Throughout Chanukah, we’re sharing our “8 sparks of light” providing inspiration and insight into the diversity of people working on a local level for a more transparent and just food system.   Rabbi Aaron Philmus, originally from Matawan, NJ is the spiritual leader of Temple Torat Yisrael in East Greenwich, RI. Learn how he engages […]

Ganei Beantown: Beantown Jewish Gardens is excited to convene the 6th annual Boston Jewish Food Conference on Sunday March 26, 2017 at Gann Academy in Waltham from 12:00-7:00pm. More than 200 attendees of all ages attended last year. Our conference will foster new dynamics and connections within the Jewish community by utilizing food and agriculture […]

Thanks to a small “Grow grant” from The New England Grassroots Environment Fund (NEGEF) Ganei Beantown is considering how it supports the development of organic, educational vegetable gardens in greater Boston in collaboration with Synagogues or other Jewish community groups (either onsite or not). We want to know…. If you currently operate or were going […]