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Alumni Giving

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Thank you for supporting the Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School. Our partnership with alumni is what enables CESJDS to be the extraordinary educational institution and community it has become. We are united by our shared Jewish values and history.

There are many ways that you can support our promise to produce graduates who emerge with the confidence, compassion, and knowledge to build a life infused with purpose and meaning. Through the lens of their personal Jewish identity, our alumni contribute to a vibrant, enduring future.

Ma'ayan Alumni Campaign

The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School Ma’ayan Alumni Campaign provides educational and extracurricular enhancements such as: championship athletics, pluralistic holiday celebrations, a robust tuition assistance program, and the arts.

CESJDS gratefully acknowledges the following alumni and alumni parents who contributed to the 2019 Ma’ayan Alumni Campaign

Anonymous (28) Terri & Wayne Kramer
Susan & Issac Abraham Linda & Ken Kraner
Dr. Barbara & Rabbi A. Nathan Abramowitz The Krantz Family
Wendi & Daniel '82 Abramowitz Lauren & Michael '90 Krauthamer *
Monica & Gavin Abrams Alan Kravitz
Stacey & Jason Adler Beri & Saul '78 Kravitz
Brent R. Ain Marjorie & Lawrence Kravitz
Rabbi Rachel Ain '95 and Rabbi David Levy Talya Kravitz '16
Lisa & Daniel '78 Akman Alon Krifcher '10 *
Lori Bernstein & Jack Ansaldi Avital Krifcher '17 *
Melissa & Mark '88 Arking Jocelyn & Danny Krifcher
Viviane L. Arking Connie & Jay Krupin
Cookie & Zion Avissar Deborah Snyder '83 & Giorgio Kulp *
Nehama Babin Deborah Katz & Ruben Lamdany
Melanie '92 & David Bachrach Bess '92 & Leor '90 Landa *
Brock Bader '14 Matthew Landy '18 *
Livia & David Bardin Roz & Chuck Landy
Ryan Barinbaum '05 Tammy Glatz Landy '89 & Jon Landy '91 *
Robyn & Jeremy '89 Bash Rabbi Jonah & Lenore Layman
The Ozur Bass Family Jolie & Vladimir Lechtman
Elisa, David, Jared & Ryan Bauman Paula & Michael Lefkowitz
Alicia Sullivan & Michael Baumstein Saradona & Leonard Lefkowitz
Julie & Steve Becker Belinda & Adam Lehman
Oksana & Rabbi Matthew Bellas Sheila & Elihu Leifer
Jenny Belson '18 Melissa Lerman '92 & Eric Berger
Shelly & Jerry Belson Alexa & Jonathan Lerner
Tammy Ben Haim '91 & Gavin Rabinowitz Aliza '85 & Jon Lerner
Amy '07 & Aquiba Benarroch * Allison & Brad Lerner
Claudine & Claude Bennaim Linor & Jonathan '92 Levav *
Sarah '93 & Mark Benor Dan Levine '98
Mindy & Louis '83 Berger Susan & Marc Levine
Paul S. Berger Ali '94 & Charles Levingston
Elyse & Jeffrey Bernstein Cheryl & Mark Levitt
Lisah '82 & David '82 Bernstein Kay Klass & Mark Levitt
Marilyn Bier Max Levitt '07 *
Wendie Rosofsky & Mark Bilsky Rise H. Ain & Michael R. Levy
Reuven Birnkrant '03 * Annette & Marc Lieber
Anna & Jerome Blask Daniel Lieber '04 *
Sondra & Stewart Block Maya Lieber '12 *
