business & services

personal services

A Helping Hand

Mid-peninsula. Personal assistance with errands, paperwork, vacation chores, eliminating clutter and more. What help do you need? Affordable rates. A Helping Hand, (650) 965-3524


Modern Jewish Matchmaking

Soul Mates Unlimited (R) – All ages state-wide. One low fee for a lifetime service. Excellent track record. Confidential. Judith Gottesman, MSW (510) 418-8813, [email protected]


destination rentals

See travel guide for vacation getaways.

buy & sell

for sale


Condo in haimish 18-unit downtown Palo Alto building for sale. 3br/2 bath, 1800 sq feet, balcony views, 2 parking spaces. Walk to Caltrain, restaurants, Esther’s baked goods at Farmer’s Market. $1,099,000. Mezuzah already on door. Call Lauren at (650) 533-4088. [email protected];


Women of Temple Sinai, Oakland. Judaica and Mah Jongg items. 10% Discount Code: WTSOAK.



Centerpieces With a Purpose

Beautiful centerpieces made from items donated to people in need after your event. Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, weddings, etc.

(415) 760-6342.


Readers’ Choice Winner

“Haimish Music For Joyous Occasions.” Weddings, Anniversaries, Festivals, Events, Gatherings and Simchas. Solo, duo, trio or larger ensembles. Featuring Mikel “Moish” Estrin on Clarinet, Mandolin and various other wind & stringed instruments. (510) 276-6764.


Professional Photography

by Ed Smith

Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, Portraits, any special event. Sensitive, creative and very affordable.

(707) 773-0150.

[email protected]

home & garden



Garage and basement cleanup. Yard service and tree care. Demolition. Free estimate. Reasonable prices.

Call Paul: (415) 282-2023.


Silver Painting

Interior & Exterior Painting, Powerwash. QUALITY work, experienced. FREE estimates. Fully insured. Best references.

License # 561014. Call: (415) 924-4103 or (415) 328-8890.

remodeling, contractors

Forum Renovation Co., Inc.

Remodeling, reasonable, fully insured. License #674878.

(415) 665-8484.

NOTE: Be advised!

Readers are responsible to check for contractor’s license. Status of licensed contractors can be found at or (800) 321-CSLB.



Fast Cat Learning

Educational Therapy/Tutoring for Children with Learning Differences, Dyslexia, ADHD. Ranai Friedman M.S.Ed. Learning Specialist K-5; Belmont, CA.  (415)-846-8859

Private Hebrew Lessons

Happy to tutor those that want to learn this wonderful language. Further questions contact Michele:

[email protected]

Top-notch Math/Science

and standardized test prep tutor. Sessions tailored needs of student. All ages. Location your choice. Experienced. Excellent references. [email protected]

(408) 799-8616


seeking singers

SF Jewish Folk Chorus

Come sing with us. Capture the joy in the beautiful folk music of our heritage. Call (510) 220-6325 or visit


financial services

Senior Lending Solutions

Learn the facts about reverse mortgages and equity release options for senior homeowners. Call Laura Levy @ (510) 521-6465 and explore the possibilities.

situation wanted

Care Giver

DOES IT ALL! Compassionate, well trained, experienced nurse will provide top quality care for elderly as well as those with dementia. Excellent references. Live-out. SF only. Resume provided. Available immediately. Price negotiable.

Josephine: (415) 587-3992.

Care Giver

Private caregiver, 8 years experience. Responsibilities: safeguarding client, scheduling medical appointments, monitoring medications, household and personal shopping, planning activities, meal preparation, light housework. (415) 386-0207.

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