Mayyim Hayyim is a 21st century creation, a mikveh rooted in ancient tradition, reinvented to serve the Jewish community of today.


About our mikveh

Learn more about how Mayyim Hayyim has changed the Jewish landscape in Boston and beyond.

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We look forward to welcoming you. Please click below to schedule your appointment and read our updated policies and procedures.

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Education Center

Engaging and inspiring programming for learners of all ages and backgrounds.

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A community mikveh where every voice is welcome, every pair of hands is important, every donation is appreciated.

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Big News

Mayyim Hayyim just passed our final building inspection, which means construction is officially behind us and the mikveh is resuming normal operations!

In the coming weeks, you’ll hear more from us about opportunities to immerse in preparation for the new Jewish year, but you can click here to request an immersion on our website at any time.

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Coming full circle, Mayyim Hayyim CEO returns to mikveh where she immersed to convert

Julie Childers started her work as CEO of the Mayyim Hayyim Living Waters Community Mikveh, the pluralistic ritual bath outside of Boston, in early July. But her history with the mikveh goes back to 2006, when she herself immersed there during her conversion to Judaism. The experience was “transformative,” she told eJewishPhilanthropy.

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Wave of the Future: Writing Mayyim Hayyim’s Next Chapter

As Mayyim Hayyim prepares for a new chapter of leadership, you can make waves for our future.

We’re launching a campaign to raise $1 million dollars over two years to celebrate Mayyim Hayyim’s past and secure our future.

Join the wave today with a gift to honor outgoing CEO Carrie Bornstein’s 15 years of leadership, welcome and celebrate our new CEO, and set Mayyim Hayyim on a path to sustainability and success.

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