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Current Sites

Over 60 organizations have participated in the Hazon Seal.

 2016 Sites

  • Adat Shalom Synagogue, Farmington Hills, MI
  • B’nai B’rith Beber Camp,  Mukwonago, WI
  • B’nai B’rith Perlman Camp, Lake Como, PA
  • Camp Zeke, Lakewood, PA
  • Congregation Bonai Shalom, Boulder, CO
  • B’nai Jeshurun, New York, NY
  • Congregation Shir Tikvah, Troy, MI
  • CSU Hillel, Fort Collins, CO
  • Congregation Shaarey Zedek, Southfield, MI
  • Eisner Camp, Great Barrington, MA
  • Habonim Dror Camp Galil, Ottsville, PA
  • Hazon, New York, NY
  • Hillel Day School, Farmington Hills, MI
  • Hillel DU, Denver, CO
  • Hebrew Institute of Riverdale, Bronx, NY
  • Hannah Senesh Community Day School, Brooklyn, NY
  • JCC of Staten Island, Staten Island, NY
  • Jewish Family Service of San Diego, San Diego, CA
  • Moishe House Boulder, Boulder, CO
  • Oshman Family JCC, Palo Alto, CA
  • Pearlstone Center, Reisterstown, MD
  • Ramah in the Rockies, Denver, CO
  • Yad Ezra, Berkley, MI

Spring 2017 Sites

  • B’nai Havurah Denver, CO
  • Congregation Nevei Kodesh Boulder, CO
  • Congregation Shir Shalom of Northern Westchester and Fairfield Counties Ridgefield, CT
  • The Emanuel Synagogue Hartford, CT
  • Congregation B’nai Moshe Bloomfield, MI
  • Isaac Agree Downtown Synagogue Detroit, MI
  • Jewish Ferndale Ferndale, MI
  • Temple Beth El Bloomfield Hills, MI
  • Joyce and Irving Goldman Family Foundation New York, NY
  • CSI – Briarcliff Briarcliff, NY
  • Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion New York, NY
  • Makom Hadash New York. NY
  • Moishe House Upper West Side New York, NY
  • Moishe House Park Slope Brooklyn, NY
  • Repair the World NYC Brooklyn, NY
  • Beth Sholom Cherry Hill, NJ
  • Congregation Kol Ami Elkins Park, PA
  • Congregation Ohev Shalom Wallingford, PA
  • Mishkan Shalom Philadelphia, PA
  • Oregon Hillel Foundation Eugene, OR
  • Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta Atlanta, GA
  • Jewish Community of Louisville Louisville, KY
  • Kenesset Israel Torah Center Sacramento, CA

Fall 2017 Sites

  • Allegheny College Hillel Meadville, PA
  • Ben Porat Yosef Paramus, NJ
  • JDC New York, NY
  • Kibbutz Detropia Detroit, MI
  • Mechon Hadar New York, NY
  • SAR Academy Bronx, NY
  • Shalom Institute Malibu, CA
  • Temple Beth Shalom (FL) Vero Beach, FL
  • Temple Sinai Saratoga Springs, NY
  • Temple Solel Hollywood, FL
  • UVM Hillel Burlington, VT
  • Weber School Atlanta, GA

Winter 2018 Sites

  • Edlavitch JCC Washington, DC
  • Temple Beth Hatfiloh Olympia, WA
  • Congregation Har Shalom Potomac, MD
  • Congregation Ohav Shalom Albany, NY
  • UChicago Hillel Chicago, IL
  • Hillel Community Day School Rochester, NY
  • Hillel at Virginia Tech Blacksburg, VA
  • Detroit Jews for Justice Detroit, MI
  • Temple Kol Ami West Bloomfield Township, MI
  • Repair the World Detroit Detroit, MI

Updates from our Sites

Special Recent Posts

It's time to Slow Down our Fast Fashion

It's time to Slow Down our Fast Fashion

July 16th, 2019

By Ariel Marantz, Associate, Hazon Seal of Sustainability We are in an era of “fast fashion”, defined as “inexpensive clothing produced rapidly by mass-market retailers in response to the latest trends” (Waste Advantage Magazine). What effect does buying and quickly discarding apparel have on our Earth? Hold onto your socks…. According to Forbes' Making Climate Change Fashionable - The Garment Industry Takes on Global Warming, the clothing industry follows oil as the[...]

Hazon Seal @ Chicago: Training Day

Hazon Seal @ Chicago: Training Day

July 9th, 2019

The Hazon Seal of Sustainability cohort in Chicago held an in-person training day on June 30th, 2019 - and boy it was a good one!  Shout out to our awesome cohort members who made this a priority and came to learn: Skokie Valley Agudath Jacob, Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership, Beit Yichud, Northwestern Hillel, and SketchPad!   Curated by our very own local coordinator Asia Sageman, the training included a series of three talks, a[...]

