JFM THANKGIVIKKAH DINNER
featured in WI State Journal
Our Shlichim, Racheli and Mickey, coordinated a festive potluck dinner to celebrate the once in a lifetime convergence of Thanksgiving and the first day of Hanukkah. The event received coverage in the Wisconsin State Journal online and features several members of the Jewish Federation of Madison community, including the Gepner family celebration.
Tizz Goff Hired As Jewish Community Outreach Coordinator
The Jewish Federation of Madison is thrilled to announce that Tiz (Elizabeth) Goff has been hired to be the Jewish Community Outreach Coordinator. In this newly created position, Tizz will be reaching out to engage more members in the Jewish community and serve as a resource for all things Jewish in the Madison area.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS 2013-2014
We'd like to recognize and welcome the Board of Directors for the upcoming year! The full slate was unanimously approved at the Jewish Federation of Madison's Annual Meeting on November 24th.
President - James Stein
Vice Presidents - Marc Shovers, Daniel Mitchell and Beth Schreiber
General Secretary - Gary Friedman
Recording Secretary - Joel Minkoff
Assistant Secretaries - Thomas Palay, Diane Seder and James Youngerman
Treasurer - Stefanie Kushner
Assistant Treasurers - Livia Asher and Jon Eckhart
At Large - William Haus, Lester Pines and Mark Laufman
Immediate Past President - Deborah Minkoff
Jeff Becker, Jacki Friend, Michael Goldrosen, Cynthia Hirsch, Tom Kaplan, Rachel Sauer, Nan Youngerman, Ben Weismer, Jamie Gepner, Sasha Kerlow, Jean Landweber, Rob Roquitte, Elizabeth Walter, Cheryl Rosen Weston, Zach Galin, Lainie Minkoff, Susan Lipp, Mitchell Rapkin, Alicia Schiff, Greg Dutch, Michael Heifetz, Amy Krauthamer-Maloney, Lowel Lakritz, Allan Levin, Jeff Levy, Jeffrey C. Levy, Joseph Shumow
The Jewish Federation of Madison recognized the following community members for their outstanding volunteer contributions at the Annual Meeting:
Miriam Singer Sulman Young Leadership Award
Sasha Kerlow and Daniel Mitchell
Ben Minkoff Volunteer Service Award
Karen and Harry Roth
Alex Temkin Distinguished Service Award
Passport to Jewish Life
$500 Available to Eligible Households
Thanks to generous private donations, this exciting program is aimed at engaging community members in the wonderful programs the Madison-area Jewish Community has to offer.
Gan HaYeled Preschool is currently hiring individuals for substitute teaching positions. Applicants must be energetic, enthusiastic, 18 years or older, possess a high school/GED degree, and have experience working with children. Part-time, occasional hours working with great kids, and a dynamic staff are available. Substitutes may be called in advance or on short notice to cover staff absences. For more information please contact Missy Sosman at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upcoming Federation Programs & Events
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Schmooze And Tunes Starts In January
Fridays, January 10th - March 14th
Two Sessions Offered
(9:15 am or 10:30 am)
Max Weinstein Jewish Community Building
6434 Enterprise Lane, Madison, WI
Music Together® curriculum involves singing, moving and instrument playing, all developmentally appropriate for very young Children and their care givers. Schmooze and Tunes is taught by our own special music teacher, Susan Valko. Classes are for families with children 3 months to 5 years old. Each class has schmoozing time and a challah snack.
Cost: $160 (Additional fee of $60 for participating siblings)
Missy Sosman at (608) 278-1808 or email@example.com
It's Time To Think About Preschool ~ Take A Tour!
Gan HaYeled Preschool will begin enrolling new students in February for the 2014-2015 school year. Schedule a time to come visit and see for yourself why so many families choose to send their children to Gan HaYeled!
Contact Missy at firstname.lastname@example.org or (608) 278-1808 to schedule a tour or for more information.
The Flavor of Israel - Join the Israel Committee
Join our Community Shlichah, Racheli Komar-Aziz, on the JFM Israel Committee.
If you are interested in taking part in bringing Israel to Madison.
For more information and to RSVP,
Contact Racheli at email@example.com
Jewish Federation of Madison thanks these business sponsors for their generous support. Please click on these logos for more information about our business sponsors.