programs, featuring the Garden Preschool & Early Learning Center, Chabad Hebrew School, the Friendship Circle (a program for children with special needs) and many other services, programs and events have seen tremendous growth since…

Chabad Lubavitch of Colorado – Bais Menachem

Imagine a place where every person — from the inexperienced in ritual and practice, to the most learned —could feel at home. Imagine a place where children could play and learn, and develop their identities; where senior adults could share their wisdom; where parents could learn how to transmit the joy and beauty of our heritage to the next generation. Imagine a place where learning and laughter, sacred and secular, spiritual and physical, come together in an inviting atmosphere of…

Chabad of Cherry Creek

Chabad of Cherry Creek offers a wide variety of educational and spiritual opportunities, including Women’s circle, adult education, hospital visitation, Shabbat dinners and an array of family and social activities. We have a wide range of programs for children and young families including Jewish Kids Club and holiday programs. At Chabad our goal is simple: We want our students to view Judaism in an intelligent, relevant and upbeat light. By year’s end, along with the Aleph-Bais, Holiday learning and Hebrew…

Chabad of NW Metro Denver

Chabad of NW Metro Denver, an outreach organization for Jews of all backgrounds and affiliations, was founded in 2003 by Rabbi Benjy and Leah Brackman to fill the need of Jewish family programming in northwest metro Denver. Chabad’s extensive array of programs includes: adult education, synagogue services, hospital visitations, bereavement counseling and a wide range of programs for children and young families including summer day camp, Hebrew school and holiday programs. A special focus of Chabad’s holiday programming are the…

Congregation B’nai Chaim

B’nai Chaim, established in 1992, is a small and vibrant congregation located in Morrison, Colorado. Our mission is to be a closely-knit, warm, and inclusive Reform Jewish Congregation in the south western suburbs of Denver. B’nai Chaim serves a widespread and diverse population that includes the communities of Morrison, Littleton, Lakewood, Highlands Ranch, Ken Caryl, Golden, and the nearby foothills. Our Temple offers a warm and caring place for worship, study and community under the spiritual leadership of Rabbi Kim…

Congregation Beth Evergreen

Reconstructionist Synagogue in the foothills just west of Denver, offering inclusive and dynamic services and programs. We offer monthly Saturday Family Shabbat services with Rabbi Jamie, in a relaxed atmosphere, as well as Inter-generational programming throughout the year. Holiday programs include a community Passover Seder, children’s services for Rosh Hashannah and Yom Kippur, Chanukkah celebrations, Simchat Torah, Inter-generational Sukkot programs. Our religious school offers a wide variety of options for students pre-k through 7th grade, including classes for parents concurrent…

Congregation Beth Shalom

Small in size, but not in spirit, Congregation Beth Shalom (CBS) welcomes all to participate in our bi-monthly Friday Night Shabbat services as well as other events scheduled throughout the year. Our congregation embraces Jews from a diverse range of religious philosophy and practice. We use Siddur Sim Shalom and Etz Hayim for our prayer services, texts of the Conservative movement.

Congregation Rodef Shalom

“Many Voices, One Community.” Congregation Rodef Shalom, a participatory and egalitarian Conservative synagogue located in the heart of Denver’s East Side Jewish community, envisions itself as an extended Jewish Mishpucha (family) caring for all its members. The synagogue offers educational and social programs, as well as worship services, for all ages from preschool through seniors. Beginning with an Infant Room, nurturing Preschool, Tot Shabbat and Mini-Minyan for our youngest members, to a new and innovative Religious School, “Passport to Jewish…

DAT Minyan

The DAT Minyan is a Modern Orthodox synagogue on the East Side of Denver, affiliated with the Orthodox Union. Our synagogue is friendly and welcoming. It is dedicated to enhancing Jewish connection and observance, religious Zionism, and giving all members of the community an exciting and meaningful religious experience. The DAT Minyan has experienced tremendous growth since 2005.  It transitioned from a small Shabbat morning minyan to a full service synagogue with a growing membership of over 130 units (families, couples and singles). The shul enjoys a diverse…

Denver Community Kollel

The Denver Community Kollel is an institute of advanced Torah study whose scholars and their families are dedicated to serving the educational and spiritual needs of all Jews throughout the greater Denver area. Our mission is twofold: • To prepare our scholars for their future roles as leaders of the Jewish community. • To share the beauty of Judaism—and Torah study in particular—with Jews of all backgrounds. Though our study hall is located in West Denver, we offer programming for…

Denver Jewish Chamber of Commerce

Founded on Jewish values, the Chamber promotes business growth, business development, professional relationships and offers educational programs. The Denver Jewish Chamber of Commerce, formally known as the Jewish Business Association, was founded in 1995 to unite the Denver Jewish business community and connect Jewish entrepreneurs and professionals. Activities included monthly networking events, social events, and periodic special events such as business expos. After many years of function, the Jewish Business Association stopped operating. In 2011, some of the members of…

