Society

Barrack Screens Documentary for Students

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Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy showed the documentary “Dreaming of Jerusalem,” about the emigration of Ethiopian Jews, to students. Peter Decherney, a Barrack parent...

Barrack Head of School Treats Teachers

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Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy Head of School Rabbi Marshall Lesack delivered snacks to classrooms and offices on Jan. 6. He did it in...

Local Woman Selected as Fellow

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Rachel Robinson, the director of individual giving for Reconstructing Judaism and a former Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia employee, was selected to be part...

Zionist Organization of America Recognizes Local Couples

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The Greater Philadelphia Chapter of the Zionist Organization of America honored two local couples with its Zionist in the Spotlight Award Dec. 19. During the...

Jewish Family Service Names New Director

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Jewish Family Service of Atlantic & Cape May Counties named Caelin McCallum as its new director of healthy community initiatives on Dec. 27. McCallum will...

Israel Bonds Philadelphia Women’s Division Hosts Talk

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Israel Bonds Philadelphia Women’s Division held its in-person Aviva program Nov. 18 at Har Zion Temple in Penn Valley. This year’s speaker was Jonathan...

Shir Ami Collects Jackets for Refugees

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Shir Ami in Newtown collaborated with Bethany Christian Services on a winter coat drive for Afghan refugees during the holiday season. The organizations gathered...

Jewish Family Service Gives Toys to Needy

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Jewish Family Service of Atlantic & Cape May Counties distributed toys to more than 50 families in need during the holiday season. The toys...

Akiba-Barrack Class Gathers for Reunion

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Members of the Akiba Hebrew Academy’s Class of 1959 gathered on Zoom recently to celebrate their 80th birthdays. Akiba is now the Jack M....

Barrack Student Hosts Talk on Israel

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Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy junior Raphael Englander hosted a talk on The Abraham Accords on Dec. 8. Dr. Driss Moussaoui, the founder of...