Hevrath M'thahz'qim

In Appreciation of our Supporters


For February-April, 2015
Passing of Peni Berger, z"l
To all those for whom the memory of Peni Berger is for a blessing, and in that memory made generous donations to the synagogue, Todah: Robin and St.John Webb, Helen Cadwallader, William and Madeline O'Hara, Helen Madow, Joan Pagliarulo, Eileen Marley, Linda Barry, Jeana Brancaleone, John Trout, Terry Fitte, Michael and Lois Weissberg, Suellen Havsy, Gregory and Barbara Philips and Steven and Arline Frey .
 
Todah Rabah to Yvonne Litowich for her very generous donatation to the General Fund.
 
For January, 2015
Singer-Milkman Wedding
Our first Synagogue Wedding - and the Kallah and Hatan (Bride and Groom), Pam Singer and Robert Milkman, generously requested that gifts be made to the Shul - and they began the giving themselves, with very generous donations in thankfulness and mazel for their huppah! Todah Rabah to all who joined them in showing their appreciation: Lowell Cramer, Tamsin Saphir, Alyce Shelton, Deana Goldstein, Ken Attermann, Carolyn Weatherly and Murray Milkman.
Todah to Ken Attermann, for his fulfillment of his Yom Kippoor Yizkor Pledges.
 
For August-December, 2014
Yom Kippoor
Todah to Robb and Mindy Seltzer, Steve and Peni Berger, Robert Milkman, Robert Cohen, Alan and Elisa Kvares, Les Herman, Carolyn Weathernly, Pamela Singer, David Eshkol, Tamsin Saphir, Fred and Nelly Schweiger, Gerry Gilstrop and Jon Borovay, for their fulfillment of their Yom Kippoor Yizkor Pledges.
 
Aliyoth
Todah to Robb and Mindy Seltzer, Charles Fantl, Les Herman, The Maraj Family, for their fulfillment of their High Holyday Aliyah Pledges.
 
Matching Grant
Todah to Allen and Iris Glick, Tamsin Safir, Dr. Steven Attermann, Robin Webb and Les Herman for their participation in the 2014 End-Of-The-Year Matching Grant Fund Drive.
 
Hanukkah 
Todah to Alyce Shelton and Peni and Steve Berger for sponsoring the 5th Annual Hanukkah BBQ.
 
Todah to Barbara Newman for sponsoring the Lekh Lekha Maftir of her son Ryan.
 
Todah to Judd and Amanda Lent, Tamar Biniashvili and Noah Gradofsky, for their donations to the General Fund .
 
For July, 2014
Todah to Alan and Elisa Kvares for their donation in honor of Jeremy Maraj becoming Bar Mitsvah.
Todah to Miriam Cole for her donation in recognition of the Synagogue Community's hospitality.
 
For June, 2014
Todah to Karen Salvat for her donation for the yahrzeit of Mary Skolnik Freeman.
Todah Rabah to Les Herman for his very generous donation to the General Fund.
 
For May, 2014
Todah to Deana Goldstein for her donations in memory of Cy Seltzer and Linda Herman.
Todah to Robb and Mindy Seltzer for their donation in memory of Cy Seltzer.
 
For April, 2014
Todah to Robin Webb for her donation of the ladder and office supplies and to Robert and Sherry Rosenberg for their donation to the General Fund.
 
Todah Rabah to Alyce Shelton for sponsoring Purim, and to Robert Milkman for sponsoring the Shul Seder.
 
For March, 2014
Todah Rabah to Ronald Roth and Yvonne Litowich for their generous donation to the General Fund.
 
For January, 2014
Todah to all those who donated in memory and honor of Florence Warshaw, z"l: Jan Warshaw, Linda Goldman, Carole Warshaw, Marigrace McNamara, Rachel Williams, Shawn McNalis, Ella Paets, Caryn Tuckman, Donald and Carolyn Mersel, Millicent Tuckman, Jay Soloway, The Friends of Flo Warshaw.
 
For December, 2013
Todah to Carolyn Brophy for her donation to the Building Fund and to Karen Salvat for her Yahrzeit Donation in memory of Jack Wagner.
Todah to all those who redeemed their pledges to the Matching Fund Drive:
Robert Milkman, Allen and Iris Glick, Leslie Herman, the Jordan Ross Family, Robin Webb, Carolyn Weatherly, Leo and Geneva Vaughn, Kathy Wishork, Edward Greenberg, David Eshkol, Tamar Biniashvili,, Rabbi and Rabbanit Golden, Ryan Newman, Yvonne Scarlett, Evan and Barbara Cronson, Jennifer Stewart, Howard and Sherry Greenberg, Kim Nye Zeiss.
 
