Thank you

For your generous support of our vital programs, including:

YACHAD - Inclusion for people with disabilities

SEIF OU-JLIC - Supporting Jewish life on college campuses

NCSY - Life-changing teen empowerment and inspiration program

OU ISRAEL - Outreach to at-risk youth, support for soldiers and olim

IFS BIRTHRIGHT ISRAEL - Connecting Jewish youth with their heritage

The Pepa & Rabbi Joseph Karasick Department of Synagogue & Community Services - Educational content, programs, consulting for synagogues and communities

THE WOMEN'S INITIATIVE - Creating and promoting inspirational and educational programming for women

OU ADVOCACY CENTER - Promoting Jewish interests in the halls of government

TEACH COALITION NETWORK - Fighting for Jewish schools to receive fair government funding

KOSHER FOOD LIFELINE - Assisting kosher food pantries to help the needy in their communities

OU TORAH - Providing a broad array of online Torah study opportunities

OU IMPACT ACCELERATOR - A mentorship program for growth and early-stage funding for Jewish nonprofit entrepreneurs

OU PRESS - Publishing insightful and compelling works on Jewish texts

OU'S CENTER FOR COMMUNAL RESEARCH - Research to better understand the community we serve

Members of the OU Benefactor Circle lead through their philanthropy. We applaud them all - those whose names appear as well as those choosing to remain anonymous - for their commitment. We invite you to join them in making a difference.

To learn more about the OU Benefactor Circle or to become a member, please call Arnold Gerson, Chief Institutional Advancement Officer, at 212.613-8313 or email agerson@ou.org.

AMBASSADOR

$250,000 and OVER
  • The AVI CHAI Foundation
  • Ariela Balk in honor of the Mendel Balk Yachad Adult Community Center
  • Drs. Felix and Miriam Glaubach
  • Dr. Shmuel and Evelyn Katz
  • In Memory of Anne Samson A"H

GUARDIAN

$100,000 - $249,999
  • Mark (Moishe) and Joanne Bane
  • Sherry and Neil Cohen
  • Robert and Michelle Diener
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jack Feintuch
  • Elliot P. and Deborah Gibber
  • Alan and Barbara Gindi
  • The Gustave and Carol Jacobs Center for Kashrut Education
  • Becky and Avi Katz
  • Mordecai and Monique Katz
  • Ralla Klepak Foundation for Education in the Performing Arts
  • The Kohelet Foundation
  • The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles
  • David and Debra Magerman
  • The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago
  • Raphael and Rivka Nissel
  • Eric and Gale Rothner
  • Ruderman Family Foundation
  • Moris and Lillian Tabacinic
  • UJA-Federation of New York
  • Joyce and Jeremy Wertheimer

FOUNDER

$50,000 - $99,999
  • Mr. Raanan and Dr. Nicole Agus
  • Allen and Deanna Alevy
  • Howard and Chaya Balter
  • Daniel and Razie Benedict
  • Aaron and Marie Blackman Foundation
  • The Cayre Family
  • Gershon and Aviva Distenfeld
  • Foundation for Jewish Day Schools, Greater Philadelphia
  • Rabbi Manfred and Liselotte Z"l Gans Chessed Fund
  • Dr. Ephraim and Rita Greenfield
  • J. Samuel Harwit and Manya Harwit-Aviv Charitable Trust
  • Richard Hirsch
  • Kitty and Anwar Hoory Z"l
  • Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund
  • Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey
  • Etta Brandman Klaristenfeld and Harry Klaristenfeld
  • In Memory of Judy Lefkovits
  • Mr. David Lichtenstein
  • Estate of Ethelyn Lieblich
  • Chuck and Allegra Mamiye
  • Mayberg Foundation
  • Eitan and Debra Milgram
  • Genie and Steve Savitsky
  • The Shamah Family
  • The Weiss Family, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Josh and Allison Zegen

