2019 Donors

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Presenting Sponsor ($75,000+)

Howard and Geraldine Polinger Family Foundation

Major Sponsors ($20,000 - $74,999)

DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities
The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
The Dweck Family
Ginny and Irwin Edlavitch
Shelley and Allan Holt
Melanie and Larry Nussdorf

Executive Producers ($10,000 - $19,999)

Naomi and Nehemiah Cohen Foundation
Jacob and Charlotte Lehrman Foundation
Linda and Sid Moskowitz
Deborah and Michael Salzberg

Producers ($5,000 - $9,999)

Embassy of Israel
Lois and Richard England Family Foundation
Dr. Sara Cohen and Norm Rich, Dr. Paul and Cyna Cohen
Scott Eric Dreyer and Ellen Clare Gillespie Dreyer
Susie and Michael Gelman, The Morningstar Foundation
Rena and Michael Gordon
Brenda Gruss and Daniel Hirsch

Associate Producers ($3,000 - $4,999)

Embassy of Germany
Monica and Gavin Abrams
Michele and Allan Berman
Dina Gold
Barbara Silverstein
Richard Solloway

Patrons ($1,100 - $2,999)

Esther Saks Abelman Yiddish Culture Fund
Patty Abramson and Les Silverman
Ms. Dava Berkman
Dr. Kenneth Brooks and Dr. Anita Wolke
Anne and Howard Clemons
Jacqueline and Edward Cohen
Nadine Cohodas
Tabard Corporation
Morgan and Josh Genderson
Margery and Joseph Hoffman
Belman Klein Associates, Ltd.
Anita Lampel and Daniel Metlay
Dianne and Herb Lerner
Liza and Michael Levy
Susan Liss and Rabbi Fred Reiner
Joy Midman
Deborah and Juan Prawda
Susan Wedlan and Harold Rosen
Mimi Tygier and Robert Rubin
Lynn and John Sachs
Rae Grad and Manuel Schiffres
Tina and Albert Small, Jr.
Cathy and Peter Toren
Diane Abelman Wattenberg
Judith Weintraub

Tastemakers ($550 - $1,099)

Charlotte and Michael Baer
Leesa Fields and Jonathan Band
Suanne and Richard Beyda
Rosalind and Donald Cohen
Bruce Cort
Dr. Stanley C. and Ronna Foster
Linda and Jay Freedman
Lorraine Gallard and Richard H. Levy
Joan Nathan and Allan Gerson
Jill and Robert Granader
Florence and Peter Hart
Aviva Kempner
William Kreisberg
Bruce and Leslie Lane
Iris Lipkowitz
Carol Mates and Mark Kahan
Miriam Mörsel Nathan and Harvey Nathan
Diane Lipson Schilit and Howard Schilit
Susan Brett and Rob Shesser
Janet and Henry Waxman
Jeffery Yablon

Fans ($175 - $449)

Lisa and Diane Ables
Babs and Rabbi A.N. Abramowitz
Alison Baraf and Aryeh Portnoy
Karen and Barry Barbash
Sanders H. Berk, MD and Sally Berk
Paula Bienenfeld and Emlen Myers
Debra Vodenos and Samuel Boxerman
Debbie and Jeremy Brown
Carmel and Barry Chiswick
Dr. Lois K. Cohen
Ellen Nissenbaum and Jeffrey Colman
Dave Connick
Anne-Marie Deutsch and Steven Feldman
Mark B. Feldman
Debra and Marvin Feuer
Stephanie Flack and Jason Weinstein
Mindy Gasthalter
Ann and Frank Gilbert
Debra Goldberg and Seth Waxman
Lynn Goldin and Henry Birnkrant
Sandra Hoexter
Gilbert Holland
Alison Drucker and Tom Holzman
Ronald Kaplan and Yoni Bock
Sally Kaplan
Alma and Sid Kaplan
Helen and Gary Klein
Sandy Kronsberg and Jerry Skalka
Bill Levenson
Devra C. Marcus
Dorothy Moss and Lawrence Meyer
Lynn Levin Oshinsky
Aubrey Cox and Joseph Ottenstein
Peggy Parsons
Dori Phaff and Dan Raviv
Edna and Larry Povich
Arlington Podiatry Center – Dr. Edward S. Pozarny
Debby Prigal
Linda Roth
Lawrence Schleifer
Debbie Schwartz
Sandra Perlstein and Sidney Schwarz
Sarah Pokempner and Jerry Levine
Mr. and Mrs. Sidney J. Silver
Yulia Spivak and Roman Svirsky
Margaret Hahn Stern and Stephen Stern
Mindy Strelitz and Andrew Cornblatt
Deborah Tannen and Michael Macovski
Sheila Taube
John Tolleris
Martha Winter Gross and Robert Tracy
Robin Hettleman and Matthew Weinberg
Jill and Michael Weinstein
Oliver Wolf
Suzanne Wolk
Rivka Yerushalmi

EDCJCC Fund Support

Milton and Helen Covensky Fund
The Samuel and Marlene Halperin Arts Fund
Chaim Kempner Fund
The Harriet J. Neuman Endowment Fund
Max and Esther Ticktin Fund
The Arthur Tracy “The Street Singer” Endowment Fund
Marjorie Watson Serendipity Fund

Lead support of the Edlavitch DCJCC is provided by

The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
Susie and Michael Gelman, The Morningstar Foundation
The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington
Arlene and Robert Kogod, The Robert and Arlene Kogod Family Foundation

JxJ is funded in part by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, an agency supported by the National Endowment for the Arts.