2021 Heschel Vision Awards honoring Tara Huffman, DC Initiative on Racial Equity, Joanna Silver, and keynote speaker Representative Jamie Raskin

Thank you to our 2021 Heschel Sponsors

Updated November 7, 2021

Inspirer
Debbie Goldman
Fran Goldman

Builder
Robert Barkin and Cathy Shaw
Anita Lampel and Daniel Metlay

Believer
Jeff Blum
Ruth Ellen Goodman
Lisa Greenman and Paul Leder
Karen and Brendan Herron
Michael Rubin

Sustainer
Jules Bernstein and Linda Lipstett
Claire Landers and Steve Falk
Dan Mauer and Shoshana Gitlin
JUFJ Montgomery County Leadership Council
Office of the Federal Public Defender
Judy and Steven Richman
Temple Emanuel Community Social Action Council
Bruce and Susan Turnbull

Partner
Lester B. Baltimore
Chacon Center for Immigrant Justice at Maryland Carey Law
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
Gabe Kravitz and Yael Smiley
Marilyn Kresky-Wolff and Mark Wolff
Kathy Krieger
Tim Lipman
Jo Shifrin and Jethro Lieberman
Joanna Silver
United Food and Commercial Workers Local 400

Supporter
Debbie and Michael Amster
Vivian and Raymond Bass
Brandy Brooks for Montgomery County Council At-Large
Joel Cohen
DC Action
David Glaser
Jody and Sheila Harburger
The Herbekian and Zinn Family
Wendy Kahn
Kehila Chadasha
Joan A. Kuriansky
Steve Metalitz
Joshua and Nicole Mintz
Rabbi David Shneyer and the Am Kolel Jewish Renewal Community
Margaret Siegel
Arleen and Robert Silver
Solace for Sistas
Temple Sinai DC
Carol Stern and Miriam Eisenstein

Friend
Avodah: The Jewish Service Corps
Diana Conway
Jayme and Jerry Epstein
Bobby Gravitz
Beverly Lehrer
Sonya Schwartz, Sonya & Partners, LLC
Marion and Michael Usher

Patron
Joan Alpert
Ellen Balser
Baltimore Jewish Green & Just Alliance
Rebecca Barson
Steven Beckman
Rabbi Stephanie Bernstein and Henry Winokur
Joel and Vicki Breman
Charly Carter, Democracy Initiative
Shelly and Eric Cooper
Ian and Caroline Smith DeWaal
Toby Ditz and Mark Martin
Michelle and Glenn Engelmann
Becca Epstein
David and Bobbi Fishback
Isabel Friedenzohn
Diane Gardsbane and Paul Sully
Lisa Happ and Alexandra Stein
Ann Hoffman
Trish Kent
Jerry Kickenson and Kathleen Michels
Iris and Michael Lav
Ellen and Paul Lazar
Anne Lessy and Alex Rabb
Phillip Levy
Jen Lewy and Greg Lewis
Mark and Melissa Litwin
Laura Loeb
Janeane and Eric Marks
Rachel Nadelman, Anthony and Ella Lauren
Adina Rosenbaum
Rabbi Adam Rosenwasser
Jeffrey Rubin and Michele Bloch
Shelley Sadowsky
Joe Sandler
Marla Schulman
Rabbi Sid Schwarz and Sandy Perlstein
Susan Schwirck
Rabbi Gerry Serotta and Dr. Cynthia Arnson
Rabbi Shira Stutman and Russell Shaw
Michele Sumka
Tikvat Israel and Rabbi Marc Israel
Nadine Wettstein
Noah Wofsy
Fran Zamore

