Once a year, the leaders of the Greater Jewish Philadelphia community gather to toast the vibrancy and success of our Jewish Federation. The Main Event is an elegant evening of cocktails, food and entertainment in an exciting venue with a top speaker.

2019 Main Event

Join us for the Main Event, Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia’s Biggest Night of the Year. Featuring keynote speaker Bari Weiss, New York Times opinion section writer and editor, and author of the forthcoming  book How to Fight Anti-Semitism. Mark your calendars: It’s sure to be a memorable evening not to be missed!

Event Details

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Kimmel Center
300 S. Broad Street

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Cocktail reception
7:00 p.m. Program
8:00 p.m. Dessert

$250 per person and $125 for NextGen members

Keynote Speaker Bari Weiss

Bari Weiss is a writer and editor for The New York Times opinion section who has been recognized as a leading journalist and commentator. Previously, Bari was an opinion editor at The Wall Street Journal and before that, a senior editor at the Jewish online magazine Tablet, where she edited the site’s political and news coverage. Bari’s debut book How To Fight Anti-Semitism will be published by Crown on September 3, 2019.

2019 Sponsor Information

Logos and ads to be included in the digital event program must be received no later than November 1st. If you require design, copy must be received by October 28th.

For more information about sponsorship, contact Rachel Sigman, Senior Development Officer, at 215.832.0513 or rsigman@jewishphilly.org.