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Taking Aim at Gun Violence: Implications for Our Jewish Community

November 16, 2016 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm


Sponsored by the Women of Vision of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia in cooperation with the Jewish Community Relations Council, this event is a panel discussion on what can be done to help ensure our community’s safety. Among other issues, the panel will discuss what Jewish tradition teaches on this topic and what the implications of gun violence are for children and families. The panelists include Rabbi Gregory Marx and Jillian Glick of Congregation Beth Or, Shira Goodman of CeaseFirePA, Dr.Joel Fein of the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Dorothy Johnson-Speight of Mothers in Charge.

The event includes a kosher lunch. Although online registration is now closed, walk-ins are still being accepted.

For more information, contact Susan Lundy at 215-832-0849 or Dwight Young at 215-832-0892.


Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia
2100 Arch Street
Philadelphia , PA 19103 United States
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