Donor Acknowledgements

The Yerushe Fund: The Endowment of the Yiddish Book Center

We would like to recognize the following donors to the Yiddish Book Center who, by creating endowed funds, have ensured that future generations will benefit from the Center’s activities and programs.

Unrestricted Funds

You can establish an unrestricted named endowment fund with a minimum gift of $10,000. These endowed funds are used to launch new programs, support educational initiatives, or distribute income where it's most needed. You can add to your fund at any time.

  • Anonymous Fund
  • Joan and Robert Arnow Fund
  • Gloria L. and Dr. Robert Austin Family Fund
  • Samuel & Yetta Schwartz Sondock and Max & Ida Sarah Brown Endowment Fund, established by Marilyn S. Goldman in loving memory of her grandparents
  • Crown and Goodman Families Fund
  • Jeanette Dicker Fund, established by Ernest Dicker
  • Eugene and Elaine C. Driker Fund, established in honor of Lief D. Rosenblatt and Aaron Lansky
  • Herbert G. Feldman Fund, established by the Herbert G. Feldman Charitable Foundation
  • Drs. Marjorie Marks Fond and Richard Z. Fond Fund
  • Harold and Ruth Friedman Endowment Fund
  • Glassman Family Fund in memory of Bernard Glassman
  • Priscilla Grabino Memorial Fund
  • Nissie & Ethel Grossman and Reuben & Lizzie Grossman Foundations Endowment Fund
  • Sharon Karmazin Fund
  • Daniel Mendelson and Jennifer Loew Mendelson Fund
  • Saul and Libby Moroff Fund
  • Nathan Pinsof Memorial Fund
  • Milton and Mildred Rosen Fund
  • Samuel and Miriam Rotrosen Fund
  • Morris and Eva Saperstein Fund, established by Harriet B. and Alvin M. Saperstein
  • Lillian and Samuel Schanberg, Freda and Charles Dyer Fund
  • Sarah and Benjamin Torchinsky Fund

Restricted Funds

With a minimum gift of $25,000, you can establish a named fund in support of a specific aspect of the Center’s work, such as collections, translation, oral history, education, and outreach. You can add to your fund at any time.

  • Aron Alperin Fund for the Rescue and Preservation of Yiddish Language Books, in memory of Aron Alperin (1901-1988), Yiddish language journalist and author and editor of Varshever haynt (Warsaw), Parizer haynt (Paris), and Tog-Morgn zhurnal (New York). Established by his children and grandchildren: Lucy and Benjamin Corin, William and Lisa Corin, Scott Corin and Nina Blumenthal
  • Sholem Asch Fellowship Fund
  • Joan A. Backman Memorial Concert Fund, established in memory of their daughter by Irving and Charlotte Backman
  • Reverend Samuel A. Baker Memorial Fund for Scholarships, established by Michael H. Baker
  • Bayside Jewish Center Faculty Endowed Fund
  • Joseph and Marion Brechner Fund for Jewish Cultural Reporting, established by Marion Brechner
  • Bernard and Reva Broder Memorial Fund for Yiddish Music Projects and Programs
  • Kalman Carl and Anita Rosenzweig Cohen Fund, established by their son Elliot S. Cohen, MD
  • Charles Corfield Fund for College Students
  • Charles Corfield Fund for Pakn Treger
  • Ruthe B. Cowl Fund for Cultural Fellows
  • Stanley R. Epstein Memorial Fund for Programs, established by Patricia Glass Schuman in memory of her late husband
  • I. Feeney and Dora Feins Memorial Fund for College Students
  • Ruth Felmus Fund for College Students
  • Sara and Nelson Fishman Endowment Fund for College Students
  • Florence and Seymour Gerson Fund
  • Herschel and Rivtche Goldfarb Fund for Yiddish Chair, established by Dan and Fran Dvorkin in memory of her parents
  • Ruth I., Charlotte B., and Samuel M. Gordon Fund
  • Earle and Carol Halsband Fund for Education Programs
  • Sarah and Helig Heller Fund for College Students, established by the estate of Sarah Heller
  • Richard S. Herman Endowed Graduate Fellow Fund
  • Reuben and Eva Herscher Memorial Fund for the Preservation of Yiddish Books, established by Eugene Herscher
  • John and Diana Herzog Fund for Book Preservation
  • Hirschhorn Fund for the Permanent Digitization of Yiddish Literature, established by the David and Barbara B. Hirschhorn Foundation
  • Hoffinger Fund for College Students, established by Bunny and Jack Hoffinger
  • Kaplen Fund for Pakn Treger, established by the Kaplen Family Foundation
  • Joseph and Betty Keller Fund for College Students, established by the Keller-Shatanoff Foundation
  • Sam Kellerman Memorial Fund for College Students, established by family and friends
  • Benzion and Ester Kfar Fund for Education, established by Esther H. Rose
  • Sarah Rose Lazarus Fund for Family Concerts, established by Jeremy and Debbie Lazarus
  • Rona Moscow Memorial Fund for the Library, established by the Moscow Philanthropic Fund
  • I.L. Peretz If Not Higher Endowment Fund, established by Deborah Litwack in memory of her father John Litwack
  • Mark Pinson Fund for Pakn Treger
  • Ida and Aaron Rafalovsky Fund for the Rescue and Preservation of Yiddish Literature
  • Michael G. Reiff and Tatiana Simonova-Reiff Fund for Education Initiatives
  • Rosa E. Rosenberg Fund in memory of her parents
  • Melinda Rosenblatt Memorial Fund for Lectures, established by Lief D. Rosenblatt
  • Rabbi Emanuel M. Rubin Fund for College-Age Yiddish Educational Programs, established by Helen Leser Rubin to honor the memory of her beloved late husband, Rabbi Emanuel M. Rubin (z"l)
  • Ruth Dvorin Salpeter Memorial Fund for College Students
  • The Scher-Tapper Endowment Fund for Education Programs               
  • Harriett and Seymour Shapiro Fund for College Students
  • Paul and Frances Rottersman Sperber Fund for Yiddish Language Instruction, established by Rena and Alan Steinfeld in memory of her parents
  • Marilyn Rae Sporty Fund for Translation
  • David and Sylvia Steiner Fund for the Summer Program for College Students, established by the David S. and Sylvia Steiner Charitable Trust
  • Helen and Irving Sunshine Memorial Fund for Programs, established by Dr. Irving Sunshine
  • Ethel and Martin Taft Fund for Translation
  • Eileen Tunick Fund for Education and Translation, in honor of her father, Aaron Tunick (z”l)
  • Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Fund for Education, established by the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation
  • Deborah and Peter Wexler Fund for Oral History
  • Arnee R. and Walter A. Winshall Fund for Innovation

The Yerushe Society

Members of the Yerushe Society have designated the Yiddish Book Center as a beneficiary in their estate plans. We would like to thank and acknowledge the following donors who have informed us of their intentions. To become a member of the Yerushe Society, please contact us at 413-256-4900 ext. 117.

