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Jewish Federation Super Sunday

February 23, 2020

The Philadelphia Jewish community kicks off the year every February with a day of tzedakah.

Add meaning to your year by spending the day with the Jewish Federation, raising vital funds to serve vulnerable populations and support Jewish life and learning.

Engage in volunteer work that makes an immediate impact right here in our communities. Join more than 600 volunteers who Carry the Light by calling Jewish Federation supporters and ask them to renew their financial commitment.

Independence Sinfonia Rehearsal

February 23, 2020 - 7:00pm

Independence Sinfonia rents our sanctuary for their rehearsals from 7-9:15 pm many Sundays. Visit their website, http://independence-sinfonia.org/ . 

VOTE ARZA in the World Zionist Congress Elections

February 24, 2020

The 2020 World Zionist Congress elections are here!

This election is your opportunity to make progressive American Jewish voices heard in Israel, and to give support to progressive Israelis who are fighting for democracy, equality, and renewed peacemaking in their beloved country.

VOTE ARZA in the World Zionist Congress Elections

February 24, 2020

The 2020 World Zionist Congress elections are here!

This election is your opportunity to make progressive American Jewish voices heard in Israel, and to give support to progressive Israelis who are fighting for democracy, equality, and renewed peacemaking in their beloved country.

The Sleeping Mat Project

March 3, 2020 - 10:30am

Volunteers meet at Or Hadash for The Sleeping Mat Project practicing the values of Bal Tashchit (do not waste) and Tikkun Olam (repair the world). Biweekly, volunteers make sleeping mats for homeless people out of recycled plastic bags.  These lightweight mats provide insulation from the wet and cold ground.

Mah Jongg Game Night

March 3, 2020 - 7:00pm

Join us to play Mah Jongg - all experience levels welcome (we even teach)! We meet on alternate Mondays and Tuesdays so that everyone can find a time that's convenient! Please bring a refreshment to share, if possible. Also, spread the word and/or bring a friend, or two. RSVPs are a must so that we can arrange for enough tables, sets, and cards. 

Independence Sinfonia Rehearsal

February 23, 2020 - 7:00pm

Independence Sinfonia rents our sanctuary for their rehearsals from 7-9:15 pm many Sundays. Visit their website, http://independence-sinfonia.org/ . 

VOTE ARZA in the World Zionist Congress Elections

February 24, 2020

The 2020 World Zionist Congress elections are here!

This election is your opportunity to make progressive American Jewish voices heard in Israel, and to give support to progressive Israelis who are fighting for democracy, equality, and renewed peacemaking in their beloved country.

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