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Rena Boroditsky

Rena Boroditsky is the Executive Director of Chesed Shel Emes, the non-profit Jewish funeral chapel and Chevrah Kadisha in Winnipeg, Canada.  For 20-plus years she has been a both student and teacher of end-of-life Jewish rituals. Rena is an experienced Tahara trainer and has travelled in the US and Canada as a facilitator for both new and existing Chevra Kadisha groups. She has developed and presented educational sessions at Limmud events in both the US and Canada and was a founding member of Limmud Winnipeg In 2014 she launched Death Café Winnipeg as a a project of Chesed Shel Emes. Rena recently co-authored a module on Death and Mourning for Chai Mitzvah, and, as an instructor with the Gamliel Institute, is currently preparing to teach a 13 week session on Chevra Kadisha to ALEPH Rabbinic and Chaplaincy students.

My Presenter Sessions

Sunday, March 11