2017-03-01 / Federation

Federation’s Young Adult Division honors community leaders at Yad b’Yad


1. Enjoying the evening were (from left), Jason Schaeffer, Michael Berk, Albert ElGrissy, and Nicole Berk. 1. Enjoying the evening were (from left), Jason Schaeffer, Michael Berk, Albert ElGrissy, and Nicole Berk. The Jewish Federation’s Young Adult Division (YAD) hosted its Third Annual Yad b’Yad Award Celebration on Feb. 11 at the Double Nickel Brewing Co. in Pennsauken. Over 300 people came out to celebrate as YAD honored individuals from 22 different South Jersey Jewish organizations. Those honored each give an abundant amount of their time, energy, and passion to the organizations they represent, benefitting the entire community.



2. Celebrating were (front, from left), Miriam Shapiro, YAD Chair Jenni Provda, Sabrina Spector, and Hannah Kaufman, with (rear, from left), Sabra Hess, Neely Elisha, Vicki Miltz, Melissa Klein, and Nechama Halle. 2. Celebrating were (front, from left), Miriam Shapiro, YAD Chair Jenni Provda, Sabrina Spector, and Hannah Kaufman, with (rear, from left), Sabra Hess, Neely Elisha, Vicki Miltz, Melissa Klein, and Nechama Halle.

3. At the event were (front, from left), Meredith Becker and Mitch Cwanger, with (rear, from left), Andrew Becker, Eric Grossman, Laurie Grossman, Nicole Cwanger, Chris Boyd, and Josh Laster. 3. At the event were (front, from left), Meredith Becker and Mitch Cwanger, with (rear, from left), Andrew Becker, Eric Grossman, Laurie Grossman, Nicole Cwanger, Chris Boyd, and Josh Laster.

4. YAD Director Haleh Rabizadeh Resnick (left) is joined by (from left), Yad b’Yad Chairs Jodi Berman, Baily Kahan, and Rabbi Yitzchok Kahan. 4. YAD Director Haleh Rabizadeh Resnick (left) is joined by (from left), Yad b’Yad Chairs Jodi Berman, Baily Kahan, and Rabbi Yitzchok Kahan.

5. Taking a moment to relax were (front, from left), Mark Friedenthal, Donielle Friedenthal, Sam Dutkin, and Jaime Dutkin, with (rear, from left), John Cafgna, Stacey Cafgna, Jen Plevinsky, and Marc Plevinsky. 5. Taking a moment to relax were (front, from left), Mark Friedenthal, Donielle Friedenthal, Sam Dutkin, and Jaime Dutkin, with (rear, from left), John Cafgna, Stacey Cafgna, Jen Plevinsky, and Marc Plevinsky.

6. Among the area clergy in attendance were (front, from left), Rabbi Aaron Krupnick, Cantor Jen Cohen, Rabbi Larry Sernovitz, Canter Alisa Pomerantz-Boro, and Cantor Neil Schnitzer, with (rear, from left), Rabbi Ephraim Epstein, Rabbi Boaz Marmon, Rabbi Nathan Weiner, Rabbi Yitzchok Kahan, Rabbi Micah Peltz, Rabbi Andy Green, and Rabbi Shalom Shapiro. Also in attendance were Rabbi Ben David, Rabbi Mendel Mangel, and Rabbi Avi Richler. 6. Among the area clergy in attendance were (front, from left), Rabbi Aaron Krupnick, Cantor Jen Cohen, Rabbi Larry Sernovitz, Canter Alisa Pomerantz-Boro, and Cantor Neil Schnitzer, with (rear, from left), Rabbi Ephraim Epstein, Rabbi Boaz Marmon, Rabbi Nathan Weiner, Rabbi Yitzchok Kahan, Rabbi Micah Peltz, Rabbi Andy Green, and Rabbi Shalom Shapiro. Also in attendance were Rabbi Ben David, Rabbi Mendel Mangel, and Rabbi Avi Richler.

7. Yad b’Yad honorees were (front, from left), Ally Pollack, Mira Aumiller, Pam Rosenberg, Dov Levy Issac, Marla Deibler, Jenni Provda, Karen Kaplan, and (middle row, from left), Tamari Ovadia, Ben Ovadia, Sabrina Spector, Miriam Shapiro, Allison Harris, Susan Glassman, Anne Goodman, Jamie Dollinger, Jaime Dutkin, Sam Dutkin, Chris Boyd, Bradford Bobrin, Tami Bobrin, with (rear, from left), Larry Gottlieb, Elon Elisha, guest Aaron Greenberg, Brandon Ettinger, and past honoree Brian Sattinger. Also at the event were honorees Rob Hirsch, Uri Halle, and Paula Goldberg. 7. Yad b’Yad honorees were (front, from left), Ally Pollack, Mira Aumiller, Pam Rosenberg, Dov Levy Issac, Marla Deibler, Jenni Provda, Karen Kaplan, and (middle row, from left), Tamari Ovadia, Ben Ovadia, Sabrina Spector, Miriam Shapiro, Allison Harris, Susan Glassman, Anne Goodman, Jamie Dollinger, Jaime Dutkin, Sam Dutkin, Chris Boyd, Bradford Bobrin, Tami Bobrin, with (rear, from left), Larry Gottlieb, Elon Elisha, guest Aaron Greenberg, Brandon Ettinger, and past honoree Brian Sattinger. Also at the event were honorees Rob Hirsch, Uri Halle, and Paula Goldberg.

8. YAD Committee members celebrating a successful event were (from left), Michael Berk, Nicole Berk, Yad b’Yad Chair Jodi Berman, YAD Director Haleh Rabizadeh Resnick, Jen Plevinsky, Jamie Richman, and Sean Litz. Not pictured: Sam Dutkin, Amy Halickman, Jenni Provda, Rachel Shmuts, Rob Shmuts, Rabbi Yitzchok Kahan, Baily Kahan, David Wolf, Lauren Wolf, and Leor Walche. 8. YAD Committee members celebrating a successful event were (from left), Michael Berk, Nicole Berk, Yad b’Yad Chair Jodi Berman, YAD Director Haleh Rabizadeh Resnick, Jen Plevinsky, Jamie Richman, and Sean Litz. Not pictured: Sam Dutkin, Amy Halickman, Jenni Provda, Rachel Shmuts, Rob Shmuts, Rabbi Yitzchok Kahan, Baily Kahan, David Wolf, Lauren Wolf, and Leor Walche.

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