November 24, 2017
More than 100 people joined us for our annual morning of community service on the day after Thanksgiving. After a light breakfast hosted by Temple Emanu-El in Palm Beach, volunteers headed out to their choice of five area venues to lend a hand.
Nonperishable food and toiletries were also collected and donated to Adopt-a-Family Program Reach in West Palm Beach, which was also one of the volunteer sites. Others included Big Dog Ranch Rescue in Loxahatchee, Levine Residential and Quantum House in West Palm Beach, and a beach clean-up at Root Trail in Palm Beach.
Click here to see photos from the 2017 Fellowship Friday!
Pizza & Pathways
in a world turned upside down
Facilitated by Tom O'Brien and Rabbi Howard Shapiro, this new series encouraged participants to explore and discuss timely topics in an open, interactive setting, using award-winning films as a jumping off point. Pizza and beverages were served and participants sat at round tables to encourage interaction.
This program is a membership benefit with free admission to Fellowship members; $10 per session for non-members.
(left to right)
Thomas G. O'Brien III
Rabbi Howard Shapiro
The Rev. Burl Salmon*
*filling in for Tom O'Brien on March 14
February 28, 2018
March 14, 2018
Film: "Love the Sinner"
April 11, 2018
Film: "Of Many"
Essay and Creative Arts Competition
Thanks to all who submitted entries in the categories of visual art, photography, music, video, poetry, and essays. Awards were presented at the May Day Soiree on May 1.
The topic for the 2018 competition was "The Road Not Taken," inspired by the Robert Frost poem of the same name. Click here to see and read the 2018 winning entries.
Open to all students in Palm Beach County public and private middle and high schools, gifts and cash prizes were awarded to the top entries, along with office supply store gift cards for teachers of winning students.
Palm Beach Fellowship
of Christians and Jews
Post Office Box 507
Palm Beach, Florida 33480
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The Palm Beach Fellowship of Christians & Jews is dedicated to promoting fellowship, understanding, and respect among all religions and cultures; bringing the community together through education, dialogue, and interaction; and addressing issues rooted in intolerance, anti-Semitism, and unjust discrimination.