Society

A Ramah Day Camp staff hangout.

Camp Ramah Hosts Online Programs

Camp Ramah in the Poconos has hosted about 80 online programs since March 16 — “Ramah BaWeb.” Popular programs have included Friday Night Z’Mirot,...
zoom call

NextGen Hosts Zoom Happy Hour

NextGen’s Leadership Development Program held a Zoom happy hour on April 21. Participants from this year’s cohort toasted to their achievement of completing the...
Ariela and Shmuel Yankelewitz

Israeli-American Council Hosts Digital Shabbat

Dozens of families from Philadelphia have taken part in a digital Kabbalat Shabbat each week hosted by the Israeli-American Council’s Shishi Israeli program.
Zoom call

Jewish Federation’s Men’s Mission Hears from Israeli Journalist

Alumni of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia’s Men’s Mission to Israel heard from Israeli journalist Alon Ben-David on a Zoom call.
Howard Gross with his raffle prize

JFS of Atlantic & Cape May Counties Raffles Einstein Photo

Howard Gross won a signed photograph of Albert Einstein in a raffle organized by Jewish Family Service of Atlantic & Cape May Counties. The...
Max Mester

Philly Teen Named National Shakespeare Competition Finalist

Max Mester, a senior at Julia R. Masterman High School and a congregant at Congregation Rodeph Shalom, is one of 10 finalists from across...
Rachel Wallace, IsraAID director of outreach and engagement, presents via Zoom.

NextGen Hosts IsraAID Webinar

The Jewish Community Relations Council and NextGen of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia hosted a webinar on April 13 about IsraAID, the Israeli...
From left: Barbara Steiner, Joe Shrager, Phyllis Halpern and Sallie Olson

Jewish Residents’ Council at Ann’s Choice Hosts Yizkor Service

On April 16, several leaders of the Jewish Residents’ Council at Ann’s Choice held a Yizkor service at the chapel, which was live-streamed to...
plastic bags on tables

Volunteers Pack Meals at Philadelphia Corporation for Aging

On March 26, volunteers packed hundreds of meals donated by local companies at Philadelphia Corporation for Aging. 
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Kellman Brown Academy Hosts Model Seder

On April 7, via Zoom, students at Kellman Brown Academy participated in a model seder with residents at Lions Gate, a senior living community in...