Bux-Mont is a beautiful corner of Philadelphia's northwest suburbs, where Jewish life and learning thrives

Central Montgomery County—including the Townships of Whitpain, Whitemarsh, Upper Dublin, Lower Gwynedd, Horsham and the town of Ambler—is home to 14 percent of the Jewish population of Greater Philadelphia. According to the Jewish Federation’s 2019 Jewish population study, Buxmont is home to more than 27,000 Jewish households comprised of over 52,000 individuals. With multiple synagogue options across the denominational spectrum and some of the best public and private schools in the area, this corner of the northwestern Philadelphia suburbs is the perfect place for young Jewish families to settle.

In addition to these institutions, our community boasts a high percentage of youth attending Jewish summer camps and Hebrew school. And, as a multigenerational community, we are proud to host a state-of-the-art senior living facility, The Horsham Center for Jewish Life.

The Kehillah of Buxmont features a vibrant coalition of professional and volunteer leaders who come together throughout the year to collaborate on programs and events, and to share successes and challenges as we continue to engage our growing Jewish community.

For more information about our Kehillah’s programs, events and our institutions contact Nomi Shapiro, Kehillah coordinator at buxmont@kehillah.jewishphilly.org

Upcoming Events

Havdalah and Concert with Yonina
Saturday, January 23 at 8 p.m.
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From our Friends at Partnership 2GETHER
A Special Treat: Cooking With Chef Haim Dimri

Sunday, January 24 at 1 p.m.
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Tu Bishvat for Kids!
Monday, January 25 at 4:30 p.m.
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Judaism and the Environment: A Faith Based Approach to Climate Change
Tuesday, January 26 at 7:30 p.m.
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Seeds of Learning: Exploring Themes of Tu B’Shevat in 2021 with Buxmont Rabbis and Educators
Wednesday, January 27 at 8PM
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Bux-Mont Kehillah Synagogues and Organizations