Mayyim Hayyim is a mikveh - a ritual bath - and much more. We hope you'll find our website to be full of fascinating information, insights, and surprises. We look forward to hearing from you.

Our 2016 Spring Benefit: Milestones -- Step By Step

Join us Thursday, June 9th for a community celebration honoring Terry Rosenberg and Lauren Neill and presenting the Nachshon Award to Dr. Paula Brody and Merrill Hassenfeld. 

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New Position Available at Mayyim Hayyim

Mayyim Hayyim is growing; learn more about our full-time Marketing/Administrative Assistant position available immediately.

Open Waters: Mikveh for Everybody Discussion Guide

This discussion guide, geared for 4th graders through adults, will help your school, synagogue, camp, or board learn how to transform the inaccessible into the accessible.

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From the Mayyim Hayyim Blog

Movie-Making at the Mikveh

Lisa Berman, Mikveh and Education Director

0016There is something inherently off-putting about saying you’re going to make a movie at a mikveh. Isn’t a mikveh a place where privacy is paramount? Where photography and exposure should not coexist? Yes, of course. So then why last month would a visit to Mayyim Hayyim have found it strewn with cables, a camera crew and boom mikes? Because we have a story that needs telling – and showing – with modesty and dignity fully intact. more>>