2018 Jewish Federation Philanthropy Report


As a result of the extraordinary efforts of volunteers, professionals and thousands of generous donors, the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia both raised and distributed significant funds in 2018 to support vulnerable populations, foster Jewish life and learning and enhance Jewish communities here in Greater Philadelphia, in Israel and around the world.

We are pleased to announce our 2019 Campaign Leadership

2019 Campaign

Co-chairs Dean Adler and Bill Glazer

Vice Chairs David Adelman, Sheree Bloch and Holly Nelson

Endowments Committee

Chair Bernard Newman Vice Chair Karen Kramer

Foundations for Jewish Day Schools

Chair Elliot Holtz

JFRE (Jewish Federation Real Estate)

Chair Michael Markman Chair-elect Matt Pestronk

Joshua Society

Co-chairs Chip and Jill Kurtzman and Bill and Sherrie Spiegel

National Young Leadership Cabinet

Philadelphia Chair Mitchell A. Sterling

Missions and Travel Committee

Co-chairs Paul Fires and Susan Schwartz


Chair Matt Shipon

Campaign Chair Andy Kaplin

Regional Birthright Council

Co-chairs Marjorie Honickman and Gail S. Norry

Women’s Philanthropy

Chair Jodi Miller Campaign Chair Tracy Gordon


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