Lunch, Learn, and Sort

Join us to…
Hear from thought leaders in our community,
Sort clothing for Philadelphia’s most vulnerable,
Be treated to a delicious lunch!

May 5, 2020

What’s Happening in the Local Philadelphia Art Scene
with Rachel Zimmerman, Executive Director of InLiquid, a Philadelphia program that mobilizes the visual arts culture of Greater Philadelphia and Leslie Matthews, Philadelphia-based art consultant.


The Barbara and Harvey Brodsky Enrichment Center of JFCS, 345 Montgomery Avenue, Bala Cynwyd, PA  19004


Complimentary, donations welcome.


10:45am – 12:15pm  Clothing sort for Our Closet – Powered by JFCS
12:15pm – 12:30pm  Short Break
12:30pm – 1:30pm    Lunch and Learn with changemakers in their respective fields

Event Co-Chairs

Robyn Carp
Jamie Joffe
Penny Weiner
Bonnie Young


Please join us for our next pop-up shops at Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral, 23 South 38th Street in University City, from 10am-12pm. They will take place on Thursday, May 26, and Thursday, June 30. You must show proof of vaccination at the door in order to enter and shop, and masks must be worn inside. We look forward to seeing you!

If you or a client of yours is in urgent need of clothing, we have an emergency clothing program for which you or the client may qualify. Please contact us at JFCS' Care Navigation line, 866-532-7669, if you are seeking emergency services, and you will be sent a form to fill out. Please remember this program is for emergencies only.

BIG NEWS: Our Closet has been chosen as a finalist for the city’s Community Champions Awards & Grants Challenge. The top vote-getters will receive $20,000 grants! These funds would allow us to reach even more Philadelphians in need, but we need your help. Online voting is from May 18-25, so please register, vote, & share far and wide to help us win: Vote Here!