Denver Jewish Day School

Denver Jewish Day School‘s mission is to educate Jewish students through an integrated secular and Jewish studies program to thrive in college and beyond and to act ethically and purposefully in the world. Founded in 1975, Denver Jewish Day School is accredited by the Association of Colorado Independent Schools (ACIS) and provides a combined Jewish and secular education for children in grades K – 12. Denver JDS offers Jewish families an unparalleled community of faculty and staff. Our 21st century…

Ekar Farm

For nearly a decade, Ekar has served as a focal point for Denver’s Jewish community to come together around issues of food security, environmentalism and urban farming. Ekar has been integral in providing new ways for Jews to connect to their heritage while simultaneously assisting in the cause to end hunger. Since the organization’s founding, thousands of individuals – young and old, Jewish and non-Jewish – have been engaged and inspired by Ekar’s mission. And tens of thousands of pounds…

Ganeinu

Ganeinu is a small, loving bilingual program focusing on the optimum development of the individual child in all development domains. Ganaynu children learn about Jewish values, history and holidays through stories, fun games, and hands-on activities like baking challah and building their own menorahs.  They learn that Jewish is their proud, joyful and personally meaningful religious heritage. Ganaynu children learn Hebrew by hearing it spoken by the teachers in their classroom, by fun games that broaden their vocabulary, and via…

Hazon

Hazon works to create healthier and more sustainable communities in the Jewish community and beyond.  We work with local leaders and organizations to seed and support Jewish Outdoor, Food, Farming and Environmental Education (JOFEE) programs.  In order to make that work happen we: offer $25k per year in mini-grants to support JOFEE programs offer scholarships to attend national Hazon programs provide consulting to help bring JOFEE into organizations through programs like the Hazon Seal and our educational resources foster connections…

Hebrew Educational Alliance

The Hebrew Educational Alliance is located in southeast Denver. Though we are one of the largest egalitarian-traditional Conservative congregations in the region, we pride ourselves on our small congregation warmth.  We seek to provide congregants the opportunities for Jewish study, prayer and acts of kindness in the building of our community. Families and young children are an integral part of our community at the Hebrew Educational Alliance. We are on a continuous journey with our young families to provide a meaningful way to…

Honeymoon Israel

Honeymoon Israel is a Jewish organization that provides trips to Israel for couples with at least one Jewish partner. Each trip includes 20 diverse couples from the same city – couples with one Jewish partner, couples where both partners were born Jewish and couples where one partner is converted/Jew-by-choice. Spend nine exhilarating, romantic and memorable days exploring Israel, while building friendship and community with other couples from your city. Check out three sample trip itineraries here.

Israeli-American Council Colorado

IT ALL STARTS WITH A SPARK… The opening of IAC Colorado exists to be the spark and force that unifies local Israeli and Jewish Americans. The IAC empowers the community to become an essential partner to the Jewish community in its quest to expand its impact, and to deepen its connection to Israel. IAC Colorado has developed a range of cutting-edge programs that will begin to engage Israeli and Jewish Americans in the community, channel their innovative spirit and combined…

JCC Ranch Camp

Explore Ranch Camp with us! We have 380 acres in the Black Forest of Colorado covered with rolling hills, miles of trails and pristine forest. Explore our cabins and program spaces where the magic happens. Explore our community and what makes us who we are. Once you have roamed Ranch Camp through these pages, choose your program and start your campers’ Ranch Camp adventure! Our Facilities Our Ranch Camp home sits on 380 acres of stunning private land in Elbert Colorado nestled…

Jewish Explorers, a program of JEWISHcolorado

Jewish Explorers is a multi-age, enrichment program that welcomes Jewish and Interfaith families with preschool and elementary school-aged children. Jewish Explorers offers weekly and monthly classroom programs, and monthly Shabbat dinners and holiday celebrations, which provide opportunities for families to explore Judaism together and learn about Jewish values, culture, traditions, history, and holidays right in their local communities. Through a fun, innovative and experiential educational framework, Jewish Explorers engages, educates, and empowers families to find meaningful and relevant ways to…

Jewish In The City

Your Jewish center in the heart of Downtown Denver and its surrounds. As a not-for-profit organization, we seek to create a place where from your home or office you can feel a part of a vibrant and warm community; relate to Judaism with relevance, meaning and joy; and celebrate  Jewish connection, pride and identity.  We invite you for Shabbat and festival meals and to join us for any of our educational, social & religious events, programs and services we offer.  We at Jewish…

Jewish Outreach Initative

The Jewish Outreach Initiative brings the beauty and relevance of Torah and Judaism to all Jews and their loved ones, through engaging classes, innovative programming, and exciting social events. Enhancing relationships. Enriching lives. Anywhere. Anytime.

