Thank You to Our Heschel Donors


We are grateful to our donors for their generous gifts to Heschel.  (List current as of 6-30-17)   



Gifts of $50,000+
Anonymous (1)
Ellie and Mark Lainer
   Lainer Family Foundation
Marcia Israel Foundation
Jodi and Greg Perlman
Gifts of $18,000-$49,999
Annie ('96) and Scott Austin
Dan Bane -Trader Joe's Company
Ron Blanc
Melanie and Marc Cohen
Melissa and Richard Darwish
Ashley and Paul Frank
Heschel Day School Parent Organization
Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles
Shannon and Jack Massachi 
Stacy ('82) and Bryan Palbaum
Marcy ('93) and Doran Tajkef
Elissa and Matthew Windisch
Gifts of $10,000-$17,999
Rebecca and Andrew Apfelberg
Karen ('87) and Ron Brigel
Lizzie and Max Calne
Alyce and Philip de Toledo
Darren Enenstein
Toby and Aaron Feit
Felicia ('87) and Dr. Jason Greenspan
Michele and Mitch Kaufman
Wendy ('85) and Nisso Khabie
Dana and Larry ('85) Kligman
Lynne and Jeff ('82) Lainer
Linda and Glenn Levie
Walter B. Lindheimer Charitable Foundation
Jennifer and Gil Wazana
Gifts of $5,000-$9,999
Appelbaum Family
Phyllis and Sanford Beim
Sara and David Bergstein
Mary and Jeffrey Berns
Builders of Jewish Education
Karen Furie
Christina and Ron Gertz
Susan and Howard Groff
Kimberly and Jeremy Helfand
Nancy and Jonathan Littman
Milken Family Foundation
Gila and Adam Milstein
   Milstein Family Foundation
Barbra and Paul ('84) Neinstein
O'Melveny and Myers
Wendy and Benjamin Radd
Stefanie and Stuart Rosenthal
Rothschild Family
Kirsten and Dimitri Salin
Kim and Darryl Schall
Rebecca and Todd Waldman
Gifts of $2,500-$4,999
Sheri and Michael Abelson
Susan ('82) Kussin and Gregory Bordo
Bobbie and Dr. Lee Clark
Ronit and Michael Cohen
Faith and Jonathan Cookler
Cooper Family
Sylvie and Mark Deutsch
Judy and Leslie Eber
Janet and Jake Farber
Suzi and Dr. George Fischmann 
   and Fischmann Family Foundation
Leslie and Rich Frank
Marlene (z"l) and Stephen Friedlander
Dr. Ora and Lance Gordon
Beth and Jan Goren
Annamarie and Chris Griffin
Jodi ('87) and Robert Groff
Manny Kaplan
Jodi and Jeremy ('87) Karpel
Amy ('87) and Jon Konheim
Lani ('84) and Jeff Kreshek
Lisa Lainer-Fagan ('81) and Brian Fagan
Noemi and Aric ('82) Lasky
Dorothy and Robert Lewis
Stephanie and Nick Payab
Tammy Shapiro ('83)
Shapiro Family Endowment 
Bonnie Smigel-Derin and Greg Derin
Priscilla Jenkins and Roger Stephens
Marlene Varnen
Suzanne and Bruce Weintraub
Stephanie and Michael ('85) Weisberg
Laura and Soheil Younai
Gifts of $1,000-$2,499
Anonymous (1)
Adelson Family
Yael ('93) and Yossi Afriat
Jerry Agam
Suzanne and Martin Altman
Shani and Jeremy Amen
Guita and Morad Amirieh
Rhoda and Robert Barnhard
Barbara and Jon Basalone
Debbie and Dr. Jason ('84) Bromberg
Janet and David Brown
Rebecca and Gabriel Brown
Browne Family
Danna and Adam Caldwell
California United Bank
Wald-Cohain Family
Dganit and Tamir Cohen
Joy and Eric Creditor
Sharon and Brian Davidoff
Dayle and Charles Dolginer
Osi Edri Barazani and Amnon Edri
Natalie Eiger ('93) and David Separzadeh
Rebekah and Howard Farber
Stephanie and Gregory Federbush
Jackie ('86) and Allan Fisher
