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About Chabad of Contra Costa
Motivated by a profound love for every Jew and spurred by a boundless optimism, Chabad of Contra Costa sets into motion a dazzling array of programs and services to educate, inspire, and uplift Jews from all walks of life with unconditional love and acceptance.
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Learning & Inspiration
  • 12 Facts You Should Know About Rabbeinu Gershom Me’or HagolahKnown as the "Light of the Diaspora,” he was the first major leader of Ashkenazi Jewry. Read More
  • The Summer of the KishkaHere was genuine culture, a living tradition, a way of preparing for Tisha B’Av
    that I had never ex...
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Upcoming Holiday
Jul. 23 - Aug. 13
Daily Thought
“Whoever builds a home,” the sages say, “goes broke over it.” Midway, you run past your budget. To complete, you borrow and fall into debt. It’s only then that your home is built and your investment pays off. It’s the protocol of life—every success is preceded by despair. But why? Because our minds and hearts are too small to reach their own fulfillment. But once we hit that point of desperation, we call upon something much deeper, something we never knew we had. We borrow from our innermost, hidden powers. And only then can we build a home. So it is with our own homes. So it is with the home we...
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