Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Av 3, 5774

Lynn B. Edelman

Jewish Federation Feature Writer
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Wayne D. Kimmel is an overachiever. The 37-year-old serves as managing partner of ETF Venture Funds and finds time during his busy schedule to be a good husband, father, son and a leader within the Greater Philadelphia Jewish community. Since 2000, his venture capital firm has spawned several successful companies like SeamlessWeb (sold to ARAMARK), Take Care Health Systems (sold...
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David L. Cohen was genetically pre-disposed to serve as vice chairman of the board of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia. "Federation involvement is in my DNA," said the executive vice president of Comcast Corporation in a recent interview. "In my family, it would be unthinkable not to be involved in Federation and the Jewish community," he states. Cohen described...
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John Bolton is seemingly unafraid of controversy. An outspoken conservative Republican and arguably the most vehement critic of the United Nations since the days of the late former ambassador Jeane Kirkpatrick, he was appointed by President Bush as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations in August 2005 in a recess appointment after a partisan debate killed his nomination. Bolton left...
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Wouldn't it be awesome if, during these Days of Awe, Jews could reflect and act on problems that impact thousands of their brethren? Through their participation in the High Holiday Food Drive, sponsored by the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia's Mitzvah Food Pantry, area families and individuals can actively perform the mitzvah of feeding the hungry. Through Oct. 19, the...
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On Sunday, Oct. 21, Jewish adults will have an opportunity to perform the mitzvah of pikuah nefesh -- the saving of a life --through participation in Red Cross blood drives at 10 locations throughout Philadelphia, Bucks, Montgomery, Chester and Delaware counties. Peggy Carver and Jerry Frezel, co-chairs of the Mitzvah Projects Task Force of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia,...
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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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