Wednesday, December 24, 2014 Tevet 2, 5775
Eight area synagogues will play host to Caravan Dagania, one of four troupes of Israeli young people who are touring North America this summer as part of the Tzofim (Israel Scouts) Friendship Caravan. Each group of 10 young men and women serve as emissaries who share their experiences about growing up in the Jewish state through song, dance and storytelling...
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The Lokoff Early Learning Center, a Federation Early Learning Services facility, has opened its doors in a brand-new setting -- 7002 Butler Pike in Ambler. Parents are invited to meet center director Amy Wertkin and visit classrooms during one of two open houses: Sunday, Aug. 15, 10 a.m. to noon; and Wednesday, Aug. 18, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Parking...
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The second annual "Harmonies for Hunger Relief" benefit concert, held on Sunday, June 27, at the Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy in Bryn Mawr, raised $3,000 for the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia Mitzvah Food Project -- more than $400 over last year's event. All monies will be used to purchase food for distribution by the five, volunteer-run food pantries,...
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Although the calendar and the sweltering temperatures indicate that summer's in full swing, the High Holidays -- and the High Holiday Food Drive sponsored by Federation's Mitzvah Food Project -- are rapidly approaching. The annual appeal, which begins with Erev Rosh Hashanah on Sept. 8, and runs through Sept. 30, is Federation's largest community-wide food drive. Federation partners with the...
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Rabbi Hillel admonishes Jews not to separate themselves from the community. Along those lines, it seems that the leadership of Meadowlands Country Club takes these words to heart, incorporating Hillel's call to communal responsibility into its mission statement. " ... It is our goal to encourage a sincere sense of congeniality and fraternity while maintaining our exemplary record of support...
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