For November, 2013
Todah to Alyce Shelton for sponsoring a Kiddush Lunch in memory of her parents. Robert and Sandy Haft
 
For October, 2013
Todah to Les Herman for sponsoring a Shabbath Kiddush and to Peni and Steve Berger for replenishing the Shabbath Kiddush Kitty.
 
For September, 2013
Todah to Charles Fantl for sponsoring the Yom Kippoor Break-Fast
Todah Rabah to Karen Salvan, Hakham Sassoon Seymour Schwartz, and Alan and Elisa Kvares for their Kol Nidre pledges
 
Todah Rabah to Robert Milkman, Les Herman, Charles Fantl, Robb and Mindy Seltzer, Gerry and Rebecca Gilstrop, Ken Attermann, Barnett Schwartzman and Deana Goldstein for their excellent bidding on Aliyot during the Yamim Noraim.
 
Todah to Karen Salvat for her donation on the occasion of Jeanett Wagner's Yahrzeit
 
For August, 2013
Todah Rabah to Allen Esses for his very generous donation to the Building Fund
 
Todah to Jacob Hara for his donation to the General Fund
Todah to Robb and Mindy Seltzer for their donation to the General Fund

                       
The Traditional Congregation of Mount Dora would like to recognize the following principal contributors to the synagogue
 
Mr. Allen Glick
The Glick Synagogue
The Glick Classroom

Alyce Shelton
The Shelton Rabbinic Study

The Solomon Family
The Samuel ZeBrack Memorial Beit Midrash

Florence Warshaw
The Joseph and Florence Warshaw Nursery
 
 
 
 
 
A very special thanks to Mr. James Croson for his material, financial, and most importantly, moral support of our efforts to establish a Synagogue in Mount Dora. 
 
 

 
For July, 2013
Todah, to Robb and Mindy Seltzer, for supporting the Saturday Kiddushes
 
For June, 2013
Todah, to Karen Salvat for her donation in honor of Mary Skolnik Freeman's yahrtzeit -may her neshama receive an aliya b'shamayim

 For May, 2013
Todah, to Robin Webb, for sponsoring a Birthday Kiddush for Elaine Kaufman
 Todah, to Steve and Peni Berger, for sponsoring the Tikun L'ayl Shavuoth
 
For April, 2013
Todah to Robert Milkman and David Eshkol, for sponsoring the Lag l'Omer BBQ
Todah, to Robin Webb, for sponsoring the IJI Journal printing
 
For March, 2013
Todah, to David and Tamar Biniashvili for their donation in honor of Naomi bat Yitzchak and Biniamin ben Daniel's yahrtzeits -may their neshamot receive an aliya b'shamayim
 Todah, to Jon Borovay, for sponsoring the Purim Seudah
 Todah, to Alyce Shelton, for sponsoring the Pesach Seder
 Todah, to Ken and Steven Attermann, for sponsoring the Tu b'Shvat Seder

For February, 2013
Todah, to Carolyn Mersel for her donations in honor of Elaine and Logan Sonne's birthdays
Todah Rabah to Carolyn Brophy for her donation to the General Fund.
Todah Rabah byoter to Robin Webb for her very generous donation to the General Fund.
Shabbat Meal Donations: Rachel Solomon, Steve and Ken Attermann, Robin Webb

For January, 2013
Todah, to Yvonne Scarlett for her donations in memory of Yoseph Vargas
Todah Rabah to Carolyn Brophy for her donation to the General Fund.
Todah Rabah byoter to Robin Webb for her very generous donation to the General Fund.
Shabbat Meal Donations: Rachel Solomon, Steve and Ken Attermann, Robin Webb

For December, 2012
Todah, to Karen Salvat for her donation in honor of her father Jack Wagner's yahrtzeit -may his neshama receive an aliya b'shamayim
Todah Rabah to the following for Matching Grant Donations to the General Fund: Robb and Mindy Seltzer, Leslie Herman, Robin and St. John Webb, Allen and Iris Glick, Robert Milkman, Richard Baroway,
Shabbat Meal Donation: Rachel Solomon
Hanukkah BBQ food donations: Rachel Solomon, Jon Barovay, Tina Pearson, Ken Attermann

