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Samuel Green House Celebrates MLK

Residents of Federation Housing’s Samuel Green House celebrated the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.  

Jewish Relief Agency Distribution Day

Volunteers at this month’s Jewish Relief Agency distribution day on Jan. 19

Israel 360 Cohort Meet with Holocaust Survivor

Israel 360 held a post-mission workshop on Jan. 15. During the session, the cohort listened to the testimony of Holocaust survivor Peter Stern and...

Abrams Hebrew Academy Commemorates Asara B’Tevet

Jan. 7 was the fast day Asara B’Tevet (10th of Tevet). Students from Abrams Hebrew Academy in grades five through eight attended an assembly...

KleinLife Stages Broadway Tribute

KleinLife in Northeast Philadelphia staged a Broadway tribute, with live show tunes and costumes as part of its monthly birthday salute for members.

NextGen’s Leadership Development Program

NextGen’s Leadership Development Program learned about community engagement on Jan. 7 from leaders at Jewish Relief Agency, JEVS Human Services, Focus and Makom Community,...
Rabbi Adena Blum

Congregation Beth Chaim Names New Senior Rabbi

Congregation Beth Chaim, in Princeton Junction, New Jersey, the largest synagogue in Mercer County, named a new senior rabbi: Rabbi Adena Blum. Blum is...
From left: Marci Lyons-Di Camillo, Sue Aistrop, Rabbi Sandra Rosenthal Berliner, Andre Krug and Shelley Geltzer.

A KleinLife Chanukah Celebration

Officials and members of KleinLife in Northeast Philadelphia marked the eight-day observance of Chanukah during a pre-holiday luncheon and celebration. Close to 200 members...
From left: Mariya Keselman, Irina Folgelson and Arthur Paley.

Singer Irina Fogelson Performs at KleinLife

Irina Fogelson, a singer who performs in Yiddish, Hebrew, Russian, English and Romani, graced the stage at KleinLife in Northeast Philadelphia.
Tammy Spanier displays some of the new winter coats collected to donate to residents of Atlantic and Cape May counties.

Former Religious School Teacher Donates Over 100 Coats to JFS

Beth El Synagogue once again raised funds to support The Joseph Project, which provides new winter coats for underprivileged individuals and families in Atlantic...