Lila Cantor had no hesitation filling out the online questionnaire. She dished about her adult singles dating in Bays physical feature, wrote about her spirit animal and pontificated on what love means to.
Cantor was one of people who recently signed up to fill out personal information in order to be matched and sent out on a date through the hard work of some young members of Congregation Emanu-El in San Francisco known as The Yentas.
Younger Jews make up a sizable portion of the Bay Area Jewish population. The to demographic represents the largest Jewish cohort in the nine-county Bay Area, making up 29 percent of theJewish adults. Of those, around half are single.
And in spite of perennial angst about young people not being interested in Dwting, they seem fairly interested in dating other Jews. Those kinds of adult singles dating in Bays are important: To make it easier for her friends is why Bycer and the other members of the young adult leadership at Emanu-El decided to do.
With the first set of matches, The Yentas had certain rules.
Once they were matched, the boy had to approach the girl, in a tongue-in-cheek throwback to more old-fashioned times, and he also had to call, not text. And that return to real-life interactions is part of a trend. As far as Cantor is concerned, adult singles dating in Bays venture into tongue-in-cheek matchmaking has been a sinyles.
But she does have the sense that marrying a Jewish man is in the cards for when that day rolls. How Jewish singles in the to set find each.
The breakdown of the community by age reveals that young adults are the single largest cohort. Maya Mirsky Maya Mirsky is a J. Staff Writer based in Oakland.
Subscribe to our Newsletter. Enter Email.