A Jewish Generation Changing the World
The Renaissance Group, the young adult affinity of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia, is a group of dedicated and passionate Jewish men and women who seek a Jewish connection and the opportunity to make a real difference in the community through volunteerism and fundraising. Join the Renaissance Group and enjoy engaging programs, participate in mitzvah opportunities and build life-long friendships while strengthening our community.
If you are single or married, have a family or work as a professional, there is a place for you in Federation’s Renaissance Group.
• Meet new people
• Learn about the Jewish Community
We engage young professionals from a wide spectrum of industries. We provide business networking opportunities and have a variety of affinity groups where you can meet others from your field. We offer programs for all young professionals interested in strengthening the Jewish community, helping others, and cultivating success.
Young Family Programming:
In today's demanding world, we know it can be difficult to find meaningful time with your family. Renaissance Group provides events specifically for young families intended to build community and teach families the importance of our mission.
Join other young couples from around Philadelphia for dinners, special programs, and hands-on volunteer activities.
We provide you with the opportunity to take a hands-on approach to make real change. With our volunteer projects, we take you into our beneficiary agencies to give you a firsthand look at how Federation is helping those in need.
Explore Israel with Members of the Renaissance Group and other young Jewish adults from around the world through Birthright and Israel360.
Returning from Israel, you may want to continue those relationships with the others on your trip. We provide opportunities to maintain those friendships and build new ones with others who have visited Israel.
TribeFest is an entertaining, interactive and educational celebration that will draw over 1,500 Jewish young adults (ages 22-45) from across North America.
Leadership Development Program (LDP):
This program encourages individuals to learn more about the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia and build their skills for future leadership roles.
Ben Gurion Society(BGS):
This is a national Young Leadership Society for young leaders (22-45). A BGS gift of $1,000 or more to the Federation’s annual campaign gives you access to exclusive events and helps shape your Jewish community. Read more about the Ben Gurion Society here.