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ATS Hosts Technion–Israel Institute of Technology President and Nobel Laureate

The American Technion Society (ATS) Philadelphia chapter welcomed more than 60 supporters to the Presidential Forum, an evening with Technion–Israel Institute of Technology President...

Rabbi Sandra Berliner Awarded By NAJC

Federation Housing’s Rabbi Sandra Berliner was the recipient of the NAJC (Neshama: Association of Jewish Chaplains) Award for Outstanding Service. A dinner was held...

Challah for Hunger: Baking for Social Change, and Jewish Philly Podcast Episode 14

Most college kids have run-of-the-mill worries: grades, internships, social lives. But today, a shocking number also worry about not having enough to eat. According to...

Winners of the KleinLife 50 and Over, 55 and Over Basketball Leagues

The KleinLife 50 and over and 55 and over men’s basketball champions pose with their trophies.

YJLC Hosts Matzah Aisle Meet-Up

East Coast young professionals “met up in the matzah aisle” prior to Passover on April 14-15 in an event organized by Young Jewish Leadership...

JFCS Hosts Mother’s Day Brunch

On May 3, Jewish Family & Children’s Service hosted a Mother’s Day brunch supporting vulnerable mothers in our community, including foster mothers, adoptive mothers,...

Gratz College Hosts Vice Admiral For Lecture

On April 30, Gratz College hosted Vice Adm. (Ret.) Herman Shelanski for a lecture titled “Entries From a Jewish Admiral’s Log Book: Aircraft Carriers,...

WEL Residents Repair Torah

Senior residents from Wesley Enhanced Living (WEL) Main Line gathered to participate in writing letters with sofer Rabbi Kevin Hale to complete the repair...

Ask Miriam | ‘Adventure Rabbi’ Assists Miriam With Answer

Dear Miriam, I know the cultural history of the Mountain Jews in Azerbaijan and the places surrounding it, but Ashkenazi Jews are from places rich...

Community Briefs: Ed Rendell Honored at Parkinson’s Gala and More

Rendell Honored at Parkinson’s Gala Former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell was honored May 7 at the Parkinson’s Foundation annual gala. Rendell, who also is the former...