A special thanks

We'd like to extend a special thanks to the contributors to our Capital Campaign!



Todah Rabah (Thank You)

We recognize our donors for contributions received May 12, 2017 – August 9, 2017. Your generosity ensures the excellent programming we enjoy; enhances and maintains the facility we love; and serves our community, including individuals and families who require financial assistance.

Special thanks to our Markus Society members who support the JCC each year with a minimum gift of $360.

Markus Society

Simon and Josephine Braitman Family Supporting FoundationJoan FeinbloomIrving and Mildred Fierman FundDeborah GoldmanSusan and Arthur KaufmanKaren and Howard KesslerCarol and Julian LeeHerbert and Celia Mittleman Endowment FundLee RosenthalJames SloanDr. Sidney and Barbara Sobel Charitable FundDebra Walker and Michael Walker*

*Welcome new Markus Society Members

Annual Campaign

Carol and John BennettMr. Chris BurrutoBarbara and Paul ComisarSharon and Melvyn DiamondMarie D'LimaPaul Duberstein and Nancy TalbotSara and Chris GrethleinMs. Mairead HartmannRosalind RudolphSusan and Ronald SalzmanLaurence SchachtMyrna SnyderGeorge L. and Elizabeth C. Todd TrustChris Wallingford

Ames Amzalak Jewish Film Festival

George Gull and Nancy PotterMichael SanowLetty Gail Schacht


Estate of Evelyn Shear

Camp Seneca Lake

Lenore and Marshall Lesser in memory of Ruth Viny and in honor of Enid Ryen's birthdayLinda Cornell Weinstein and Sherwin B. Weinstein in honor of Sophie Goldstein's Bat MitzvahJocelyn Wolff in appreciation to CSL Staff for hosting us

Camp Seneca Lake Campership

Jess and Frank Altman in honor of Ellen and Steve Weiss on their anniversary and to honor our shared passion for CSL!Sharon, Dov, Daniella, Lori, Seth, Oliver and Dylan ApfelBarbara and E. David AppelbaumBrett CostelloDeborah Grossman in honor of Chuck Rutberg's Bar MitzvahPauline and David Rutberg in honor of Chuck's Bar MitzvahDr. Kate Berry TompkinsB & B RecyclingBarbara, Michael and Susan Hellman in memory of Robert HellmanSandy and Jessica Kleinberg in memory of Dr. Daniel BaievePenny and Bennett MyersChuck RutbergDr. Kate Berry TompkinsKristine Kivari

Campership Fund

Geraldine and Sanford AppelbaumLawrence AxelrodRicki BirnbaumBrian BlausteinDeborah BlizzardStuart and Betsy BobryHoward and Leslie CraneJoan and Michael CooperPearl CytrynTed and Judy Ertischek in memory of Sandy TemkinStan FriedmanJocelyn Goldberg-SchaibleJustin and Leah GoldmanCynthia GoldsteinVirginia and Irving GordonSusan HalpernEllie Holtzman in memory of Ruthie Kolko VinyJayme HurwitzIrondequoit Country ClubMilton and Eileen JachlesKaren and Larry KesslerJudy KriegerJulian and Carol LeeLois LevineStella LevinsonKaren and Dan Menachof in honor of the Bat Mizvah of Sophie Goldstein and Noa Zarkowsky and the Bar Mitzvah of Cooper Cohen and Charlie SchaffRichard MinkShirley MinkRegain Physical TherapyPeter and Catherine RubinDavid SilpeScott SteinSharon StillerWendy Cukell Wicks


Joyce Burg in honor of Lois and Richard Spero's 70th anniversaryPhil and Jeanne CarlivatiAngela CataldiPatricia ChadwickJohn CimasiCharlotte and Stuart CohenJulie DamerellDr. Daniel S. Daniel and Fern Marlan DanielGloria A. EmmanuelJudith A. EmmanuelTheodore and Judy ErtischekSharon GarelickCarolyne GarmanJocelyn Goldberg-SchaibleDeborah GoldmanBurt GordonGouvernet Arts FundBenita GreenfieldRhonda and Earl GurellSally Hirst and Doug MillerNorman HortonDanny Hoskins in honor of Herb Katz's 80th birthdayHerb and June KatzAl and Nancy KiddDonna S. LawrencePatricia LubeckiKay MarshmanSteven and Pam MarsocciChristopher McCormackRalph Meranto in memory of Donn SweetSanford and Jill MillerLorretta MorrellMildred NessJoan and Beryl Nusbaum in honor of Dolores Kleinberg's new homePhyllis ParkerDolores ParlatoJulie Petit in memory of Tom HabeckerJoanne PrivesMarcia and Harry Rosenfeld in honor of Herb Katz's 80th birthdayKaren RossFaye RothEnid RyenJohn ServoAlbert and Trudy SheinfeldAnne Van GinkelJoan and Paul Van NessElaine Montrose Usdane in honor of Herb Katz's 80th birthdayPatricia Way