  • Anonymous (10)
  • Vivian K. Abramowitz, in memory of Robert Lloyd Abramowitz (z”l)
  • Steven M. Allen
  • Richard T. Alpert
  • Jacob and Estelle Apelberg
  • David M. Asch
  • Diane N. Bark
  • Adele L. Bell
  • Phyllis Gold Berenson
  • Mal Bochner
  • Jacqueline K. Bodin
  • Martin and Marian Broder
  • Lorraine (Libby) Buch (z"l)
  • Susan and Stewart Burke
  • Shanda T. Buterbaugh
  • Maida Carson-Richards
  • Matthew Charles
  • Dr. Toby W. Clyman
  • The Cohen family of Checiny, Poland
  • Gloria Cohen
  • Julie Colish
  • Benjamin Corin and Lucy Alperin Corin
  • Lou Cove and Dana Kadish
  • Harriet M. Cutler
  • Ruth and Morris (z”l) Dolinko
  • Eugene and Elaine C. Driker
  • Dan and Fran Dvorkin
  • George Ellenbogen and Evelyn Shakir (z”l)
  • Elsa Feher
  • Norman Feinberg
  • Diana Bregman Feld and Stanley Feld in memory of Edith Kaplan Bregman (Yehudis) and Aaron Bregman
  • Nelson (z”l) and Sara Fishman
  • Drs. Marjorie Marks Fond and Richard Z. Fond
  • Louis and Susan Freeman
  • Susan Freiband
  • Harold N. (z”l) and Anne G. Geiger
  • Bernard Gertz (z"l)
  • Laurence and Muriel Gillick
  • Burt Gitlin
  • Myron (z"l) and Penina Glazer
  • Ira Glener
  • C. Vicki Gold
  • Dr. Paula Bursztyn Goldberg
  • Henry and Leah Goldberger
  • Alice Gerson Goldfarb
  • Evelyn Goodman
  • Trudi Goodman
  • Joseph Greenberg
  • Joyce Z. Greenberg
  • Arlene Ross Gross in memory of Martin Mayer Gross (z”l)
  • Reba N. Herson
  • Sol M. and Beverly Hirsch
  • Jerome S. and Sonya S. Hollander
  • Alice S. Honig
  • Harvey S. and Minerva Horn
  • Marion House, in loving memory of my parents Fred and Lola Sauerbrunn (z”l)
  • Lee Hutt
  • Dr. Markle Karlen
  • Sharon Karmazin
  • Selma Kitzman (z"l), Kitzman Family Trust
  • Dr. Cyrus Klingsberg
  • Bernice Langner and Hesh Langner (z”l)
  • Aaron and Gail Lansky
  • Nina M. Laub
  • Heidi D. Levin
  • Lori Lober
  • Irene and Solomon (z”l) Lober
  • Eleanor Peters Lubin
  • D. Mann
  • Barbara Terman Michaels
  • Beverly Bettie Mutnick
  • Ford Myers
  • Gerhard Paulesich
  • Helen G. Pollack
  • Henry Rasof
  • Michael G. Reiff and Tatiana Simonova-Reiff
  • John Reiner
  • Stephanie Tivona Reith
  • Sol Resnick Trust
  • Esther H. Rose
  • Irwin Rosen
  • Sydell and Morton (z”l) Rosen
  • Helene Rosenblatt
  • Janice Rittenburg Rossbach
  • Samuel and Miriam Rotrosen (z”l)
  • Jerry Rumain and D. Nicholas Russo
  • Dr. Richard Ruth
  • Lawrence A. and Lois R. Ruttman
  • Sy Scharf
  • Sylvia Antonier Scher
  • Rona and Martin L. Schneider
  • Shirley Schultz
  • Elias and Esta Schwartz
  • Mildred A. Schwartz
  • Rhea Schwartz
  • Roslyn Schwartzberg
  • Laurie Rose Simon (z"l)
  • Dr. Ruth B. and Howard E. Smith
  • Jonathan G. Solomon, MD
  • Howard Sorkin
  • Ruth Stark and Abe Malz
  • Esther G. Stein
  • Rabbi Louis Stein
  • Julie Noritzky Stelton
  • Martin and Ethel Taft
  • Hilda Tauber
  • Tamie Tobe
  • Eileen Tunick
  • Anne R. Umansky
  • Anne S. Wax (z"l)
  • Muriel Weber
  • Alan M. Weitz
  • Sarah Wenkart
  • Margaret E. Winters and Geoffrey S. Nathan
  • Bernard and Mildred Wolk

We remember the following people whose bequests to the Yiddish Book Center were realized between September 1, 2011, and August 31, 2019. Zikhroynom livrokhe—may their memories be for a blessing.

  • Arthur S. Abramson
  • Myron H. Ackerman
  • Frances M. Ames
  • Norma Risa Axelrad
  • Jack J. Beckerman
  • Dr. Elaine E. Beletz, RN
  • Helen Akullian Bennett
  • Charles Berman
  • Adele Bernardi
  • Louis H. Blumengarten
  • Melvin J. Bodek
  • Eugene 'Yosl' and Doreen Broder
  • The Honorable Rosalind Poll Brooker
  • Esther Brown
  • Phyllis F. Calese
  • Lillie S. Chalfin
  • Sarah Blacher Cohen
  • Benjamin and Freda Cohen
  • Betty Fax Daskin
  • Albert Engleman
  • Julius A. Epstein
  • Joseph Esselin
  • Robert Feder
  • Rose P. Feldman
  • Charlotte Frank
  • Miriam Freund
  • George Gallantz
  • Barbara E. Gamsu
  • Louis and Shirley Garbaty
  • Dr. Martin Geller
  • Ida S. Gladstone
  • Irving Gold
  • Fanny Goldfarb
  • Stanley M. Goldstein
  • Benjamin and Beatrice Goodman
  • Dr. Ruth I. Gordon
  • Lillian Gross
  • Harold Grossman
  • Rudy Grunfeld
  • Dr. Evelyn Halpern
  • George Hecht
  • Pauline K. Herman
  • Richard S. Herman
  • Eugene Herscher
  • Gilda Hoffman
  • Gloria Johnston
  • Bertha and Hyman Kalson
  • David Kates
  • Phyllis D. Korn
  • Marsha A. Kunin
  • Charlotte Lee
  • David Lehr, MD
  • Sidney Lipshires
  • Claire B. Mansberg
  • Ida E. Mates
  • Dorothy R. Miller
  • Bessie Minsky
  • Herbert Molin
  • Miriam Mondry
  • Phyllis L. Hertzberg Moss
  • Shirley Novick
  • Mark Pinson
  • Sam and Charlotte Primack
  • Helen Rausch
  • Louis J. Reback
  • Evelyn B. Rogot
  • Nina Rogow
  • Dinah F. Rosoff
  • Leonard and Sandra L. Rubin
  • Linda J. Rubin
  • Bessie Selevan
  • Abraham and Norma Shanzer
  • Seymour Shapiro
  • Marvin Sparrow
  • Theodora Mae Speer
  • Rose Stein
  • Rose Tevlin
  • Ben Torchinsky
  • Arthur A. Victor
  • Elvira E. Weller
  • Sumner T. White 
  • R. Mildred Zuckerman
  • Julius M. Zulver

Current Gifts During Fiscal Year 2018–19

The Yiddish Book Center gratefully acknowledges those donors who made gifts of $360 or more during the 2019 fiscal year (September 1, 2018 to August 31, 2019). A hartsikn dank—our heartfelt thanks.