BUILDER

$25,000 - $49,999
  • Lewis and Lauri Barbanel
  • Saby and Rosi Behar
  • Harry H. Beren Z"l
  • Max and Elana Berlin
  • Brian and Dafna Berman
  • Judi and Jason Berman
  • Vivian and Daniel Chill
  • Dr. Benjamin and Esther Chouake
  • The Conduit Foundation
  • Crain-Maling Foundation:
    www.crainmaling.org
  • Drs. Robert and Kay Faguet
  • Falic Family Foundation
  • Greater Miami Jewish Federation
  • Howard Tzvi and Chaya Friedman
  • Ralph S. Gindi Foundation
  • Shana Glassman Foundation
  • Eve Gordon-Ramek
  • Ari and Alison Gross
  • James and Amy A"H Haber
  • Dr. Elliot and Lillian Hahn
  • Robert and Debra Hartman
  • Alissa and Shimmie Horn
  • Dr. Allan and Sandy Jacob
  • Paul and Chavi Jacobs
  • Jewish Federation of S. Palm Beach County
  • Natalie and Davidi Jonas
  • Benyamin and Esti Kaminetzky
  • Rabbi Mark and Linda Karasick
  • Karmela A"H and Jerry Klasner
  • Albert Laboz
  • Jeff and Marci Lefkovits
  • Michael and Andrea Leven Family Foundation
  • Iris and Shalom Maidenbaum
  • Azi and Rachel Mandel
  • Mrs. Fegi Mauer
  • Meridian Capital
  • Henry and Mindy Orlinsky
  • Martha and George Rich Foundation
  • Malki and J. Philip Rosen
  • James and Loren Rosenzweig
  • Robbie and Helene Rothenberg
  • Samis Foundation
  • Stephen and Jessica Samuel
  • Louis and Stacy Schwartz
  • Barry and Joy Sklar
  • David and Amy Strachman
  • Gary and Malka Torgow
  • Michael and Arianne Weinberger
  • The Weininger Foundation Inc.
  • David and Gila Weinstein
  • Esther and Jerry Williams
  • Mr. Jerry and Mrs. Sara Wolasky

VISIONARY

$18,000 - $24,999
  • Mr. and Mrs. Lior Arussy
  • Dennis and Debra Berman
  • Marcus and Doris Blumkin
  • The Charles Crane Family Foundation
  • Peter and Lori Deutsch
  • Shimon and Chaya Eckstein
  • Linda and Michael Elman
  • Judith and Allen I. Fagin
  • Mark and Cheryl Friedman
  • Lance and Rivkie Hirt
  • Joan and Peter Hoffman
  • Ed and Robyn Hoffman/Hoffman Catering
  • Jack Albert Kassin
  • Michael and Elissa Katz
  • Dana and Jeffrey Korbman
  • Stephen and Eve Milstein
  • Jack A"H and Gitta Nagel
  • Martin and Elizabeth Nachimson
  • Yehuda and Anne Neuberger
  • Isabelle and David Novak
  • Masa Israel Journey
  • Marc Penn
  • Allen and Miriam Pfeiffer
  • The Refuge - A Healing Place
  • Henry and Golda Reena Rothman
  • George and Irina Schaeffer
  • Toby Macy Schaffer
  • Morris and Rachel Tabush
  • Travel Insurance Israel
  • George and Joni White