Dr. Philip & Faith Bobrow Rachel Lieber '06 & Keith Hofmann *
Joyce Kammerman & Larry Boles Sharon & Steven Lieberman
Abigail Bortnick '99 Leah '04 & Josh '04 Lipsky *
Debby & Gary Bortnick Julie & Marvin Liss
Debra Vodenos & Samuel Boxerman Rhona & Eddie Longman
Dan S. Brandenburg Sue & Robb '94 Longman
Brickman Family The Loshin Family
Neville Brodie '11 * Molly A. Meegan & Abbe D. Lowell
Lenore & Jonathan Bromberg Elise Kleinwaks & Eric Luftman
Caren Bromberg Bach '91 Yael Luttwak '90 *
Shira Jacobson Broms '04 & Ross Broms Rabbi Jonathan & Julie Maltzman
Ruth & Benjamin Burka Rebecca Maltzman '01 & Michael Maya *
Rhona & David Byer Zak Maltzman '03 *
Sharon Byer '06 * Jacob Marder '05
Gilly & Jonathan Cannon Amy & Ben '92 Margolis
Amy & Rick Cantor Bethesda MRI & CT
Stephanie Cantor '08 * Karen & Bob Meister
Jacqueline Eyl & Leonard Chanin Emily Meister Odesser '09 & Adam Odesser *
Bunny & Jerome Chapman Jennifer Loew Mendelson & Daniel Mendelson '82
Olga Charnaya '02 & David Olson Tammy Mendelson
Gabrielle Charnoff '10 * Jon Mervis '01 *
Lisa & Jonathan Charnoff Sharon S. Metro
Jodi & Geoff '92 Chesman * Julia & Martin Meyers
Helaine Resnick & Darrell Chodorow Sheryl Rosensky Miller & Lee Miller
Brittany Cines '09 * Rachel Milner Gillers '94 & David Gillers *
Lisa & Larry Cines Gail Daumit & Ron Minsk
Sharone & Corey '07 Cines * Miriam Minsk '17
Erica Cohen '01 & Alan Kaplan * Abigail Mintz '17
Debbi Schnitzer Cooper '93 * Helaine Greenfeld & Richard Mintz
Herschel Cutler Judye Yellon & Benton Mirman
Nancy & Jonathan '92 Cutler * Suzanne '01 & Noah Mishkin *
Susan Kushner & Mark Czarnolewski Shani '87 & Jonathan Missner *
Ellen Darr Lynn & Randy Morgan
Melissa Goldman Davidson '86 & Alan Davidson * Terri Zall '81 & Ken Morris
Lisa & Robert Davis Stephanie & Jonah Roodman Murdock
Marina & Paul Denicoff Jill D. Myers
Sarah & Richard Dine The Nadaner Family
Luba & Dmitriy 94 Dinits * Ruth Sragow Newhouse: In Memory of Joseph David Newhouse '92
Hadar & Michael Edelstien Rachel '01 & Sruly Oberstein *
Gary Ehrlich '86 * Natasha '94 & Jason Oksenhendler
Deborah Skolnick Einhorn & Marshall Einhorn '94 * Alisa & Avi '94 Oler *
Stuart E. Eizenstat Cheryl '87 & Todd Pearce
Carolyn Elefant Kathy & Rick '86 Penn *
Dr. Shulamith R. Elster Andrea & Jeremy '94 Perler
Gayle & Jonathan '81 Elster Harriet & Ira Platt
Tamar & Justin '04 Epner * Adina Pollak '15
Dina Epstein '97 & Eitan Levisohn * Janet Meyers & Mark Pollak
Karen & Robert Epstein Jennifer Latz & Jonathan Polon '92 *
Tamar & Jeremy '91 Epstein Marilyn & Ira Polon
Kira Epstein Begal '00 & Billy Begal * D Rebecca Prevots
Rachel Evans '15 Jane & Larry Prigal
Ellen & Stephen Exelbert Rebecca '78 & Richard Prigal
Jordan Fabian '05 Rebecca '78 & Richard Prigal
Wendy Fanaroff Dina Rabinovitz '15
Becki Farber '91 & Adam Pearlman Francine Strauss & Joel Rabinovitz
Eve Farren Farber & David Farber Hannah '09 & Harrison Rae *
Carol & Jack Feder Dorie '01 & Jacob '01 Ravick *
Jordana Ravick '98 & Eric Feder '98 Becky Reed '87 & Barry Pollack