Tsaddikim (Tzaddikim)
($25,000+)

  • The Applebaum Foundation
  • Irving A. and Charlotte Backman
  • Bank of America Charitable Gift Fund
  • Berl and Katherine Brechner
  • Etan and Emily Bowen Cohen
  • Mel Elfin (z"l)
  • Albert Engleman (z"l)
  • Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund
  • Sara W. and Nelson (z"l) Fishman
  • Dr. Michael and Lori Gilman
  • Paula and Jerry Gottesman Family Supporting Foundation 
  • Cecile Greenberg
  • Daniel and Robin Greenspun
  • The Harold Grinspoon Charitable Foundation
  • Richard S. Herman (z"l)
  • The David & Barbara B. Hirschhorn Foundation
  • The Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles
  • The Jewish Community Foundation of Metrowest New Jersey
  • The Jim Joseph Foundation 
  • The Kaplen Brothers Fund
  • Lawrence and Veronica Kaplen
  • Sharon Karmazin
  • Leona Kern
  • The Leona and Ralph W. Kern Foundation
  • William Kern and Mariye Inouye
  • Alan and Peggy Kligerman
  • Dr. Cyrus Klingsberg
  • The Simha and Sara Lainer Family Foundation
  • The Alice Lawrence Foundation
  • Marta Jo Lawrence
  • David and Ruth Levine
  • Deborah Litwack
  • Claire B. Mansberg (z"l)
  • Cyril Moscow
  • The National Endowment for the Humanities
  • Michael G. Reiff and Tatiana Simonova-Reiff
  • Pamela and George Rohr
  • Ritta Rosenberg
  • Lief D. and Johanna Judah Rosenblatt
  • The Michael Ross Administrative Trust
  • Michael and Linda Schmelzer
  • David Simon (z"l)
  • Dr. Rabbi Louis Stein
  • Drs. Alan and Rena Steinfeld
  • Dr. Theodore Tapper and Shelly Phillips
  • Eileen Tunick, in honor of her father Aaron Tunick (z"l)
  • Vanguard Charitable Endowment Program
  • Ira and Marcia Wagner
  • Deborah and Peter Wexler
  • The Winnick Family Foundation
  • Arnee R. and Walter A. Winshall
  • And two donors who wish to remain anonymous

Malokhim (Angels)
($10,000–$24,999)

  • Myron H. Ackerman Trust
  • The Michael H. Baker Family Foundation
  • Zachary M. Baker
  • Edith Black
  • Benjamin and Irma Breslauer
  • Brenda Breslauer and Richard Demak
  • Dr. Elliot S. Cohen
  • The Joe and Hellen Darion Foundation
  • Eugene and Elaine C. Driker
  • The Deck Foundation
  • David Elkes and Elizabeth Carroll
  • Faigeles Family Fund
  • Marjorie Feder
  • Frances V. Feinman
  • FJC
  • Dr. Martin R. Geller (z"l)
  • Dr. Jason M. Gilbert
  • Laurence and Muriel Gillick, in memory of Saul and Ada Gillick
  • Lynda M. Gilman
  • Alice G. Goldfarb
  • Anne and Benjamin Goor
  • Dr. Alfred and Lee Hutt
  • The Jewish Communal Fund of New York
  • Max and Erin Kellerman
  • Ellen L. Korpi
  • Saul Kurlat
  • Luis and Dr. Lee Lainer
  • Dr. René and Michele Lerer
  • Leslie and Bryan Lorber
  • Milton and Naomi Lown
  • Karen R. and Paul Mengden
  • The Ira A. Roschelle MD Family Foundation
  • Amy Roschelle
  • Sheldon and Barbara Rothblatt
  • Samuel Rotrosen (z"l)
  • Schwab Charitable Fund
  • Barbara Seril
  • The Harriett and Seymour Shapiro Trust
  • Joe Silverman
  • The Slomo and Cindy Silvian Foundation
  • David Sloviter and Noryn Resnick
  • The Samuel and Helene Soref Foundation
  • The David Vickter Foundation
  • The Wortman Family
  • And two donors who wish to remain anonymous 

Brilyantn (Jewels)
($1,000–$9,999)

