Activities/ How to Join
Links to Related Sites
Kehillah of Secular Jews of Greater Philadelphia -- Local umbrella organization that includes The Jewish Children’s Folkshul, The Jewish Children’s Folkshul Adult Community, Philadelphia Secular Jewish Organization, Shir Shalom, Workmen’s Circle and Secular Jews of South Jersey. Together, they plan special programs for Passover, Rosh Hashonah and Yom Kippur.
Congress of Secular Jewish Organizations -- Umbrella organization of Secular Jewish schools and organizations in North America, which emphasizes Jewish history, ethics and Yiddish culture. The Club is an affiliate.
International Federation of Secular Humanistic Jews -- The Sholom Aleichem Club is affiliated with the International Federation. The site is linked through the site of the International Institute for Secular Humanistic Judaism, which is listed below.
International Institute for Secular Humanistic Judaism -- This resource site includes links to the Leadership Conference of Secular and Humanistic Jews, the International Federation of Secular Humanistic Jews, Society for Humanistic Judaism and CSJO.Jewish Children’s Folkshul of Philadelphia -- Secular Jewish school in Philadelphia.
Workmen’s Circle/Arbeter Ring -- Dedicated to fostering Jewish identity and participation in Jewish life, through Jewish, especially Yiddish, culture and education, friendship, mutual aid and the pursuit of social and economic justice.
Jewish Currents -- A Secular, Progressive bimonthly magazine, published by the Association for Promotion of Jewish Secularism, Inc.
Shir Shalom -- Secular Humanist congregation in Philadelphia area
Fran Kleiner-- A Club member, whose singing enlivens programs, released a CD and cassete, A Fire Glows, Yiddish Songs Live At The Mermaid Inn. This is her web site.
WNWR 1540AM -- Philadelphia-area radio station that presents Jewish cultural and music programming.
Sunday Morning Klezmer and Other Jewish Music, an exploration of Jewish Music, Art and Culture -- WBZC-FM (88.9) covers Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cumberland, Gloucester, Ocean, and Salem Counties in Southern New Jersey, and parts of Eastern Pennsylvania, including Philadelphia.
YIVO Institute for Jewish Research -- Dedicated to the study and preservation of the East European Jewish heritage. Since its founding in 1925, YIVO has become the world’s preeminent research institute and academic center for East European Jewish studies.
The National Yiddish Book Center -- Dedicated to rescuing unwanted and discarded Yiddish books and sharing the treasures they contain -- the culture and the sensibility of the past thousand years of Jewish history -- as a wellspring of contemporary Jewish creativity.