YoungJewishJoburg offers Johannesburg’s Jewish students and young professionals the opportunity to connect, socialise and learn in a welcoming and relaxed environment.

We have weekly Shabbat Shul Services for young adults at the ‘Sydenham SpiritShul’, with a lively and uplifting Friday Night Service followed by Kiddush and Delicious Brocha. You can find us on the 1st floor of the Sydenham Community Centre.

We also offer regular Friday night dinners with guest celebrities, parties & social events and a variety of learning experiences that attract hundreds of Jewish young adults.



YJJ Friday Night Dinner 21.02.2020

Sydenham SpiritShul is the home for Young Adults at Sydenham Shul under the leadership of Rabbi Yehuda & Estee Stern. It is the host of YoungJewishJoburg, offering a variety of programmes including Shabbat Shul Services, Friday Night dinners, Torah classes and social events.


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Rabbi Yehuda Stern

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Rebbetzin Estee Stern


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