Friday, July 25, 2014 Tammuz 27, 5774

Lynn B. Edelman

Jewish Federation Feature Writer
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Lynn B. Edelman Jewish Federation Feature Stephen B. Klein believes that it is “an amazing coincidence” that he was selected as recipient of the Joseph Smukler Outstanding Community Leadership Award. The award, renamed in memory of a revered and respected Jewish communal leader and philanthropist who passed away in August, will be presented to Stephen at Federation’s Main Event, on...
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When 92-year-old Shir­ley Cohen moved into her apartment in the Samuel A. Green House in Elkins Park last October, work crews were putting the final touches on the 84-unit complex for low-income seniors — Federation Housing, Inc.’s first foray into Montgomery County. In the 11 months since she first affixed a mezuzah to her front door, Cohen has made many...
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Maimonides said that those acts of tzedakah most worthy of praise are the ones that honor the human dignity of the recipient. This is the concept behind Federation’s Choice Food Program, a digital food market to be located inside the Klein JCC. The dream of this revolutionary new model of food security and nutrition for community members experiencing hunger and...
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Cousins Brian Zaslow and Keith Morgan are self-­described “nice Jewish boys” from Philadelphia. They are also the owners and operators of “Dough Nuts for Doughnuts,” the company that is bring­ing the beleaguered Krispy Kreme donut chain back to Greater Philadelphia. Morgan is the former CEO of AAMCO Transmissions, a firm co-founded by his father in 1963. Zaslow is the former...
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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.
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Profile

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.

 

 

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