Social Action

Rodef Sholom is committed to engaging in acts of tikkun olam and intentional social action rooted in our Jewish values. 

Travel to the U.S.-Mexico border with Rodef Sholom and BorderLinks
In February 2019, Rodef Sholom is teaming up with BorderLinks, an organization that provides educational programs in the U.S.-Mexico boderlands, helping participants deepen their understanding of borders, immigration, and social justice. Contact Shara at [email protected] for more information about this upcoming trip led by Rabbi Elana Rosen-Brown
Rodef Sholom is a Sanctuary congregation! Read more:
VIDEO: Rev. Deborah Lee Speaks on Sanctuary Today: A Faith Response
On January 9, 2018, Reverend Deborah Lee from the Interfaith Movement For Human Integrity discussed the history of Sanctuary, the current climate for immigrants in California, and the work of the Interfaith Movement for Human Integrity. As our involvement as a sanctuary congregation deepens we welcome Deborah to guide us in meaningful connection and engagement with this work.
Rev. Deborah Lee is an ordained minister of the United Church of Christ, has worked at the intersection of faith and social justice for over 25 years as an educator and organizer on issues of race, gender, a just economy, anti-militarism, LGBTQ inclusion and immigration. 

Congregation Rodef Sholom's Commitment to Social Justice Makes News