PARTNER

$10,000 - $17,999
  • Alisa Abecassis
  • Daniel and Liora Adler
  • Emanuel and Helen Adler
  • Aaron and Tammy Attias
  • Ira and Sheri Balsam
  • Yale and Ann Baron
  • Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Berman
  • Harvey and Judy Blitz
  • David and Chedva Breau
  • Jo and Jonah Bruck
  • Dr. Moshe and Bryndie Benarroch
  • Vanessa and Raymond Chalme
  • Combined Jewish Philanthropies
  • Mr. Sheldon J. David A"H
  • Michael and Aliza Davis
  • Fred and Suzan Ehrman
  • Rina and Rabbi Dov Emerson
  • Drs. Gilat and Yossi Englanoff
  • Martin and Leora Fineberg
  • Mark and Chava Finkel
  • Ezra and Racheli Friedberg
  • Arnold and Esther Gerson
  • Mary Jo Robinson and Gordon Glaser
  • Murray and Batsheva Goldberg
  • Mr. and Mrs. Dan Goldish
  • Joseph and Laura Goldman
  • Rabbi Ben and Aviva Gonsher
  • Rabbi Micah and Rivkie Greenland
  • Robyn and Shukie Grossman
  • Abe and Ronit Gutnicki
  • Mr. and Mrs. David Hartman
  • The Hidary Family
  • Mr. Nate Hyman
  • The Jacoby Family
  • Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey
  • Michael and Judy Kaiser
  • Dr. and Mrs. Bernard Kaminetsky
  • Morris and Sondra Kaplan
  • Rabbi Joseph Karasick
  • Dr. Ezra and Lauren Kest
  • David and Roberta Kimmel
  • Alice and Jacob Klein
  • Lawrence and Evelyn Kraut
  • Scott and Aviva Krieger
  • Jonah and Fran Kupietzky
  • Kim and Jonathan Kushner
  • Daniel and Amanda Nussbaum Laifer
  • Mrs. Shirley Levy
  • Chaim and Bara Loewenthal
  • Vivian and David Luchins
  • Jeffrey and Adria Mandel
  • David and Michelle Margules
  • Mr. and Mrs. Shalom Menora
  • Stuart and Frances Miller
  • Mr. and Mrs. Asher David and Michelle Milstein
  • Gila and Adam Milstein
  • Daniel and Jessica Minkoff
  • Etan and Valerie Mirwis and Family
  • Alexander and Yocheved Mitchell
  • Cal and Janine Nathan
  • Aaron and Ahuva Orlofsky
  • Avi and Alissa Ossip
  • The Oved Family
  • Drew and Careena Parker
  • In memory of Rabbi Raphael Pelcovitz Z"l, from the Pelcovitz Family
  • Israel and Nechama Polak
  • The Rabbi Nathanial and Shirley Pollack Memorial Foundation
  • Daniel and Leyla Posner
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • Ralphs Grocery Company
  • Ian and Carol Ratner
  • Yaron and Lisa Reich
  • Dr. Jay and Marjorie Robinow
  • Matthew Rosenblatt
  • Kenneth and Mindy Saibel
  • Ethel and Stan Scher
  • Menachem and Rena Schnaidman
  • Joseph Shamie
  • Louis Shamie
  • Mr. Baruch Singer
  • The Herbert Smilowitz Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. David Sokol
  • William Solomon
  • Rabbi Shlomo and Mindy Spetner
  • Dr. and Mrs. Ethan Spiegler
  • Ronald and Beth Stern
  • Talk N Save
  • Isaac H. Taylor Endowment Fund
  • Dr. and Mrs. Shimmy Tennenbaum
  • Dr. Charles and Sharon Trauring
  • Ira Waldbaum Family Foundation
  • Stanley and Ellen Wasserman
  • The Weil Family
  • Jessica and Lenny Weiss
  • Tova and Howard Weiser
  • Susanne and Michael Wimpfheimer
  • Drs. Yechiel and Suri Zagelbaum
  • Mr. and Mrs. Alan Zekelman

