Mikveh Bess Israel


Recent Blog Posts

  • Seeking New Mikveh Attendant
    Sunday, May 19, 2019  | Filed under: Employment
    Mikveh Bess IsraelShomeret Job Description

    The mission of Mikveh Bess Israel of Greater Hartford  is to provide the Jewish community with a safe and sacred space for cleansing and purification. Mikveh Bess Israel was founded by European immigrants in 1852 as part of their effort to develop permanent Jewish roots in the Hartford Area. A century…

  • Dignity Project Launch
    Tuesday, February 26, 2019  | Filed under: Events

    Help us launch The Dignity Project

    Thursday, February 28 | 7 to 8:30 p.m.At the home of Linda Levin | Address supplied upon RSVP

    RSVP by Monday, February 25 to Karen | 860.727.6130Space is limited!

    A lack of menstrual supplies and other hygiene items has a detrimental effect on one’s quality of life, impeding daily activities such…

  • Jew in the City
    Friday, February 2, 2018  | Filed under: Events
    Mikveh Bess Israel
    Jew in the City
    An Evening with Allison Josephs
    Tuesday, May 8th 2018, 7:30pm
    Alison Josephs is the founder and face of Jew in the City, an organization whose mission is to break down stereotypes about religious Jews and offers a humorous, meaningful look into Judaism through social media.
    Mandell JCC
    335 Bloomfield Avenue
    West Hartford
    Tickets $18
    Register Here
  • #MeToo West Hartford
    Friday, January 5, 2018  | Filed under: Events
    #MeToo West Hartford Poster

    #MeToo West Hartford
    A space for women to share our thoughts and experiences
    and look towards a safe and inclusive future.
    Saturday, February 10, 2018 – 8PM
    $10 Registration Fee
    Venue Supplied upon Registration
    E-mail if you have additional quesitons
    Registration essential as space is limited

  • Hidden Depths and Realized Potential
    Friday, November 3, 2017  | Filed under: Uncategorized
    Friends, in this week’s Shabbat message Jo Bruce, a member of the Board of Mikveh Bess Israel, shares her thoughts on the mikveh’s rich spiritual history and modern significance. Shabbat Shalom. – Howard
    Here in the Greater Hartford community, we are very blessed to have such a strong Jewish Federation that supports an array of Jewish…