To perform acts of loving kindness (Gemilut Chassadim), increase the wellbeing of others (Tzedakah), and work for justice and the improvement of the world (Tikkum Olam).

To support Jewish communities in the U.S. and Europe, and the state of Israel, in a time of rising antisemitism.

To increase our understanding of Jewish history, and to experience and enjoy Jewish literature, music, art, and, not least, food.

To form a community in which we will get to know others with similar outlooks, and share their joys and sorrows.