COMMUNITY RESOURCES

Your Guide to the Austin Jewish Community

CONGREGATIONS

A man reading from a prayer book during a service at a synagogue
Reform Synagogues

Congregation Beth Israel (CBI)
3901 Shoal Creek Blvd.
(512) 454-6806
bethisrael.org

Congregation Shir Ami (CSA)
3315 El Salido Parkway, Cedar Park
(512) 843-3539
shir-ami.com

Temple Beth Shalom (TBS)
7300 Hart Lane
(512) 735-8900
bethshalomaustin.org

Conservative Synagogues

Congregation Agudas Achim (CAA)
7300 Hart Lane
(512) 735-8400
theaustinsynagogue.org

Congregation Beth El
8902 Mesa Drive
(512) 636-2228
bethelaustin.org

Orthodox Synagogues

Chabad of Austin
3500 Hyridge Drive
Austin, TX 78759
(512) 977-0770
chabadaustin.com

Currently under construction. For info on current services, contact info@chabadaustin.com.

Congregation Tiferet Israel  (CTI)
7300 Hart Lane
(512) 410-0336
tiferetaustin.org

Independent Synagogue

Congregation Kol Halev
Independent/Progressive Worship
9300 South IH-35
(512) 419-0945
kolhalev.org

Reconstructionist Synagogue

Congregation Shalom Rav
P.O. Box  28308
(512) 684-8158
shalomravaustin.com

Chavurah

Congregation Chaverim B’Kavanah
Following Reform Tradition, Unaffiliated
3402 Little Elm Trail, Cedar Park
(281) 802-9503 or (512) 775-5757
barbhalrik@gmail.com or skamen@ymail.com

Congregation Havurah Shalom
Unaffiliated
1530 Sun City Blvd.
(512) 591-7000
www.chstx.org

Firepit Minyan
Currently on hiatus. Stay in touch with Firepit Minyan Austin on Facebook

ORGANIZATIONS

Stay connected and find programs, services and support offered by our community partner organizations.

Support Services

Shalom Austin Jewish Family Service
7300 Hart Lane
(512) 250-1043
shalomaustin.org/jfs

BubbieCare
(512) 862-9030
bubbiecare.com

Hebrew Free Loan of Austin
3571 Far West Blvd. #233
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 677-4352
hebrewfreeloanofaustin.org

Sharsheret
(866) 474-2774
info@sharsheret.org

HEB and Favor Delivery (ages 60+)
(833) 397-0080
https://favordelivery.com/seniors

Crisis Text Line
Text HOME to 741741

Israel Connections

American Friends of Magen David Adom
352 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY
afmda.org

Jewish National Fund (JNF)
7000 N. Mopac, Ste. 200
(888) JNF-0099
(512) 410-1438
jnf.org

American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC)
(713) 871-1891
aipac.org

State of Israel Bonds
9660 Hillcroft Street, Houston, TX
(800) 676-3101
israelbonds.com

Consulate General of Israel
to the Southwest
24 Greenway Plaza, Suite 1500
Houston, TX
(832) 301-3500
embassies.gov.il/houston

Partnership with Israel: Western Galilee and US Central Area Consortium (Partnership2GETHER)
(512) 735-8008
westerngalilee.org.il
shalomaustin.org/partnership

American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC)
jdc.org
facebook.com/TheJDC/

Jewish Agency for Israel (JAFI)
633 Third Avenue, 21st Floor
New York, NY 10017
jewishagency.org

Israel Action Network
25 Broadway, Suite 1700
New York, NY 10004
(212) 284-6500
IAN@JewishFederations.org
israelactionnetwork.org

Israeli-American Council (IAC)
(713) 398-9567
iac360.org
sshwartz@israeliamerican.org

Texas-Israel Chamber of Commerce
12700 Park Central Drive
Dallas, TX
texasisrael.org
info@texasisrael.org

Texans for Israel
2105 San Antonio Street
Austin, TX
(512) 476-0125
texashillel.org/israel

Taglit-Birthright Israel
birthrightisrael.com
shalomaustin.org/birthright
yad@shalomaustin.org
aboxman@texashillel.org
birthright@JewishLonghorns.com

Friends of the Israel Defense Forces
P.O. Box 22245
Houston, TX
(713) 955-0225
fidf.org

