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

OYR Kehillah Musical Concert for Independence Day
Thursday, April 15, 2021 |  8:00 p.m.

Join the Old York Road cantors for celebration and song. To register, click here.

Philly Hearts Israel: An All-Star Concert
Sunday, April 18, 2021 | 4:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Celebrate Israel Independence Day with an epic, family-friendly and virtual concert! For Israel’s 73rd birthday, our community-wide party will feature American rocker and Jewish camp favorite Rick Recht, Israeli legend David Broza, and many of their musical friends. To register, click here.

Travel (Virtually) to Morocco
Wednesday, April 28, 2021 | 7:30 p.m.

Join Rabbi Robert Leib for a virtual adventure, where we will learn more about the Jewish culture in Morocco. To register, click here.

The Tastes of Israeli Cooking
Sunday, May 2, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Let’s put on our aprons and get cooking! In celebration of Shavuot,  we will virtually learn how to make Sephardic dairy dishes from an Israeli chef. On the menu will be Israeli salad, bourekas and malabi. To register, click here

Old York Road Jewish Learning Fest
Sunday, May 16, 2021 | 7:00 p.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Let’s virtually celebrate Shavuot with a night of learning. You will have the ability to choose from a lineup of engaging and thought-provoking sessions. To register, click 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 www.communityportrait.org.

Volunteer

Do you want to get more involved? We would love to have your volunteer energy! Contact Kim Decker at oldyorkroad@kehillah.jewishphilly.org

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.