Published on Dec 14, 2012
My Name is David is an animated short film from one of the animators of Robot Chicken, Matt Manning, that depicts a young student's speech to his fellow classmates about his autism. The film features the actual words and voice of the author of the speech,14-year-old David Shapiro Sharif. Sharif's speech aims not only to educate children and adults about autism but also to give a voice to the more than one million young men and women with autism in schools throughout the country.
October 21, 2011
KI is one of two L.A. synagogues in the Jewish Federation pilot program to help congregants in need by adding a social worker to synagogue staff.
Click here to read the full online article - in which KI is featured - in the Forward, the leading national Jewish weekly newspaper.
As seen in The Palisadian Post's September 11, 2008 edition by Libby Motika, Senior Editor, Kehillat Israel has taken the lead among religious institutions in moving toward becoming a carbon-neutral synagogue. The action means that the synagogue will offset all climate-changing emissions through Car-gonfund.org. One of the nation's leading carbon offset organizations.
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