Society

Film panel members Joseph C. Brin, Jerry Silverman, Gus Rosanio and Joseph Van Blunk

Kehillah of Chester County’s Summer Shorts Film Festival Closes

The closing program of the Kehillah of Chester County’s 2019 Summer Shorts Film Festival took place on Aug. 28. Following the screenings of three...
Sidewater House residents cool off with frozen treats

Sidewater House Residents Enjoy Ice Cream

On Aug. 28, the residents of Sidewater House enjoyed ice cream treats from Jenkintown’s White Horse Cafe ice cream truck.
Training event participants pose at the Horwitz-Wasserman Holocaust Memorial Plaza

Holocaust Organizations Partner for Teacher Training Event

On Aug. 20, the Philadelphia Holocaust Remembrance Foundation and the USC Shoah Foundation partnered with ADL Philadelphia to host a teacher training event for...
Israel360 cohort

Israel360 Participants Enjoy Festive Reunion

The most recent cohort of Israel360 participants enjoyed a festive reunion on Aug. 23 in Center City Philadelphia.
Dakota Bryson, Josh Forman, Brihana Hiness and Kateryna Kaplun

NextGen Hosts Reunion for Past Birthright Participants

Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia’s NextGen group hosted a reunion for past Birthright participants at James restaurant in Philadelphia on Aug. 22.
Physician Adele Schneider; Einstein Healthcare Network physician Chani Yondorf; Kaiserman JCC Chief Operating Officer Phyllis Actman; Kaiserman JCC CEO Amy Krulik; Cheryl Barish Erlick of Kehillah of Lower Merion; and Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia Trauma Education and Outreach provider Cathy Markey

Stop the Bleed Teaches Participants How to Help in Emergency

Einstein Healthcare Network, Kaiserman Jewish Community Center and Kehillah of Lower Merion recently collaborated to offer Stop the Bleed community training to teach participants...
John Birnhak accepts a Negev Society scroll from Claire Winick

John Birnhak to Serve as AABGU Chapter Associate Chair

Beginning in September, John Birnhak will serve as an associate chair of the Philadelphia chapter of the American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev,...
Ride For the Living participants ride bikes through a field

Fegelson Young Feinberg Post 697 Rides for the Living

The Fegelson Young Feinberg Post 697 of Levittown participated in June 28 in the Ride For The Living 2019 by cycling 60 miles from...
Morey Smerling, Noam Izhak, Shelley Geltzer, Eldar Herman and Barry Kauffmann

Tzofim Israeli Friendship Caravan Performs at KleinLife

Members of KleinLife in Northeast Philadelphia and invited guests were treated to a performance from the Tzofim Israeli Friendship Caravan.
Sherrie Savett, Julie Savitch, Beth Drapkin and Debra Zweben

AABGU Holds Traditional Kickoff Event

American Associates, Ben Gurion University held its traditional kickoff event Aug. 12 in support of the annual Mid-Atlantic Region Tribute Brunch at the home of...