Fleishman Family
Karen Macarah and Dan Freedman
Vivian and Andres Friedman
Laurie and Meir Gabbai
Julie and Gregg Gelfand
Karen Gorodetzky and Joe Genier
Nicole and Amir Giladi
Nathalie and Eran Gispan
Maureen, Harry and Josh ('05) Goldberg
Molly and Mark Goldberg
Goss Family
Alyson and Kenneth ('87) Graiwer
Joyce and Mike Greenspan
Jennifer ('96) Halpern and Lonny Olinick
Cynthia and Solomon Hamburg
Lisa and George Hess
Daniel Jaffe
Amy and Peter Jamieson
Gabriella and Jeffrey ('82) Kaplan
Kayne Anderson 
Landsbaum Family
Nadine and Steve Lavender
Drs. Roya and Alan Lewis
Maryann Lowery and Don List
Marilyn and Steve Markenson
Prianka Mizrahi and Igor Martinov
Amy and Harold Masor
Maayan and Adi McAbian
Carrie and Oren Mordkowitz
Bonnie and Jack Neinstein
Aimee and Brian Ostick
Nancy and Daniel ('83) Pardo
Kate and Ralph Peris
Linda and Jeff Resnick
Paula Riley and Steve Hall
Brittany and Ryan ('94) Rosen
Ruth and Al Rudis
Lynn and Wolf Scheck
Laurie and David Scher
Amanda and Jeremy Schwartz
Kim and Stephen ('88) Schwarz
Osnat and Shachar Shabtay
Lynn and Scott Shapiro
Tammy and Mark Shpall
Susan and Randy Snyder
Soleiman Family
Marcy Stempler
Beverly Sterman 
Felicity and Jonathan Swerdlow
Amy ('83) and Kevin Wernick
Betty and Ross Winn
Gifts of $500-$999
Anonymous (1)
Talia and Scott Abramovitch
Rochelle and Irving Ameti
Harold, Edye, and Adam ('13) Ash
Sylvia Bernstein-Tregub and Burt Tregub
Carla and Charles Blanc
Mary and Leon Blankstein
Lisa and Randy Bondar
Suzy and Stephen Bookbinder
Valery ('97) and Steven Booth
Michelle and Robert Cait
Sharon and Yossi Camu
Emily Coddington and Adam Cohen
Mimi and Jonathan ('01) Cohen
Talia and Warren ('92) Davidoff
Kathleen and Gil Dor
Drivewise Auto Inc.
Dr. Irv Edwards
Jade and Ronen ('91) Eiger
Liora and Guy Elhanani
Ellyn and Larry Elson
Fran and Neil Fagen
Kristi and Matt Fagen
Mariela and Jonathan Feldman
Adinah and Richard Finn
Barbara and Dr. Daniel Galaif
Jennifer Gaspar ('95)
Sharon and Bruce Gersh
Karen and Dr. Mark Getelman
Marit ('92) and Dan Gilbert
Melissa and Dan Glasser
Jody and David Goffin
Sara and Sharon Goldin
Eve and Cary Goldstein
Jamie Gomer
Sherri and Stuart Goodall
Doris and Ernie Goodman
Pearl Gorelick
Romi and Eric ('98) Goren
Julie and David Gottlieb
Joyce and Adam Grant
Lesley and Mickey Green
Ruth and Steve Greenbaum
Michael Greenfeld
Gurland Family
Jennifer and Joshua Haffner
Tami and Steve Haim
Tami and Eddie Harel
Lori Klein ('81) and Rick Hasen
Erin and Oren Hayun
Susanne Hedaya
Rebekah Hirschler ('81)
Andrea and Joshua ('86) Holo
Julie Kantrowitz
Debbie and Steve Katz
Jessica and Elan ('93) Klaristenfeld
Sybil and Byron Kohn
Susan and Bruce Konheim
Chen and Ran Krebs
Roni and Jeff Kritzberg
Sandra and Dr. Larry Kussin
Linda and Lewis Landau
Sheila and Dr. Martin Lasky
Sandra and Erez Leshem
Sharon and Uzi Levy
Gayle Liker
Revital Louk
Rochelle and Michael Mallen
Sandy and David Mandel
Meredith and Peter Marco
Joan Marcy
Marci and Guy Marom
Lara Martin
Tal McAbian
Sima Mizrahi
Jeff  Neinstein ('81) and Ray Joyce
Ellen and Reuven Nitka
Kimberly and Andrew O'Brien
Liat and Anthony Orshansky