Hadassah, The Women’s Zionist Organization of America
austin.hadassah@outlook.com
offthebolt@suddenlink.net
hadassah.org
facebook.com/AustinHadassah

Israel Economic Mission to the US Southern Region
2 Riverway
Houston, TX
(713) 599-0290
itrade.gov.il/us-houston

J Street Austin
charmccann@gmail.com
facebook.com/JStreetAustin
jstreet.org

Youth & Teens

B’nai B’rith Youth Organization – BBYO (Grades 8-12)
7300 Hart Lane
Austin, TX
(512) 735-8046
annie.abramowitz@shalomaustin.org
bbyo.org

Bat Mitzvah Club
(512) 799-9319
mussy@chabadaustin.com
chabadaustin.com/bat-mitzvah-club

JCC Youth & Teen
7300 Hart Lane
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 735-8050
youthandteenoffice@shalomaustin.org

J-Serve Austin (Grades 8-12)
(512) 735-8036
shalomaustin.org/bbyo/#jserve

JCamps
7300 Hart Lane
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 735-8050
jcamps@shalomaustin.org
shalomaustin.org/camp

Girl Scouts (Grades K-12)
(512) 766-4522
gsctx.org
austinjewishscouting@gmail.com

USY at Congregation Agudas Achim
theaustinsynagogue.org

NCSY at Congregation Tiferet Israel
tiferetaustin.org

NFTY at Congregation Beth Israel
bethisrael.org/youth

Temple Beth Shalom Youth Groups
bethshalomaustin.org/youth

Congregation Shir Ami Youth Group
shir-ami.com

University Outreach

The Rohr Chabad Jewish Student Center at UT
2101 Nueces Street
(512) 477-7770
jewishlonghorns.com
facebook.com/JewishLonghorns

Texas Hillel
2105 San Antonio Street
(512) 476-0125
texashillel.org
info@texashillel.org

Schusterman Center for Jewish Studies
University of Texas
305 E. 23rd Street, B3600
Austin, TX 78712
(512) 475-6178
galit@austin.utexas.edu
liberalarts.utexas.edu/scjs

Rohr Jewish Student Center at Texas A&M
201 Live Oak Street, College Station
(979) 220-5020
jewishaggies.com

Texas A&M Hillel
800 George Bush Dr., College Station
(979) 703-1856
hillel@tamuhillel.org
tamuhillel.org

Mishelanu (providing a home for Israeli-American students)
2105 San Antonio Street
(512) 476-0125
texasmishelanu@gmail.com

Young Adults

Shalom Austin Young Adult Division (YAD)
7300 Hart Lane
(512) 735-8052

shalomaustin.org/yad

J-Lead (Jewish Leadership Education, Action & Development Program)
shalomaustin.org/leadershipdevelopment

Young Jewish Professionals of Austin
(512) 905-2778
yjpaustin.org

Moishe House Austin
moishehouseatx@gmail.com
moishehouse.org/find-a-house/austin
facebook.com/mohoatx/

Adults 60+

‘Circle of Friends’ Alzheimer’s Caregivers Respite
Congregation Beth Israel
3901 Shoal Creek Blvd.
(512) 845-5374
tllyons@icloud.com

Drive a Senior – West Austin
(512) 472-6339
westaustin@driveasenior.org
driveasenior.org

Empty Nesters
Congregation Beth Israel
3901 Shoal Creek Blvd.
(512) 346-4940 or (512) 454-6806
bethisrael.org

Hazak
Congregation Agudas Achim
7300 Hart Lane
(512) 517-7448
merriessa@gmail.com

Shalom Austin Adults 60+ Programs 
7300 Hart Lane
Austin, TX
(512) 735-8088
shalomaustin.org/adults60

Shalom Austin Jewish Family Service (JFS)
(512) 250-1043
shalomaustin.org/jfs

Shalom Seniors
Temple Beth Shalom
7300 Hart Lane
Austin, TX
(713) 703-7510

Special Interest & Cultural Groups

Austin Jewish Archives
Paul Keeper
pdk1108@gmail.com

Global Jewish Advocacy
ajc.org/advocacy-anywhere

Jewish Historical Society
P.O. Box 10193
Austin, TX 78766
president@txjhs.org
txjhs.org