For November, 2012
General Fund Donations: Robin and St. John Webb
Rabbi's Fund Donations for Temple Israel Relief: Leslie Herman, Robert Milkman
Rabbi's Fund Donation: Ken and Tanya Atterman

For October, 2012
Todah Rabah to the following for Aliyah donations during Simhat Torah: Leslie Herman, Alyce Shelton, Rachel Solomon, Robert Milkman, Ken and Tanya Attermann, Deana Goldstein, Peni Berger
General Fund Donations: David Biniashvili, Karen and Harry Lipkind, Ken and Tanya Atterman, Melissa Maraj
Todah Rabat for the fulfillment of High Holiday Pledges: David Biniashvili, Donald and Carolyn Mersel, Pamela Sonne, Elaine Kaufman, Carla Brown, Mark Milkman, Burt and Lee Mondshein, Robert Milkman, Donna Cathcart, Karen Salvat, Melissa Maraj
Todah Rabah to Yvonne Scarlett for her donation in memory of Francisco Vargas - may his neshama receive an aliya b'shamayim
Todah Rabat to Donald and Carolyn Mersel for their donation in memory of Stuart Sonne - may his neshama receive an aliya b'shamayim
Rabbi's Fund Donations: Rachel Solomon, Robin and St. John Webb, Elaine Sonne
Sukkoth Programing: Rachel Solomon

For September, 2012
Todah Rabah to the following for Aliyah donations: Gerry and Rebecca Gilstrop, Charles Fantl, Rachel Solomon, Leslie Herman, Alyce Shelton, Alan and Elisa Kvares, Robb and Mindy Seltzer, Ken and Tanya Atterman,
Todah Rabah to Leslie Herman for a donation during Yom Kippur.
Todah Rabah for fulfillment of High Holiday Pledges: James and Jaye Novell, Sue Bernstein.
Sukkoth Programming Donations: Rachel Solomon, Ken and Tanya Atterman, Robb and Mindy Seltzer, Tina and Richard Pearson.
Yizkor Donations: Deana Goldstein, Alan and Elisa Kvares, Charles Fantl.
Rabbi's Fund Donation: Alyce Shelton, Charles Fantl, Leslie Herman

For August, 2012
Todah Rabah to Linda Sterling for her donation to the Building Fund
Todah Rabah to Karen Salvat for her donation in honor of Jeanette Wagner's yahrtzeit - may her neshama receive an aliya b'shamayim
Yizkor Donations: Robert Milkman, Leslie Herman, Peni Berger, Karen Salvat, Donald and Carolyn Mersel,
Rabbi's Fund Donations: Linda Sterling, Ken and Tanya Atterman, Jose Pickard
General Fund Donations: Leslie Herman, Robb and Mindy Seltzer
Shabbat Meal Donation: Ken and Tanya Atterman

For July2012
Todah, to Don and Carolyn Mersel for their donations in memory of Marcia Milkman, Robert and Miriam Haft, and Ben Reder.

For June 2012
Todah, to Karen Salvat for her donation in honor of her aunt Mary Skolnik Freeman's yahrtzeit -may her neshama receive an aliya b'shamayim

For January 2012
Todah, to Karen Salvat for her donation in honor of her father Jack Wagner's yahrtzeit -may his neshama receive an aliya b'shamayim

For November, 2011
Todah Rabah to Carolyn Brophy for her donation to the General Fund
Todah Rabah to Mark Chafin for his donation to the General Fund
Todah Rabah to Deana Goldstein for her donation in honor of the Attermann's first Shabbath in Mount Dora

For October, 2011
Thanks to Lorraine Kosstrin for her generous donation in remembrance of husband Maurice, ZT"L
Todah Rabah for fulfillment of High Holiday Pledges: Leslie Herman, Burt and Lee Mondshein, Stuart and Elaine Sonne, Pam Sonne, Robb and Mindy Seltzer, Deana Goldstein, the Maraj Family
Yizkor Donations: Donald and Carolyn Mersel for their parents, Joseph and Ida Mersel and Bernard and Dorthy Plaks. Karen Salvat in memory of her parents Jack and Jeanette Wagner and in memory of Mary Skolnik Freeman

For September, 2011
Todah Rabah to Marc Kelly and Janice Wootton for their very generous donations to the Synagogue's General Fund.

