GJC in The News

News Features

Rising Song Jewish Music Residency Comes to Philly (October, 2019)
Germantown Jewish Centre focuses on education, community support (March, 2019)
Local Jews and allies urged to #ShowUpForShabbat in wake of Pittsburgh (November, 2018)
Tending the Tree of Life, October 31, 2018
Philly-area synagogues grapple with safety in the aftermath of Pittsburgh shooting (October, 2018)

Press Releases:

January, 2018: G’vanim & Jaffna: In a time of deep division and conflict, two local bands bring healing and connection

August, 2017: Educating Across Difference: Local synagogue brings Israel and Philly together to explore education against a background of social and cultural divides

April, 2017: Nurturing Freedom: a Multi-Faith Seder at GJC Unites the Community

September, 2016: Singing Before the Gates: GJC S’lichot Program Inspires with Song and Prayer

June, 2016: Germantown Jewish Centre forges connection between Jews, Muslims and Christians in an evening of dialogue on Revelation

Current News:

May 22, 2018: Communities Stay Up to Study for Shavuot


News Archive:

December 25, 2016: A Very Jewish Christmas Eve

November 10, 2016: The Jewish Struggle to Understand Trump’s Election

June 1, 2016: Student Film for National History Day Details Jewish Role in Mount Airy’s Integration

March, 2016: Concert at Germantown Jewish Centre Will Span the Globe

December, 2015: Synagogues Provide Respite for Homeless Families

November, 2015: Haifa-Based Group Shows Philadelphia What Arab-Jewish Cooperation Can Look Like

September, 2015: Germantown Jewish Centre Gets Itself Into a JAM

August, 2015: Examining the Threads of our Global Jewish Tapestry