  • Shel and Shelley Abelson, in memory of Leon and Sylvia Lederman
  • Beatrice B. and Larry Abrams
  • The Lassor and Fanny Agoos Charity Fund
  • Bruce Lebedoff Anders and Carolyn Anders
  • Jacob and Estelle Apelberg
  • Robert H. Arnow (z"l)
  • Nan Bases Esq.
  • Barak Aharon and Jaime Bassman
  • The June Baumgardner Gelbart Foundation
  • The Baumol Family Foundation
  • Beverly and Donald Bavly
  • Belz Foundation
  • The Benevity Community Impact Fund
  • Phyllis Berenson and Charles Wixson
  • Paul and Judith Berg
  • The Bergstein Family Foundation, in memory of Emile Karafiol
  • Dava A. Berkman
  • Dorothy and Harold Berkowitz
  • Mr. and Mrs. Henry Bialer
  • Joseph Biederman and Helen Charlupski
  • Dorothy E. Kelmenson Bieler (z"l)
  • Helen (Hinde) Martin Block
  • Judge Peretz Borman, in honor of Eugene Driker's birthday and his election as Chairman of the Board of the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation
  • The Tom and Sarah Borman Foundation
  • Deborah and Joseph Bornstein
  • The James B. Boskey Memorial Foundation
  • Dr. Martin and Marian Broder
  • Doris and Michael Bronson
  • Calvert Giving Fund
  • The Carylon Foundation
  • Allen and Franka Charlupski Foundation
  • The Jack Chester Foundation
  • The Elias A. Cohen Foundation
  • Lillian Cohen
  • Rick and Jan Cohen
  • Robert Cohen and Deborah Peikes
  • Stephanie Kaplan Cohen, in honor of Lee Kern and in memory of her mother, who was truly a lovely woman
  • The Hannah S. and Samuel A. Cohn Memorial Foundation
  • Ellen and Marshall Cole
  • Combined Jewish Philanthropies
  • Dr. David Cornblath and Deborah Lieberman
  • Dean Cycon
  • Allen and Jone Dalezman
  • The Dallas Jewish Community Foundation
  • Ernest and Jeanette Dicker, in honor of our 70th wedding anniversary
  • Dr. Barbara S. Drabkin
  • Nicole and James Druckman
  • Herbert Druker
  • Betty Dyer
  • The Mitzi and Warren Eisenberg Family Foundation
  • The Elias Family Charitable Trust
  • Elaine Elovitz
  • Barry and Beth Evans
  • Dr. Steven and Anita Feinstein, in honor of Sylvia Peterson and Aga Ilwicka
  • Esther M. Feldberg
  • James Feldman and Natalie Wexler
  • David and Hilda Fins
  • The David and Hilda Fins Family Foundation
  • David and Patricia Fisher
  • Judith Fisher
  • The Samuel and Jean Frankel Jewish Heritage Foundation
  • Anne L. Freedman
  • Lillian Freedman
  • Miriam Freedman
  • Miriam Freund (z"l)
  • Kenneth J. Friedman
  • Robert L. Friedman
  • Uliana F. Gabara
  • The Joseph and Rae Gann Charitable Foundation
  • Philip Garoon and family
  • GE Foundation
  • Vivian and Charles Gealer
  • The J. Paul Getty Trust
  • Dr. Leonard M. and Cynthia A. Glassman
  • Penina and Myron (z"l) Glazer
  • The Herbert and Barbara Goldberg Foundation
  • Dr. Paula Bursztyn Goldberg
  • Goldman Sachs Philanthropy Fund
  • The Max Minsky & Florence Minsky Goldstein Family Foundation
  • Robert and Joan Goldstein, in honor of the Houston Yiddish Vinkl and the help they have given me in maintaining our Jerusalem Yiddish Reading Group
  • Rena and Michael Gordon
  • Sylvia G. Gordon
  • Ms. Rosalind Gorin and Dr. Matthew Budd
  • Dan Greenberg
  • Joseph Greenberg
  • Aaron L. Grossman, in memory of Berenice Grossman
  • Eric Grossman MD
  • The Nissie and Ethel Grossman Foundation
  • The Reuben and Lizzie Grossman Foundation
  • Thomas S. Grossman
  • Harriet Gruber
  • Steven and Elizabeth Gruber, in honor of Lee Kern
  • Dr. Samuel and Eleanor Gubins
  • Halderstein Owl Trust
  • Dr. Marilyn J. Harran
  • Joseph and Elaine Heckelman
  • Pauline Herman (z"l)
  • Florence Hersh
  • Robert Hershkowitz
  • John E. Herzog
  • The Hittman Family Foundation
  • Jerome and Sonya Hollander
  • David and Lorraine Hoppenstein Philanthropic Fund
  • Arthur and Gina Horwitz
  • Gary and Robin Jacobs
  • Dr. Karl Janowitz
  • The Jewish Community Endowment Fund
  • The Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Phoenix
  • The Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego
  • The Jewish Federation of Cincinnati
  • The Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia
  • The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington
  • Jeanne Kanders
  • Edward H. Kaplan
  • Leo and Barbara Karas
  • Carole J. Kass
  • Ronald and Barbara Kaufman
  • Steven and Judy Kazan
  • The Kirschner Trusts
  • Elise Kleinwaks
  • Myron Koltuv and Angela Klopstech
  • The Marinus and Minna B. Koster Foundation
  • Theodore J. Kotzin
  • Alys Kremer
  • Louis Krupp
  • Eli Kwartler and Barbara Jenkins
  • Mark and Ellie Lainer
  • Gail LeBow, in memory of my grandparents and in honor of my grandchildren 
  • Marsha Hoppenstein Lev, in memory of her husband Michael's love of the Yiddish language and visiting the Yiddish Book Center
  • James and Lisa Levin
  • Israel and Nadine Levy
  • Lillian Thaler Lewis, in memory of Alan G. Lewis
  • Joel and Susan Lichtenstein
  • Myra N. Leysorek
  • Milton Lichtman, in honor of Jonina Duker, sponsoring Rachel Kadish as visiting faculty for Great Jewish Books 5779
  • Susan Lippa
  • Nancy L. and Allan Lipton
  • Dorothy Lockspeiser
  • Ruth Macy
  • Philip S. Malinsky
  • Allegra Manacher and Curt Philip Kohlberg, in memory of Horace Manacher, and in honor of Ariel Manacher and Sara Kohlberg
  • Rabbi Fred J. Margulies and Mrs. Trisha S. Margulies
  • Miles and Avery McEnery, in memory of Florence Rosenblatt
  • Michele and Joel Melnick, in honor of Alice Grun's 85th Birthday
  • Sid and Carole Meltzner
  • Martin and Marilyn Metz
  • Microsoft
  • Louis G. and Judith Miller, in memory of father Morris Isidore Pellow
  • Richard S. Milstein Esq.
  • Jacqueline Mirkin and Edith Daly
  • Nancy Miron
  • Charles and Eileen Morse
  • The David and Inez Myers Foundation
  • The National Philanthropic Trust
  • The Nelco Foundation, in honor of Cara De Silva
  • Norton and Karen Newborn
  • Matthew Nimetz
  • Dr. Lawrence Pakula
  • Reynold F. and Bette (z"l) Paris
  • Della Peretti
  • The Pfizer Foundation
  • Sanford and Krisztina Plotkin
  • Ira and Marilyn Polon
  • Jo Priest
  • Judith R. Rabkin
  • Elsa Rael
  • Harvey and Carol Raff
  • Carol Raspler
  • Joan Ress Reeves
  • The Ress Family Foundation, in memory of Anne Gordon Ress and Eva Ress Gordon
  • Rosemary Reiss and Avner Ash, in memory of Shulamite Dolnick Ash
  • Stephanie Jo Reith and Henry Werch
  • Jean Rivkin
  • Evelyn Rogot (z"l)
  • Eugene Rosenberg
  • Rosa E. Rosenberg
  • Drs. Ariella and Bruce Rosengard
  • The Max and Tillie Rosenn Foundation
  • Deborah and Robert Rothman
  • The Rubens Family Foundation
  • The Robert Russell Memorial Foundation
  • Frances and Leon Sachs
  • S. Savetsky
  • Vladimir and Lena Savikovsky
  • Ivan and Esther Schaeffer
  • Mrs. Betty and Dr. Larry Schneck
  • Robert and Nina Schor
  • Leonard and Celia Schuchman
  • Alan and Roslyn Schwartz
  • Dr. Elias and Esta Schwartz
  • Rhea Schwartz and Paul Wolff​
  • Shirley Shapiro
  • Stephen Shepard
  • Elizabeth M. Short MD and Michael A. Friedman, MD
  • Len Shustek
  • The Saul O. Sidore Memorial Foundation, in memory of the late May Sidore Gruber, whose first language as the child of immigrants was Yiddish; and in memory of the late Rebecca Lee Spitz, MLS, who worked for a number of years as a bi-lingual librarian for the City of Haifa, Israel
  • Carol W. Slater
  • Norma Solarz, in memory of parents Frania and Noech Solarz, who escaped from Lodz to Russia just before Hitler invaded Poland.
  • Ronald E. Stackler
  • Renee, Paul and Stanley Family Fund for Jewish Culture of the Dallas Jewish Community Foundation
  • Ruth Stark and Abraham Malz
  • David and Sylvia Steiner
  • The Sidney Stern Memorial Trust
  • Sara Klompus Stern and Philip H. Stern
  • Dr. William Strange
  • Leonard and Irma Strear
  • The Strear Family Foundation
  • Dr. Abraham Sudilovsky
  • Drs. Jonathan and Helen Sunshine
  • Roselyne C. Swig
  • Dr. Jaime and Mrs. Sylvia Sznajder
  • Dr. and Mrs. Robert Tatham
  • The Laszlo N. Tauber Family Foundation
  • Ellen Taus
  • TD Bank
  • Lauren Thaler and William Null
  • Tamie Tobe
  • Norma R. Vinick
  • Richard and Marcia Volpert
  • Dr. Roselin S. Wagner
  • Maya Wax Cavallaro
  • Marshall Weintraub
  • The Laurence S. Weiss and Edith G. Weiss Foundation
  • Mildred Weissman
  • Betty T. Werksman
  • Harold Williams and Nancy Englander
  • Ruth Wilnai
  • H.A. Wittcoff and D.B. Wittcoff Family Charitable Fund, in memory of Harold and Dorothy Wittcoff
  • The Isidore and Patricia Wollowick Family Foundation
  • Ghita Wolpowitz
  • Barry and Barbara Zemel
  • Aaron Ziegelman
  • The Frieda and George Zinberg Foundation, in memory of Arthur D. Zinberg
  • Margot B. Zipper, in memory of Rosa Spatz and Aaron Baida
  • Dr. Lawrence Zivin
  • And seven donors who wish to remain anonymous 

