Temple Israel 80th
A Community of Generations
On Saturday, November 17th, 2018, the Temple Israel community gathered to celebrate the 80th anniversary of a community of generations. Honored at this Gala were past presidents Arnie Freedman and Ed Hershfield, and Rabbi Leslie Gordon, who has been part of our community for 21 years.
The evening’s entertainment featured musical performances by Kol Kinor and Shir Rhythm; and special musical guest Cantor Emeritus Steven Dress, and introductions and reflections from the three honorees.
With gratitude to event co-chairs Marlene & Gary Perkins and committee: Sandy & Neil Aronson; Miriam & Larry Blankstein; Donna & Rob Carver; Debbi & Michael Coran; Linda & Tom Garnitz; Tiziana & Michael Getz; Judy & Rich Goldman; Cindy & Joe Levy; and Andrea Lavender & Mark Popovsky. Many others helped behind the scenes to make the evening a sensational success.