Klein Jewish Community Center
The ten teenagers and their two co-leaders have been in cities large and small, from Maine to North Carolina.
At the Klein Jewish Community Center in Northeast Philadelphia, seniors gather for activities and conversation. It’s where Rita Silberstein talked about a part of her past that she has in common with other survivors of the Holocaust.
Dancing at the Stiffel Center in South Philadelphia always brings smiles to the seniors who’ve been coming for years. Only now there is sadness behind the smiles as the center gets ready to close its doors to about 400 seniors.
Abraham, the first female DA in Philadelphia history, served in that office from 1991 until January 2010.