President’s Circle
($360–$999)

  • Rachel Abarbanel
  • Diane and Hank Abbott
  • Elie Abemayor
  • Rachel J. Abramson
  • David and Joyce Ackerman
  • Gloria Adelson
  • Dr. Arnold Adicoff
  • Aetna Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Aaron Akabas
  • Dr. Harvey and Gerness Alpert
  • Liora Alschuler
  • Stewart and Daisy Alter
  • Altman Aronow Charitable Foundation
  • American Endowment Foundation
  • Dr. Kenneth and Mrs. Felicia Anchor
  • Frederic and Melanie Andes
  • Michel and Abby Araten
  • Lawrence J. Arem
  • Peter Arnow
  • Ellen L. Asher
  • The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore
  • Susan Auerhan
  • Miryam Bachrach
  • Claire Baer
  • Diane Roseman Baer and Jean-Loup Baer
  • Michele and James Banker
  • Paul Bardack
  • Jacquelyn Barish
  • Stephen Barrow and Janis Manley
  • Donna K. and Howard I. Bass
  • Marian Bass and Jeffrey Albert
  • Michael G. Bass
  • Myron and Sheila Bassman
  • Judy Baston
  • James Becker
  • Claire Behar, in honor of Rita Gordonson
  • Lois Beilin-Seiger
  • Dr. Emile A. Bendit
  • Michael and Susan Bennett
  • Marjorie and Barry S. Berg
  • Simon Bergson
  • Norman and Phyllis Berk
  • Andrew Berkman
  • Gershon and Suzanne Berkson
  • Leslie Berlowitz
  • Martin Berman and Mary Ann Jasienowski
  • Norman Berman and Sheri Abrams
  • Stewart Berman
  • David Bern and Abbey Alpern
  • Joyce S. Bernstein
  • The Betmar Charitable Foundation
  • Juergen A. Biehl
  • Steven Bier
  • Barbara Bilson and Bert Woodruff
  • Nathan and Barbara Birnberg
  • Lee Blatt
  • Lisa Blazer-Rudolf
  • Robert and Nancy Bloch
  • Joseph and Barbara Blumenthal
  • Joseph and Nancy Blumenthal
  • Jay and Gail Boyar
  • Devra M. Breslow
  • Martin Brody
  • Susan Bronson and John Sellew
  • Dr. Lewis and Barbara Brown
  • Dr. Robert C. and Zelda Brown
  • Dr. Jerome Burke
  • Mark and Barbara Cane
  • Irwin A. Cantor
  • Maida Carson-Richards
  • Mary Carter and Gary Priester
  • Dr. Walter Chameides
  • Louise Citron
  • Tova Clayman and Robert Spaulding
  • The Coca-Cola Company Matching Gifts Program
  • Frederic Coe and Dr. Eleanor Coe
  • Gloria Cohen
  • The Harry and Helen Cohen Charitable Foundation
  • Nina J. Cohen
  • Lois and Avern Cohn
  • Ina A. Colen
  • The Community Foundation for Monterey County
  • The Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts
  • Richard and Marcy Cornfeld
  • Michael Cynamon and Wendy Ressler
  • Harold and Cynthia Daitch
  • Leah Danberg
  • Michael and Rhoda Danziger
  • Cheryl and Edward Dauber
  • Dr. Jeremy Dauber and Miri Pomerantz Dauber
  • Andrew and Jessica Davis
  • Jill Dee
  • Lee Dembart
  • The Denver Foundation
  • Elaine Deutsch
  • Laura and Myron Dickerman
  • Phyllis Dickler
  • Ruth M. Dolinko
  • Drs. Herbert and Elaine Dolinsky
  • Jerry and Joan Doren
  • David Drukaroff
  • Dan and Fran Dvorkin
  • Samuel and Barbara Dyer
  • Howard S. Edelstein Esq.
  • Henry and Norma Eigles
  • Steven Elbaum
  • David and Susan Elkodsi
  • Nancie Ellis and Geoffrey Domm, in honor of Lee Kern
  • Peter and Joyce Ellowitz
  • Dr. David Epstein and Stacey Hader-Epstein
  • Marcia Solkoff Eskin and Barnet Eskin
  • Gary and Linda Etting
  • S. Faigin
  • Sandy S. Fainbarg
  • Marjorie Federman
  • Steven S. Feinberg
  • Daniel and Meryll Feinstein, in honor of Ruth Davis
  • Edward and Ruth Feldman
  • Myron Feldman, in memory of Nettie Feldman
  • Rella Feldman
  • Peter and Nancy Finn
  • Dr. Cheryl Fishbein and Mr. Philip Schatten
  • David H. Fishman
  • Manuel Fishman and Leslie Kane
  • Mindie Flamholz, in honor of Irvin Lazinsky's 95th birthday
  • Dr. Ira Flax
  • Nancy E. Fleischer
  • Karl and Muriel Fleischmann
  • Lenore Flynn, in memory of Floozie Rosenblatt, a life so beautifully lived and a special lady who will be forever missed
  • Eunice and Milton Forman, in honor of David Forman: new Yiddish translation 
  • Ellen Franco
  • Deborah S. Freedman
  • Ralph and Audrey Friedner, in honor of Seth Rogovoy
  • Jonna Gaberman and Bruce Wintman
  • Herbert and Rita Gann
  • Dr. Philip and Suzan Gaynes
  • Marian P. Gelfand
  • Judge and Mrs. Milton H. Gelzer
  • Arline Geronimus and John Bound
  • Saul Gersen
  • Phyllis S. Gilmore
  • Laura and Monty Ginsburg
  • Susan Glantz
  • Allan Glass
  • Sarita Gocial
  • Ethel and Jacob Gold
  • Franklin and Bonnie Gold
  • Robert and Sandy Goldberg
  • Andrew Mark Golden
  • Alan Goldman
  • Mark Goldman
  • A.G. Goldstein
  • Dr. Edwin Goldstein
  • Dr. Jeffrey and Doris Goldstein
  • Phyllis A. Goldstein
  • Vladimir Golynskiy and Yeva Golynskaya
  • Leonard and Constance Goodman
  • Gary Gordon and Marilyn Hirsch
  • Jane Gordon and Dennis Levitt, in honor of Milton and Celia Levitt
  • Marc and Susan Gordon
  • Vitaly Gorodetksy
  • Heywood and Patricia Gould
  • Morris and Lillian P. Gould Family Foundation
  • Yvette and Larry Gralla
  • Rochelle Granat and Rhoda Schulzinger
  • Jonathan H. Grand
  • Neil and Judith Grand
  • The Greater Washington Community Foundation
  • Sherry Green
  • Marvin W. Greenberg
  • Bette Jo Greenberger and Robert Bergad
  • Mel and Ricki Greenblatt
  • Abraham and Dena Greenstein
  • Irene Greif
  • Deborah Greitzer and Richard Kendall
  • Laurel and Steven Griff
  • Sidney and Elaine Grobman
  • Mary Jo Gross
