Member Benefits



  1. Members are invited to attend monthly meetings. Our lectures include a variety of scholarly topics of interest to our genealogical society.  We meet through Zoom and in person whenever possible.
  2. Members receive an electronic version of our award winning quarterly journal, Chronicles. Hard copies are $10 extra per year.  Members are encouraged to submit articles about their research, personal journeys, etc. Send your article in its final draft form to
  3. Members receive our monthly JGASGP Newsletter via email. The newsletter contains our future Zoom meeting dates, conferences, webinars from other organizations, and an update from our President.
  4. Our Facebook group is currently at 1600+ members. Members provide research help, tips, and information about Philadelphia history. Upcoming meetings are posted as well as genealogy related events on the internet.
  5. Special Members-only Benefits: online access to our 2024 Greater Philadelphia Jewish Genealogical Resource Guide, indexed cemetery data, 2024 Getting Started with Jewish Genealogy Guide, Philadelphia Family Finder and all issues of Chronicles indexed by author and date.
  6. How to become a member: You can pay through PayPal on our website or download the interactive membership form and mail it with a check to our mailbox. We ask for your research information and post it in Chronicles. You may find a relative within our group! We encourage everyone to sign up with JewishGen family finder on


Disclaimer: The purpose of our group is to help foster research, education, collect family records and family connections. No political comments or advertising for services or merchandise are permitted.

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