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Community ­Invited to Film Screening

  The Jewish Federation of Greater Phil­a­delphia’s Women of Vision Foundation and Renaissance Group have joined forces to host a private screening of an uplifting...
Sabrina Rubin Erdely and Laura Frank interview Attorney General Josh Shapiro for the Jewish Philly podcast

Podcasts Connect Listeners to American Jewish Life

The world of Jewish podcasts is growing and gaining national audiences, commonly exploring how Jews can redesign or reconnect to American Jewish life through...
From left: Jason Morgan, Samantha Kupersmith, Jessica Morgan and Jonathan Morgan at a young JFRE event in Philadelphia

Young JFRE Event Showcases Pod Park

On June 18, Post Brothers generously hosted a beautiful evening for Young Jewish Federation Real Estate guests at Pod Park in Northern Liberties, a...
Attendees at a Tribe 12 LGBTQ event holding decorated pumpkins

Radical Hospitality: Tribe 12 LGBTQ

“Radical Hospitality Creates Safe Space” is among the core values of Tribe 12, a dynamic Jewish Federation-supported group connecting Jews in their 20s and...
Marcy Shoemaker, Advocacy co-Chair Marilyn Lieberman, Amanda Stern, WOV Chair Marcy Bacine and Advocacy Co-Chair Eileen Dwell

Women of Vision Spring Event Focuses on Mental Health

On May 16, close to 200 women turned out for the Jewish Federation’s annual Women of Vision Spring Advocacy Luncheon at Har Zion Temple...
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The ‘Israel Peace Corps’: A Dispatch from Ghana

What can soccer-loving children from Ghana do when they don’t possess the equipment to play their nation’s treasured sport? With touches of resourcefulness and tikkun...

Harvey Goodstein Charitable Foundation Impacts Two Key Programs

Are you interested in making an impact on your Jewish community during Pesach? Thanks to the generosity of the Harvey Goodstein Charitable Foundation, your gift...
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Federation Helps Maximize Independence for Adults With Special Needs

The Tikvah Residence received a $30,000 grant for support from JEVS Human Services to ensure that residents can take responsibility for themselves and for...
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Philadelphia Gathers to Say ‘Never Again’

Philadelphia was one of the first American cities to both conduct a public ceremony and erect a monument in memory of the six million...
JFRE Legends and Leaders and Executive Committee members with Jewish Federation Board Chair Susanna Lachs Adler, Jewish Federation President and CEO Naomi Adler and Mark Wilf

JFRE Hosts 8th Legends and Leaders

The Jewish Federation Real Estate affinity group (JFRE) hosted its 8th annual Legends and Leaders event on May 3. It was another record-breaking year for...