  • The Louis C. and Celia K. Grossberg Foundation
  • Ziggy Gruber
  • Eva J. Grubler
  • Howard Grun
  • Lori Guterman and Family
  • Judith Guthman
  • Mark and Ruth Levy Guyer
  • Susan and Eric Hailman
  • Amy Hoffman Haimann
  • Joann Halpern
  • Dr. Earle and Carol Halsband
  • Alvin Hammer
  • Douglas I. Hammer MD
  • Harold and Hazel Handelman
  • Donna Harkavy
  • Michael Harnett and Roslyn Diamond
  • Samuel and Muriel Harris
  • Dr. Rachel Hartig
  • Hedy Hartman
  • Michael and Jennifer Hecht
  • Alice Hefler
  • Dennis and Alyce Helfman
  • Carol Heller
  • Ron and Lynn Helmer
  • Dr. A. P. Perry and Merrill Hendin
  • Gerald B. Hershkowitz
  • Howard and Deborah Herzog
  • Toby Hinderstein
  • Martin and Zona Hoffman
  • Morton and Sandra Hoffman
  • Laurie J. Hollander
  • Horizon Products
  • Michael Horowitz and Dr. Devra Marcus
  • Ronald and Martha Horvitz
  • Marshall and Dina Huebner
  • Charles and Shirley Hurwitz
  • Johanna Hurwitz
  • HWR Corporation
  • IBM Corporation
  • Stephen and Leslie Isaacs
  • Bonnie Gelb Jackson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Berrill T. Jacobs
  • Celia R. Jacobs 
  • Janet Jacobs
  • Barry and Marjorie Jaffe
  • Natalie Jaffe
  • Mr. and Mrs. Peter Jakes
  • Raymond James Charitable Endowment Fund
  • Zvi Jankelowitz
  • The Jewish Federation of Cleveland
  • The Jewish Community Federation of St. Louis
  • The Jewish Community Foundation
  • The Jewish Community Foundation of Orange County
  • The Jewish Endowment Foundation of Western Massachusetts
  • The Jewish Federation of Delaware
  • The Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford
  • The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago
  • The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit
  • Annette Jolles
  • Melvin and Annie Kahn
  • Mark I. Kalish
  • Steven Kalt and Robert Heeren
  • Dean and Emily Kameros
  • Dr. Alvin and Mickie Kaplan
  • Lorelei and Milton Kaplan
  • Dr. Alan Karpman
  • Myrna and Norman Kasser, in memory of Meyer and Shirley Dwass, and in memory of Glenda Abbott
  • Victor and Phyllis Katz
  • Elliot and Donna Katzman
  • Jeff Kaufman
  • Harry and Yetty Kaye
  • Miriam Kazon
  • David Mendel Keeper (z"l)
  • Paul Keeper and Mary Thompson
  • Barbara D. Kernan
  • Andrew and Valerie Kind-Rubin
  • Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum
  • Milton and Marsha Kleinberg
  • John Klensin
  • David and Esther Kletter
  • Zvi and Beth Klopott
  • Richard A. Knobelman
  • Jane R. Kochman
  • Stuart and Viviane Koenig
  • Avrom Kopelman and Megan Owen
  • Neal Kozodoy
  • Dr. Jeffrey L. Kraines and Ms. Linda G. Kaplan
  • Kenneth and Nancy Kranzberg
  • Vivian Kranzberg
  • Ellen S. Krechmer
  • Julian Krolik and Elaine Weiss
  • Arthur Kurzweil and Bobby Dor, in honor of Rita Gordonson
  • Carla P. and Kenneth D. Lane
  • Aaron and Gail Lansky
  • Judith Lawson
  • Lillian S. Leavitt
  • Naomi Lehr
  • Alan and Marcia Leifer
  • Craig Leiner and Georgia Gojmerac-Leiner
  • David and Cheryl Lejfer
  • Jefferey S. Lejfer
  • Mark and Ellen Lescher
  • Heidi D. Levin
  • Alan Levine
  • Fred and Ellen Levine
  • Frederick E. Levine, in honor of Zvi Jankelowitz
  • Helen Levine
  • Ted and Lynn Levine
  • Linette Liebling and Peter Demuth
  • Barry Litwack
  • The Litwin Foundation
  • Madeleine Long
  • Deanne Loonin
  • Melvin and Sherry Lopata
  • Eleanor Lubin
  • Jeanne Lytton
  • Albert Macovski
  • Thomas Maeglin and Phoebe Cooper
  • Philip S. Malinsky
  • Alan Mallach
  • Gilbert and Sarah Mane, in memory of Samuel and Dawn Mane
  • Roy Marantz and Rochelle Henner
  • Alan Marcus
  • Marvin Marcus
  • Michael and Gail Marcus
  • Mr. and Mrs. Edward Margolis
  • Steve and Diana Marienhoff
  • Alan Marsh
  • Kalman and Goldie Marshak (z"l)
  • Rebecca Marshall
  • Christopher and Barbara Matos
  • David Mausner and Gale Zemel
  • Judy and Paul May
  • Susan Mayer
  • Robert and Rochelle Medow
  • Rabbi Bernard H. Mehlman
  • Ira Meislik
  • Donald and Regina Miller
  • Michael D. Miller 
  • Seymour and Floranna Miller
  • Wayne and Debbie Miller
  • William C. and Ellen S. Miller
  • Arthur Minerof
  • Cheryl Eisberg Moin and Seth Moin
  • Suzanne Allerhand Montalvan
  • Sally W. Morgan
  • James Morgenstern
  • Mr. Ronald and Dr. Elaine Morris
  • Annette Moshman
  • Seymour and Linda Moskowitz
  • Roger and Robin Mummert
  • Stanley Muravchick and Arlene Olson
  • Dr. Regina H. Nash, in memory of Morton Nash
  • Leon Neidleman
  • Lucie Neiman and David Banks
  • The New York Community Trust
  • Dr. Robyn Newhouse
  • Ruth Deborah Newman
  • Dr. Jeffrey and Myra Newton
  • Eric Nicholson and Eduardo Quiran
  • Frances Novack
  • Dr. Paul H. Novak
  • Deedy Oberman
  • Michael Ochs
  • Charlotte Oestreicher Ganberg
  • Harold Z. Ollin
  • Gilda Oran and Bradley Saperstein
  • Keith Orloff
  • Sybil H. Oster
  • Dr. Gerald and Estelle Palevsky
  • Dr. Harold Palevsky
  • Dr. Paul Palevsky and Dr. Sharon Roseman
  • Shelley Paradis
  • Stephen and Roberta Paris
  • Robert and Jill Gerson Parker
  • Jeff Passel
  • Gerhard and Glenda Paulesich
  • Dr. Ron Pearlman
  • Kraus Pearlstein Lodge No. 8 of Brith Sholom
  • Itzhak Perlman
  • Michael and Gail Perlman
  • Raymond and Ruth Ann Perlman
  • Susan and David Pettit
  • Richard and Joann Philips
