About Us

Mission Statement

Dedicated to the preservation, continuity, and enrichment of the spiritual, religious, communal, ethical, and cultural teachings of Judaism.

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Rabbi David Azen

Rabbi David Azen is the NCJCC’s spiritual leader. He grew up in New Jersey and was inspired by issues of social justice, intellectual inquiry, and free thinking. He headed off to Princeton thinking he would be a civil rights attorney…

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Mya Russell, President

Welcome to Congregation B’nai Harim and the Nevada County Jewish Community Center.  We’re glad to have you join us as we celebrate the customs and traditions of the past, ask questions and learn together to adapt to our ever-changing world and build community…



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Thanks to a generous $50,000 matching donation, our backyard transformation is making major progress. We still need to raise additional funds to complete the project.