Donors

The Jewish Partisan Educational Foundation gratefully acknowledges these donors whose 2018 gifts bring the legacy of the Jewish partisans to young people everywhere — inspiring them to combat antisemitism and oppression in their own lives.

Legacy Donors: $25,000+

Schaina and Josephina Lurje Memorial Foundation 
In memory of Schaina and Josephina Lurje, killed by the Nazis at Rumbala, Latvia

Gertrude Stein

Partron Donors: $10,000 to $17,999

Ewa and S. Daniel Abraham
In honor of Henryka Bell and Jewish partisan Aron Bell

Aviva and Charles Blaichman
In memory of Jewish partisan Cesia Blaichman (z’’l)

Frank Blaichman (z''l)
In memory of Jewish partisan Cesia Blaichman (z’’l)

Deborah Lee Charatan and Steven Holm
In honor of Jewish partisan Rose Holm and in memory of Jewish partisan Joseph Holm (z''l)

Matthew Clay and Steve Farber
In honor of Debrah Lee Charatan and Steven Holm

The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany, Inc.

Mem Dryan Bernstein
In honor of Elliott Felson

Sherry and Joseph
In memory of Jewish partisan Donald Felson (z''l)

Suzanne and Elliott Felson
In memory of Jewish partisan Donald Felson (z''l)

First American Title Insurance Company

Eileen Grevey Hillson and Dr. David Hillson
In honor of JPEF's Screening of Uprising and its New Study Guide

Paul Orbuch
In memory of Jewish partisan Sonia Orbuch (z''l)

Bella Sekons
In memory of Jewish partisan Cesia Blaichman (z''l)

Diane and Howard Wohl

Guardian Donors $5,000 to $9,999

Carolyn and Andrew Albstein
In honor of Debrah Lee Charatan and Steven Holm

Hannah S. and Samuel A. Cohn Memorial Foundation

Shelley Cohn and Bennett Schmidt

Tzippy and Dr. Jack Gruber
In memory of Jewish partisan Samuel Gruber (z''l)

Danielle and Harry Karten
In memory of Jewish partisans Julia and Isidore Karten (z''l)

Barbara and Richard Rosenberg
In honor of Elliott Felson

The Milton and Sophie Meyer Fund

Sustaining Donors: $2,500 to $4,999

Adam Berkowitz
In honor of the screening of Uprising and the release of JPEF's Uprising Study Guide

Jessica and Michael Eisler
In memory of Henry Greenspan (z''l)

Lainee and Leonard Engel

Pamela Feldman Ein
In memory of Jewish partisan Stan Felson (z''l)

Minnie and Samuel Feldman Charitable Foundation

Rick Felson
In memory of Jewish partisan Donald Felson (z''l)

Ilysa and Jason Goldblatt

Cathy and Gary Jacob

Harriett and John Michael

Lisa and John Pritzker Family Fund

The Pomeranc Family

Barbara and Allie Resnik
In memory of Jewish partisans Ruth and Irving Resnik (z''l)
In honor of Sam Salsz's 90th Birthday

Pam and Larry Tarica
In honor of Jon Avnet and JPEF's Uprising Study Guide

Chai Donors: $180 to $2,499

Gerald Barad

Johanna and Thomas Baruch

Drs. Sara and Charles Bedzow
In honor of Naomi Weiss' birthday 
In memory of George Mintzberg (z''l)
In memory of Rabbi Goldfein's father (z''l)
In memory of Leonard Padvis (z''l)

Albert and Ralph Berger
In honor of Erica Corbin
In honor of the Kirschner Family

Armyan Bernstein
In honor of Jon Avnet

Diane and Jeffry Bernstein

Margo and Mitchell Blutt
In support of JPEF's Uprising Study Guide and Film Screening

Janet Braff
In memory of Jewish partisan Sonia Orbuch (z''l)

Linda Brettler and Matthew Weiner
In honor of Jon Avnet and the release of JPEF's Uprising Study Guide

Marty Brounstein

Dr. Miriam and Henry Brysk

Eileen Chernow

Sheri Cohen and Charles Green
In memory of Jewish partisan Sonia Orbuch (z''l)

Sharon and Ed Cushman
In memory of Jewish partisan Sonia Orbuch (z''l)

Florence and Michael Edelstein

Donald Eisen

Miriam Engel

Rachel and Alan Engel

Shelley Erlich Holm and Dr. Paul Eric Hammershlag

Lisa and Ben Fagan

Barbara and Jeffrey Farber

Anita and Steve Feinstein
In honor of Jewish partisan Fania Wedro

Howard Felson
In memory of Jewish Partisan Stan Felson (z''l)

Leah and Adam Felson
In memory of Jewish partisan Donald Felson (z''l)

Mimi and Jeff Felson
In memory of Jewish partisan Stan Felson (z''l)

Sara Fishman

Stuart Fleishmann

Dr. Cheri Forrester
In memory of Miriam Paul (z''l)

Amy and Morton Friedkin

Gang, Tyne, Ramer and Brown Charitable Foundation
In honor of Jon Avnet and JPEF's Uprising Study Guide

Dr. Samuel Gelbart
In memory of Jewish partisan Sonia Orbuch (z''l)

Frances Ginsburg Wolf and Dr. Edwin Wolf
In honor of Jewish partisan Judith Ginsburg's birthday

