In response to COVID-19, we are temporarily closing our buildings until further notice. All  Kabbalat Shabbat services will be held online via Live Stream. Check the Temple Emanuel calendar for the latest information on scheduled events and virtual connection opportunities. Read more about our COVID-19 response here.



The Jewish Heritage Foundation of North Carolina is the only statewide independent organization dedicated to collecting, preserving, and presenting the history of the Jewish people of our state. To achieve this mission we honor our history, celebrate our culture, and connect our communities. Learn more at