Social Justice

P.O.W.E.R. (Philadelphia Organized to Witness, Empower and Rebuild)
An Interfaith initiative transforming the social and economic policies that are impacting our families and neighborhoods. This year POWER will be specifically focusing on a statewide education campaign.  Help us work for a Fair Funding Formula to ensure that every child in Pennsylvania has access to a proper education. Fore more information, contact chairs, Jamie Kudera and Terrilyn McCormick.

Collection Drive for HIAS (Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society)

We are collecting items that are most needed at this time by refugees: Flatware, tea kettles, glass drinking cups, plastic hangers, shower curtains (new) and hooks, gently worm twin and queen comforters, and bath rugs.  Please bring your donation to the red bin at the bottom of the stairs by the Gutman room. Or consider donating needed items to the HIAS wishlist on Amazon

Bethesda on Broad
Cook and serve breakfast on the second Sunday of each month. For more information, contact Stef Zeis (856-751-1862 or [email protected]).

 

To learn more about our Social Justice opportunities, please contact Rabbi Freedman.

Upcoming Events:

Ambassadors of Peace
Join Congregation Rodeph Shalom, The Perfecting Church, and Masjidullah as we host a series of dialogues to connect Jews, Christians, and Muslims.
For more information, contact Alan Kurz at [email protected].

  • Muslim Led Gathering with Imam Muhammad Abdul-Aleem of Masjidullah
    Thursday, December 7, 6-9pm, Masjidullah, Inc. 7401 Limekiln Pike, 19138


Hear Rabbi Freedman's powerful words at Philly is Charlottesville march and rally, on August 16, 2017

 

Listen to Rabbi Maderer's important message at the Vigil for Those Who Stand Against Hate in response to the events in Charlottesville on August 12, 2017.