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Community Briefs: Locals Receive Honorary Degrees From Temple and More

Barrack, Sheller to Receive Honorary Degrees From Temple University Philanthropist Leonard Barrack will receive an honorary degree from Temple University at the school’s May commencement,...
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Joe Biden’s First Campaign Stop: Philadelphia

Former Vice President Joe Biden announced he will run for president in 2020, a declaration that pundits and political watchers have been anticipating for...
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Mission Heads to Puerto Rico for Hurricane Relief

Gail Norry said there wasn’t a single leaf left on any tree after Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico in September 2017. But...
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Opinion | Empowering Young Jews as ‘Leaders for Tomorrow’

By Abigail Dubinski Leaders for Tomorrow (LFT), a program of the American Jewish Committee (AJC), trains today’s high school students to be tomorrow's Jewish leaders. I...

HIAS Recognizes Six Refugee Services Providers

This year’s Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society Pennsylvania Golden Door Awards celebrate themes both ordinary (better internal processes for sharing resources among programs) and extraordinary. The...
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Opinion | A Note to Readers

By Andrew L. Cherry We are thrilled to let you know of another exciting positive change taking place at the Jewish Exponent. Following four years...

Social Alchemy Dinner

I was recently invited to dinner at the home of a friend who was aiming to create some social alchemy. She invited eight women...
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Philadelphia Jewish Sports Hall of Fame to Induct ‘Electric’ Class

The Philadelphia Jewish Sports Hall of Fame will induct its 22nd class of athletes and memorable figures of the Philadelphia Jewish sporting world on...

Donors are Heroes and Gift of Life Donor Program Honors Organ Donors

Donors are Heroes and Gift of Life Donor Program honored organ donors and worked to save lives March 29 at THE Party at the...

Chabad Living Legacy Leads Model Matzah Bakery

Rabbi Eli Dovid Strasberg of Chabad Living Legacy led a model matzah bakery program with students from the Jewish Children’s Sunday School at KleinLife....