Author Archives: Stephanie Levin

Stephanie Levin

Stephanie Levin is the Director of Programs at the PJCC.

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Yearning For Peace

July 31, 2014 | 2 Comments

Marla (left) and Stephanie. I can’t read the news about Israel and Gaza. It is too violent. Too heartbreaking. Too familiar. And I also can’t stop reading the news about Israel and Gaza. It is too important. Too urgent. Too familiar. The situation is complex. There are no easy answers. There is no clear right […]

Passover Fun Facts

April 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Are you hungry for facts and stories about Passover? Here is some interesting information you might enjoy and ponder. The Burning Bush We learn in the Passover story that Moses experiences a holy moment with God when he notices a burning bush in the desert. Many historians and scientists indicate that in ancient times, desert […]

Hunger Isn’t Just A Problem During The Holiday Season

February 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

The importance Of Helping All Year Long Whatever your tradition, the winter holiday season seems to bring about abundant generosity in everyone – people hold the door for you, spend hours cooking and baking for friends and families and shower each other with gifts. When we think about families who struggle with poverty, homelessness and […]