Due to the incredible response from the community, we are now at capacity and registration is closed.

Ready to put your words into action? Join us for a day of advocacy at the State Capitol in Harrisburg as we raise awareness about issues of concern within our communities. Hosted by the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia’s Jewish Community Relations Council,  NextGen, Women of Vision and Women’s Philanthropy groups along with the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) and American Jewish Committee (AJC), this day will include informative sessions with high-level representatives across the political aisle and lobbying visits with key legislators. Advance registration required by Tuesday, September 5.

Advocacy Topics Include: Antisemitism and Hate Crimes, Reproductive Rights, and Violence Prevention, Nonprofit Security Grants, Religious Rights and Elections 


Cost: $50 per person (includes transportation and vegetarian lunch)
This is a subsidized cost, which is made possible by Women of Vision

Date & Time:
Tuesday, September 12, 2023
7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

This includes travel time.

Bus Departs at 7:00 a.m.:
Plymouth Meeting Mall (at the lot behind the Lukoil gas station)
500 W Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

Complimentary parking is available at the mall.

Program Location:
Pennsylvania State Capital Complex

501 N 3rd Street, Harrisburg, PA 17120

Additional Details

  • The programming fee includes round trip coach bus transportation and vegetarian lunch. 
  • Participants will be invited to a virtual information training session on September 6 at 7:00 p.m. to learn about what we will be advocating on and effective ways to stand up for our community. 
  • For questions, please contact Robin Schatz at rschatz@jewishphilly.org.


Suzi Gross
Lynne Jacobs
Bara Levitt

Marc Oppenheimer
Santos Ramos
Danielle Weiss