  • Irving and Sharon Picard
  • Ruth Miles Pite
  • Charles and Natalie Plotkin
  • Joel S. Policzer
  • David and Amy Pollack
  • Helen G. Pollack
  • Joyce A. Pollock
  • Stanley Pollock
  • Gordon Polon and Lisa Altman
  • Lia and William Poorvu
  • Eli and Ina Porth
  • Gerald and Susan Post
  • Larry and Florence Preiser
  • Linda and Howard Pressman
  • Steven and Myrna Pressman
  • Felice Price
  • Aaron and Arleen Priest
  • Joanne Prives
  • Ilya and Kate Prizel
  • The Queens Village Jewish Center
  • Eileen Rabson
  • Selma Radin
  • Amy Reiser
  • Matthew S. Reiter
  • Renaissance Charitable Foundation
  • Fred M. Richman
  • Marian K. Ripps
  • Helen and Frank Risch
  • Joel Risch and Richard Smith
  • Meryl Rizzotti
  • C. Ruth Roberts
  • Rochester Area Community Foundation
  • Jarrow L. Rogovin
  • Lewis Rose and Galina Sakhnovich, in memory of Faina V. Rose and Mikhail Ruditski
  • Professor Robert and Mrs. Martha Rose
  • David Rosen
  • Elaine G. Rosen
  • Judy Rosen
  • Michael Rosen and Rabbi Karen Fox
  • Dr. and Mrs. Benjamin A. Rosenberg
  • Edie Rosenberg and Dr. Robert Gross
  • Drs. Henry and Henrietta Rosenberg
  • Laura Rosenberg and Andy Muchin
  • Barbara Ellison Rosenblit and Ish Rosenblit
  • Lea Rosendahl
  • Jay K. Rosengard
  • Jonathan and Lorraine Roses
  • Adam L. Rosman
  • Eric and Laurie Roth
  • Matthew and Esther Roth-Katz
  • Harriet R. Rothschild, in memory of my dear husband J. Justin Rothschild
  • Boris and Halina Rubinstein
  • Dr. Karel Rubinstein
  • Jerry Rumain and D. Nicholas Russo
  • Dr. Richard Ruth
  • Henrique C. Rzezinski
  • Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Salzman
  • Deanna R. Salpeter
  • Mae E. Sander
  • Mr. and Mrs. Martin Sanders
  • Dr. Albert and Renee Sattin
  • Benson and Danna Schaeffer
  • P. B. Schechter
  • Rabbi Philip Scheim
  • Dr. Robert and Judith Scheinberg
  • Diane Scheinman
  • Elihu and Joan Schepps
  • The Frances Schermer Charitable Trust
  • Manuel Schiffres
  • Gary Schlesinger and Sarah Stemp
  • Craig and Tamar Schneider
  • Rona and Martin Schneider
  • David Schnur
  • Fred and Karen Schnur
  • Sondra and Ed Schonfeld
  • Martin and Jane Schulman
  • Harvey Schussler
  • Michael and Steven Schuster
  • Eric Schwartz
  • Toby Schwartz
  • Roslyn Schwartzberg
  • Seattle Yiddish Study Group in memory of Ayn Dalgof
  • Stefanie and Lou Seltzer
  • Richard Shansky and Joan Hill
  • Harold and Vivian Shapiro
  • Isidore Shapiro
  • Felice K. Shea
  • Michael and Ruth Sherman
  • Dr. Douglas and Julie Shiffman
  • Lev Shleypak
  • Ben Shneiderman
  • Bruce and Robyn Shoulson
  • Dr. Harry Shragg
  • Frank Joseph and Anna Leon Shulman
  • Herb Siegel and Sydelle Sonkin
  • Naomi Weisberg Siegel
  • Joe Silberlicht
  • The Silicon Valley Community Foundation
  • Beverly Silk and William Rosenblatt
  • Marilyn K. Silverman
  • Dr. Adele Simmons
  • Stuart and Janis Simon, in honor of Sol Liber
  • Barbara C. Singer
  • Cathy Singer
  • Herbert Slavin
  • Gilda Slifka
  • Michael and Marjorie Smith
  • Sidney and Barbara Sobel
  • Roy Soberman and Anne Klibanski
  • Harry and Evelyn Solo
  • Roy and Yvonne Solomon
  • Carol A. Stahl
  • Stephen and Renee Steinig
  • Drs. Steve and Jeanne Stellman
  • Michael and Joyce Stern
  • Sharon B. Stern
  • Esther E. Sternberg
  • The Maxwell Strawbridge Foundation
  • Dr. Harry and Renee Swartz
  • T. Rowe Price Program for Charitable Giving
  • Martin and Ethel Taft
  • Rabbi Donald A. Tam
  • Barbara Tansky
  • The Henry and Marilyn Taub Foundation
  • Hilda Tauber
  • Ruth Taubman
  • Ellen Taus
  • Suzanne Temple and Kazuya Hashiyama
  • Irene Tenenbaum
  • William and Anna Tenenblatt
  • Judy E. Tenney
  • JoAnn Terdiman, in honor of Lee Kern
  • TIAA Charitable
  • Jackson Toby
  • Aaron S. Tomares
  • Stephen and Francine Trachtenberg
  • Dr. Michael and Deborah Troner
  • Floyd and Marcia Tuler
  • Kenneth Turan and Patricia Williams
  • Jessie K. Ulin
  • United Jewish Community of Broward County
  • U.S. Charitable Gift Trust
  • UBS Financial Services
  • Marion S. Verp
  • Jay and Marianne Victor
  • Dorothy C. Vine
  • Irma Volk
  • Harold and Miriam Wallach
  • David A. Waller
  • Barry and Phyllis Wang
  • Oscar A. Wasserman
  • Muriel Weber
  • Marjorie Weiner
  • Roy and Marjorie Weiner
  • Randi Weingarten
  • David N. Weinstein
  • Dr. Alan and Donna Weinstein
  • Herschel S. Weinstein
  • Dr. Wilfred and Marilyn Weinstein
  • Aviva Weintraub
  • Harry and Joan Weintrob
  • Lawrence H. Weiss
  • Solomon and Shirley Weiss
  • Judy A. Weitzman
  • Denise P. Wernikoff
  • Sidelle Wertheimer
  • Bayla F. White
  • Leonard M. Wilson
  • Harriet Winograd
  • Margaret Winters and Geoffrey Nathan
  • Sam Wiseman
  • Eby Wold
  • Dr. Hugh L. Wolff
  • Doug and Margo Woll
  • Martin P. and Charlotte (z"l) Wolpin
  • Michael and Amy Woolf
  • Workman Publishing Company
  • Robin Wright
  • Donna Yanowitz
  • Susan C. Yelen
  • Dr. Steven Yellin
  • Joel and Judy Zaklin
  • Phil Zeidman, in honor of Larry Soskin and Lee Soskin, and in memory of Henry Carl Zeidman
  • Esther and Simon Zimmerman
  • Maxine Zinder
  • Gilda Zirinsky
  • Dr. Mark and Wendy Zlotlow
  • Howard W. Zucker
  • Wayne and Deborah Zuckerman
  • Barnett Zumoff
  • Paul Zysman
  • And five donors who wish to remain anonymous