PATRON

$5,000 - $9,999
  • ADM/ROI
  • Ariel Tours, Inc.
  • Ashford Hospitality
  • Jaimie and Gershon Ballon
  • Samuel and Rachel Baratz
  • Michael and Susan Baum
  • Mr. Harvey Bell
  • Dr. and Mrs. Yitzhak and Ellen Berger
  • Rabbi Julius and Dorothy Berman
  • Carol Lasek and Howard Bienenfeld
  • Yehuda and Faigie Bienstock
  • Mr. and Mrs. Tomer Bitton
  • Rabbi Glenn and Henni Black
  • Lois Blumenfeld
  • Enid and Harold H. Boxer Endowment
  • Dr. and Mrs. Stephen Brenner
  • CCS Fundraising
  • Himan Brown Charitable Trust
  • Jeremy and Hilda Cohen
  • Pace and Aileen Cooper
  • Steve and Chavi Dorfman
  • Dr. Caryn Borger and Mark Dunec
  • Lea z"l and Leon z"l Eisenberg
  • Robert Eisenberg
  • Binah and Danny Englander
  • Mrs. Margaret Feder
  • Rabbi Dave and Chani Felsenthal
  • Errol and Pat Fine
  • Aryeh and Dorit Fischer
  • Ron and Lisa Rosenbaum Fisher
  • Stephen and Roz Flatow
  • Joseph and Rachel Fox
  • Sura and Bert Fried
  • Dr. Stan and Marla Frohlinger
  • Andrew and Yvette Gardner
  • Lawrence and Judith Garshofsky
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ernie Goldberger
  • Jerry and Anne Gontownik
  • Goldie and I. David Gordon
  • Aaron and Michal Gorin
  • Freda Greenbaum
  • Dr. Edwin and Cecile Gromis
  • Chaim and Ariella Herman
  • Dov and Laura Hertz
  • Norma Holzer
  • Dr. David and Barbara Hurwitz
  • Jewish Community Federation of Richmond
  • Chaim and Suri Kahn
  • Stuart Karon and Dr. Jodi Wenger
  • Rabbi Ethan and Deborah Katz
  • Ira and Rona Kellman
  • Mr. Robert Korda
  • Avi and Ravital Korn
  • Joseph and Hana Kornwasser
  • Darren and Marni Kottle
  • Marc and Rena Kwestel
  • David and Faye Landes
  • Joshua and Bryna Landes
  • Allan and Carolyn Lieberman
  • Hylton and Leah Lightman
  • David and Judith Lobel
  • Josef Loeffler
  • Dr. Marian Stoltz-Loike and Dr. John Loike
  • Noah and Arinn Makovsky
  • Dr. Louis and Chanie Malcmacher
  • Benay and Ira Meisels
  • Jennifer and Dror Michaelson
  • Noah and Suzanne Mishkin
  • Jay and Joyce Moskowitz
  • Dr. Michael and Elizabeth Muschel
  • Sharona and Irwin Nachimson
  • Anna Baum and Barry Novack
  • Terry and Gail Novetsky
  • People's United Insurance Agency
  • Larry and Andrea Portal
  • Mr. and Mrs. David Porush
  • Richard and Ora Rabinovich
  • Norman and Lindy Radow
  • Regals Foundation
  • Drs. Craig and Jackie Reiss
  • Sara and Laurence Richards
  • Dr. Weston and Denise Richter
  • Gail and Binyamin Rieder
  • Ira and Debra Rosenberg
  • Yitzhok and Tamar Rosenthal
  • Yechiel and Nomi Rotblat
  • Joshua and Alyse Rozenberg
  • Zvi and Sharonne Rudman
  • Larry and Shelly Russak
  • Milton and Shirley Sabin
  • Marvin and Roz Samuels
  • David and Roslyn Savitsky
  • Tammi and Bennett Schachter
  • Jerry and Barbara Schreck
  • Mali and Steve Schwartz
  • Shlomo and Gitty Schwartz
  • Andrew and Stephani Serotta
  • Mrs. Margie Shabat
  • Ruth Shanker
  • Jayne Shapiro
  • Dr. Morris and Sharon Silver
  • Michael Smith
  • Jaime and Marilyn Sohacheski
  • Ruth Brandt Spitzer
  • Avi and Deena Stein
  • Mr. and Mrs. Abraham J. Stern
  • Dr. David and Dorothy Stoll
  • Aaron and Ariella Strassman
  • Abraham Sultan
  • Matt Teichman
  • Tal Tours
  • Joshua and Leslie Wanderer
  • Esther and Baruch Weinstein
  • Wilf Family Foundation
  • Jorge and Tammara Woldenberg
  • Fran and David Woolf

We apologize for any omissions. If you wish to be acknowledged, please contact Sophia Bassan at bassans@ou.org