I have just returned from a deployment to Pittsburgh with the American Red Cross. For any of my colleagues who have experienced grief, the trauma experienced by the Pittsburgh Jewish community is similar, but orders of magnitude larger. Despite all of the wonderful Jewish institutions that make up the community, [...]
Help HIAS Help Refugees HIAS needs furnishing for newly arriving refugees. To access the Amazon wish list, please click here. Support the Philly Goat Project Donate new/gently used items - drop off items in collection bin in BAI foyer. Yoga mats, spray bottles, tarps, towels/sheets, trash cans, paper towels, broom/dustpans, shovels, outdoor decor, rubber [...]
Please join us for conversations on the topic of BAI clergy performing Interfaith Marriages on Monday, Oct. 15 at 6pm and Sunday, Oct. 21 at 10am. Please note: These meetings will be similar in form and content (meaning you only need to attend one) and will feature: Sharing of Jewish sources on [...]
October 20th at 12:15pm at Beth Am: Green Team Lunch & Learn Amanda Lapham, Climate Defender Organizer with PennEnvironment, will speak about climate change, renewable energy sources, how to change your home energy from PECO to a renewable provider, and why it’s a mitzvah. October 21st at 8-5:00 pm at Beth [...]
Green Team Energy Challenge Kickoff/Shabbat Lunch & Learn on October 20, 2018 at 12:15 pm. Lunch sponsored by the Green Team and the Krivoshey Family Amanda Lapham, Climate Defender Organizer with PennEnvironment, will speak about climate change, renewable energy sources,Â how to change your home energy from PECO to a renewable [...]
It is who we are. Give. L'shana Tova. Editor's Note: The Wilkinsky family collects change from congregants as we enter for the Kol Nidre service. This ensures that our pockets are empty as we pray and allows us to perform one more act of tzedakah before the Book is sealed.