Posts Tagged ‘family engagement’

jkidphilly makes a BIG Difference on MLK Day of Service

Posted: January 18th, 2016

By Lori Rubin, Director, Family Engagement On Monday, January 18, 2016, in honor of Martin Luther King’s Day of Service, over 75 people gathered together to participate in the Jewish value of Hiddur P’nei Zaken, honoring the elderly. Volunteers from One Brick Philadelphia joined jkidphilly families to brighten up the lives of seniors who reside…

jkidphilly Community Programming

Posted: August 5th, 2015

By Lori Rubin, Director, Family Engagement  It was a beautiful day on Sunday, August 2nd at the Elmwood Park Zoo. Over 220 jkidphilly friends attended our 3rd annual jkidphilly Goes to the Zoo program! The sun was shining as families walked around the zoo looking for the animals featured on our Treasure Hunt, which listed 10…

jkidphilly Connecting to Global Jewish Learning

Posted: November 21st, 2014

By Danya Shapiro, jkidphilly Program Specialist / Saturday night, jkidphilly participated in the Bucks County Night of Learning, connected to the 5th annual Global Day of Jewish Learning which included 400+ communities in 40+ countries.

Raising Jewish Children in a Multi-Tasking World

Posted: November 5th, 2014

By Lori Rubin, Director, Family Engagement / Do you find yourself trying to squeeze “Being Jewish” into your overscheduled lives? Would you like to find a few moments of peace with your family on a weekly basis?

Text Me: Judaism and Technology

Posted: October 24th, 2014

By Lori Rubin, Director, Family Engagement / How does technology affect your family? Do you find yourself checking e-mail during dinner? Are you on the phone when you pick up your kids at school?