Who we are
B’nai B’rith is the oldest, largest, and most active Jewish community service organization, world-wide.
In Colorado, B’nai B’rith has been in continuous operation since April, 1872.
B’nai B’rith International Mission Statement
B’nai B’rith International has advocated for global Jewry and championed the cause of human rights since 1843. B’nai B’rith is recognized as a vital voice in promoting Jewish unity and continuity, a staunch defender of the State of Israel, a tireless advocate on behalf of senior citizens and a leader in disaster relief. With a presence around the world, we are the Global Voice of the Jewish Community.
Your membership in B’nai B’rith supports global and local activities.
2017: Recurring local programs:
- Wednesday, April 24, 2019 – Passover Prisoner Program
- Weekend of June 28-30, 2019– Leadville Cemetery clean-up weekend (21st annual)
- Monday, August 20, 2018 – B’nai B’rith / Denver Jewish Chamber of Commerce charity golf tournament
- Friday, September 11, 2018 – Rosh Hashanah Prisoner Program
In 2016, our local programs, events and activities included:
- 23rd annual Leadville Cemetery clean-up weekend
- Four brunch & learn programs
- Three movie nights (in conjunction with Americans Against Terrorism)
- Two Jewish Prisoner programs
- Charity Golf Tournament (in conjunction with the Denver Jewish Chamber of Commerce and Jewish Family Service)
- Multiple Young Leadership Network happy hours
- Denver Jewish Bowling League, sponsored by B’nai B’rith
- Adopt-a-School: McMeen Elementary School (DPS)
- Literacy tutoring
- B’nai B’rith Cemetery Endowment Fund of Colorado
- Scholarships to local BBYO participants.
More about B’nai B’rith
- We are a non-political 501(c)(3) organization. We are advocates for humanitarian aid, anti-Semitism awareness, Israel, and senior issues.
- Our membership includes men and women of all ages, and of all levels of Jewish practice and observance – from secular to orthodox.
- Our programming has a strong focus on community service, a broad range of Jewish issues, and educational opportunities.
- Our Young Leadership Network (YLN) offers social and networking opportunities, community service and programming for single and married members aged 21-40 (approx.).
- We are grassroots, and provide leadership opportunities in a well-recognized Jewish organization – for only the cost of membership. (No large donations are required for the privilege!)
- We are always seeking talented individuals to serve on committees, and to assist in such areas as programming; membership; fundraising; finance; web-site and technology; marketing; etc.
- Leadville Cemetery clean-up weekend
- Charity Golf Tournament
- Young Leadership Network
- Jewish Prisoner Program