Archive for Category: "Green Team"

An In-House Green Tour of the JCCSF

An In-House Green Tour of the JCCSF

At the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, the phrase “top down” has a double meaning with respect to our environmental commitment. On the one hand, it refers to an institutional policy that has ‘green-lighted’ our staff’s pursuit of the most environmentally conscious ways of doing what they do, in every department. Known as the […]

Hazon Jewish Food Festival Brings the Shuk to the JCCSF

Hazon Jewish Food Festival Brings the Shuk to the JCCSF

The community came together for the Hazon Jewish Food Festival on Sunday, March 17, to enjoy the wonderful variety of local, organic, sustainable, fair trade, and delicious treats abound.  The event featured a Shuk Market to delight San Francisco shoppers, over 30 workshops on anything from culinary arts to fungus, composting to charoset, food to Plant Liberation and […]

A Jewish Food Fest in the Theme of Green

A Jewish Food Fest in the Theme of Green

While much of San Francisco was doing the jig down Market street, drinking green beer, and generally painting the town green, we were exploring the ‘green’ implications of food and the way we raise, prepare and market it.

A Little Beach Cleanup Before Your Superbowl, Anyone?

A Little Beach Cleanup Before Your Superbowl, Anyone?

  Though it isn’t the most glamorous of beaches, San Francisco’s Ocean Beach is vast, wildly popular, and in need of some tender love and care. Often draped in fog (though not at this time of the year) the 3.5 mile stretch of coast sees more than 300,000 visitors annually, and accumulates hundreds of tons of […]