Lev Ginsburg 
In honor of Jewish partisan Judith Ginsburg's birthday

Zepporah Glass

Naomi Glaubedman
In memory of Fred Konopko (z''l)

Janet and Murray Gordon

Helene Gradow Kingston and Abbi Kingston
In memory of Jewish partisan Jeffrey Gradow (z''l)

Michele and Steven Gradow
In memory of Jewish partisan Jeffrey Gradow (z''l)

Sarah and Michael Grossman

Martin Hertz

Paul Holm
In memory of Bella Holm (z''l) and of Jewish partisan Morris Holm (z''l)

Ada and James Horwich

Samuel Idas
In memory of Jewish partisan Leon Idas (z''l)

Interpublic Group

Jason Isaacs
In honor of Jon Avnet and JPEF's Uprising Study Guide

Seymour Israel
In memory of Gayle Israel (z''l)

Teresa and Herbert James
In memory of Jewish partisan Frank Blaichman (z''l)

Rosalie and Ralph Joel

Vicki and Scott Kahn
In honor of Elliott Felson

Lily Kanter and Marc Sarosi

Irina Kazimirsky and Felix Gofman
In honor of son Michael Gofman

Nicola and Jordan Kerner
In honor of Jon Avnet and JPEF's Uprising Study Guide

Lisa King
In memory of Miriam Paul (z''l) who loved Paul Orbuch and respected his dedication to JPEF

Estelle Kirsch

Linda Koffman
In memory of Isadore ben Regina (z''l)
In memory of Jewish partisan Sonia Orbuch (z''l)

Congregation Kol Shofar
In memory of Jewish partisan Sonia Orbuch (z''l)

Isaac Kot

Bonnie and Stuart Kotler
In memory of Jewish partisans Leah and Abraham Kotler (z''l)

Jesse Lazowski
In honor of brother Jonah Lazowski

Julie and David Levine
In honor of Elliott Felson

Sharon and Jay Levy

Sonia and Henry Lieberman
In memory of Celina Lieberman (z''l) and Jewish partisan Nathan Lieberman (z''l)
In memory of Esther and Joseph Krosberg (z''l)

Jeffrey Louis

Rachel and Brian Lustbader
In memory of Jewish partisan Frank Blaichman (z''l)

Sharon and Elliott Maluth

Barbara Meislin

Susan Mendelsohn and Jack Lutsky
In honor of Elliott Felson

Gila and Adam Milstein

Susan Moldow

The Moll Family
In memory of Jewish partisan Willie Moll (z''l)

Nan Potter
In memory of Jewish partisan Frank Blaichman (z''l)

Laura and Jonathan Raiffe
In memory of Jewish partisan Benjamin Bedzow (z''l)

Helen and Stuart Reilly
In memory of Jewish partisan Sonia Orbuch (z''l)

Barbara and Roger Richter and Children Fund
In memory of Jewish partisan Mala Zamorczenska Richter (z''l)

Marilyn Robie and Arthur Shechet
In memory of Jewish partisan Sonia Orbuch (z''l)

Katie and Amnon Rodan

Arlene and Robert Rosenberg
In honor of Steven Holm

Jenna and Micah Rosenbloom
In memory of Jewish partisan Irving Levitt (z''l)

Steven Rosenblum
In honor of Sheri Rosenblum and her dedication and commitment to her work at JPEF

Sheri and Steven Rosenblum
In memory of Jewish partisan Sonia Orbuch (z''l)

Donna Roth and Larry Schnur
In honor of Jon Avnet and JPEF's Uprising Study Guide

Marilyn and Barry Rubenstein
In honor of Harry Karten

Susan Schwartz and Howard Muchnick

Cheri Senders and Marc Jacoby
In memory of Jewish partisans Brenda and Leon Senders (z''l)

Esther and William Schulder
In memory of Jewish partisan Rae Kushner (z''l) and Joseph Kushner (z''l)

Larry Schuman
In honor of Jon Avnet and JPEF's Uprising Study Guide

Fran and Howard Shapiro
In honor of Jane Cornell's 70th birthday
In honor of Bruce Weiner's 65th birthday
In memory of Tracy Gare (z''l)
In memory of George Mintzberg (z''l)
In memory of Michael Sigal (z''l)

Lindy and Gary Sitzmann

Allen Small
In honor of his family

Jenn and Tony Smorgen
In honor of Elliott Felson

Esther and Sanford Stadtler
In memory of Jewish partisan Sonia Orbuch (z''l)

Allan Starr
In honor of Steven Holm

Elizabeth Steimberg
In honor of Jewish partisan Rose Holm

David Strassler

Tama Tamarkin
In honor of Jewish partisan Judith Ginsburg's birthday

Svetlana and Alan Wasserman

Denise and Alan Wildes
In honor of Elliott Felson

Martha and Sanford Wishnev

Shelley Wollock and David Lerman

Anna Wrobel
In memory of Jewish partisan Sonia Orbuch (z''l)

Barak Wrobel

Hal Wrobel (z''l)
In memory of Jewish partisan Sonia Orbuch (z''l)

Shain Wrobel Fishman and Dr. Larry Fishman
In memory of Jewish partisan Sonia Orbuch (z''l)

Diane and Howard Zack

Lilly Zborowski Naveh and Avner Naveh
In memory of Diana and Eli Zborowski (z''l)

Robert Zelwin
In memory of Jewish partisans Ida and Samuel Zelwin (z''l)

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