The word chavurah comes from the word chaver, meaning friend. A chavurah is a small group of individuals who gather together for a variety of reasons: to socialize, celebrate Jewish holidays, learn more about Judaism, and participate in social action projects.
Most importantly, a chavurah provides an opportunity for you to meet others who share your values and interests.
- Celebrate Jewish holidays together
- Study together
- Social action projects
- Travel together
- Pray together
- Your Chavurah becomes your extended family
- Chavurot create secure and constant ties to the wider Jewish community
- Chavurot help Judaism remain a constant source of joy