Roof Raisers

The Yiddish Book Center gratefully acknowledges those donors who made gifts of $360 or more to help us replace our roof to safeguard all the priceless Yiddish books, art and recordings in our keeping.

Undzer dakh
In likhtikn ondenk fun Irving Klein

Our Roof
In memory of Irving Klein

  • Rachel J. Abramson
  • Dr. Harvey and Gerness Alpert
  • Altman Aronow Charitable Foundation
  • Frederic and Melanie Andes
  • Claire Baer
  • Michele and James Banker
  • Stephen Barrow and Janis Manley
  • Donna K. and Howard I. Bass
  • Andrew Berkman
  • Dr. Martin and Marian Broder
  • Dr. Robert C. and Zelda Brown 
  • Mary Carter and Gary Priester
  • The Carylon Foundation
  • Fredric Coe and Dr. Eleanor Coe
  • The Deck Foundation
  • Lee Dembart
  • Eugene and Elaine Driker
  • David Drukaroff
  • Peter and Joyce Ellowitz, in memory of Henry Ellowitz; loved, missed, remembered
  • Gerald Faigeles
  • Myron Feldman, in memory of Nettie Feldman
  • Rella Feldman
  • Dr. Cheryl Fishbein and Mr. Philip Schatten
  • Uliana F. and Vlodek Gabara
  • Phyllis S. Gilmore
  • Robert and Sandy Goldberg
  • Alice G. Goldfarb
  • Alan Goldman
  • Anne and Benjamin Goor
  • Rochelle Granat and Rhoda Schulzinger
  • Neil and Sherry Green
  • Joseph Greenberg
  • Daniel and Robin Greenspun
  • Harriet Gruber
  • Dennis and Alyce Helfman
  • Jerome and Sonya Hollander
  • Johanna Hurwitz
  • Dr. Alfred and Lee Hutt
  • Celia R. Jacobs
  • Mr. and Mrs. Peter Jakes
  • Linda Jimenez, in memory of her mother Rose G. Jimenez
  • Edward H. Kaplan
  • Myrna and Norman Kasser, in memory of Glenda Abbott
  • Leona Kern
  • William Kern and Mariye Inouye
  • John Klensin
  • Alan and Peggy Kligerman
  • Theodore J. Kotzin
  • Neal Kozodoy
  • Louis Krupp
  • Judith Lawson
  • Craig Leiner and Georgia Gojmerac-Leiner
  • Mark and Ellen Lescher
  • Alan Levine
  • Ted and Lynn Levine
  • Leslie and Bryan Lorber
  • Thomas Maeglin and Phoebe Cooper
  • Gilbert and Sarah Mane, in memory of Samuel and Dawn Mane
  • Roy Marantz and Rochelle Henner
  • Drs. Eugenia and Leonard Marcus
  • Rabbi Fred J. Margulies and Mrs. Trisha S. Margulies
  • David Mausner and Gale Zemel, in memory of Milton A. Mausner
  • Susan Mayer
  • Donald and Regina Miller
  • Arthur Minerof
  • The David and Inez Myers Foundation
  • Dr. Paul H. Novak
  • Harold Z. Olin
  • Dr. Gerald and Estelle Palevsky
  • Ruth Miles Pite
  • Sanford and Krisztina Plotkin
  • Ira and Marilyn Polon
  • Judith R. Rabkin
  • Eileen Rabson
  • Harvey and Carol Raff, in honor of our 65th wedding anniversary
  • Stephanie Jo Reith and Henry Werch
  • Joel Risch and Richard Smith
  • Meryl Rizzotti
  • Elaine G. Rosen
  • Edie Rosenberg and Dr. Robert Gross
  • Rosa E. Rosenberg
  • Harriet R. Rothschild, in memory of my dear husband, J. Justin Rothschild 
  • Rona and Martin Schneider
  • Fred and Karen Schnur
  • Robert and Nina Schor
  • Seattle Yiddish Study Group, in memory of Ayn Dalgof
  • Barbara Seril
  • The Harriett and Seymour Shapiro Trust 
  • Elizabeth M. Short MD and Michael A. Friedman MD
  • Michael and Marjorie Smith
  • Norma Solarz, in memory of parents Frania and Noech Solarz, who escaped from Lodz to Russia just before Hitler invaded Poland.
  • Ruth Stark and Abraham Malz
  • Drs. Alan and Rena Steinfeld
  • Drs. Steve and Jeanne Stellman
  • Sara Klompus Stern and Philip H. Stern
  • Dr. Jaime and Mrs. Sylvia Sznajder
  • Tamie Tobe
  • Marion S. Verp
  • Oscar A. Wasserman
  • Harriet Winograd
  • Aaron Ziegelman
  • Margot B. Zipper, in memory of Rosa Spatz and Aaron Baida
  • Dr. Mark and Wendy Zlotlow
  • And three donors who wish to remain anonymous 

If your name was omitted or listed incorrectly, please contact us at [email protected].