The Jewish Community of Bielsko-Biała was officially established in 1995. Previously,  it was a subdivision of the Katowice Jewish Community. The Community has 50 members. It has a prayer house, where  Shabbat and other festive celebrations  take place, but there is no rabbi present and without the minyan prayers are held irregularly.  The Community also maintains a kosher kitchen, a library and an archive.

The Bielsko-Biała Jewish Community manages the Jewish cemetery in Bielsko and is also in charge of  inactive cemeteries in Andrychowo, Cieszyn, Kęty, Milówka, Oświęcimi, Skoczów, Ustroń, Wadowice, Zator, Żywiec.

Gmina Wyznaniowa Żydowska w Bielsku-Białej (The Jewish Community of Bielsko-Biała)

Chairperson: Dorota Wiewióra

ul. 3 Maja 
43-300 Bielsko-Biała
Tel./Fax 33 812-24-38, 33 812-66-54,
E-mail: gwz@bb.onet.pl

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