Thursday, July 24, 2014 Tammuz 26, 5774
Come to a special screening of the award-winning Israeli film The Band's Visit this Sunday, April 15, at 7 p.m., at the Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy, 272 S. Bryn Mawr Ave., Bryn Mawr, and meet director Eran Kolirin. The movie won eight Israeli "Oscars" (Ophirs) including one for "Best Film" and "Best Director." Film reviewer Roger Ebert included it...
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Lynn B. Edelman, Jewish Federation Feature
Picture a panel of 13 of the region's most successful, creative and brilliant real estate legends and leaders. Gather them all in one room and invite a limited number of guests to hear their stories and learn about their visions. This is the format for the Jewish Federation Real Estate (JFRE) April 11 breakfast program at the Hyatt at the...
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Lynn B. Edelman, Jewish Federation Feature
Sister Mary Scullion told a capacity crowd of 139 participants at the 7th annual Women's Seder sponsored by JEVS Human Services that the Passover story is universal and relevant to contemporary audiences. Scullion, co-founder of Project H.O.M.E., a non-profit organization that serves chronically homeless men and women in Philadelphia, emphasized that the exodus is ongoing for thousands of men and...
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Lynn B. Edelman, Jewish Federation Feature
Sister Mary Scullion told a capacity crowd of 139 participants at the 7th annual Women's Seder sponsored by JEVS Human Services that the Passover story is universal and relevant to contemporary audiences. Scullion, co-founder of Project H.O.M.E., a non-profit organization that serves chronically homeless men and women in Philadelphia, emphasized that the exodus is ongoing for thousands of men and...
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Lynn B. Edelman, Jewish Federation Feature
Could you survive for a full week on just $5 a day for food? Take the Food Stamp Challenge April 23 through April 30 and find out firsthand what life is like for the nearly one in three Philadelphians who rely on food stamps for their sustenance and survival. The Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia is teaming up with the...
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