Saturday, October 25, 2014 Heshvan 1, 5775
Top Stories
Six Philadelphia-based nonprofits and three other national organizations with local affiliates here were highlighted in this year's Slingshot guide for their innovative efforts.
The local CEO of the newly launched MilkCrate app, which connects users with green businesses, joined other up-and-coming entrepreneurs from around the country for “Shark Tank”-style pitches before top venture capitalists, presentations and panel discussions at the Forbes Under 30 Summit.
Perelman students support each other after Izabella Vekker, the mother of two students at the Stern elementary school, was killed in a car crash.
The owners of L'Etoile Salon in Jenkintown find beauty in the betterment of other people's lives.

The Calendar

Sat. Oct 25
Adath Israel
4:00 PM
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Melrose B'nai Israel Emanu-El
7:30 PM
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BBYO Liberty Region
7:30 PM-10:00 PM



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