PresenTenseLA 2015 Fellows will unveil their social entrepreneurial ventures at PresenTenseLA Launch Night. The ventures reflect Jewish values, such as helping others and appreciating what you have. Dinating raises money for the less fortunate, while It’s Possible Project helps teens reconnect with themselves and the world. Furthermore is a digital platform that promotes reflection and dialogue, drawing inspiration from Jewish sensibilities.
Join us for D2: L’Dor V’Dor, an annual event celebrating generations of friendship and philanthropy in our Jewish community. Experience a stunning brunch by the Pacific Ocean, followed by a moving program, heartfelt speeches, and inspiring stories. Together, we’ve raised an extraordinary $1.6 million for our impactful work around the globe. Don’t miss out – email LdorVdor@JewishLA.org or call (323) 761-8275 for more information.
“Connect for Good at the REC Dinner: Honoree Jesse Sharf shares his passion for philanthropy and the importance of giving back. Find out how he is making a difference in the lives of others and teaching his children about the value of helping those in need. Learn more about the REC Division and how you can get involved.”
Last Thursday, Brentwood Country Club’s athletes came out for a day full of camaraderie and friendly competition at their 66th Annual Jewish Federation Men’s Play Day! There were approximately 120 golfers and 25 tennis players in all—swinging, driving, putting and serving in support of our Federation’s life-changing work. After the games had come to an end, Brentwood Campaign Co-Chair Darren Lewin welcomed club members and introduced Martin, Michael and Zane Koss who led the room in the motzi. Darren also acknowledged the committee for helping to make the day such a success, and thanked Co-Chair Ken Pressberg. Freddie Reiss, President of Brentwood Country Club, encouraged club members to continue to contribute generously to support The Jewish Federation. Ken Pressberg then thanked Golf Chairs Andrew Kirsh and Ken Wofle, Tennis Chairs Larry Blivas and Robert Forst, and Golf Pro Patrick Casey and Tennis Pro Dave Smith for organizing the tournaments. Congratulations again to the two winning golf teams, Danny Levene, Paul Arenson, Steve Lovett, Alan Fragen, Benjy Deutch, Lou Gram, Ian Kravitz and the tennis champions, Steve Lovett, Joel Altshule, Evan Libaw, Bob We
Celebrate the success of the 39th Annual Del Rey Yacht Club Jewish Federation Dinner Dance! The event, themed “Puttin’ on the Ritz,” brought together over 130 members who showed their support for The Jewish Federation. Learn more about this inspiring evening and how you can contribute to The Jewish Federation’s Annual Campaign by contacting John Magoulas at JMagoulas@JewishLA.org.