Rabbi Dovid and Marcia Eisenbach receive the Pillars of the Community Award at the recent Yeshiva Elementary School banquet. From left to right are Marcia Eisenbach, Rabbi Dovid Eisenbach, Rabbi Benzion Twerski, Rabbi Dovid Kossowsky, Rabbi Aryeh Borsuk and Rabbi Yosef Schlussel. Submitted photo.
Students in the photo are serving soup at the Milwaukee Jewish Day School Empty Bowls event ¬– those getting soup can have their purchased bowls filled by the students. On the left (front to back) are Jim Salinsky, Lori Salinsky and Rebecca Sattler, who are are hard at work with (front to back) Micah Packman, Dara Carneol and Scott Dorf. Students made close to 400 clay bowls, all by hand, for their charity event. Submitted photo.
Bernice Steinhardt and Jason Steigman, of the Jewish Museum Milwaukee board of trustees, are chatting at the opening preview for Fabric of Survival: The Art of Esther Nisenthal Krinitz, on Thursday, Feb. 16 at Jewish Museum Milwaukee, a program of the Milwaukee Jewish Federation, is at 1360 N. Prospect Ave. Photo by Cassie A. Sacotte.
On Feb. 5, the Center for Jewish Learning and the Israel Center, both of Milwaukee Jewish Federation, and StandWithUs cosponsored a program about Israel for 6th-7th graders in the community. There were over 50 young people in total from Congregation Shalom of Fox Point, Congregation Sinai of Fox Point, Congregation Emanu-El of Waukesha, Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid of Glendale, plus Milwaukee Community Hebrew School and Bader Hillel Academy of Fox Point. Students learned about Israel through the five senses. Submitted photo.
Tzipi Altman-Shafer, Jewish Education Community Planner for Milwaukee Jewish Federation, speaks on Sunday, Feb. 19 at a mid-winter teacher in-service at Congregation Emanu-El B’ne Jeshurun. There were 28 teachers from Congregation Shalom of Fox Point, Congregation Sinai of Fox Point, Congregation Emanu-El of Waukesha, Congregation Emanu-El B’ne Jeshurun of River Hills, Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid of Glendale. It was an opportunity for teachers to learn collaboratively about project based learning by doing a project based learning unit. Submitted photo.