The Steinhardt Jewish Heritage Programs (JHP), a Project of the Cayne Heritage Foundation and part of Lubavitch House at Penn and the newly renovated Perelman Center for Jewish Life, began in 1993 and continues as a pioneer in peer-to-peer run events for Jewish students with expanded programming for alumni and young professionals.
- JHP has reached 200,000 Jewish students on 10 campuses including Penn, NYU, Binghamton,
University of Pittsburgh, University of Delaware, and Temple University.
- Thousands have participated in JHP programming this year alone.
- More than 1,000 business leaders participate in JHP mentoring and guidance programs
- Hundreds of alumni and young professionals celebrate holidays, host dinners, and organize their
own Jewish programming.
- JHP has taken hundreds of students to Israel, with the most recent trip focused on cultivating
- All programs strengthen Jewish identity, build community for students and alumni, and establish
irrevocable bonds with the Jewish people and Israel.