January 22, 2019

Dear Friends of Federation Housing,

Many of you have contacted us concerned about the adverse effects Federation Housing and its residents may be experiencing as a result of this latest government shut down. We sincerely appreciate your concern as we navigate this troubling situation and felt it was appropriate to share with you the challenges our residents face as a result.

Feeling the Impact – Nearly all of our 1,500 low-income res...

June 12, 2018

The Federation Housing community records with sorrow the passing of their esteemed colleague and friend whose commitment to creating affordable housing benefited thousands of seniors served by Federation Housing, and whose life work serves as an example of kindness and compassion to the entire community.

Mr. Goldstein founded Federation Housing, Inc. in 1970 with the support and encouragement of the Jewish Federation of Greater Phil...

December 18, 2017

Many thanks to our friends at KI synagogue for hosting the 13th Annual
Hanukkah Celebration on December 17, 2017.  Over 170 residents were served
a traditional Hanukkah meal along with singing and dancing with KI's
Cantors Amy Levy and David Tilman. A great afternoon was had by all.

November 27, 2017

Did you know...
Your donation supports these quality of life programs for our seniors?

  • Meals

  • Transportation

  • Community and a place to call home

  • Holiday Celebrations

  • Social Engagement

Please consider supporting these vital programs for our seniors by making a contribution this #GivingTuesday. Your generous contributions truly make a difference for our senior residents and enable them to remain independent.


May 18, 2017

On May 12th, Federation Housing's Board of Directors together with his family, friends and colleagues, dedicated the Gil Rosenthal Garden of Peace at Samuel A. Green House in Elkins Park, in memory of Gil Rosenthal.
Gil was a dedicated Board member of Federation Housing whose architectural expertise and fondness for nature and gardens greatly influenced the design of the Samuel A. Green House. Gil's legacy will be enjoyed by the ma...

December 13, 2016

Wonderful Thanksgiving festivities  were enjoyed by the residents of Federation Housing.  Many thanks to the Pincus Fund for their generous support that made these delicious feasts possible.

November 22, 2016

Federation Housing (FH) is pleased to announce its recognition as a National Affordable Housing Management Association Communities of Quality® (COQ) Award recipient. In August 2016, FH received this award, which recognizes affordable housing communities that have achieved a high standard of excellence in the way in which they are managed, the services they provide residents and the experience and training of personnel.
Since 1970,...

September 27, 2016

Whole Foods Jenkintown has chosen Federation Housing to be the recipient of their fall/winter “Nickels for Non-Profits” program.

Bring your re-usable bags to Whole Foods Jenkintown from now until January 15, 2017 and Whole Foods will donate 5 cents for each bag to Federation Housing.

Look for our logo at the cash registers and in the store.

More information and directions to the Whole Foods store can be found here.

Happy shopping!

April 15, 2016


When I was a child, I recall the anticipation of family gatherings this time of year – assembling at my “Mom-Moms” house in Overbrook Park where she somehow managed to fit 25 guests into her small rowhome around the beautifully set Seder table complete with my great grandmother’s treasured Seder plate and silver candle stick holders. I remember how good it felt to be with family, telling stories, laughing and enjoying one another’...

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