August 2018 Donations

(Y) = Yahrzeit of     (M) = In memory of     (H) = In honor of     (A) = In Appreciation
Cantor David Margules’ Discretionary Fund
Y        Maxine (“Mitzi”) Kutchin/Phyllis Eisenman-Lampert
Y        Boris Friedman/Yury & Evegeny Friedman
Y        Lawrence Moskowiz & Richard Greenblat/Dara & Jerry Moskowitz
Y        Stanley Eisenman/Phyllis Eisenman Lampert
Y        Hertha Namm/Hilda Namm
Y        Carol Lee Laucella/The Laskin-Reese Family
Y        Pauline Laskin/The Laskin-Reese Family
Carol L. Morse Religious School Scholarship Endowment Fund
Y        Rayna Rodvien/Joanne & Fred Greene
H        Inna Mink/Irene Dorit
Elsie Krinitsky Musical Artists-in-Residence Fund
This fund supports a Composer-In-Residence for a scholarly weekend.
Y        Myron Hersko/Joan Hersko
M       Trude Constantine/Eleanor Nebenzahl
General Fund
This fund serves as a supplementary source of income that contributes to the operation of the synagogue.
Y        Martin Winslow/Barbara & Jules Schechner
Y        Erwin Maslow/Janet Maslow
Y        Erwin Maslow/Jack Maslow
Y        Hyman Greenfield/Milton & Constance Greenfield
H        Debi Geller & Ed Zimmerman’s wedding/Marjorie Jules
Y        Charlotte Garson/Norman Nayfach
M       Leonard Isaacson/Mimi Johnston & John Kirschner
Y        Gertrude White/Ellen White
Y        William Fischer/Susan Israel
Y        Lillian Goldman/Carole Friedlander
Y        Clyde Morton Fox/Muriel Fox
M       Renell Kirschenbaum Wolfson/Joel Wolfson
Y        Ida Haar/Robert Haar
M       Lawrence Moskowitz/Ingrid Rubin
Y        Marilyn Dollinger/Marc Dollinger
A        Congregation Rodef Sholom/Janet Goldberg and Ken Hoffman
Y        Helen Silen/Harriet & Hal Silen
A        Rodef Shalom/David & Suzanne Broad
Y        Joseph Shulman/Eileen Shulman
Y        Neal Simon/Nancy Boughey
Y        Gertrude Fischer/Susan C. Israel
A        Congregation Rodef Sholom/Greg & Randi Curhan
Y        Sheila Schatzberg/Mark Schatzberg
Y        Olga Friedman/Judith Lubeck
Library Fund
This fund helps to purchase new books and restore old books for the Library.
Y        Max Blumberg/Catherine Blumberg
Marty and Marlene Gershik Chesed Fund
Chesed means “kindness”. This fund serves as a resource and as an aid to those in need.  It also gives opportunities for study and enrichment to those who would not otherwise be able to afford them.
M       Rebecca Addis/Liz & Joe Greenberg
Mel Cohen and Sharon Ruth Cohen Campership Fund
This fund allows children in the congregation who need financial assistance to attend Jewish camps and helps send confirmands to Israel.
A        Barbara Merino’s leadership and planning of WRJ NorCal Area Day 2018/Lois Fried
Mitzvah Kitchen Fund
Y        Howard Tirschwell/D’vora Tirschwell
Y        Kalman Silberszac/Dori Smalridge
Y        John Armbruster/Ronni Himy
Prayerbook Fund
This fund helps to purchase prayerbooks and Chumashim (Torah commentaries).
Y        Joseph Bolgla/Jan Bolgla
Rabbi Elana Rosen-Brown’s Discretionary Fund
A        Rabbi Elana Rosen-Brown/Don Cherin
Y        Margaret Comber/Barbara & Jules Schechner
Rabbi Lara Regev’s Discretionary Fund
Y        Leona Millburg/Stu & Sue Levin      
H        Michael & Judy Calder’s 50th Anniversary/Michael & Judy Calder
H        Michael & Judy Calder’s 50th Anniversary/Sharon Haas
Rabbi Stacy Friedman’s Discretionary Fund
Y        Esther Isaacs/Stephen Isaacs
H        Mary De May/Morton Rothstein
Y        Herman Layne/David & Judith Layne
Y        Ida Waldman/David & Judith Layne
Y        Morris Leaffer/Arthur Leaffer
M       Janet Schonbrun/Joanne Sobel
Y        David Bernstein/Jeff Bernstein
H        Talia Hannah Isaacs/Sara Isaacs
A        Talia Hannah Isaacs/Steve & Leslie Isaacs
Rosalind & David Bloom Shabbat Oneg Fund
This fund allows us to provide a joyous oneg as we prepare for Shabbat.
Y        Gerald Katz/Judy & Filmore Rodich
Social Action Fund
M       Trudy Constantine/Roger Stoll
Y        Sharon Brady/Mark & Theresa Brady
The Rabbi Michael Barenbaum Endowment Fund
Y        Bernard Shapiro/Laurie King
Y        Dorothy Shapiro/Laurie King
Y        Sarah Fenner/Rabbi Natan Fenner
William Rubin Scholar-in-Residence Endowment Fund
This fund subsidizes the costs of the scholar’s honorarium and defrays expenses during the annual Scholar-in-Residence Program.
Y        Zelda Kramar/Terry & Marlene Rosenthal
Y        Kurt Rosenthal, Esther Rubin, William Rubin/Terry Rosenthal & Marlene Rosenthal