The Old York Road Corridor is home to a Jewishly diverse, warm, close knit community with many options to engage.
Old York Road Family

The OYR Kehillah includes the people and institutions along Old York Road (Route 611) of Cheltenham, Jenkintown, Abington, Huntingdon Valley and beyond. Over 25,000 Jews support this neighborhood.

Upcoming Events

Tu Bishvat Events

What’s Drawing Jewish 20-Somethings To Farming?
Wednesday, January 27 | 7:30 p.m.
Register here via Zoom

Visit Israeli Cosmetics
Thursday, January 28 | 12:00 p.m.
Register here via Zoom

Songs of the Land: Tu Bishvat Musical Program
Thursday, Jan 28, 2021 | 8:00 p.m.
Register here via Zoom

Purim Events

Drive Thru Purim Car-nival
Sunday, February 21 (rain date February 28)
Mandell Campus, Gratz College
Preschool Kids: Starting at 12:00 p.m.
Elementary & Up Kids: Starting at 12:30 p.m.

Give your kids a safe, super fun Purim experience with games, treats, prizes and more. Come in costume and decorate your car!

All families will remain in their car for the entire experience.
Sign up prior to February 14. This event is free. Please only register the people attending in your car.
Register here.

Learn about the Old York Road Corridor

In early 2020 Jewish Federation released our once-in-a-decade population study. Click here for a recording of a presentation about what this study revealed about the Jewish community of Old York Road. To learn more about all population study findings, visit


Do you want to get more involved? We would love to have your volunteer energy! Contact Kim Decker at

In the News

Click below to see what our community’s been up to:

Sunday Soccer League

Watch a video about our Sunday Soccer League!

Old York Road Synagogues and Organizations

To ensure a vibrant Jewish community in our area, the OYR Kehillah partners with a diverse group of Jewish institutions.