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Renaissance Group

The Renaissance Group is a group of dedicated and passionate Jewish men and women ages 21-45, 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.

Our Programs 

Young Family Chanukah Celebration
Join us on December 6th for song, menorah lighting and arts projects.
Young Leadership Celebration
Eat, Drink and Live Generously with Renaissance Group on January 9, 2016.
Party of 8
Party of 8
Want a great way to meet other people in the community? Join Renaissance Group for Party of 8!
Renaissance Group Couples Brunch
Join Renaissance Group Couples for brunch on January 31, 2016 at Cuba Libre.
Cook for a Friend
Join Renaissance Group at BZBI for this monthly Mitzvah event to prepare meals for the Jewish community members in need.
Ben-Gurion Society
Ben-Gurion Society (BGS) is an elite national society for young leaders (ages 22 to 45) who commit $1,000 or more to Jewish Federation's annual Jewish Community Fund.

Recent Event Photos 

Israel360 Alumni Visit Rosa's Fresh Pizza
Israel360 Trip (May 2015)
Ren Rebuild (March 2015)

Connect With Us 

Melanie Krutzel
Renaissance Group Director
(215) 832-0861
Caitlin Shmidheiser
Renaissance Group Senior Development Officer
Madeline "Cookie" Delisio
Administrative Assistant
(215) 832-0852

Upcoming Events

Renaissance Young Family Chanukah Celebration
December 6, 2015
Cook for a Friend with the Renaissance Group
December 8, 2015
Renaissance Group Young Leadership Celebration
January 9, 2016