For August, 2011
Thanks to Deana Goldstein for her Yahrzeit donation in remembrance of her father David

For July, 2011
Thanks to all those who responded so generously after the desecration of the Synagogue:
Karen Salvat; Todd and Bonnie Zisholtz; Richard and Aimee Fried; Ben Hirschenfang; the Blum family

For June, 2011
Thanks to Karen Salvat for her Yahrzeit donation in remembrance of Mary Skolnik Freeman.
Todah Rabah b'yoter to Robert and Marcia Milkman for their exceptional donation to the Building Fund.
Todah Rabah b'yoter to Larry and Arlene Mills of Coral Springs for their exceptional donation to the Building Fund.


For May, 2011
Todah Rabah to Yvonne Scarlett for her donation to the Building Fund Matching Challenge.
Todah Rabah b'yoter to Mindy Seltzer for her exceptional donation to the Building Fund Matching Challenge.

For April, 2011
Todah Rabah to Alyce Shelton, Carole Warshaw, Deana Goldstein, Ken and Tanya Attermann, Robb and Mindy Seltzer for their donations to the Building Fund Matching Challenge.

For March, 2011
Thanks - Todah Rabah b'yoter to Chevrei Chakhamim Alyce Shelton and Rabbi and Rabbanit Solomon for increasing their extremely generous grants to the Building Fund.
Todah Rabah to Tsvi Halikman, Dr. Robert Rosenberg, Richard and Aimee Fried, Stuart Sonne and the Mondshein family for their donations to the Building Fund in honor of the Chanukat haBayt Shlomo.
Todah Rabay b'yoter to Dr. Jack Cassell for his contribution to the Building Fund.
A special thanks to the First National Bank of Mount Dora for their donation to the Building Fund.
Todah Rabah to Melissa Maraj, Francisco Vargas, Elaine Kaufman and Robb Seltzer for the donations to the Building Fund.

For February, 2011
Todah Rabah to the Mersel Family for their donation in the memory of Simon Attermann, z"l, father of Steven and Kenneth Attermann
Todah Rabah to the friends and family of Nadine Atarah Sterngold, z"l, who gave tsedaqah in her memory and merit:
Sharon Weiner Sigkvan Steven Lesser Lawrence, Mark, and Lucy Lapidus Nicholaus and Marilyn Microulis
Aliyana Ruekberg
Todah Rabah to the Toben Trust for their generous donation to the Synagogue

For January, 2011
Thanks - Todah Rabah b'yoter to Nadvan heChashuv Allen Glick for his extremely generous grant to the Building Fund.
Todah Rabah to Robb Seltzer for his donation to the Building Fund
Todah Rabah to Charles Fantl for his donation to the Building Fund
Todah Rabah to Ken Attermann for his donation to the Rabbi's Discretionary Fund

For December, 2010
Todah Rabah b'yoter - to the Philip M. and Lee G. Schwartz Family Foundation and Deborah Howze, who sponsored TCOMD to the Foundation - for a substantial grant to the congregation.
Todah, to Karen Salvat for her donation in honor of her father Jack Wagner's yarhtzeit -may his neshama receive an aliya b'shamayim
Todah Rabah to the Maraj Family and especially Tony for schlepping down to Boca to get the hot dogs and hamburgers for the Chanukah BBQ, which they then donated.

For November, 2010
Todah Rabah to Stuart and Elaine Sonne for their donations to the Kol Nidre Building Fund and the Yizkor fund in memory of Pauline Rosen - mother of Elaine; Evelyn Carpinelli and Lillian Letwack - aunts of Elaine; Mary Sonne - mother of Stuart; Barnett Ben Rosen - father of Elaine; Joseph Sonne - father of Stuart.

For October, 2010
Todah Rabah to Karen Salvat for her donation to the Kol Nidre Building Fund.
Todah Rabah to Alan and Elisa Kvares for their donation to the Kol Nidre Building Fund.
Thanks to Deana Goldstein for her Yizkor donations in remembrance of her father David and mother Rose Kirshenbaum Goldstein.
Todah Rabah to Alyce Shelton for her donations to the Rabbi's Discretionary and the Kol Nidre Building Fund in honor of her daughter Nichole's wedding - Mazel Tov!
Thanks to Alyce Shelton for her Yizkor donation in memory of her husband Michael.
Todah Rabah to Pam Sonne for her donation to the Kol Nidre Building Fund.
Todah Rabah to Elaine Kaufman for her donation to the Kol Nidre Building Fund.
Thanks to Elaine Kaufman for her Yizkor donation in memory of her parents. Raymond (Avigdor) and Annette (Chanah) Kaufman
Thanks to Robert Briskin for his Yizkor donation.

