Achva Bakerem

Achva BaKerem is a Reform congregation founded in 2006 in the Beit HaKerem neighborhood of Jerusalem. The congregation is built on three pillars: Jewish renewal Social responsibility Environmental stewardship Kehilat Achva BaKerem offers a community and a cultural framework for liberal Jews in and around the neighborhood. We provide a spiritual connection between the soul and the world. We focus on fostering identity, belonging, community ties and mutual care, and encourage involvement, activism and social responsibility for the neighborhood and for Jerusalem as a whole. Rabbi Tamir Nir explains his motivation for establishing the congregation: “My Jewish religious calling inspired me to take up responsibility for our city and our planet, to build a vibrant communal life and to develop a liberal Israeli-Jewish identity.

Address 8 Bet Hakerem St.
City Jerusalem
State Is
Zip Code 9634310
Country Israel
Phone 972-544-807400
ID Number 58-0496339

If you wish to make a contribution to Achva Bakerem please send us a check payable to "PEF Israel Endowment Funds, Inc." and note in the memo portion of the check, or include in a separate note, your recommendation that we should make a contribution to Achva Bakerem. Please include the ID Number (58-0496339) for the charity as well. Please do not include any other words (such as the name of the charity) on the payee line of your check or else our bank will not accept it and we will have to return the check.

Please be sure to provide your name and mailing address so that we can acknowledge your contribution. The minimum contribution accepted is $25. Mail your check and recommendation to:

PEF Israel Endowment Funds, Inc.
630 Third Ave, 15th Floor
New York, NY 10017