MORE THAN $750,000 WAS RAISED FROM PARTICIPANTS AT A SPECIAL RECEPTION SPONSORED BY THE BIRTHRIGHT ISRAEL FOUNDATION AND THE JEWISH FEDERATION OF GREATER PHILADELPHIA HOSTED BY MADLYN AND LEONARD ABRAMSON AT THEIR HOME.
Guests at the recent Gallery Night sponsored by the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia's Renaissance Group for young adults were treated to background music performed by internationally acclaimed cellist Steve Kramer.
For the fifth consecutive year, InterFaithways, the only organization in Greater Philadelphia dedicated to welcoming interfaith families to the Jewish community, will host its annual Family Shabbat Weekends, Nov. 4 to 6 and Nov. 11 to 13.
Judith B. Ginsberg, incoming chair of Women of Vision, believes that the National Liberty Museum in Old City Philadelphia is the "ideal site" for the organization's Oct. 26 opening event. "The museum, located in an area that holds such a meaningful place in our nation's history, will inspire dialogue among our members about the importance of female heroes who have...
Lynn serves as director of public and corporate communications for the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia.
Media relations is one of her chief responsibilities and greatest loves. Each week, she is responsible for developing feature stories for the Federation section profiling initiatives that have impacted the lives of Jews here, in Israel and in the former Soviet Union.
She also writes about the men and women who volunteer their time, talent and resources to ensure that Federation is able to raise the funds it needs to make a difference.