Chairs: Jill Ivey  & Beth Marlowe 

The Young Friends of Rodeph Shalom gathers members and prospective members, generally in their 20s and 30s, who want to establish and grow roots at RS and in the Philadelphia Jewish community through social events, Roaming Shabbat at the home of Young Friends, Jewish learning, and a commitment to tikkun olam.

Visit the Rodeph Shalom Young Friends Facebook Group for the latest information on Young Friends events.

Upcoming Events:


Torah Study at Bar Hygge

Thursday, August 18 at 7:30 p.m.

Join Rabbi Eli Freedman at Bar Hygge for a discussion about the week's Torah portion. RSVP to Noah Levine.


Young Friends: "POOL, A Social History of Segregation" at Water Works with Jerry Silverman

Saturday, August 27 at 11:00 a.m., Water Works (new date!)

Tour the exhibit "POOL, A Social History of Segregation" at Water Works followed by a discussion led by Jerry Silverman, and a BYO lunch picnic. Jerry will touch on the history of keeping Jews out of country clubs and how Jews have been segregated at pools. Contact Noah Levine for information and to RSVP.