Jewish Federation

Matzi Ben-Maimon and JFRE Executive Committee chair Matt Pestronk

Jewish Federation Real Estate Tours Pod Philly

On Nov. 7, the Jewish Federation Real Estate (JFRE) affinity group had the exclusive opportunity to get a firsthand look of the Pod Philly...
Bari Weiss

The Main Event: Get Up Close and Personal With a NYT Op-Ed Writer

Each year, the Main Event is where the Greater Philadelphia Jewish community gathers to celebrate our unity and pride. Some years, it’s been a...
Tracy Gordon, Rachel Steinberg, Amy Stein and Jodi Miller

Lions of Judah Celebrates Jewish Women’s Philanthropy

On Thursday, October 24th at Har Zion Temple in Penn Valley, Philadelphia’s Lions of Judah gathered for a dinner reception to celebrate our Jewish...
Mourners at a Tree of Life vigil

Three Ways to Remember Pittsburgh

This Oct. 27 marks the first anniversary of the Shabbat mass shooting at Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life building — the most brutal anti- Semitic...
Boomer Engagement Network members

A Jewish Singles Group for Boomers

Do you remember Woodstock? How about the moon landing? Did you ever see a movie at something called a “drive-in?” If you answered yes, you...
Legacy Society members Susanna Lachs Adler, Michael and Susan Paul, and Bud Newman

Display of Gratitude at Legacy Society and Remembrance Event

On September 23rd, the Jewish Federation had a chance to express its gratitude to all of our donors who endow gifts and leave a...
Past Chairs Donna Feinberg, Sally Cooper Bleznak, Marcy Bacine, Penni Blaskey and Judith Ginsberg

Women of Vision Celebrate 25 Years

On Sept. 24, 150 people gathered at the Rittenhouse Hotel to celebrate Women of Vision’s 25th anniversary. The evening was a chance for guests...
Rachel Rothbard Heller and friends display matzah balls

Women’s Philanthropy Whips Up New Cooking Skills at Reading Terminal Market

On Sept. 17, more than 40 young women from the Women’s Philanthropy affinity group of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia attended an exclusive cooking class...
Susanna Lachs Adler presents Stu Goodman with an award

Cultivating the Next Generation of Jewish Leaders

Few things give our Jewish Federation more nachas than seeing young Jewish leaders realize their potential. That’s why on Sept. 11, the Jewish Federation...
Howard Silverman, Naomi Adler, Jennifer Isdaner, awardee Scott Isdaner, Cliff Schlesinger and Bud Newman

Seminar Explores Client Data in Digital Age

On Sept. 5, Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia hosted the 24th annual Solomon and Sylvia Bronstein Seminar for Professionals at the Bellevue Hotel in...