Joyce and Phil Palbaum
Debbie and David Pill
Lya and Mark Pinkus
Stefanie and Jonathan Quaranta-Greenberg
Kathy and Peter Reynolds
Adele Reznikoff
Renee and Greg Robitshek
Polina and Brian Ross
Sarah and Dan Rothenberg
Peymaneh Rothstein
Bertha Anderson-Rubin and Mitchell Rubin
Lisa and Daniel Sabah
Ellie and David Sambol
Daniel Schochet
Carla Christofferson and Adam Shell
Lauren and Anton Sher
Jody Kussin and Steven Shoptaw
Beverly and Bob Shpall
Monique and David Shultz
Francesca and Brian Siegrist
Leslie and Robert Spellman
Tamara and Amit Stavinsky
Beryl and Mark Stevens
Valley Beth Shalom
Robin and Sheldon Wallach
Mindy and David Weiner
Brian Weisberg ('87)
Monique and Corey Weiss
Felice and Douglas Williams
Ruth and Stanley Zicklin
Ronit and Noam Ziv
Gifts up to $499
Anonymous (9)
Keren Aigen 
Teri and Sigmund Abelson
Jeanine and Fred Abrams
Lori and Mitchell Abramson
Julie and Andrew Adlen
Allie and Shay Akoka
Adi and Michael Alfandari
Robin Levitt-Alfasi and Asher Alfasi
Julia and Roy Allenstein
AmazonSmile Funds
Ruth and Ron Amen
American Jewish University
Robert Andrade
Rosalyn Pepper and Gerald Anenberg
Arnon Arad
Sharon and Barak Arbel
Assn. of Deputy District Attorneys
Jamie ('98) and Rami Assouline
Louis Avila
Sharon ('90) and Elon Avisar
Sue and Eytan Avisar
Jenny and Yigal Avrahamy
Flora and Asi Azami
Wendy and Darryn Barber
Barbara and Harry Barron
Ruth Bass
Melissa Beck
Elle Elrom Benami and Mayan ('92) Benami
Laura and Brian Berger
Esther Berger
Rona and Roger Berger
Phyllis and Ben Berkley
Adir Bernshtein ('11)
Ben Bernshtein ('08)
Sapir Bernshtein ('14)
Osnat and Yariv Bernstein
Sandra Bernstein
Debra Bianculli and Dominic Quagliozzi
Pamela Blattner
Michael Blum
Marlena and Joel Boardman
Jacqueline Khorasanee and Nicholas Borm
Alexander Bowman
Elaine and Gerald Braffman
Leah Craft and Matthew Braffman
Donna and Mike Bromberg
Cheryl Bronstein
Adena Tessler-Brooks ('85) and Eric Brooks
Renee and Don Brownstein
Sherry and Ken Brozki
Hannah Bubis
Elena Camaras Abramson
Veneta and Eliel Chemerinski
Erin and KC Clyde
Brandon Cohen
Deborah and Robert Cohen
Jeri and Ira Cohen
Kerri and Shai Cohen
Shoshana and Oren Cohen
Suzann and Ziv Cohen
Vered and Ofer Cohen
Jacquie and Steve Cohn
Joy and Robert Cohn
Sheila and Sid Cohn
Roza and Daniel Crawford
Laura Criado-Verde and Rafael Verde
Nofar and Tomer Daniel
Arlene and Gary Davidson
Joanne and Stuart DePina
Debbie and Ken Dery
Efrat and Alon Doitch
Ofra and Yoram Dor
Lilah and Ben Drillings
Stacy and Samuel Dylan
Allison Edwards
Elkins Family
Merav and Ron Engelberg
Elaine and Edward Epstein
Marla and Robert Epstein
Daniella and Warren Ezra
Arieh R. Fagan ('13)
Sara B. Fagan ('16)
Zev N. Fagan ('15)
Felicia and Joey Fallas
Sarah Sturm and Benjamin Farris
Jacqueline and Ron Feder
Nancy Miller and Allan Feinberg
Debbie and Jonathan Feldman
Joanne Fine
Nicole and Alan Fine
Rina and Avi Finkelstein
Melissa Fisher-Brown and Geoffrey Brown
Flower Factory
Samantha and Darryl ('87) Forshpan
Amber France
Francine and Manley Freid
Kim and Kevin Freund
Stefanie and Joel Friedman
Sandra Kossacoff and Howard Fullman, MD
Gechtman Family