For September, 2010
Thanks to Edie Gold for her Yizkor donations in remembrance of her father Bentsion ben Yaaqov Chayyim Shaul and maternal grandparents Chanah Odel bat Pin'chas and Chayyim Yehuda ben Yoseph
Thanks to Karen Salvat for her Yizkor donations in remembrance of her father Jack and mother Jeanette Wagner.

For August, 2010
Todah Rabah to Dr. Daniel Layish for his donation to the Building Campaign.
Todah Rabah to Dr. Kenneth Stark for his donation to the Building Campaign.
Thanks - Todah Rabah b'yoter to Nadvanim heChashuvim the Warshaw Family for their extremely generous grant to the Building Fund.
Thanks - Todah Rabah b'yoter to Nadvanim heChashuvim Rabbi and Rabbanit Solomon for their extremely generous grant to the Building Fund.
Thanks to Ken Attermann for his Yizkor donation in remembrance of his mother Edith.
Thanks to Pam Singer and Lowell Cramer for their Yizkor donations in remembrance of their father Solomon (Shlomo ben Pincus) and Sarah nee Deutsch (Etta Sarah bat Michael) their mother.
Thanks to Robert and Marcia Milkman for their Yizkor donations in remembrance of Dr. Harry Milkman, Rose Marcus Milkman, Benjamin Goosay, and Joyce Kosstrin Goosay.
Thanks to Don and Carolyn Mersel for their Yizkor donations in remembrance of Ida and Joseph Mersel; Dorthy and Bernard Plaks.
Thanks to Elaine Kaufman for her Yizkor donations in remembrance of her father Raymond (Avigdor) and mother Annette (Chanah).

For July, 2010
Todah Rabah b'yoter to Dr. David Allyn for his donation to the Building Campaign.
Thanks to Ken Attermann for his donation in remembrance of his mother Edith's yarhtzeit

For June, 2010
Todah Rabah to the Sonne's for their extra contribution to the Building Fund, for a Mazel Tov on Pam's new house!
Todah Rabah to the Kvares Family for their donation to the Rabbi's Discretionary Fund.
For Karen Salvat in memory of Mary Skolnik Freem-may her neshama receive an aliya b'shamayim-

For May, 2010
Todah Rabah to Donald and Carolyn Mersel for their donations in honor of Grace Fantl's graduation from Tavares High School and in honor of Carole Warshaw's Birthday.
Thanks to Pam Singer for her donations in honor of Grace Fantl's graduation from Tavares High School

For April, 2010
Thanks to Deana Goldstein for her donation in honor of S. Benjamin.
Todah Rabah to Carole Warshaw and the Seltzers for their help with the Lag l'Omer BBQ, and to Robert Cohen for providing the music.
Thanks to Florence Warshaw for a very generous donation sent in with her membership.
Thanks to Carole Warshaw and to Robert Cohen for the generous donation sent in with their membership.

For April, 2010
Todah Rabah to Carole Warshaw for underwriting the entire expense of the Spring Newsletter!

For March, 2010
Todah Rabah v'Gedolah to our outgoing Officers and Committee Chairs
President - Alan Sterling, Secretary (and Good and Welfare) - Linda Sterling
Facilities - Gerri Rosenthal
Thanks to Jan Warshaw for her donation in honor of Florence Warshaw's 85! birthday!
Thanks to Linda and Howard Goldman for their donation in honor of Florence Warshaw's 85! birthday!
Thanks to Donald and Carolyn Mersel for their donation in honor of Florence Warshaw's 85! birthday!
For Donald and Carolyn Mersel for their donation in memory of Annette Kaufman

For February, 2010
Thanks to Philip and Danielle Cohen for their donation in honor of S. Benjamin
Thanks to Rabbi and Rabbanit Golden for their donation in honor of S. Benjamin
Thanks - Todah Rabah b'yoter to Nadvana heChashuvah Alyce Shelton for her extremely generous grant to the Building Fund.

For January, 2010
Thanks to Mayor Melissa DeMarco for her donation in honor of S. Benjamin's Brith Milah
Thanks to Alyce Shelton for her donation in honor of S. Benjamin's Brith Milah
For Karen Salvat in honor of her father's yarhtzeit -may his neshama receive an aliya b'shamayim-
Thanks to Marcia and Robert Milkman for spearheading the highly successful Perlman Fundraiser
Thanks to Lowell Cramer and Pam Singer, for many donations throughout the year 
 
 

 



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848 N. Donnelly St, Mount Dora, FL, 32757
Phone: (352) 735-4774