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Gems Federation Housing Programming

| FRI, MAR 01, 2024

Dear Friends, Gems has recently relaunched a program to bring engaging social and cultural activities to residents in Federation Housing. Federation Housing provides much-needed affordable housing communities and services that empower…

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Our Diller Teen Fellows will be hosting teens from Herzliya in April!

| FRI, FEB 23, 2024

Dear Friends, Within the Diller Teen Fellows program framework, a key element is an annual hosting of teen fellows from Herzliya, Israel, the location of our sister-partnership. This year, numerous…

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Camp Kef Specialty Camps

| FRI, FEB 16, 2024

Dear Friends, In our continuous efforts to enhance the diversity and richness of our Camp Kef offerings, we are introducing two brand-new specialty camp programs this summer that will run…

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Vote for the Kaiserman JCC in the Main Line today best of the Main Line Awards!

| FRI, FEB 09, 2024

Dear Friends, The Kaiserman JCC is thrilled to announce our nomination for the Main Line Today Best of the Main Line awards in three categories. Your support means the world…

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In Loving Memory of Byron Fersner, “Mr. B”

| MON, FEB 05, 2024

Dear Friends, It is with a very heavy heart that we share the sad news that Byron Fersner, “Mr. B”, beloved member of the JCC staff family, has passed away. In Jewish tradition it is…

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We are so excited to welcome Sunrise Day Camp – Greater Philadelphia to our campus!

| FRI, FEB 02, 2024

Dear Friends, The recent prediction from Punxsutawney Phil, who did not see his shadow, hints at an early end to winter and has us eagerly looking forward to the sunny…

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Celebrate Tu B’Shvat at the JCC!

| FRI, JAN 26, 2024

Dear Friends, This past fall, I strolled along the Wissahickon trail, marveling at the changing colors of the leaves. With every step, the crunch of leaves beneath our feet echoed.…

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Diller Teen Fellow Philadelphia Update

| FRI, JAN 19, 2024

Dear Friends, This past Sunday Philadelphia’s Diller Teen Fellows took a deep dive into learning about Leadership. For some, leadership is a vague and amorphous concept that is widely used…

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Reflections from a trip to Israel – Approaching 100 Days since October 7

| FRI, JAN 12, 2024

Dear Friends, The images circulating of Israel during the war here are dark, and being so far away, it is hard to see that there is any light. But Israel,…

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day

| FRI, JAN 05, 2024

Dear Friends, As we embark on the journey of a new year, January calls us to reflect and set resolutions. It is also a time to contemplate service to others,…

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