The intergenerational playgroup, held at Ovation Chai Point, 1400 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee, takes place on the first Sunday of each month. In June, resident Elaine Hornik and a caregiver met with Aria, in yellow, and Nora, in pink. Submitted photo.
Lots of fun and singing at the Milwaukee Jewish Federation’s Israel Center Israel Picnic in May! Madison Shaliach Daniel Gil plays guitar, with Milwaukee Shin Shin Omer Brymok to his left and on his right, Pnina Ezra, the Israel Campus Fellow at Hillel Milwaukee. Submitted photo.
Anat Hoffman, chair of the board of Women of the Wall, an organization dedicated on securing the rights of women to pray with Torah scrolls at the Western Wall, was in Milwaukee to speak to a variety of groups, including at this Milwaukee Jewish Federation leadership event in June. Submitted photo.
José A. Olivieri received the 2017 Robert H. Friebert Social Justice Award on June 15 at the annual meeting for the Jewish Community Relations Council of Milwaukee Jewish Federation. Here, Olivieri poses with his family, Lucas, Jeanne and Elisa Olivieri. José is an attorney with Michael Best & Friedrich. Submitted photo.
Richard C. Lux, a scholar on Jewish-Catholic relations, was at the annual meeting for the Jewish Community Relations Council of Milwaukee Jewish Federation on June 15. Submitted photo.