Posts Tagged ‘giving’

Bringing Light to Our Community

Posted: December 17th, 2014

By Lori Rubin, Director Family Engagement / Our jkidphilly staff recently offered a webinar for parents entitled, “Making Hanukkah Meaningful for Young Children.” During the presentation, each staff member brought something to share with our participants.

Giving Back

Posted: January 3rd, 2014

By Jonathan M. Broder, President / 

I first learned about Jewish Learning Venture before it was Jewish Learning Venture. JOP (a predecessor of the agency) staff facilitated workshops for my congregation, Tiferes B’Nai Israel in Warrington, around issues of leadership and institutional engagement and brought the Reshet initiative to the BuxMont Kehillah, while ACAJE (also a predecessor agency) staff worked with us to strengthen congregational education. Continue reading…

Giving Back: Areivim Legacy Society

Posted: December 17th, 2013

By Robin Minkoff, Director, Finance and Operations / My parents, of blessed memory, were educators who led and grew Jewish institutions and organizations, so it seemed almost natural that I might also choose the field of Jewish communal service for my career.  Their strong imprint on me is their legacy; still, I came to the field on my own terms. Continue reading…

Giving and Giving Back

Posted: December 10th, 2013

By Rabbi Phil Warmflash, Executive Director/ “Thank you so much for all you do at Jewish Learning Venture to bring a sense of Jewish community and fun activities for our young children.  I am very grateful for your programs and for the PJ Library books!  We loved the Chanukah event in Yardley this year (and last year, too!).” Continue reading…