Friday, August 29, 2014 Elul 3, 5774
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Jan L. Apple, JE Feature
As a mother of three children - Gabrielle, 7, Katie, 4, and Max, 2 - Lorelei Miller of Doylestown thinks about meaningful ways to bring Judaism into their lives and has found the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia's public space holiday programs to be a perfect fit. Last year, Miller particularly enjoyed a Purim celebration at a Toys 'R Us...
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Jan L. Apple, JE Feature
Israel is a natural and integral part of Robert, known as "Dunny," and Debbie Dunn's lives, personally and professionally. Recently, the couple, who has been affiliated with the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia for more than two decades, expressed that commitment by increasing their family gift to the Major Gifts level, and directed it to Federation's Center for Israel and...
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Lauren Pound Somers, JE Feature
It can be hard for a 37-year-old single mother raising three children to make ends meet on a limited income. And then if you have to endure an unpaid, six-week medical leave to undergo surgery, well, just imagine how difficult it can be to hold a family together. But thanks to the Jewish Crisis Line - a program managed by...
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The Task Force on Israel Engagement of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia's Center for Israel and Overseas is offering a total of $75,000 in grants to agencies, youth groups, synagogues and community organizations in the Philadelphia area to support educational and cultural programs. The programs need to: enhance understanding of Israel's society, culture and people; engage and educate our...
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By:
Jan L. Apple, JE Feature
Two years ago, when Stephanie Albero became a mother to daughter Jeanine, she felt the need to connect with other Jewish women, in particular those who shared similar values. Living in Springfield in Delaware County, Albero felt a bit isolated from other parts of the Jewish community and decided to go online to: www.jewishphilly.org . It was there that she...
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