JVP San Francisco/East Bay Chapter
JVP Bay Area is the founding chapter of Jewish Voice for Peace. We continue to meet monthly and conduct local education and outreach efforts, while supporting JVP's national campaigns. Info about monthly meetings and upcoming events is posted on this page.
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PLEASE NOTE: There will be NO chapter meeting in November due to our Bay Area Chapter Retreat. The retreat is open to JVP members. Please e-mail us for more information.
JVP Bay Area Co-sponsored Events:
Penny Rosenwasser will celebrate the release her new book:
Hope into Practice
Jewish Women Choosing Justice Despite our Fears
Monday, November 18, 7pm
Kehilla Community Synagogue, 1300 Grand Avenue, Oakland (Lake Merrit)
Everyone welcome! We’ll have a lively book discussion, enjoy music and taste treats.
Penny is a Founding National Board Member of JVP and part of the fundraising leadership team, and a longtime core member of the Bay Area chapter.
Our chapter meets the second Sunday of each month from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
An orientation for new members starts at 6:00pm.
The location switches each month between the East Bay and San Francisco.
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists
Connie Barbour Room
1606 Bonita Street (at Cedar)
Berkeley CA (map)
If you need a ride from North Berkeley Bart, e-mail us here before the day of the meeting.
American Friends Service Committee
65 9th St. (btw Mission and Market)
San Francisco. (map)
Near Civic Center BART
(walk one block southwest on Market, turn left down 9th St.).
To confirm the place and time, please e-mail us here.