JEWISHcolorado

Our Vision – To be meaningful to everyone in the Colorado Jewish community in some way. Our Mission – To steward and strengthen Jewish community in Colorado, Israel and the world. Our Values – Tzedakah (Charitable Giving), Clal Yisrael (All of Israel), Tikkun Olam (Repairing the World), Derech Eretz (Civility and the Consideration of Others), L’dor VaDor (From Generation to Generation) Tactical Strategies – We enter into strategic alliances, deliver quality programs and make grants to other Jewish agencies in order to provide positive…

JTown

What is JTown? It is simple! JTown is an organization that creates connections and community! We bring Jews of all ages, and the people who love them, together through adult social programs, engaging family events, alternative worship experiences, and meaningful social action projects.   Is JTown a Synagogue? No. JTown is a group of diverse Jewish people and families who like to: Meet other Jews Socialize Participate in meaningful social action projects Celebrate our common history Learn about and honor what makes us…

Judaism Your Way

Judaism Your Way is a nondenominational, non-membership Denver-based outreach organization that welcomes all Jews and their loved ones, including interfaith and LGBT individuals, couples and families. By lowering and eliminating the institutional, attitudinal and financial barriers that can keep people from exploring the Jewish possibilities on their own paths, Judaism Your Way provides a wide range of opportunities for making Jewish participation personal, meaningful and accessible. Judaism Your Way is staffed by Executive Director Wendy Aronson, Reconstructionist-trained Rabbi Brian Field,…

Kohelet

Kohelet is a Jewish congregation with a strong, participatory membership and a long history in the Denver community.  We have a diverse group of ages and interests and have respectful recognition of every member, from infant to retiree.  We are thoughtful about our services, our study, our observance of Jewish holy days and holidays, times to honor life events, and our commitment to participation.  Come visit our beautiful sanctuary and share in our observances in any way you choose. For…

Mizel Arts and Culture Center at the J

Illuminating the human experience. The JCC Mizel Arts and Culture Center illuminates the human experience through creative and cultural programs in the performing, visual, and literary arts for the Jewish community and the community at large. The Mizel Arts and Culture Center serves over 26,000 people a year through a variety of programs and events that serve a broad demographic of cultural patrons. We strive to produce, present, exhibit, advance, and preserve the arts, serving as a performance and exhibition…

PJ Library, Powered by JEWISHcolorado

JEWISHcolorado is proud to partner with many generous philanthropists and the Harold Grinspoon Foundation to provide an annual subscription of PJ Library to families raising Jewish children ages 6 months through age 8 in Colorado.* Each month Jewish children and their families receive a beautiful book or music CD about some aspect of Jewish culture or tradition mailed directly to their homes. The power of PJ Library lies in the experience of a parent reading a Jewish bedtime story to…

Ramah in the Rockies

The mission of Ramah in the Rockies is to nurture the character development of Jewish youth by providing them the opportunity to challenge themselves physically, intellectually and spiritually.  Camp Ramah is a home away from home for the Colorado Jewish community. We combine a traditional camp, a rustic wilderness program, year-round retreats, and a vibrant Jewish life to create an unforgettable experience!

Shwayder Camp

Established in 1949, Shwayder Camp is the oldest Reform Jewish summer camp in the United States. Through the years campers look forward to returning to camp – their home away from home. Surrounded by friends and nature, campers can express themselves, explore new opportunities, develop their independence and have fun. Our community is a safe environment where all of our campers share a special bond with one another. The mission of Shwayder Camp is to provide an environment that enables…

Staenberg-Loup Jewish Community Center

The Staenberg-Loup Jewish Community Center is a comprehensive family center. The JCC’s mission is to provide recreational, cultural, educational and social programs for the Jewish community and beyond. Facilities include an ECC, sports and fitness center, indoor and outdoor pools, conference rooms, classrooms, theater, dance and music facilities, and more. The JCC Early Childhood Center curriculum is year-round, play-based, and child-directed. All children enjoy weekly gym and music classes, and children ages 3 and older receive swim lessons once a…

Temple Emanuel

Temple Emanuel is a dynamic Reform synagogue.  Our mission is to inspire individuals to maximize their Jewish identity and to participate actively in our religious community. The Rabbi Steven Foster Early Learning Center strives to nurture each child’s innate sense of wonder and curiosity by providing them a safe, inviting place to learn and explore. We believe that the foundation for cognitive growth is the development of social and emotional skills, thereby offering children a loving and responsive environment. Small…

Temple Micah

Within the Temple Micah community, we talk a lot about being a warm, intimate and contemporary synagogue; and truth be told, it is in our organizational DNA. In the mid 1950’s a small group of Jewish families from Congregation Emanuel sought something different from their synagogue experience. They yearned for flexibility and creativity in the How’s and the Why’s of their educational and ritual program. So, these families began a religious school for their children that evolved into Temple Micah….