City Kids to Sisol

Miri ArieVictoria ChodosMax and Marian Farash Charitable FoundationMonica and Heath GebellMaralee and Morley GwirtzmanAnn and Arthur KolkoAmy Schwartz-WallaceTerri SiponeEllen and Irwin SolomonSteven SolomonLinda and Roger WeinsteinDaniel and Lisa Tellem

Cultural Arts

Joyce Burg in memory of Philip Onimus

Fitness, Wellness and Recreation

Ethel and Bill FarashAndrea and Steve Kozel in memory of Lillian KrasnerJill and Sanford Miller

Lane Dworkin Jewish Book Festival

Joyce Burg in honor of Enid Ryen's birthdayGeneration 4 Recycling GroupDeborah GoldmanBarbara, Michael and Susan Hellman in memory of Esther Hasson Hellman

Louis S. Wolk Jewish Community Center

Susan and Larry Halpern in honor of Eke AionoPaula Harris in memory of Dr. Daniel BaieveEleanor Lewin in honor of the special birthdays of Lenore Lesser and Martin HandelmanArnie and Jo Sohinki in honor of Sophie Goldstein's Bat MitzvahJoan Stell in memory of Dr. Daniel BaieveEmilio Torres-Lumsden

“Music, Mindfulness & Motion”

Sheila Konar Fund for Alzheimer's Services

"Our Vision Our Future" Campaign

Rollie AbkowitzKathy Anetrini-FalzoneLeslie and Robert BakerAlan and Joyce BaraschBernard and Rina BaronRobert Begg and Nancy LaemleinVirginia and Ted BennettCheryl and John BeroBurke TruckmenVincent Butler Jr.Mary A. CallawayPaul and Mary Allison CallawayPatricia Chadwick in memory of Sandra TemkinMarjorie and Jean Chapin-Parker in honor of The Maislin Family: Mary's niece Gami, nephew-in-law Seth, and their children Siena & OrenValerie and Philip Ciufo in memory of Bruce NewmanS. Nelson and Charlotte CohenBarbara ColemanBernard Coons in memory of Michael CoonsSharon and Mel Diamond in memory of Bernard GreenbergerSharon Dickman and Michael L. WentzelJudy and Paul EissenstatJohn and Jackie EjaifeKaren FernandezScott and Frances FineEugene FramLauren Frank and Annette MillerJodi and John GiancursioDeborah Goldman in memory of Phyllis Horowitz and Lynda VanEtten and in honor of Ronnie Schultz & Lewis Gould and DJ Reinhardt's graduationMorrey and Joyce GoldmanSusan and Steven GossRachelle GruberCynthia N. GurellTom HassettJeanette Hauck & Philip Neuer, Jr.Barbara and Ed IngerickRoberta KalsbeekRoberta Kinel in memory of Sam KinelJarrod Krieger & The Staff of Brighton Memorial ChapelCarol and Julie LeeJanet LeversonRose LevinMr. and Mrs. Meyer LevySue and Michael LococoMartin and Ruth MaltzCamelia and Mounir MarzoukRetha L. McColloughMarie and Neil McCoyAnna and John McLaughlinNancy and James Miller in memory of Max Farash - a wonderful manEstelle and Herb MorrisJoseph MuscarellaRona Newman in memory of Wilfred NewmanDiana and Art NielsenJoan and Beryl NusbaumRichard OlsanMarilyn PetzJoanne PrivesThomas RheinsteinLee Rosenthal in honor of Brian Dengler, welcome back!Sheldon RudaJoan and Bud RusitzkyLetty Gail Schacht in memory of Philip KaplanBetsy SchafferFran and Bob SchoenfeldDr. Joel ShertokEdith ShieblerBunny and Mort SkirbollMartin and Lina SpokonyLinda StoltKate and Bernard SussmanDina and Rusty TysonPhilip WeisbergBetty Marie WilsonDave and Barb Zimmer

Senior Adult Programs

Sharon and Mel Diamond in memory of Bernard Greenberger

Sports for Israel

Jennifer H. Litwak and Barry Kucker in honor of Eke Aiono's tremendous contributions to the JCCLorraine P. Wolch and Donald Onimus in honor of Eke Aiono

Survivors' Memorial Garden

L'Chaim Resource Center

Susie Goldstein Sands Fund for Camp Seneca Lake

Inge and Larry Goldstein in honor of Gail Hoffman's special birthdayElizabeth Steinberg in honor of Inge and Larry Goldstein

Sylvia & Philip Kowal Fund for the Jewish Film Festival

Kathy London in memory of Mildred Goldberg and in honor of Gabe's marriage

TYKES (Theater Young Kids Enjoy)

Ralph Meranto in memory of Bernard Greenberger

Winkler-Lococo Campership Fund

Debi and Ralph BrennerJoanne and Asher Greenhouse in honor of Michael Fishman's special birthdayMegan Lococo in memory of Donald HillerSue, Megan and Michael Lococo in memory of Donald Hiller and our beloved Labori "Lab"Sue and Michael Lococo in honor of Joyce and Bob Sagan's 50th wedding anniversary andMichael Silver's graduation from the U of R

