Launching The Berger Synagogue Network Cohort 5!

By |2018-08-27T07:11:31+00:00May 28th, 2015|Empowering Institutions, Engaging Families|

The Harold and Renee Berger Synagogue Network for  Families with Young Children was established in 2008. The Berger Network was developed to allow Jewish Learning Venture to encourage and support congregations to develop and implement significant, systemic approaches to attract and engage Jewish families with young children in their congregations and into Jewish life. In addition to launching specific initiatives, the Berger Network was designed to create a process framework that would create long-lasting changes in the congregation. ...Read More

Money, Membership and Community through a Jewish Lens

By |2018-08-27T07:11:16+00:00May 20th, 2015|Building Community, Empowering Institutions|

In order to effectively connect more people to Jewish life, Jewish Learning Venture seeks to establish and support cohesive systems – within and outside of current Jewish institutions that will enable more people to find meaning and relevance in Jewish life; and, to that will expand the presence, of “community.” ...Read More

jteenphilly Consortium Collaborations

By |2018-08-25T07:16:12+00:00May 15th, 2015|Ventures|

by Elana Rivel, Associate Director jteenphilly, a program of Jewish Learning Venture in partnership with JCHS Gratz, and supported by Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia, empowers and gives resources to professionals from area congregations, communally based teen programs, youth groups, Jewish Day High Schools and Jewish camps to address and we hope, increase the participation of Jewish teens in formal and informal Jewish experiences. ...Read More