Jewish History & Heritage Month

Westchester Jewish History and Heritage Month

 

Hosted by The Westchester County Board of Legislators, Chairman Benjamin Boykin II and the Westchester Jewish Council, this year's event took place on Monday, May 7, 2018 (22 Iyar) at the Michaelian Office Building in White Plains.  This year, Westchester Jewish Community Services was honored, and tribute paid to three members of its leadership, Alan Trager, Chief Executive Officer; Bernard Kimberg, Chief Operating Officer; Jan Fisher, Director of Government, Foundation and Agency Relations. 

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l-r, Elliot Forchheimer, Executive Director, Westchester Jewish Council; Susan Lewen, Director of Development, Westchester Jewish Community Services (WJCS); Lisa Roberts, President, Westchester Jewish Council; Alan Trager, CEO, WJCS; Jan Fisher, Director of Government, Foundation and Agency Relations, WJCS; Bernie Kimberg, COO, WJCS

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The 2017 event took place on May 8, 2017, and honored UJA-Federation on its Centennial with a tribute to

  • Donald Fleishaker, Lay leader, UJA Federation of NY in Westchester & Honorary Director, Westchester Jewish Council
  • Martine Fleishman, Regional Chair, UJA Federation of NY in Westchester
  • Frank Hassid, Executive Director, Harold and Elaine Shames Jewish Community Center on the Hudson 

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l-r,  Lisa Roberts, Westchester Jewish Council President, Donald Fleishaker, Martine Fleishman, Sue Baer, Event Chairperson, Frank Hassid, Richard Spitz, Executive Director, UJA-Federation of NY in Westchester. 


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