Temple Sinai

Your family’s Jewish journey begins at Temple Sinai! Temple Sinai is the second largest reform congregation in Denver. Our open environment invites families to feel welcome and involved in our community. Our preschool program focuses on teaching children how to learn, while providing an environment where your child will be empowered to be self confident and independent at an age appropriate level. Each child is viewed and guided by their own unique qualities. Jewish values and traditions are intertwined with the academics so…

The Jewish Experience

The Jewish Experience creates thoughtful, meaningful, fun programs, events, and classes to make the warmth and wisdom of Judaism accessible to all. The Jewish Experience offers a wide range of opportunities for young families to connect, build community, and learn to love their Jewish heritage.

Boulder

Adventure Rabbi

Adventure Judaism offers a new style of congregational community A cutting-edge model of synagogue-life appropriate for 21st century Judaism. Gone are the days when Jews felt obligated to belong to a synagogue. Today, 70% of American Jews do not belong to a congregation. In fact, many Jews today don’t feel obliged by Judaism at all. Judaism has become a choice and if the religion does not enhance and enrich our lives, if Judaism is not relevant, meaningful and accessible, many of us…

Beth Ami: Colorado Congregation for Humanistic Judaism

Beth Ami is a warm, welcoming community that gathers to deepen our connections to each other as well as embrace our shared Humanistic Jewish identity. Beth Ami provides a place where secular Jews can find a comfortable home. Beth Ami appeals to those who respect and love our Jewish heritage and want to affiliate with others with similar viewpoints. We are Jews who want Jewish studies for our children and ourselves, who want to observe Jewish holidays, appreciate Jewish culture, and express…

Boulder Jewish Community Center

The Boulder JCC plays a vital role serving as the community’s living room, where people of all ages and backgrounds gather to connect, exchange ideas, learn, and grow together. As a central address of Jewish life in Boulder County and the Colorado Front Range, the Boulder JCC is home to one of the best Boulder preschools, kindergarten, and day camp as well as baby, toddler, youth, family, teen, young adult, adult, arts and culture, and community programs. Everyone is welcome!…

Chabad Jewish Center of Longmont

Chabad of Longmont is one of Colorado’s most unorthodox Orthodox Synagogues – a popular center for Jews of all backgrounds who want to learn more about their Jewish roots. Chabad offers a wide variety of educational and spiritual opportunities, including Torah classes and lectures, Shabbaton dinners, and an array of family and social activities. Traditional Jewish values are brought to life in a joyous, non-judgmental atmosphere. Chabad serves all segments of the Jewish community. Everyone is welcome regardless of their personal level…

Congregation Bonai Shalom

Bonai Shalom… your Jewish home! Over 30 years ago our founders gave us a name which means “Builders of Peace.” Today, Bonai Shalom is a congregation embracing the essence of that original concept. Our community is a warm and welcoming family, sharing each other’s joys and sorrows. Every Friday night we welcome the Shabbat Queen with an uplifting service, joyous participation, and soulful melodies. During our traditional Shabbat morning services, we celebrate with soaring spirit. Shabbat morning babysitting is provided…

Congregation Har HaShem

We’d like to invite you to become part of the vibrant Jewish community at Congregation Har HaShem. Enriched by the vast diversity of Jewish life in Boulder, Har HaShem is a Reform synagogue made up of congregants from all backgrounds including interfaith, LGBTQ, seniors, singles, and families. We strive to open doors to deeper engagement with the Jewish tradition and with the Jewish community. This is a place that makes Judaism and Jewish teaching come alive with hundreds of adults…

Congregation Nevei Kodesh

Congregation Nevei Kodesh is known for its creative, meaningful and joyful embrace of the spiritual riches of the Jewish tradition. Situated at the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in beautiful Boulder, Colorado, we come together to seek an authentic, inclusive, egalitarian expression for Jewish life in the 21st century. Established in 1993, Nevei Kodesh is an extended family of people from diverse backgrounds, including Jewish, interfaith and multi­cultural families, singles, couples, seniors, Jews by choice, LGBTQ people, and participants in…

Milk and Honey Farm JCC Boulder

Milk and Honey Farm at the J is a 2+ acre educational sustainable farm that brings the greater community together via experiential programs and activities designed to ignite wonder and discovery, grounded in vast Jewish heritage, tradition, and values. It provides a place for individuals to connect on the simplest level with soil, plants, animals, and people, for the health and well-being of themselves and the larger community. Milk and Honey Farm is located adjacent to the new Boulder JCC…