Community Sponsor
Agudas Achim Congregation
Jill and Jay Alexander
Eti and Paul Bardack
Sue Berman
Julian Blair
Carol Bloomberg and Robert Lubran
John Boardman
Lauren Case
Colleen Devlin and Rick Rosenthal
Disability Rights Maryland
County Executive Marc B. Elrich
Timothy Ernst and Grace Manubay
Fabrangen
The Fain Family
Melissa Coretz Goemann
Nancy and Joel Goodman
Candace Groudine
Tracie and David Guy-Decker
Dale Kaufman
Matt and Regina Koch
Kesh Ladduwahetty and Mary Beth Tinker
Senator Susan C. Lee, Maryland State Senate
Judith and Doris Lelchook-Lohmann
Anna Tubiash Levy
Elizabeth Lower-Basch
Elizabeth Margosches
Daniel Michelson-Horowitz
Rabbi Phil and Ruth Miller
Emily Moiduddin
Yael Nagar and Daniel Chudnow
Katherine Newberger
Jo-Ann Orlinsky
Public Engagement Associates
Delegate Pamela Queen
Heidi Rhodes
Harry Schwirck
Dianne and Perry Seiffert
Sirine Shebaya
Sheryl Silver
Michelle Spencer
Debbie Spielberg
Kate Sugarman
Holly Syrrakos
Stephen Turow
Ruth Wattenberg and David Kusnet
Matthew Weinstein
Alec Worsnop
Scott Zeger

Promoter 1
Anonymous
Sherry Glazer
Mindy Hecker
Elaine Mondschein
Rabbi Salem Pearce
Perception Institute
Carol S. Rosenblatt
Margie Simon
Michael Wenger

Promoter 2
Viviana Azar
David Borden
Lesley Chavkin
Argentine Craig
Sharon Doner-Feldman
Sarah Feinberg
Gail Goldblat
Ruthanne Kaufman
Elissa Laitin
Sheldon Laskin and Fran Ludman
Paula Lewis
Thomas and Marsha Lillie-Blanton
Dr. Rosebeth Marcou
Shelley Moskowitz and David Mackoff
Melissa Rothstein
Rabbi Bob and Loretta Saks
Patty Snee
Hazzan Dr. Ramón Tasat and Roanne Pitluk
Hannah Weilbacher and Logan Bayroff

Promoter 3
Anonymous
Marla Banov
Linda Bergofsky and Donald Street
Amanda Berhaupt-Glickstein and Jesse Glickstein
Ilhan Cagri
Jess Champagne and Max Toth
Elaine and Michael Diamond
Ariel Drehobl
Eddie and Rachel Eitches
Lori Feldman
Becky and Brian Freiman remembering Elissa Froman z”l
Gloria Froman
Janice Gordon
Marci E. Greenstein
Bill Halpern and Naomi Weiss
Rifka Handelman and Kate Epstein
Jane Handler
Molly Hauck
John Huennekens
Sandra D. Johnson
Ruti Kadish
Nikki Kaplan
Richard Kaplowitz
Ethel Kessler/Kessler Design
Joan King
Charles Koplik and Sue Tafler
Cheryl Kovalsky
Ellen Kramarow and Jared Garelick
Robert Landau
Larry Lawrence
Susan and Norman Levine
Mike R. Lewis
Glenn Marcus
Jenean McKay
Abel Nuñez
Bernard and Tina Rabbino
Judy Raybon
Shoshana Risman and David Manowitz
Harriet F Rubinson
Susan Russell
Alan and Lauren Sachs
Amy Schussheim
Bobbi Shulman
The Szekely Family
Martin Thomas
Janis Warren
Anne Willenborg
Catherine Zaranis

Become a Heschel Vision Awards sponsor

Becoming a Heschel sponsor is a powerful way to show your support for economic and racial justice work rooted in Jewish values. Sponsors’ names will be listed in our digital program and we’ll thank all our sponsors during the live event. Some sponsorships also come with incredible benefits, including dinner and wine for everyone at your table!

Becoming a Heschel sponsor also means you’ll be supporting JUFJ’s organizing for racial and economic justice all year long. This year’s event is free, which means we’re depending more than ever on supporters like you to deepen your commitment to this work and become a sponsor. You can use the form below to sponsor and to reserve your free tickets.