Wolk Children's Center

David Mangefrida in memory of Michele Moses' DadNeil and Tracy Seligman

Leja and David Allyn       

Jacqueline and Anthony Andolina           

Robert Angst


Thelma Jo and Marshall Atwell  

Sue Ann Baker 

Julie and Robert Ball      

Nancy Laemlein and Robert Begg            

Virginia and Ainsworth Bennett

Sarah Nemetz and Michel J. Berg             

Harold Berger   

Marcia and Eric Birken   

Virginia and Willard Boehm         

Lynette Bolger 

Florence and James Braker         

Judith Branch    

Mary Jo Brennan             

Linda Brooks     

Geraldine Calder             

Mary and Paul Callaway               

Rita and Constantino Capuano  

Nanette Castle 

Mary Ann Chiella             

Valerie and Philip Ciufo

Barbara and Irving Cohen            

Alice Cooney     

Patricia Corcoran             

Arnold and Anne Cordts              

Mary Ellen and Richard Corrigan, Sr.       

Connie and David Craig 

Doris Cummiskey            

Judy Dell             

Anne and Hyman DeMayo          

Sharon and Melvyn Diamond    

Susan and Edward Drexler          

Bernice Dubin and Roy Greer    

Mary and David Duncan               

Patricia and William Dykstra        

Louise and Richard Eggleston     

Marcia and Richard Eisenberg    

Jacomina and John Ejaife             

Lisa and Joel Elliot           

Peggy and Larry Elliott   

Mary Alice Rudolph and Ralph Ellis          

Susan and Raymond Feasey       

Dolly and Harold Fishman            

Eileen and Marvin Fishman         

Judy and Kevin Fleissig 

Marge Forth      

Sharon A. Garelick          

Carol Gayeski    

John Ghidiu       

Elaine and Leonard Gold              

Alice and Joseph Gold   

Morton Goldberg           

Raisa and Semion Goldberg        

Ira Goldman      

Inge and Lawrence Goldstein    

Susan and Steven Goss

Miriam Gray      

Richard Greene               

Benita Greenfield           

Cindy Gurell      

Nancy and George Haberberger              

Anne Marie and Jonathan Hagen             

Sylvia and David Harrison             

Mary A. Hartshorn          

Deborah and John Harvey           

Fran and Arnold Henry 

Pat and Gary Hettrich    

Constance and Arthur Holtz       

Cecelia Horwitz and Floyd Tucker             

Barbara and Edward Ingerick     

Joanne and Robert Insull             

Naomi and Jerrold Kalnitz            

Roberta and Frederick H. Kalsbeek         

Roberta Kinel    

Raisa and Lazar Kislik      

Patricia Klees    

Muriel Klein       

Irving Koff          

Phyllis and Martin Korn

Carole and Eugene Kramer         

Sharon Berkowitz and Damian Krysan    

Isadora and Stephen Kunitz       

Donna and Martin Lawrence      

Christopher Leone in memory of Shirley Rosenthal

Rose and Lester Levin   

Henrietta and Maurice Levine   

Fraida and Steve Levinson in memory of Joel Lippman

Sandra and Meyer Levy               

Frances and Anthony Limuti       

Lois London       

Linda Lowenstein            

Susan and Norman Lurie              

Jane and Jerry Margolis

David Mason     

Henry McCartney           

Retha L. McCollough      

Therese and Robert McCrone   

Christine and Robert McGraw, Jr.            

Ruth Messinger               

Robert Meyer  

Suzanne Meyerowitz    

Janice Miller      

Hyla and Richard Mink  

Sofiya Moldavskaya and Zakhar Shvartsman       

Harriet Montag

Estelle and Herbert Morris          

Sylvia Moukous               

Joseph R. Muscarella     

Jack Nau             

Rona and Wilfred Newman        

Phyllis Perry      

Merle and Nick Pieramico           

David Pittinaro 

Irving Pobboravsky        

Joanne Prives   

Beverly Proper 

Linda and Milt Rapkin    

Golda Rayburn 

Anne and Stanley Refermat       

Nancy and Richard Reitkopp      

Terri Reynolds  

Ruth Roncinske

Betty Rose         

Beatrice and Richard Rosenbloom           

Marcia and Harry Rosenfeld       

Mary Ann and W.P. Rourke        

Roslyn and Bruce Rubin

Nina Rupp          

Michele and Jonathan Sadik       

Margarita Sanberg          

Mari and Thomas Saytes              

Elizabeth Schaffer           

Frances and Robert Schoenfeld

Cathie Schoenfelder      

Phoebe B. Scholl             

Rosalyn Schreiber           

Terry K. Schwartz and Richard Mader     

Lore and Hans Schwarz 

Bernice and Alan Shank

Stella and Jacob Shmois               

Gary E Smith     

Dr. and Mrs. Morton Stein          

Cypora and Uszer Teigman         

Patricia Gottry Tobin and Robert Tobin  

Dolores Trotta  

Carolyn M Vacanti          

Angela and Sidney Wilkin            

Betty Marie Wilson