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Arutz Sheva – Philadelphia Mayor visits vandalized Jewish cemetery – October 25, 2017
Fox29 – Jewish cemetery in Philly restored after hundreds of headstones vandalized – October 25, 2017
6abc – Mount Carmel cemetery restored after vandalism spree – October 24, 2017
Billy Penn – Photos: first walkthrough of vandalized Jewish cemetery restoration – October 24, 2017
CBS Philly – Restorations Completed At Vandalized Jewish Cemetery – October 24, 2017
Jerusalem Post – Vandalized Jewish cemetery in Philly restored after donors give $300K – October 24, 2017
Jewish Telegraphic Agency – For a vandalized Philadelphia Jewish cemetery, it’s a new beginning – October 24, 2017
Metro – Philly Jewish cemetery unveils repaired headstones – October 24, 2017
NBC10 – Gravestones at Philadelphia Jewish Cemetery Fully Restored After Vandalism – October 24, 2017
ThinkProgress – After anti-Semitic vandalism, Jewish cemetery undergoes massive restoration – October 24, 2017
The Times of Israel – Vandalized Philadelphia Jewish graveyard gets a new beginning – October 24, 2017
WHYY – Donors chip in to restore Mt. Carmel headstones after rampage at Jewish cemetery in Philly – October 24, 2017
Forward – Vandalized Jewish Philadelphia Cemetery Restored – October 23, 2017
Jewish Exponent – Mayor Kenney to Visit Mount Carmel Cemetery to Mark Restoration Completion – October 23, 2017
Philly.com – Vandalized Jewish cemetery in Philly restored after donors give $300K – October 23, 2017
It’s the light of our rich Jewish heritage of knowledge, history and culture, carried from generation to generation. It’s a guiding light we shine to lead the way forward in a storm.
At Jewish Federation, bolstered by our seven core attributes, we Carry the Light by serving vulnerable populations, inspiring community engagement, and promoting Jewish life and learning.
How do you Carry the Light in your everyday life? Find out more about how you can Carry the Light with us.
Learn what ACCESSIBLE means to us in On One Foot, and meet community member and Tikvah resident Steve.
On One Foot
Learn what RESPONSIVE means to us in The Fox and the Flock.
Learn what EFFICIENT means to us in Something from Nothing.
Learn what COMPASSIONATE means to us in The Rabbi and the Roof.
Learn what INCLUSIVE means to us in Elias’ Prayer.
Learn what INFORMED means to us in King Solomon and the Language of the Wind, and meet Teen Philanthropist Isaac Keiser.
Read About King Solomon
Learn what STRONG means to us in STRONG like Esther, and meet Holocaust survivor Ernie.
Strong Like Esther