Austin Jewish Film Festival (AJFF)
7300 Hart Lane
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 576-7278
austinjff.org
www.facebook.com/AustinJFF/
twitter.com/AustinJewishFF/
instagram.com/austinjff
vimeo.com/channels/1613763
info@austinjff.org

National Council of Jewish Women – Austin Section (NCJW)
P.O. Box 26641
Austin, TX 78755
president@ncjwaustin.org
ncjwaustin.org

Austin Jewish Business Network (ABJN)
jody@habitathunters.com
Facebook

Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission
P.O. Box 12276 Austin, TX 78711
(512) 463-5108 or (512) 463-7998
thgc.texas.gov
Facebook/Instagram/Twitter: @txhgc
thgcwebmaster@gmail.com

Jewish Schools in Austin

JCC Early Childhood Program
Ages 6 Weeks – Pre-K
Dell Jewish Community Campus
7300 Hart Lane
(512) 735-8100
shalomaustin.org/ecp

CBI Child Development Center
Ages 2 Months – 5 Years
Congregation Beth Israel Learning Center
3901 Shoal Creed Boulevard
(512) 371-0224
bethisrael.org

Hebrew Preparatory School
Preschool – 8th Grade
2127 W. Parmer Lane
(512) 977-0770

Austin Jewish Academy
Traditional Kindergarden – 8th Grade
Dell Jewish Community Campus
7300 Hart Lane
(512) 735-8350
austinjewishacademy.org

Overnight Camps

Camp Young Judaea – Texas
121 Camp Young Judaea Drive
Woodcreek, TX 78676
(713) 723-8354
cyjtexas.org

URJ Greene Family Camp
1192 Smith Lane
Bruceville, TX 76630
(254) 859-5411
greene.org

HOLIDAYS

High Holy Days Guide*

Check out these resources to help you celebrate and observe the High Holy Day Season and to support these wonderful organizations!

*sponsored content

ECP High Holy Days

Community High Holy Days Services

We encourage you to seek out a congregational community during the High Holy Days. Please check out these listings for services and offerings of local congregations in Austin. High Holy Day listings are subject to change. Please contact the congregation directly for up to date information.

Jewish Holiday Calendar 2021

  • Tu B’Sh’vat – 15 Sh’vat | Jan 28
  • Purim – 14 Adar | Feb 26
  • Passover 1st Seder – 14 Nisan | Mar 27
    • First 2 Days – 15-16 Nisan | Mar 28-29
    • Last 2 Days – 21-22 Nisan | Apr 3-4
  • Yom HaShoah – 26 Nisan | Apr 8
  • Yom HaZikaron – 2 Iyyar | Apr 14
  • Yom HaAtzmaut – 3 Iyyar | Apr 15
  • Lag B’Omer – 18 Iyyar | Apr 30
  • Yom Yerushalayim – 28 Iyyar | May 10
  • Shavuot – 6-7 Sivan | May 17-18
  • Tisha B’Av – 9 Av | Jul 18
  • Rosh Hashanah – 1-2 Tishrei | Sep 7-8
  • Yom Kippur – 10 Tishrei | Sep 16
  • Sukkot 15-26 Tishrei | Sep 22-27
  • Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah – 22-23 Tishrei | Sep 28-29
  • Hanukkah – 25 Kislev-2 Tevet | Sundown Nov 28-Dec 6

THANK YOU TO OUR CORPORATE PARTNERS

Platinum

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BubbieCare JFS logo
Loewy Law Firm logo

Gold

Dochen Realtors logo

Silver

Goldstein Insurance Services logo

Bronze

Goldstein Insurance Services logo

In-Kind

Caplan Miller Events logo

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Jigsaw Analytics

BUSINESS PARTNERS

Please support these wonderful businesses whose generosity and partnership enables us to provide The Jewish Outlook to our community.
To become a partner contact 
shana.creeger@shalomaustin.org.

