Posts Tagged ‘little hands’

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…

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.

jkidphilly Made a Big Difference on MLK Day of Service!

Posted: January 21st, 2015

By Lori Rubin, Director, Family Engagement; and Danya Shapiro, jkidphilly Specialist / In the week leading up to and on MLK day, jkidphilly had a number of Little Hands Make a Big Difference programs to honor the day, which all made an incredible impact in our community.

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.

Mitzvot, Purim, and Beyond

Posted: March 11th, 2014

By Lori Rubin, Director, Family Engagement /Are you aware that in the United States, 1 in 6 people are hungry?  This is a true statement that I shared recently with a group of jkids and their parents.  We spent two afternoons together learning about hunger, the Jewish value of Ha’achalat Re’evim, feeding the hungry, and brainstorming ways we can help. Continue reading…