Archive for the ‘Engaging Families’ Category

Thought Leadership: A Forward-Thinking Staff

Posted: April 8th, 2015

By Elana Rivel, Associate Director Thought leaders are the informed opinion leaders and the go-to people in their field of expertise. They are trusted sources who move and inspire people with innovative ideas; turn ideas into reality, and know and show how to replicate their success. –Denise Brosseau, Thought Leadership Lab As highlighted in our recent Innovations report,…

Big Hands Make a Big Difference at the Mitzvah Circle Foundation Warehouse

Posted: April 1st, 2015

By Danya Shapiro, jkidphilly Program Specialist / This past Sunday, March 29th, I had the privilege of joining a number of jkidphilly families at the Mitzvah Circle Foundation warehouse.

Passover Fun On The Road!

Posted: March 30th, 2015

By Lori Rubin, Director, Family Engagement / Is Passover all about Freedom? Yes and no. The holiday of Passover is also about…

The Journey Continues

Posted: March 27th, 2015

By Rabbi Philip Warmflash, Executive Director / Pesah is a celebration of journeys: the journey of the plates from the basement to the kitchen, the multiple journeys to the stores to purchase food items that we would not think of eating the rest of the year.

Join Us: Whole Community Inclusion Passover Webinar

Posted: March 20th, 2015

By Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer, Director, Whole Community Inclusion Spring is here and Passover is on its way. For those of us who are Jewish educators, we are busy thinking of fun and creative ways to bring the Exodus story to life for our students and to review the order of the Seder, the 4 Questions and…