Corinne and Steven Gellman
Laura and Patrick Generosa
Michelle and Dror Gerad
Rachel and Eli Giladi
Donna Gilbert
Ruth and Anthony Ginsberg
Marla and Mark Gitig
Cheri and Samuel Glick
Leonard Goddy
Hagit Weiler-Gold and Eran Gold
Natalie and David Goldberg
Keren and David Goldman
Lesley and Larry Goldman
Vera, Gerry, Jason ('99) & Michael ('01) Goldman
Goldstein Family
Heschel Day School - Staff
Maytal ('91) and Eyal Goldstein
Roberta and Donald Goldstein
Allison and Bradley Goodman
Linda and Jeff Goodrich
Florence Hendler and Daniel Goodstein
Gorelick Family - Robin, Ellie, Lev, and Ian
Jordan Grant ('07)
Kathryn and Gary Gray
Linda and Roy Green
Sharon and Richard Greenberg
Offer ('98) and Jacklyn Grinwald
Laurie and Robert Gross
Phyllis and Robert Grossman
Jennifer Haber
Orly and Ofer Halaszi
Mandy and Amir Harnoy
Mindy and Neil Hecht
Noa and Joshua Hedaya
Samantha Leddel and Mitchell Heeger
Wendy Davis-Helfat and Daniel Helfat
Joyce Heller
Debby and Allen Hellman
Judith Hendlish
Eduardo Hernandez
Heather and Marco Hernandez
Marisela and Rafael Hernandez
Maya Hersh
Carol and Jeffrey Hirsh
Christina and Andrew Holman
Sarah and Yuri Hronsky
Etti Israel
Tali and Israel Jackont
Madeleine and Yossi Jakubovits
Linda and David Kagel
Dee Brown and Norman Kahn
Rachel and Bill Kaplan
Timmy Kehrig
Liat and Yuval Kijel
Toby Kirsch
Barbara and Rabbi Chanan Klaristenfeld
Arielle Kligman ('11)
Jordan Kligman ('15)
Lenny Kligman
Dena and Adam Klotz
Belinda and Jeffrey Kobulnick
Carin and Jeff Koeppel
Gail and Ben Zion Kogen
Jennifer Kohn and Jodi Lasker
Marin and Jeffrey Kokin
Pat and Milton Kolchins
Sharon and David Kontesz
Julie Malek and Rick Kornfeld
Kosof Family
Fanny and Alex Koyman
Katja and David Kwiat
Ina and David Labowitz
Stephanie and Jason Labowitz
Lynette and Max Langman
Robin and Bill Lappen
Ilene and Howard Lappin
Joanna and Eric Larson
Luisa Latham and Arnold Bryman
Orli and Mevorach Lavi
Lorne Lavine
Natalie Lavine
Alice and Kye Lee
Danielle ('93) and Sam Leibovici
Dikla and Gal Lemberger
Phyllis and Leonard Lerner
Coralia and Ethan Lesin
Dr. Cheryl and Rabbi Tsafreer Lev
Maya and Kobi Levi
Ursula Levi
Irene and Howard Levine
Josh Levine
June and Neill Levy
Adriane and Michelle Lewis
Eileen Dardick and Tom Lindauer
Sharon and Roberto Litwak
Keri ('91) and Mark Loventhal
Karmit and Marc Lowenstein
Addie and Rick Lupert
Ronda and Michael Machlovitz
Dalit Shtevy and Edmund Madadshahi
Cameron Maitre ('15) and Family
Kelly and Dany Malka
Connie and Noah Marco
Justin Marcus
Lana and David Marcus
Olivia Marsh ('15)
Micaela Martin ('10)
Samantha and Salomon Maya
Bella and Oded Mazor
Alli McKain
Jennifer Nye and Adam Mehr
Linda and Sheldon Mehr
Shiri and Matan Meishar
David Michalowicz
Margarethe and Jack Mickel
Gail and Andrew Miller
Madelyn Miller
Barbara and John Mindle
Nanette and Robert Minow
Iris and Amnon Mizrahi
Mary Mizrahi ('86)
Efrat and Omri Moalem
Seija and Joseph Moizel
Cathy and Jeff Molever
Pattie Montgomery and Pete McCabe
Bonnie Moss Aaron and Cliff Aaron
Vered Ban and Yoav Nagar
Ari Nagler
Elana and Sasan Najibi
Nicole Nourmand and Jason Neidleman
