Communing around and near 4550 Ne 20th
Thank you for your donation to the Alberta Shul. We would like to update you on our passionate work these past 18 months as we worked to purchase and restore the historic Tifereth Israel building, The Alberta Shul. Over 100 donors, including you, were able to raise $35,000 – and for this, we truly thank … Continue reading (Belated) Year End Update 2018
Events The Alberta Shul would operate as a non-profit, and would provide programming as well as renting space for events. First priority for use of the space would go to Jewish groups, individuals, and organizations. Shabbat and holiday services. For west side congregations in Portland this center can be used as an outreach space, a … Continue reading Proposed Usage
A coalition of Jewish teachers, organizers, business people, and friends have been professionally and informally organizing and hosting innovative Jewish events on Portland’s East Side for over 10 years. We have brought together hundreds of Jews by hosting Passover seders, monthly Shabbat dinners, summer outings, and outdoor High Holy Days services. These events have increased … Continue reading The Community
Just two blocks off bustling NE Alberta street, an unassuming building once known as the Alberta Shul holds a rich history of NE Portland Jews, African-American Churches and most recently artists.