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

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

NEXTDOR - Is a community and professional network of young Orthodox Jews seeking to further their careers and empower their religious lives

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

$1,000,000 +
  • Drs. Felix and Miriam Glaubach
  • Dr. Shmuel and Evelyn Katz
  • The Marcus Foundation Inc.
  • In Memory of Anne Samson A"H

GUARDIAN

$100,000 - $999,999
  • Mark (Moishe) and Joanne Bane
  • Sherry and Neil Cohen
  • Robert and Michelle Diener
  • Ariela and Benito Esquenazi in honor of The Mendel Balk Yachad Community Center
  • 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 Z"l 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
  • Jewish Future Pledge
  • 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
  • Judith and Allen I. Fagin
  • 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
  • Martin and Elizabeth Nachimson
  • 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
  • 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
  • Lynn and Joel Mael
  • Stephen and Eve Milstein
  • 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
  • Andrea Bier
  • 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
  • Ilana and Jeff Gdanski
  • Arnold and Esther Gerson
  • Mary Jo Robinson and Gordon Glaser
  • Murray and Batsheva Goldberg
  • Mr. and Mrs. Dan Goldish
  • Amir and Stacey Goldman
  • Joseph and Laura Goldman
  • Rabbi Ben and Aviva Gonsher
  • Philip and Aviva Greenland
  • 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 Z"L
  • 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
  • Jack A"H and Gitta Nagel
  • 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
  • Lawrence Rein
  • 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
  • Yehuda and Roni Blinder
  • Lois Blumenfeld
  • Enid and Harold H. Boxer Endowment
  • Dr. and Mrs. Stephen Brenner
  • CCS Fundraising
  • Himan Brown Charitable Trust
  • Adam and Ilana Chill
  • Jeremy and Hilda Cohen
  • Pace and Aileen Cooper
  • Rabbi Abraham and Rosalyn 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
  • Jeremy and Dana Frenkel
  • Sura and Bert Fried
  • Dr. Stan and Marla Frohlinger
  • Andrew and Yvette Gardner
  • Lawrence and Judith Garshofsky
  • Lenny and Estelle Glass
  • 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
  • Yisroel and Shira Hochberg
  • 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
  • Lisa and Jonathan Schechter
  • 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
  • Marilyn and Robert Swedarsky
  • Matt Teichman
  • Tal Tours
  • Joshua and Leslie Wanderer
  • Esther and Baruch Weinstein
  • Lennie and Jessica Weiss
  • Wilf Family Foundation
  • Jorge and Tammara Woldenberg
  • Fran and David Woolf

We apologize for any omissions. If you wish to be acknowledged, please contact Elaine Salvit Grossman at salvite@ou.org