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236 Kane Street / Brooklyn, NY 11231 / 718 875-1550


At Kane Street we form a Kehilla K’dosha—a sacred and caring community. We support each other b’eit yagon uv’eit simcha—at trying times and at joyous times. Our members share their celebrations, lives, and dreams together. Within the overheated and frenzied environment of New York City, we create spaces for reflection, rejoicing, prayer, learning, and community service.

We are happy to share our membership enrollment form, but please also send an email to [email protected] if you are interested in joining the community. We would love to connect with you personally to hear about your interests and answer any questions you may have about life at Kane Street.

We bring the wisdom and compassion of Jewish traditions to all, regardless of background. Within our community are very traditional Jews and secularists, families and singles, straight and LGBTQIA+. Our members include interfaith families, and Jews who are returning to their roots. We are a community where any sincere person can find a place.

Many of the benefits of membership are not quantifiable. Who can measure the worth of seeing one’s children grow with other happy, committed, open-minded Jewish kids? The value of friendships forged through years of studying and celebrating together? The significance of joining with others to support someone through a serious illness? Or the merit of joining with hundreds of other searching souls and singing voices on Holy Days?

More concretely, household membership includes these benefits:

  • Tickets to High Holy Day services
  • Eligibility to enroll for our Hebrew School
  • Teen group and community-wide Jewish teen academy through our chapter of BBYO
  • Cutting-edge, award-winning family programming
  • Discounted membership dues for families with a child attending Kane Street Kids Preschool
  • Rabbinic support, including officiation at all life cycle events, pastoral counseling, and spiritual guidance during times of transition
  • Social justice (tzedek) programs to serve the greater community as a Jewish group
  • Cultural and adult educational opportunities, including scholars in residence, films, and concerts
  • Regular communications about Synagogue and other Jewish events in the wider community

If you are interested in joining as a member of the Congregation, contact us at [email protected], or call (718-875-1550) to set a time to speak or meet with one of our clergy, professional staff, or volunteer leaders.

Everyone is encourage you to visit our intimate, spirited Friday evening service, and our main Shabbat morning service, each Saturday. There are also three different family services for children and their families, and Kiddushim and time to socialize follow all services. Find out more at

Please browse the rest of our website to get a sense of our diverse and dynamic community!

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