We are glad that you have chosen Chai at Congregation Beth El as your Jewish family in San Diego. We want to celebrate the happy times in your life, and support you and your loved ones through the difficult times as well.

Chai at Congregation Beth El provides spiritual, cultural, social and educational programming for members, as well as the greater Jewish young adult community in San Diego.

As a Chai at Congregation Beth El Member, you will help support San Diego’s premier platform for Jewish young adults to experience Judaism in a meaningful and curated way, and you also have full access to Congregation Beth El’s clergy, resources and programming. Chai members are invited to most Chai programs and opportunities free of charge.


Below are some of the benefits of Chai Membership: High Holy Day Ticket ($72 Value). 

Free admission to many Chai Programs including Chai Shabbat, Cooking Classes, Camping Trips, Holiday Events & Dinners, Bonfires, and more

Heavily discounted tickets to Passover Seder and other specialty events. 

Invitations to members only dinners and events

Purim Baskets & member gifts/swag

Access to Beth El Clergy & Support during Lifecycle Events


Please read our application carefully, feel free to ask us if you have any questions. Our Chai Coordinator, Jenna Ross, is available for any or all questions at (858)692-3563 or chai@cbe.org.



Based on our budget, the cost to run Chai at Congregation Beth El is about $404 per person. We hope you consider contributing a membership amount at or above $180 for the year to nourish and sustain Chai at Congregation Beth El’s relevant and innovative programming to ensure a strong Jewish future.

Thank you for engaging in Chai at Congregation Beth El. We hope to see you again soon and thank you in advance for your commitment to Chai, and our shared vision of ensuring the Jewish future!


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