Jewish Federation

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Jewish Federation Updates COVID-19 Response

The Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia is continuing its efforts to provide essential support for our communities as the COVID-19-coronavirus pandemic continues. We are...
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Jewish Federation Launches Emergency Response Fund

This is an unprecedented time that demands an extraordinary response. The Jewish Federation is committed to providing essential resources throughout this time of need...
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Update on the Coronavirus Situation

In times of uncertainty, the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia has always been a safe haven for people to turn to for help, guidance...
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Advocating for an End to Modern Slavery

Israeli Organization Fights for Women’s Rights Through Changes to Sex Trafficking Laws Over the past decade, as many as 25,000 women and children have been...

To Work Smarter This Year, Start Here

Networking, leadership and skills workshops for Jewish communal professionals Do you work for an organization that serves the Jewish community? Want to sharpen your skillset,...
From left: Jewish Federation Board Chair Susanna Lachs Adler with Super Sunday Bala Cynwyd chairs Stacey and Amir Goldman

Super Sunday a Team Effort

On Feb. 23, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., 600 caring and enthusiastic members of our communities signed on to join the Jewish Federation...
Speakers at the press conference to announce the results. From left: Councilman Allan Domb, author Jennifer Weiner, Jewish Federation Board Chair Susanna Lachs Adler, Sara Laver, state Rep. Jared Solomon and Adam Laver

‘Community Portrait’ of Jewish Community Unveiled

On Feb. 11 at the Independence Visitor Center, the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia unveiled the highly anticipated results of its new population survey....
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Tree Hugging on ‘Jewish Earth Day,’ from Philly to Israel

Did you know that in Israel, trees are considered so precious that you need a permit to chop one down, even if it’s on...
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SECURE Act Could Impact Your Estate and Gift Plan

The SECURE Act, (“The Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019”), which became effective as of Jan. 1, is the most...

Meaningful Bar and Bat Mitzvah Project Opportunities

You’ve set the date. Your child is working on their Torah portion. You’ve called the caterer. But hang on: There’s still something important left...