Attorneys-at-Law

Janice Pierce - Scofield & Scofield, P.C.
(512) 476-8371
scofieldlawfirm.com

Joel A. Levine
(512) 982-1510
injurylawyeraustintx.com

Loewy Law Firm
(512) 280-0800
loewyfirm.com

Martin Cirkiel
(512) 244-6744
cirkielaw.com

Noelke Maples St. Leger Bryant, LLP
(512) 480-9777
nmsb-law.com

 

Authors

Abby Kenigsberg
abbykenigsberg.com

 

Automobile Services

Dollinger Automotive
(512) 748-2587

Lamb's Tire and Automotive
(512) 345-6600
lambstire.com

 

Bicycles/Fitness

Buck's Bikes
(512) 250-9550
(512) 255-8755
bucksbikes.com

Perspire
(512) 502-5131
perspiresaunastudio.com

 

Camps

Camp Doublecreek
(512) 255-3661
campdoublecreek.com

Camp Gan Israel
(512) 765-5345
cgiaustin.org

Camp Young Judaea Texas
(512) 847-9564
cyjtexas.org

Greene Family Camp
(254) 859-5411
greene.org

Sherwood Forest Faire
(512) 222-6680
sherwoodforestfaire.com

 

Clothing

Uptown Cheapskate
(512) 462-4646
uptowncheapskate.com

 

Congregations

Congregation Agudas Achim
(512) 735-8400
caa-austin.org

Congregation Beth El
(512) 231-0266
bethelaustin.org

Congregation Beth Israel
(512) 454-6806
bethisrael.org

Congregation Havurah Shalom
chstx.org

Congregation Kol Halev
(512) 419-0945
kolhalev.org

Congregation Tiferet Israel
(512) 410-0336
tiferetaustin.org

Congregation Shalom Rav
(512) 648-8154
shalomravaustin.com

Congregation Shir Ami
(512) 843-3539
shir-ami.com

Temple Beth Shalom
(512) 735-8900
bethshalomaustin.org

 

Computer Services

Pro-Tape
(512) 443-3911
pro-tape.com

 

Counseling

Austin Vitality
(512) 572-9217
austinvitalitycounseling.com

Dr. Mara Karpel
(512) 626-6973
drmarakarpel.com

Hersh Parent Coaching
(512) 222-7606
hershparentcoaching.com

 

Education/Children's Activities

Austin Jewish Academy
(512) 735-8350
austinjewishacademy.org

ESTEAM Learning Labs
(512) 740-3024
esteamlearninglabs.com

Heartsong Music
(512) 371-9506
heartsongmusic.net

Idea Labs
(512) 494-6744
idealabkids.com

JUDA Hebrew School
(512) 977-0770
chabadaustin.com/juda-hebrew-school

Mad Science 
(512) 892-1143
austin.madscience.org

Mathnasium - Westlake
(512) 837-MATH (6284)
mathnasium.com/westlake

Soccer Shots 
(512) 420-9450
soccershots.com/austin

St. Andrews Episcopal School
(512) 299-9810
sasaustin.org

St. Stephen's Episcopal School
(512) 327-1213
sstx.org

Tamim Academy
(512) 977-0770
tamimaustin.org

The Girls School of Austin
(512) 478-7827
thegirlsschool.org

The Hideout Theatre
(512) HIDE-OUT
hideouttheatre.com

Financial Planning

Austin Private Wealth
(512) 886-4114
austinprivatewealth.com

 

Food

Central Market North Lamar
(512) 899-4343
centralmarket.com

Eldorado Cafe
(512) 420-2222
eldoradocafeatx.com

Rosen's Bagels
(737) 888-9483
rosensbagels.com

 

Funeral Services

Austin Natural Funerals
(512) 891-1236
AustinNaturalFunerals.com

Dignity Memorial
(512) 251-4118
dignitymemorial.com

 

Gifts

The Jar Store
(860) 826-1881
jarstore.com

 

Health Services

12 Oaks Dental
(512) 346-5196
12oaksdentalaustin.com

38th Street Pharmacy
(512) 458-3784
38thstreetpharmacy.com

Allergy Partners of Central Texas
(512) 467-0978
allergypartners.com/centraltexas

