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Use Power of the Pocketbook to Help Support Jewish State

From now through Feb. 13, support Israel through the purchase of Israeli goods and products and then catch people in the act of making...
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Marge Dauber, 99, Community Activist and Schoolteacher

Marge Dauber, 99, a local community activist and elementary schoolteacher, died March 29 at the Hebrew Home of Greater Washington in Rockville, Md., where...
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Come for Super Sunday, Then Stay for the Learning!

  Come for Super Sunday, Then Stay for the Learning!February 01, 2012   There is no reason to go home during the break between sessions for Federation's...
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Marvin Demchick, Communal Titan, Dies at 88

Marvin Demchick, a giant in Philadelphia Jewish communal leadership and a major regional financial figure whose positions included serving as chair of Radnor Trust,...
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Say ‘Happy Mother’s Day’ in a Meaningful Way

You can partner with Federation this Mother's Day to honor the amazing women who have played an important role in your life -- and...
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What Is the Future of 21st Century Judaism in America?

The Board of Rabbis of Greater Philadelphia will convene a powerhouse panel of rabbinic leaders on Wednesday, May 2, representing all four major denominations...
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Holocaust Symposium Teaches Tolerance, Respect

In her role as assistant director of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia's Office for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs, Sister Judith Kreipe has worked extensively with...
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Rededication of a Historic Czech Torah

Martins Run Senior Living Community in Media is rededicating a historic Torah scroll that was written in what is now the Czech Republic and...
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Talking Up Philly Project at the Knesset

Jewish Federation CEO Ira M. Schwartz got a receptive ear in Israel to a new local plan to address food insecurity. The Jewish Federation of...
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See a Flick and Meet the Director

Come to a special screening of the award-winning Israeli film The Band's Visit this Sunday, April 15, at 7 p.m., at the Jack M....