Hazon Seal Spotlight: Woodstock Jewish Congregation (NY)

Hazon Seal Spotlight: Woodstock Jewish Congregation (NY)

July 2nd, 2019

By Gail Albert Please see below for an article about the Woodstock Jewish Congregation movie series and other sustainable initiatives. For any questions or comments for Woodstock Jewish Congregation, please reach out to us and we are happy to make the shidduch! Where we were and where we’re going... The Woodstock Jewish Congregation is a 350 member non-affiliated synagogue in Woodstock NY.  Most of us have come from the NYC metropolitan area, and[...]

Green Teams, Daylight Hour and Hazon Seal Happenings

Green Teams, Daylight Hour and Hazon Seal Happenings

June 27th, 2019

Dear Hazon Seal Sites, We hope all is well! Here are some announcements that we believe you’ll find helpful and interesting. Also, please see below to get inspired by a new community spotlight! Shabbat Shalom, Merav, Ariel, and our new summer intern Rebecca! DAYLIGHT HOUR - This Friday 6/21 “Daylight Hour is an annual social media campaign to raise awareness about using natural daylight in lieu of electric lighting in offices. Launched by the Building[...]

Making the Omer COUNT! Food Waste, Composting and more

Making the Omer COUNT! Food Waste, Composting and more

May 22nd, 2019

Dear Hazon Seal Sites, A new UN report came out this week that had some seriously grim content. One million species now face extinction, and all of this will harm human health. One of the biggest ways that we can make help fight Climate Change is by individually doing our parts and leading by example. Diverting food waste and working with our institutions to do the same is one way that[...]

Hazon Seal Spotlight: Congregation Agudath Israel of West Essex (NJ)

Hazon Seal Spotlight: Congregation Agudath Israel of West Essex (NJ)

May 22nd, 2019

By Harriet Sepinwall and Mark Lipsy Please see below for an article about an Interfaith Tu B'shvat Program held at Congregation Agudath Israel. For any questions or comments for Congregation Agudath Israel, please reach out to us and we are happy to make the shidduch! Special Interfaith Tu B’Shevat Program for Tu B’Shevat at Congregation Agudath Israel Someone said that “you could hear a pin drop” at the interfaith gathering for Tu B’Shevat[...]

Hazon Seal Spotlight: Welcoming our new Hazon Seal Sites

Hazon Seal Spotlight: Welcoming our new Hazon Seal Sites

May 14th, 2019

We are so proud of the newest additions to our Hazon Seal of Sustainability family. These incredible institutions are working towards their first Hazon Seal of Sustainability this year, and are already inspiring us with their work. Get to know them, learn about their current projects, and cheer them on!   Beit Yichud (Chicago, IL) Fiedler Hillel at Northwestern University (Evanston, IL) SketchPad (Chicago, IL) Skokie Valley Agudath Jacob Synagogue & Kol Sasson Congregation (Skokie,[...]

Food and Freedom: Our Relationship with Food, Ethical Consumption and Responsible Recycling

Food and Freedom: Our Relationship with Food, Ethical Consumption and Responsible Recycling

April 29th, 2019

  Dear Hazon Seal Sites, Earth Day is this coming MONDAY, April 22! Here is another themed listserv email to get you all excited! As we come together around the Seder table this Passover, we invite you to take this opportunity to explore your relationship to food. If this is not new to you, we invite you to dive a little deeper. During this time of year we celebrate our freedom and remember times[...]

Hazon Seal Spotlight: Celebrating Our Participating Sites

Hazon Seal Spotlight: Celebrating Our Participating Sites

April 19th, 2019

Happy Earth Day! We want to celebrate by honoring the institutions that were awarded the Hazon Seal of Sustainability in 2018. Read on to learn about some of the awesome projects they have implemented this past year. Every organization is at a different place in their sustainability journey, and we encourage you to check out the list to get inspired by these Hazon Seal Sites! Adat Shalom Synagogue   Ramah in the Rockies[...]

Helping our Oceans: Hazon Seal Spotlight and Call to Action

Helping our Oceans: Hazon Seal Spotlight and Call to Action

April 9th, 2019

By Ariel Marantz and Merav Cohen In case you missed it, by 2050 there could be more plastic in the ocean than fish! Our oceans are becoming saturated with microplastics – some so small that we can’t even see them. Get inspired with some topic-themed ideas and a shout out to a Hazon Seal site doing exceptional work in this space. HAZON SEAL SPOTLIGHT We are pleased to shine a spotlight on Temple Solel[...]