BENEFICIARIES - Web site being updated.

Over the past 26 years, Kung Pao has raised 10’s of 1000’s of dollars and awareness for different organizations. In keeping with the Jewish tradition of tzedakah (charity, in Hebrew – tied in with a sense of duty and social responsibility), each year Kung Pao donates partial proceeds to organizations and causes we believe in. See below for this year’s and past Kung Pao beneficiaries.

The 2019 year’s beneficiaries:

Kehilla Community Synagogue Immigration Committee - INFO TO COME

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TBA

Past beneficiaries:

2018

Jewish Family & Community Services East Bay — Refugee & Immigrant Services

Bend the Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice

2017

Jewish Family & Children’s Services (JFCS) Sonoma County North Bay Fire Relief

Jewish Community Center (JCC) Puerto Rico Hurricane Maria Relief Fund

2016

Shalom Bayit

Seniors at Home

2015

Institute on Aging’s Friendship Line
Legal Assistance to the Elderly

2014

•Jewish Family & Children’s Services (JFCS) Food Programs
San Francisco Suicide Prevention (SFSP)

2013

•San Francisco and Marin Food Banks’ “Healthy Children Pantries” 
The Jewish Home San Francisco’s Esther Weintraub Comedy Clinic
(Click here to download an article about the Comedy Clinic from The Jewish Home’s
magazine.) JewishHome-Mag-ComedyClinic-article

 

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

2006

2005

2004

2003

2002

2001

2000

  • SFJCC’s Montefiore Senior Center

  • Lesbian & Gay Senior Services Collaborative

1999

1998

1997

1996

1995

1995 – Los Angeles show

  • L. A. Jewish AIDS Services

  • Aunt Bee’s Laundry Service – offering free laundry and house-cleaning services to people with HIV/AIDS.

1994

1993

  • The late Tamar Kaufman – A Northern California Jewish Bulletin writer battling cancer -