Welcome to Congregation KTI (Kneses Tifereth Israel)

  • Welcome to KTI

    Serving the Port Chester, Rye Brook, and Greenwich communities for over 125 years.

  • We are a warm and welcoming congregation serving the needs of 21st century Jewish families

  • We come together as a multi-generational community for life cycle, spiritual, learning and social events


    Serving the Port Chester, Rye Brook, and Greenwich communities for over 125 years.

  • We are a warm and welcoming congregation serving the needs of 21st century Jewish families.

  • We come together as a multi-generational community for life-cycle, spiritual, learning and social events.

janet heiser game night

Join us Thursday, December 1st at 7:30 pm for Canasta, Mah Jongg or Bridge. Enjoy irresistible snacks, fun and prizes. Proceeds will benefit Jewish enrichment programs in memory of Janet Heiser, whose tireless efforts helped to strengthen Jewish connection and continuity at KTI and the greater Jewish community. Please RSVP by November 25th. Details and registration can be found at the link below.

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adult education

KTI, in partnership with JCC of Harrison, Community Synagogue and Congregation Emanu El is sponsoring Four Synagogues Engage With Israel: Foundations for a New Relationship. An exciting program from the Shalom Hartman Institute, the series explores the Jewish values and ideas at the foundation of our relationship with Israel through video lectures, text study and lively group discussion led by one of the five rabbis. Join us for this wonderful opportunity to learn from great scholars, our local rabbis and each other. Thursdays November 3, 10, 17, December 1, 8, 15, January 5, 12, 19 from 7:00-9:30pm. $50 materials cost. Locations and topics will be provided at registration. Please contact the KTI Office if you are interested.

what's next for the us and israel

The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) and KTI invite you to a discussion with Adam Engel, AIPAC Westchester Associate Director on After the Election: What's next for the US - Israel relationship in 2017. Sunday, December 11th, 2016 at 9:30am at KTI. Breakfast will be served. Please RSVP to the KTI Office.

Complete details here


winter walk in the woods

Join Rabbi Alpert for a special Shabbat experience on Saturday, December 10. We will meet at 9:15am at the Cranberry Lake Preserve in West Harrison, New York, and we will finish around noon. Together, we will hike in the woods, pray, and have time for personal reflection. This unique, walking service is open to all who feel comfortable hiking for about 3 miles. Please wear comfortable hiking shoes and clothes (layers - it might be cold), and bring water, a kippah or hat, and light snacks (if you wish). Please let Rabbi Alpert know by Thursday, December 1 if you will be able to join this experiential Shabbat journey. Contact Rabbi Alpert at [email protected] or 914-939-1004 to RSVP. As always, our regular Shabbat morning service is also taking place at KTI at 9:30am, so if you don't feel comfortable hiking, please join the warm Shabbat community at KTI.



save the date

Roll the dice and ante up for KTI at Casino Night. A fun night featuring Craps, Roulette, Blackjack and Texas Hold'em, along with a fantastic silent auction. There will be live music, cocktails, hors d'ouevres and dessert. Mark your calendars for Saturday, January 28th. If you'd like to help with planning the event, contact Beth Wexler or Margot Metzler.


ecp 2017-18 registration now open

KTI's outstanding Early Childhood Program is now taking registration for the 2017-18 school year. This includes Twos, Threes and Fours classes, as well as the Parent - Child program, Reading Rocks and Thursday PM Enrichment (for Fours only). KTI is happy to offer all families with children in second grade or younger the opportunity to join our congregation at a special Young Families rate. Along with other membership benefits, this would allow you to benefit from ECP tuition at the membership rate. For complete information and registration forms, visit the link below.

Registration information


thanksgiving interfaith baby shower

KTI, in fellowship with the Carver Center, St. Peter's, St. Paul's and All Souls Parish, is collecting four items to be distibuted to families in need:

Baby Formula/Baby Food
Gently used Baby clothes

Special collection boxes have been set up in the Synagogue Building and Main Office. Your donations will be accepted until Wednesday, November 30th. The Baby Shower will be held at St. Peter's Episcopal Church on December 1st, from 4pm - 8pm. If you are interesetd in volunteering, please contact the KTI Office.

keep in touch with kti

The latest edition of the KTItems newsletter is now posted here. Please make sure that your email address is up to date. If you need to update your contact information, please contact the Office.


shop amazon, support kti

Every time you shop at Amazon.com, Amazon will give KTI a portion of the sale. Simply use the AmazonSmile link
on the bottom left side of this page, log in to your Amazon account and shop away. You can also bookmark the page to make it easier.
AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service. And you'll be helping KTI. Smile!






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