Society

From left: Alan Feldman, Charisse Lillie, Abe Reich, Alan Hoffman, David Marion and Robert Heim

AJC Philadelphia/Southern New Jersey 2020 Judge Learned Hand Award Dinner

Alan Feldman, co-founder and co-managing shareholder of Feldman Shepherd Wohlgelernter Tanner Weinstock Dodig LLP, was presented on Feb. 11 with the American Jewish Committee...
An eighth-grade class prepares for the Cholent Bowl.

Abrams Hebrew Academy 15th Annual Cholent Bowl

Abrams Hebrew Academy hosted its 15th annual Cholent Bowl. Each class makes its own cholent, which is then put before a panel of judges....
residents enjoying a Tu B'Shevat seder

Jewish Residents’ Council of Ann’s Choice Tu B’Shevat Seder

On Feb. 10, the Jewish Residents’ Council of Ann’s Choice held a Tu B’Shevat seder. There were 175 residents in attendance who recited prayers,...
From left: Allison Bernknopf, Ricki Gold, Jonathan Brodack, Seth Friedman, Jonathan Gabay, Lawrence Chopp and Rachel Gendelman

Friends of the Israel Defense Forces Young Leadership 2020 Kickoff

About 70 young professionals from Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey gathered on Jan. 31 in the club room at The Harper on Rittenhouse for...
From left: Jack Fairweather, Sheila Kliger, Reisel Weinberger and Susan Kochman

Jack Fairweather Speaks at Har Zion Temple

Har Zion Temple welcomed author Jack Fairweather on Feb. 3 to present his book “The Volunteer,” which uncovers the true story of a Polish...
Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy’s girls basketball team

Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy Basketball Teams Become Champions

The Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy’s boys and girls varsity basketball teams won their respective league championship games on Feb. 11.
Students in grades five through eight with Officer Joe Harris

Officer Joe Harris Visits Abrams Hebrew Academy

Officer Joe Harris from the Yardley Borough Police Department spoke to students at the Abrams Hebrew Academy about cyber-bullying.
Volenteers serve food

Volunteers Prepare Food for Cook for a Friend

As part of the Cook for a Friend program, NextGen partnered with Repair the World on Jan. 22 to make 150 meals of noodle...
Mayor Jim Kenney

Mayor Jim Kenney Visits Holocaust Memorial Plaza

On Jan. 27, International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Mayor Jim Kenney visited the Horwitz-Wasserman Holocaust Memorial Plaza and received a tour of the plaza from...
From left: Ruth Gleit, Elijah Metter, Gladys Shubin, Leta Shubin and Peggy Sterling welcome volunteers.

Har Zion Temple Commemorates MLK Day

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, volunteers from Har Zion Temple and the community took part in a day of service.