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Tikkun Olam Collaborative FAQ

Join Tribe 12 for an immersive cohort learning experience centered around social justice in our community!   At Tribe 12, we believe in and are committed to building a more…

Shabbat Clusters FAQ

Tribe 12 is delighted to partner with OneTable to launch our pilot Shabbat Clusters program this fall! Tribe 12 Shabbat clusters are a great way to create connections in the…

Tribe 12 Retreat FAQ

What is the Tribe 12 Retreat?  Our Tribe 12 Retreat is for anyone who is interested in or part of a Tribe 12 Tribe or wants to learn more about…

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…

Philly Purim Guide 2022

Purim is officially around the corner which means it’s time to break out your favorite costumes (who’s showing up as Gritty??), eat delicious hamentashen cookies and celebrate until dawn! We’ve…

Meet our 2022 Tribe 12 Fellows!

We are so excited to welcome these amazing members of the community to our 12th cohort! Over the course of the next few months, we cannot wait to watch them…

I pretended to be a bear for Rosh Hashanah

I’ve always described myself as “nerd adjacent”. My Netflix list is almost entirely made up of documentaries, the highlight of my 21st birthday was that I could go to the…

Remembering Stonewall to Protest Racial Injustice

51 years feels like an eternity. In 1969, astronauts landed on the moon and the earliest version of the Internet popped up. For queer folks and allies during June, we…

Umm So What is Shavuot?

1.  Shavuot is one of the three harvest festivals that Jews celebrate 2. Shavuot is exactly 7 weeks and 1 day which correlates to the 50 days in between our…

12 Things I Learned as a Tribe 12 Intern

For the past four months, I have had the privilege to work alongside the awesome staff at Tribe 12 through Temple University’s Feinstein Center Jewish Professional Internship program. As a…

Quaran-Cleaning & Organizing Part 2

Hi there, Tribe 12 community! I’m Nicole Wasilus, owner of Everybody Loves Organizing, and I’ve got some organizing tips for you to make your home more zen & orderly while…

12 Questions with a Tribe 12 Fellow

Fellow: Hillary Barlowe 1.) What was your introduction to Tribe 12? Rachel Lewitt, began her venture, Somewhere, last year and I was excited to support a friend at Pitch Night!…

Your Philly Guide to Purim 2020

There are so many Purim experiences this year, we thought we would put them all in one place for you! March 5th: Neshama Hadassah Hamantaschen Baking Event: Thinking outside the…

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Do I Have Too Many Deal Breakers?

When I sit down with someone for a “matchmaking date“, one of the conversations that clocks a fair amount of time is around their deal breakers. I ask about common…

Goldie Tahina Shake Review

Goldie is a favorite of the Philly Jewish food scene thanks to their top-notch Israeli fare. Their naturally vegan, not-too-sweet Tahina Shakes are the perfect complement to a falafel sandwich,…

ICYMI: Top Five Philly First Dates

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, a reblog and update of the place our matchmaker Danielle deems Philly’s best places for a first date! Waterfront happy hour at Chart House…

Restaurant Week Recap w/Tribe 12

Did you go out for Center City Restaurant Week? Did you even know it was happening?! We at Tribe 12 love to eat, which is no secret to anyone! Here’s…

Top 5 Jewish foods found at Trader Joe’s

Have you ever walked into Trader Joe’s, taken a deep breath, and thought: “Wow what a holy place.” Or– maybe that’s just me. Well, we hunted through the aisles and…

Interviews With a Fellow: Rachel LeWitt

We asked all of our fellows to answer some creative interview questions. Photo credit to Yael Pachino Photography. Here is our interview with Rachel:  My venture in under 5 words…

Interviews with a Fellow: Brooke Bauer

We asked our 2019 Fellows to answer some questions about themselves. Photo credit to Yael Pachino Photography. Here is our interview with Brooke!  My venture in under 5 words is……

Interviews with a Fellow: Doriane Feinstein

We asked our 2019 Fellows to answer some questions about themselves. Photo credit to Yael Pachino Photography. Here is our interview with Dori: My venture in under 5 words is……

Interviews with a Fellow: Gail Rubinstein

We asked our 2019 Fellows to answer some questions about themselves. Photo credit to Yael Pachino Photography. Here is our interview with Gail: My venture in under 5 words is……

Interviews with a Fellow: Michael Gotlib

We asked our 2019 Fellows to answer some questions about themselves. Photo credit to Yael Pachino Photography. Here is our interview with Michael:  My venture in under 5 words is……

Interviews with a Fellow: Danielle Brief

We asked our 2019 Fellows to answer some questions about themselves. Photo credit to Yael Pachino Photography. Here is our interview with Danielle: My venture in under 5 words is……