Rachel '01 & Pete Federowicz * Rabbi Deborah Reichmann '89 & Jason, Naomi, and Jonathan Gould *
Mindy & Steven Feirman Orna '78 & Randy Reiner
Dore Feith '14 * Sarah Roark
Doug Feith Alison Dorsky & Gary Robinson
Gena and Daniel '02 Feith Madison Roll '13 *
Sarah & David '05 Feith Rabbi David & Natalie Merkur Rose
Beth & Robert Feldgarden Deborah Topol Rosenberg '89 & Lawrence Rosenberg
Karen & Baruch Fellner Erika Dickstein & Todd Rosenberg '89
Nechama & Michael '93 Fellner Joan & Marvin Rosenberg
Kate Grossman & Peter Fidler '90 Meryl '78 & Sam Rosenberg
Shira & Michael '98 Fishman * Jessica & Adam Roth
Ilana Bar-Levav & David Fogel Mark Roz '89
Orit Frenkel & Claude Fontheim MollyBeth, Stuart, Joey, & Benny Rushfield
Amy & Eric '93 Forseter * Olga & Eugene Ryzhikov
Annette & Bernie Forseter Betty & Sam Sandler
Amy & Chuck '91 Fox * Estaire & Avram Schachter
Sarah Kagan & Henry Fox Diane & Howard Schilit
Beth '83 & David Frank * Jenna & Jonathan '01 Schilit *
Judy & Jerry Frank Suzanne Schilit '04 *
Rebecca Friedland '08 & Joel Finbloom '08 Stacy Mensh Schlactus '87 & David Schlactus
Megan & Adam '97 Friedlander * Alex '98 & Dan '98 Schnitzer *
Daniella & Marc Friedman Evonne & Elliot Schnitzer
Kendl Friedman '06 * Ingrid & Zvi Schoenburg
The Frisch Family Diana Schonfeld '02 *
Lisa Frydman Suzanne & Josh Schonfeld
Shira Gabry-Kalikow '06 & Adam Kalikow * Danielle Fellner & Aaron Schooler '06 *
Gayle Schwartz & Larry Garber Frances Marshall & Lewis Schrager
Haskell Garon '03 Annie Schreiber
Jonathan Garon '05 Rachel '89 & Daniel '89 Schreiber
Lenore & Philip Garon Liz Schrayer & Jeffrey Schwaber
Bonni Berger & Eran Gasko Karen & Wayne Schwartz
Callie B. Gass Shira & Daniel '93 Schwartz *
Gail Levine & Ian Gershengorn Sue & Arnie Schwartz
Beth & David Gershman Joel Schwarz
Ellen Solomon Ginsberg '95 * Rabbi Sid Schwarz & Sandy Perlstein
Ashley & Danya '02 Ginsburg Joanna '88 & Reed Sexter
Rachel Geiger Ginsburg '93 & Craig Ginsburg Stanley Shaloff
Rifka Glatz Robin & Dan Shapiro
Marcia '85 & Scott Glickman * Dafna '09 & Matt Sherman *
Amy & Ed Godin Navid '86 & Kamran Shooshani *
Gabe Godin '96 * Robbie Shorr '13
Sophia Godin '17 The Shoyer Family
Sanford L. Gold Pam & Darryl Shrock
Judy & Joel Goldberg Jamie Siegal
Laurie Strongin & Allen Goldberg Diana & Evan Siegel
Rabbi Sheryl Katzman & Rabbi Elliot Goldberg '87 * Joanne Silberg '03 & Gerry Atkinson
Adam Goldfarb '11 * Mira & Eric '95 Silberg *
Elissa & Saul '78 Goldfarb Ruth Vogel Silberg & Jay Silberg
Noemi Schor & Michael Goldfarb '05 * Irene & Dan Simpkins
Scott Goldfarb '07 * David Bruce Smith Family Foundation
Aileen J. Goldstein '96 * Scott Snider '91 *
Diane Hirsch & Dan Goldstein Lynn Shapiro Snyder & Jeffrey Snyder
Joanne & Norman Goldstein Rochelle Sobel
Amy & Eugene Goott Jayme A. Sokolow
Samantha & Jonathan Gordon The Solkowitz Family
The Gorodetzky Family Ian Solomon '05 *
June & Stuart Graff Phyllis & Steve Solomon
Jill & Robert Granader The Solomon Family
