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Welcome To Congregation Beth Yam, The Focal Point For Southern Beaufort County's Multifaceted Jewish Community Supporting A Wide Range Of Programs And Activities For Members of All Ages.

Beth Yam, "House by the Sea," is a warm, welcoming synagogue in the Reform tradition. It provides not only a place to worship, but a place where people of all ages and religious backgrounds can be part of Southern Beaufort County's growing Jewish community. To learn about Jewish life in the Low Country, click here. If you are already a member or just visiting the Hilton Head Island or Bluffton area, Beth Yam has much to offer. If you would like to know more about us, click on our Introduction to Beth Yam link.

Of Special Note

Rabbi Bloom has been reengaged as a columnist at the Island Packet. We ask that you please click on the link and read the column. The success of the newspaper is determined by the viability of columns, like Rabbi Bloom's, based on the number of clicks in the digital newspaper world. If you share this column with anyone, please ask them to click on the link. Here is Rabbi Bloom's latest article:  http://www.islandpacket.com/living/religion/faith-in-action/article174083036.html

High Holy Days Food Drive - click here for details

March of the Living Video Playlist - click here

Social Action Committee HOPELINE Phone Donations - click here for details 

  • Rabbi Bloom's Sermon About Charlottesville - click here
  • President Pennie Meiselman's Rosh Hashanah Speech for 2016 - click here
  • Yom HaShoah Service Program dated May 1, 2016 - click here
  • Read Dr. Shira Lander's Speech from Journey of Friendship dated December 10, 2015 - click here
  • Rabbi Bloom's article published  in the CCAR Spring 2015 Journal - click here
  • The History of CBY has been updated by Joseph Levy and Michael Werner - click here
  • Nadyne Ulicny honored with Women of Reform Judaism Centennial Award as Local "Unsung Heroine" recognizing leadership and dedication - click here
  • We are chosen!!! The Outreach Committee is proud to announce that we have been chosen to receive our second Belin Award from the Union for Reform Judaism. This award, which is presented every other year, is only given to eight congregations in North America. In addition to the award a $1,000 cash prize will be given to Congregation Beth Yam.
  • We have prepared a wonderful Tour Guide of our Synagogue that shows you how our building's architecture, art, culture, and symbols represent the values, mission, and vision of our congregation.

Raise Money For The Temple With AMAZON

Amazon LogoFundraising has never been easier, as you can shop at Amazon.com, your favorite online store, and have 4% of every purchase be directed to Congregation Beth Yam. Just click on the Amazon logo on the left and when you get to the Amazon site, you may bookmark it or add it to your favorites list. Then use the bookmark or favorite whenever you buy something from Amazon. If you don't use bookmarks or favorites, just go to this CBY homepage and click on the Amazon logo. That's all you need to do.
Please note that we are now using Amazon Smile. It works just like the regular Amazon, but you have an opportunity to designate a charity of your choice to receive a 0.5% rebate payment of the cost of your purchases. We encourage you to select Congregation Beth Yam as your designated charity. When you click on the Amazon logo on our CBY homepage, you will automatically be taken to the Amazon Smile web site. You may add this site to your favorites or bookmark it. Amazon Smile will still pay CBY an average of 4% of your purchase as part of the Amazon Associates program. Your support is greatly appreciated.



Videos of Interest

Upcoming Events

09.21.2017 - 09.30.2017
Food Collection
09.26.2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Judaica Shop Open
09.27.2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Judaica Shop Open
09.27.2017 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Music Meeting-Rabbi's Study
09.27.2017 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Task Force Meeting-JRC

Save the Date

High Holy Days 2017 Schedule of Events - click here

Sisterhood BYOGame Nite for All Members
Oct 3 from 7:00 to 10:00pm - click here to register

Dine Around - The Cottage
October 4 at 6:00pm - click here for reservations

Beach Brunch at the Omni Hilton Head Resort
October 8 at 11:00am - click here for reservations

Men's Club Annual Charity Golf Tournament
October 16 at 9:00am - click here to register

Sisterhood Book Club - "The Lost Torah of Shanghai"
October 19 at 3:00pm - click here for information

Blessing of the Animals
October 22 at 11:00am - click here for details - click here for HH Humane Association Wish List

Southern Poverty Law Center Discussion: Fighting Hate....
October 24 at 7:00pm - click here for details


For a complete list of special events, click here