2020 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
Ginny and Irwin Edlavitch
The Dweck Family
Melanie and Larry Nussdorf

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

Anonymous
Jacob and Charlotte Lehrman Foundation
The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
Amitai Etzioni
Rena and Michael Gordon
Linda and Sid Moskowitz
Deborah and Michael Salzberg

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

Scott Eric Dreyer and Ellen Clare Gillespie Dreyer
Embassy of Israel
Susie and Michael Gelman, The Morningstar Foundation
Cyna and Paul Cohen, Sara C. Cohen and Norm J. Rich

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

Janet B. Abrams
Ms. Dava Berkman
Michele and Allan Berman
Cathy S. Bernard
Hotel Tabard Inn
Lois and Richard England Family Foundation
Dina Gold
Dianne and Herb Lerner
Johanna Chanin and Randall Levitt
Jennifer and Dan Mendelson
Barbara Silverstein
Richard Solloway
Diane Abelman Wattenberg

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

Deborah Tannen and Michael Macovski
Carol and Gary Berman
Emily and Adam Berman
Deborah and Charles Both
Anita Wolke and Ken Brooks
Anne and Howard Clemons
Jacqueline and Edward Cohen
Nadine Cohodas
Adas Israel Congregation
Stuart Eizenstat
James A. Feldman and Natalie Wexler
Susan and Michael Friedman
Morgan and Josh Genderson
Joan Nathan
Brenda Gruss and Daniel Hirsch
Aviva Kempner
Anita Lampel and Daniel Metlay
Janet Leno and Peter Harrold
Liza Levy
Carol Mates and Mark Kahan
Joy Midman
Saul and Nancy Pilchen
Susan Wedlan and Harold Rosen
Mimi Tygier and Robert Rubin
Rae Grad and Manuel Schiffres
Les Silverman
Michael Singer
Heidi Wachs
Judith Weintraub
Margot Lurie Zimmerman

Tastemakers ($550 - $1,099)

Johanna Arenaza and Alex Brill
Charlotte and Michael Baer
Leesa Fields and Jonathan Band
Alison Baraf and Aryeh Portnoy
Dafna and Brian Berman
Suanne and Richard Beyda
Ron Kaplan and Yoni Bock
Rosalind and Donald Cohen
Dave Connick
Dr. Stanley C. and Ronna Foster
Lori and Scott Gale
Florence and Peter Hart
Sandra Hoexter
Pamela and David Kanstoroom
Sally Kaplan
Jean Milbauer and Bill Knapp
Iris Lipkowitz
Dorothy Moss and Lawrence Meyer
Miriam Mörsel Nathan and Harvey Nathan
Nancy and Joel Poznansky
Diane Lipson Schilit and Howard Schilit
Susan Brett and Rob Shesser
Tina and Albert Small, Jr.
Mindy Strelitz and Andrew Cornblatt
Jonathan D. Strum
Deborah Tannen and Michael Macovski

Fans ($175 - $549)

Babs and Rabbi A.N. Abramowitz
Terri Bergman
Sanders H. Berk, MD and Sally Berk
Paula Bienenfeld and Emlen Myers
M B Bordman
Amira and Richard Chadwick
Morris J. Chalick, MD
Carmel and Barry Chiswick
Dr. Lois K. Cohen
Ellen Nissenbaum and Jeffrey Colman
Anne-Marie Deutsch and Steven Feldman
Carol Ann Dyer
Mark B. Feldman
Debra and Marvin Feuer
Linda and Jay Freedman
Barry Friedman
Margaret Gaffen
Lorraine Gallard and Richard H. Levy
Mindy Gasthalter
Ann and Frank Gilbert
Debra Goldberg and Seth Waxman
Gilbert Holland
Alison Drucker and Tom Holzman
Alma and Sid Kaplan
Evelyn Karson and Don Kaplan
Joy Lerner and Stephen Kelin
Lisa Leff
Ilyse Fishman Lerner
Roz and Sandy Levy
Sheila Lieber
Marian and Alan Malasky
Devra C. Marcus
Jackie and David Marlin
Aubrey Cox and Joseph Ottenstein
Peggy Parsons
Dori Phaff and Dan Raviv
Marsha Pinson
Edna and Larry Povich
Arlington Podiatry Center – Dr. Edward S. Pozarny
Debby Prigal
Nina and George Ragovis
Nancy and Samuel Raskin
Jennifer and Michael Reichbach
Linda Roth
Amy I. Schear
Debbie Schwartz
Leah and Bill Steinberg
Beth and Jeremy Steindecker
Sheila Taube
John Tolleris
Martha Winter Gross and Robert Tracy
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.

Bender JCC of Greater Washington Donors

Edward Kaplan
Stuart Lessans
Jerome Kaplan
Beryl Tretter
Helene Weisz
Janyse Weisz
Roy Igersheim
Helen Rubin
Joy Epstein
Heidi Brodsky
Dale Singer
Rachel Weinstein
Susan Stillman
Julie Bender
Tanya Lampert

Pozez JCC of Northern Virginia Donors

Eileen Billinson
Linda Blair
Tex Blair
Sandi Delevante
Anita Dienstfrey
Steve Dienstfrey
Barbara Finkel
Jim Finkel
Sidney Formal
Barbara Kline
Ellen Katkin
Audrey Goldstein
Joshua Greene
Ronnie Oppenheim
William Rosen
Mark Roth
Melinda Roth
Sigi Saadia
BJ Shiff
Deborah Yaffe