Jennifer Zuckerman Grant '92 & Fred Grant * Stuart Stahler
Heather & Ben '97 Greenblum * Rabbi Ilyse Kramer and Rabbi Sonya Starr
Joseph Greene '03 * Melvin Stern
Dara Greenwald '18 Debbie Mirman Stillman '95 & Dan Stillman
Judyth S. Groner Susan & Brad Stillman
Jacob Gross '16 Joanna Liss '01 & Ari Strait '01 *
Rebecca Musher Gross & Jonathan Gross Michelle & Steven Stravitz
Nellie & Joel Grover Rabbi Shira Stutman '91 & Russell Shaw *
Malka & Herbert Gutterman Amy & Judry Subar
Rebecca '96 & Eric Hall * Zachary Subar '04
Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Halpern Laurie & Bob Sunshine
Emily D. Hamburger '09 Margot & Phil Sunshine
Nancy & Paul Hamburger Bronia & Sergey Svoysky
Hannah Handloff '15 Gabriel Swagel '16
Rachel & Rich Handloff Wendy & Andy Swire
Sophie Handloff '18 Gregory Teitel '91 *
Sally & Dan Heckelman Sheryl Sternberg & Paul Tilles
Toby & Edwin Heilweil Ariana Heideman Tipograph '00 & Joseph '98 Tipograph *
Hope & Carey '03 Heller * Jennifer & Stuart '01 Tipograph *
Linda & Matt '90 Heller Yoel Tobin & Stacy Weiner
Deborah Neipris Hendler & Clifford Hendler Barbara & Allan Topol
David Herman '11 * Stacey & David '84 Topol *
Adam Hochman '90 Julia Korenman & Howard Tracer
Shira '94 & Eric Hochman * Rebecca Goldstein '05 & Alexander Tuvin '05 *
Yaniv Hoffman '09 Lori & Les Ulanow
Denyse Tannenbaum & Jamie Horwitz The Leish-Wandersman Family
Terri '81 & David Hurley * Elizabeth Warrick '17
Laura & Marc Ingber Alysse Weinberg '16
Ilya Iofin '95 David Weinberg '11 *
Denise & Sheldon Iskow Robin Hettleman & Matthew Weinberg
Tsila Kirsh & Brian Israel Sharon Zuckerman Weinberg '88 & Joshua Weinberg
Ann Jacobs Miriam & Micha '01 Weinblatt *
Trudy & Howard Jacobson Abby '05 & Gabi '05 Weisel *
Danielle '97 & Aaron Jeweler * Barbara & David Weisel
Peshi & Itzhak Kadosh Devra '89 & Dr. Avi Weiss *
Michal & David '91 Kahan Laura Blumenfeld & Baruch Weiss
Ellen & David '86 Kaminow Jennifer & Howard '89 Weitzner
Claudia & Ari '89 Kandel * Marcie '92 & Scott Wertlieb
Melanie & Rami '87 Kandel * Sue & Howard Wilchins
Yael Septee Kane & Donald Kane Melissa & Ari '88 Wilkenfeld *
Amy & Phil Kaplan Suzanne & Jonathan Wilkenfeld
Don Kaplan & Evelyn Karson in honor of Joshua Kaplan '08 Jackie '99 &  Adam Williamowsky *
Lawrence D. Kaplan Lauren Shaham & Ariel Winter
Rachel & Joe Katz Ina & Joe Young
Vera & Menachem Katz Ramesh & Farid Zadeh
Max Kershner '11 * Carol Zall '84
Carol & Sherwin Kevy Rochelle M. Zall
Marcia Handler & Doug Klayman Terri Zall '81 & Ken Morris *
Jeannie Engel & Bruce Klein Cindy & Rick Zitelman
Rhonda Kleiner Shelby Zitelman  '03 & Dan Stamm *
Jean Milbauer & Bill Knapp Amy Zitelman Hersch '07 & Darren Hersch *
Carolyn & Herbert Kolben Jaclyn '06 & Omri Horvitz *
Rebecca '95 & Aaron Kotok Anna & Jason '92 Zuckerman
Debbie & Louis Kovalsky Nicole Bergen & Andrew Zuckerman '95 *
Jordan Kovalsky '10 * Susan & Alan Zuckerman
Rabbi Evan & Jodi Krame Lynn Charytan & Mark Zweben
   
*Denotes Lion's Den Members