Posts Tagged ‘mitzvot’

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.

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…