Monise and Anthony Neumann
Roseanna Ohanian
Julie Ordin
Anat and Lior Oren
Doris and Hector Ortiz
Sarah and David Osterman
Kathy Ottenstein
Shirley Ben Naim-Oved and Ezra Oved
Carmela and Nissan Pardo
Shannon Parker
Jody and Sebastian Passanisi
Danissa and Lorenzo Paz
Rosa Lee and Gary Pechersky
Nancy and David Perren
Judy and Stanley Podolsky
Debby and Dr. Bruce Powell
Sorin Puchiu
Shelly and Ido Rabinovitch
Lola and Jerry Rabow
Leora Raikin
Emy and Jerry Raphael
Holly and Deven Rasey
Mady Rasey
Gillian and Brian Rassiner
Reinfeld Family
Orly ('83) and Craig Renetzky
Deborah Rich
Malkie and Jason ('91) Rodin
Ru and Steven ('86) Rodin
Lori and Barry Rose
Robyn and Michael Rose
Ruthee Rose
Rachel and Lee Rosen
Chrisie and Jeffrey ('84) Rosenthal
Sue Rosten
Judy and Ron Rowen
Marina and Alexander Royzman
Adele and Alan Rubin
Audrey Rubin
Gali and Shalom Rubin
Lael Rubin
Rudner Family
Meryl and Mike Russo
Rica and Victor Sabah
Cara and Robert Sagal
Danielle Wank and Nadim Said
Saliman Family
Maya Polus-Salpeter and Eyal Salpeter
Ivanka Samuelson
Yolanda and Felix Sanchez
Karen and Brad Satenberg
Schacter Orthodontics
Debra and Scott Schaffer
Melisa Schechter
Karen Schneider
Sharie and Steve Schneider
Marion and Cantor Avrum Schwartz (z"l)
Nicole and Harris Schwartzberg
Krystal Scime
Barbara Segal
Gina ('95) and Josh Segal
Alisha and Rabbi Ahud Sela
Rita and Nadav Sela
Orly Setareh
Annette and Daniel Shapiro
Gail and Stephen Shapiro
Bonnie Sharfman
Shira and Moshe Shefi
Madeleine Sherak
Linda Sheridan
Phyllis and Mark Shinbane
Deborah and Sergio Shkurovich
Odelia and Daniel Shoham
Natalie Shum
Hannah and Danny Shushan
Teresa Silverstein
Elizabeth and Amit Sinay
Ravit and Avi Sinay
Anat and Gil Soha
Ronit and Hersel Soormaghen
Ilene and Paul Stallman
Evan Stanoff
Barbara and Arthur Starr
Helen and Norman Stein
Jamie and Jared Stein
Keri and Jason Stein
Diana and James Stephenson
Rachel and Ken Storms
Mitchell Stotland ('01)
Daphne and David Subar
Hyunah Suh
Jessica ('85) Supowitz and Steve Cohen
Lili and Anthony Surkin
Maureen Sweeney
Melanie and Brian Sweeney
Eli Tajkef
Jack Tajkef
Maytal and Tomer Tal
Melanie and Richard Tasoff
Dena and Richard Taub
Arleen and Joel Teplinsky
Joyce and Irving Tessler
Julie and Brandon Tesser
Jennifer and Brady Thomas
Rodel Tobar
Daniel Tobin
Robert Torgow
Linda and Stephan Tow
Miriam and Eli Tsabag
Marcy and Aaron Tuchfeld
Judy and Mark Tzalka
Jane and Lawrence Ulman
Marilyn and Lance Valt
Erica and Eric Varnen
Kim and Jim Vaughan
Bonnie and Rabbi David Vorspan
Gayl and Edward Walder
Therri Donnelly-Wall and Rick Wall
Allison ('91) and Justin Ward
Mickey Warner
Dana Wechter
Barbara and Donald Weinberg
Lois and Michael Weinberg
Marcia Weisberg
Rita and Jerry Weiser
Lee ('88) and Jon Weisner
Sandra Weiss
Osnat Gdalyahou and Lior Werner
Maya Wernick ('14)
Noreen and Howard Wernick
Rabbi Scott Westle
Susie and Noam Witenberg
Katrina and Ted Wolfe
Shayna Woods
Naghmeh Sefaradi-Yaghoubi and Michael Yaghoubi
Efrat Yakobi-Gafni and Meir Yakobi
Kelli Youngblood and Greg Rubinson
Elana and Scott Zimmerman






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