Congregation Emanuel of the Hudson Valley welcomes you and hopes you will consider joining us as a member.  We are an egalitarian, socially active, and vibrant synagogue with dynamic leadership and a rich spiritual tradition.  Please feel free to contact me and to fill out our membership application which can be found here.


We welcome individuals who are interested in exploring Judaism without question.

We welcome Interfaith families.

We welcome Jews by choice.

We welcome Jews of Color.

We welcome LGBTQ Jews.

We welcome Jews regardless of socioeconomic class. 

We welcome Sephardic, Mizrahi, & Ashkenazic Jews.


We look forward to meeting you and welcoming you into the Congregation Emanuel family.


Leslie Kidder Yanofsky

Congregation Emanuel President