Due to the incredible response rate for this event, we have reached our guest limit and registration has been closed. Please contact Alix Liiv Caplan at acaplan@jewishphilly.org with any questions.

David and Hallee Adelman invite you to join them and the leadership of the Jewish Federation for a special event: An Evening with Rabbi Elliot Cosgrove of Park Avenue Synagogue.

Rabbi Elliot J. Cosgrove is Senior Rabbi of Park Avenue Synagogue in New York City. He was ordained in 1999 at The Jewish Theological Seminary, and subsequently earned a Ph.D. at the University of Chicago Divinity School. An officer of the New York Board of Rabbis, he serves on the boards of the American Jewish Distribution Committee, the Hillels of University of Michigan and Pennsylvania and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He is the author of eleven volumes of sermons and the editor of Jewish Theology in Our Time.

Event Details

Monday, May 9, 2022
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
at the Adelman’s home in Haverford
Address will be provided upon registration


  • There is no cost to attend.
  • Space is limited; please RSVP by April 27th.
  • This event will be offered in person only. To ensure the health and safety of our guests, all attendees must be vaccinated.
  • Cocktails and heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served. Dietary laws observed.
  • Valet parking available.
  • For the consideration of the health of others, please adhere to the CDC safety guidelines. For the Jewish Federation’s official statement on in-person gatherings, please click here.
  • This program is an exclusive event for Jewish Federation donors generously giving $5,000 or more to the Jewish Federation Annual Campaign and endowment donors of $100,000+. If you have not yet made your gift to the 2022 Annual Campaign, you will have an opportunity in the coming weeks to do so, as well as at the event. 
  • Questions? Please contact Alix Liiv Caplan at acaplan@jewishphilly.org or 215.832.0832