Local News

Thank you for helping to make our 2019 Gala a great success!

From memorable speeches by our deserving honorees, to the warmth and camaraderie of 300 like-minded people, to the air thick with love for America and Israel, and of course delicious food — Greater Philadelphia ZOA’s 2019 Gala was a great event. If you were among the large crowd, then surely you will agree. If you


Weekly Newsletter

Newsletter for August 9, 2019

Shalom ZOA Members, Friends and Supporters of Israel, With today’s email, you will have “met” each of the individuals that Greater Philadelphia ZOA will honor at our Gala on Sept. 24. We urge you to attend the Gala and enjoy our celebration of America and Israel. It will take place at the Hilton Philadelphia City

National News

ZOA Announces U.S. National Security Advisor, Ambassador Robert O’Brien, Will Receive Dr. Miriam and Sheldon Adelson Award at ZOA Gala

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) is proud, honored and privileged to announce that the National Security Advisor to the President of the United States of America, who is also the U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Hostage Affairs, Ambassador Robert Charles O’Brien, will be the recipient of ZOA’s prestigious Dr. Miriam and Sheldon Adelson Award [...]


Opinion | Temple Is Actually Protecting Professor Hill

By Steve Feldman He has falsely accused the Jewish state of poisoning the Palestinian-Arab water supply, practicing “apartheid” and training New York City police to kill black Americans — rhetoric that is bound to sow resentment against Jews and potentially incite violence. He wants the Jewish state of Israel eliminated and replaced by an Arab


Greater Philadelphia ZOA Responds to Criticism for Op-Ed

Shalom ZOA Members, Friends and Supporters of Israel, Last week, the Jewish Exponent newspaper published an op-ed written by our co-presidents, Lee Bender and Kevin Ross, and our executive director, Steve Feldman, that was sharply critical of the Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) and its president for an event they had recently giving a platform