Fall at Tribe 12

Just like the return of pumpkin spice and cozy knit sweaters, fall brings its own goodness to look forward to at Tribe 12! Alongside our trusty slate of events (including our signature monthly happy hour), we’re excited to introduce three BRAND NEW programs!

These opportunities are specifically designed for people who want to build deep, meaningful relationships with friends old and new.

Read all about our three new programs (and one bonus old-standby-opportunity) where you can find your place this fall. No matter who you are, there is a place for you at Tribe 12!


If you care about the world and want to meet others who do too…

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…join our six-week social justice cohort! In a small group, you’ll hear from experts in Philly’s thriving justice scene and explore modes of social change from a Jewish perspective. 

When: Five Wednesdays (October 19th, 26th and November 2nd, 9th, 16th) from 6:30 – 8:30pm, plus a closing Shabbat dinner on December 9th

Where: Center City location TBA 

Interested? Register here or email megan@tribe12.org!


If you want to make good friends over good meals…

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…join a Shabbat cluster! You tell us a bit about you and your interests and we’ll match you up with 8-12 folks with whom you can enjoy three Friday night dinners. 


When: Three first Fridays (October 7th, November 4th, December 2nd)

Where: All over the city and suburbs 

Interested? Apply here or email polly@tribe12.org!


If nature is where you recharge and connect…

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…retreat with us to the mountains for our first Tribes Retreat! Tribes are niche communities that are formed around a common identity (for example, 20 somethings, couples, LGBTQIA+) or interest (for example, performing arts, fantasy football, movement). This retreat will bring together people – including and especially those brand new to Tribes! – who want to connect over shared experiences in a beautiful outdoor setting. 


When: Weekend of October 21 – 23, 2022

Where: Pocono Mountains, PA

Interested? Apply here or email polly@tribe12.org


Bonus: If you want to build something that matters alongside other brilliant, driven folks…

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…apply for the Tribe 12 Fellowship! Each fall, we select a cohort of innovative leaders and entrepreneurs who spend the spring building out their big ideas. In addition to launching and advancing many successful small businesses and nonprofits, we are so proud that enduring friendships and dynamic business partnerships consistently come out of the Fellowship program. Nothing like being in the trenches to create a lifelong bond! 


When: Applications open October 17th, 2022 and close on November 27th, 2022

Where: Sessions take place on Tuesday nights in Center City in the spring of 2023 (dates to be announced), culminating in a launch party on May 9th, 2023

Interested? Visit tribe12.org/fellowship or email polly@tribe12.org!


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