Mission Statement

The Temple Beth Israel Brotherhood is an organization of men whose mission is to serve our congregation and community in accordance with Jewish traditions and values.

We welcome all men who want to participate in social, educational, social action, and religious activities that support TBI and the Jewish Community of Lane County.

Upcoming Events

The TBI Brotherhood is continuing our Distinguished Speaker Series with these spectacular breakfast talks. All begin at 9:30 am.

  • October 28, 2018 with Mark Watson on the science behind libraries.
  • November 18, 2018 with Ken Rosemarin on “The US Postal Service, an unauthorized insider’s view”.
  • December 16, 2018 with Barry Nobel on “Mindfulness in Judaism: Comparing Jewish with Buddhist Teachings on Awakening”
  • January 27, 2019 with Irwin Noparstak on Vietnam and being Jewish.

Our meetings are free, open to the community, and are not just for men.  Come for breakfast, stay for the company.

Need more info? Want to help?  Call or email our president Damien Gilbert, 541-521-0868,

B’nai Mitzvah Initiative

We launched our new B’nai Mitzvah initiative, which will contribute $36 to a cause or charity of each Bar/Bat Mitzvah’s choosing.  It is our way of letting our newest adult community members know how proud we are of their accomplishments.