B’nei mitzvah, September 2018 | Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle

B’nei mitzvah, September 2018


Bennett Samuel Friedman

Bennett Samuel Friedman became a bar mitzvah at Congregation Sinai on Nov. 24, 2018.

Bennett is the son of Jennifer and Ari Friedman and brother of Ilana and Seth Friedman.  He is the grandson of Elaine Friedman, Bonnie Yales-Gibson and Ray Gibson, and the late Arthur Friedman and Rabbi Cary David Yales, both of blessed memory.

A seventh grader at Maple Dale School, Bennett enjoys playing drums, baseball, listening to all types of music and spending time with family and friends. For his mitzvah project, Bennett chose to honor his Grandma Elaine to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Leading “Team Grandma Strong” Bennett successfully raised over $2,600 and participated in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Sept. 16, 2018.

Jonah Reed Winter

Jonah Reed Winter of Fox Point became a bar mitzvah on Nov. 17, 2018.

Jonah attends Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid synagogue and Bayside Middle School. His parents are Arielle and Scott Winter and his sister, 9, is Ava.

Grandparents Rivka and Calvin Gershowitz are of Glendale and Arlene and Michael Winter are of Miami.