Atlas Neuro Therapy
(512) 774-8531
atlasneurotherapy.com

Austin Family Allergy and Asthma
(512) 346-7936
familyallergyatx.com

Austin Hand Group
(512) 327-4263
austinhandgroup.com

Austin Public Health
(512) 972-5000
austintexas.gov/department/health

Austin Radiological Association
(512) 453-6100
ausrad.com

Austin Regional Clinic
(512) ARC-INFO (272-4636)
austinregionalclinic.com

Austin Thyroid and Endocrinology
(512) 467-2727
austinthyroid.com

Derby Dental
(512) 795-0128
derbydentaltexas.com

Donna David, LMSW-ACP
(512) 222-5588

Estes Audiology
(830) 387-2369
HearLifeAgain.com

Keep Safe Care
(512) 766-0150
keepsafecare.com

Meals on Wheels In-Home Care
(512) 476-MEAL (6325)
mealsonwheelscentraltexas.org

Northland Dental Studio
(512) 388-2220
northlanddentalstudio.com

Sanova Dermatology
(512) 837-3376
sanovadermatology.com

Sherwood Pediatric Dentistry
(512) 454-6936
drsherwood.net

Texas Fertility Clinic
(512) 451-0149
txfertility.com

Texas Oncology
(888) 864-4226
TexasOncology.com

U.S. Dermatology Partners
(512) 476-9195
usdermatologypartners.com

 

Home Improvement

A-Plus Air Conditioning & Home Solutions
(512) 450-1980
AplusAC.com

Clement's Paint
(512) 480-8466
clementspaint.com

Omahn Home Improvement
(512) 468-3880
omahnhomeimprovement.com

Stone Acorn Builders
(713) 838-8808
stoneacorn.com

Williamson Roofing
(830) 249-7939
williamsonroofing.com

Window World
(512) 383-1222
windowworldaustin.com

 

Hotel/Travel

Fairmont Austin
(512) 600-2000
fairmont.com/austin

 

Human Resources

Insperity
(512) 380-1884
insperity.com

 

Insurance

David Goldstein
(512) 472-3582
goldstein-insurance.com

Scott Durkin, Nationwide 
(512) 346-7645
dmcinsure.com

Jewelry

Benold's Jewelers
(512) 452-6491
benolds.com

 

Judaica Gifts

Agudas Achim Sisterhood Gift Shop
(512) 735-8540

 

Movers

Elephant Moving
(512) 442-6622
elephantmovingaustin.com

 

Music Lessons

Russian Overtones
(512) 825-7189
russianovertones.com

 

Non Profit/Organizations

Anti-Defamation League
(512) 249-7960
austin.adl.org

Hadassah, Austin Chapter
hadassah.org

Hebrew Free Loan of Austin
(512) 677-4352
hebrewfreeloanofaustin.org

Hospice Austin
(512) 342-4700
hospiceaustin.org

Texas Hillel Foundation
(512) 476-0125
texashillel.org

 

Party Needs

Texas Pro DJ
(512) 670-7970
texasprodj.com

Empress Event Experience
(512) 387-6599
empresseventexperience.com

 

Pet Care

Plush Pad
(512) 452-7145
theplushpad.com

Spicewood Springs Animal Hospital
(512) 345-2727
spicewoodanimalhospital.com

 

Photography

David Finkel Photography
(512) 576-7278
davidfinkel.com

Ginny B Photography
(512) 586-7884
ginnybphoto.com

 

Printing

Global Printing Solutions
(512) 794-9000
gpsaustin.com

 

Real Estate/Home Builders

AuPom Properties
(512) 649-5270
aupomproperties.com

Dana Epstein, Dochen Realtors
(512) 775-3262
dochenrealtors.com

Dochen Realtors
(512) 345-2227
dochenrealtors.com

Habitat Hunters
(512) 587-5824
habitathunters.com

Jacquelyn Einaugler
(512) 771-5557
compass.com

Nossi Creeger, Mutual Mortgage
(512) 965-7945

Patti Tauber, Dochen Realtors
(512) 402-3241
dochenrealtors.com

Texas Realty Buyers
(512) 359-7759
texasrealtybuyers.com

The Boutique Real Estate
(512) 659-3898
theboutiquerealestate.com

 

Senior Services

BubbieCare
(512) 862-9030
bubbiecare.com

CareFor
(512) 338-4533
carefor.com

Drive a Senior
(512) 472-6339
driveasenioratx.org

Maravilla at the Domain
(512) 598-0722
srgseniorliving.com

Westminster Manor
(512) 454-4711
westminsteraustintx.org

 

Tailors

Express Alterations-Ace Custom Tailors
(512) 478-9965
acetailors.com

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