Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Tammuz 25, 5774
By:
Lynn B. Edelman
On Monday, May 7, more than 300 Philadelphia-area Holocaust survivors will celebrate life to the fullest at Café Europa, the seventh annual liberation simcha at the Buck Hotel in Feasterville. The name of this joyful event pays homage to a café in Stockholm, Sweden, where Holocaust survivors came to look for their lost relatives immediately after World War II. Klezmer...
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By:
Lynn B. Edelman, Jewish Federation Feature
The Board of Rabbis of Greater Philadelphia will convene a powerhouse panel of rabbinic leaders on Wednesday, May 2, representing all four major denominations of American Judaism. Rabbi Michael Balinsky, executive vice president of the Chicago Board of Rabbis, who will represent the Orthodox; Rabbi Dan Ehrenkrantz, president of the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College; Rabbi Rick Jacobs, president of the Union...
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You can partner with Federation this Mother's Day to honor the amazing women who have played an important role in your life -- and in our Jewish community. A Federation Mother's Day tribute card is the perfect way to recognize your mother, wife, mother-in-law, daughter, sister, aunt, friend or any other special woman. Best of all, your gift will honor...
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Nashirah, the only auditioned, community-based chorale in the Greater Philadelphia area that performs exclusively Jewish and Jewish-themed music, will present an inspirational program of music during the Annual Memorial Ceremony for the Six Million Jewish Martyrs on Sunday, April 22, at 1 p.m. The event, sponsored by the Jewish Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia and...
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The Consulate General of Israel in Philadelphia and the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia invite the community to attend a Memorial Day Ceremony honoring Israel's fallen soldiers and all victims of terrorism on Tuesday, April 24, 7:30 p.m., at Har Zion Temple, 1500 Hagys Ford Rd., Penn Valley. Immediately following the ceremony, there will be a screening of the movie...
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