Enroll for 2021-22!






Want to change the world?

Join Hamsa Fund!

This monthly program gives teen the chance to change the world through service, philanthropy, advocacy and more!

Spring Retreat

April 23 - 25, 2021

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Artwork by Esther Sokolsky

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CCM's 2020-21/5781 Year

Upcoming Events....

May 5th: 7:15 - 9:15pm

CCM meets on in-person

Inviting all teens to join us for our Open House in person to enjoy an evening with Midrasha

7th Grade Open House

May 5 (in person)

Inviting 7th grade teens to experience Midrasha as it happens!

CCM Registration 2021-22

Register now for another year of fun and engaging in-person activities!

We look forward to in-person lessons, retreats, and more

WHO is welcome at Midrasha?

Teens, this is a GREAT time to invite a friend to join you or for any teen who hasn't been able to join us due to other commitments.  Just "drop" in!


Mifgash means encounter in Hebrew.  This day camp for teens aims to interweave Israeli and American teens during eight-ten days of bus adventures through-out the Bay Area.  Whether riding roller-coasters, combing beaches, exploring new technology or climbing the steps of Coit Tower, teens bond & grow their Jewish identity.


Midrasha retreats are the glue of our program.  Teens spend a Shabbat weekend in community meeting new Jewish friends from all over the Bay Area.  Enjoying nature with hikes, campfires and star-filled Havdalah celebrations.  After a weekend relaxing in pajamas, CCM teens only want more!

The Hamsa Fund:

(The East Bay's Jewish Teen Philanthropy Board) empowers teens to "be the change we want to see in the world."  Through monthly meetings, teens learn the 4-1-1 of philanthropy and tzedakah (justice), in order to choose a cause, raise money, and pick organizations to support through grant funds.