URJ Olin-Sang-Ruby Union Institute Donors

Thank you to all of OSRUI’s generous supporters. OSRUI awakens, heightens and intensifies Jewish identity by creating and nurturing a vibrant Jewish living environment through summer camp and year-round programs. You make this possible.

Roots to grow.  Wings to fly.  Friends forever!  This is OSRUI.

2016 Donors

We are honored to recognize all donors who contributed to OSRUI in 2016.

$36,000 and Above

Crown Family Philanthropies
Charles and M.R. Shapiro Foundation Inc.
Daniel M. Soref Charitable Trust

$10,000 - $35,999

A Friend of Camp
Community Development Foundation for Reform Judaism

Sandra and Robert Cutler 
The Nachshon Project 
Barbara and Steve Wolf 

$3,600 - $9,999

Perri and Rick Courtheoux 
Patti and Mike Frazin
The Estate of Evelyn Harris(z"l)

Jessica and Peter Kaplan and Family
Paula and Jerry Kaye
Allegra Manacher and Curt Kohlberg
Barbara and Philip Meltzer
Mosaic Construction

Susan Lichtenstein and John Rokacz
Susan and Paul Schomer
Karen and Roy Splansky
In memory of Ruth P. and Sidney S. Adler
Women of Reform Judaism Midwest District

$1,800 - $3,599

Jennifer Bayer
Renay and Joel Bayer
Beth S. Berkson
Temple Beth-El Men's Club
Douglas Fenton
Ellen and Howard Gossage
Inbar Kirson and Ken Heinrich

Lynne Kaminer and Daniel Ray
Judith and Clive Kamins
Sari and Mitchell Kovitz
Leo J. and Roslyn L. Krupp Family Foundation
Sami and Alli Lipsit
Susie and Michael Lorge 
The Milberg Family
Felicia and Michael Perlman
Joan and Phillip(z"l) Pines
Neal Sabin
Susan and Marc Sacks
Robin Barbara Salsberg and Mark Salsberg
Printable Promotions and Mitch Silver, Julie Gelfond and family
Tracy Friend and Lynn Underwood Friend

$1,000 - $1,799

A Friend of Camp
Am Shalom
Anshe Emeth Memorial Temple
Temple Beth Emeth
Congregation B'nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim
Marla and Steve Brown
Rabbi Steven Hart, Temple Chai
Chicago Jewish Funerals
Susie Dickman
Vanessa and Arthur Ehrlich

Marilyn and Joseph Ernsteen
Beatrice Fine
Lisa and Steve Gerber 
Jennifer Levin and Mark Gershon
Rabbi Edwin Goldberg, Temple Sholom of Chicago
Judi and Steve Goode

Robert and Lisa Honig
Janet and Michael Jablon
Judy and Jordan Konisky
Debra L. Krolick

Julie and Mark Rubin
Jane Taves 
Michelle Wolf Tenny
Bruce A. and Jill R. Weininger Family Fund

$360 - $999

Diane and Robert Altkorn  Lenore and Daniel Mass
Beth Tikvah Congregation  Jean and Jordan Nerenberg 
Richard L. Biller Polsinelli, PC
Ilene and David Brot  Judith L. Ratner
Sandra Brottman  Sue Reingold
Sydneyz'l and William Choslovsky Maryn and Brett Robinson
Leslie Mayron and Russell Coff  Cantor Rachel and Chuck Rosenberg
Continental Envelope Deborah Hamilton and Jim Rosenberg
Amy and Harell Dolgin  Carol Rubin and Howard Schlansky
Nancy Dunn  Rabbi Laura Schwartz Harari
Merle and Barry Erlich  Lauren and Jeremy Seaver 
Deanne and Jeffrey Friedman The Kenneth and Marcey Siegel Family Fund 
Elise W. Frost Barbara and Richard Silverman
Marra Gad Stephanie and Steven Silverman 
Marla and Adam Gamoran  Rabbi Amanda Greene, Chicago Sinai Congregation
Richard C. Gershon Eva and Marvin Steiner 
Giving Tree Associates Ione and Tony Stiegler 
The Gudgeon Family  Iris Marreck and Ira Tangy 
Aline and Leo Jacobsohn Foundation Mara Sheftel and Rabbi Josh Weinberg
Iris and David Jacobson  Steven Weinstock
Adam Kahan Marc B. Willage
Karen Kohn  Lucille and Henry Wolf
Gayle Malvin  Caryn and Allan Zelinger
Ellyn and Jacob Margulies  Stefi and Rabbi Gary Zola
Rabbi Rachel and Albert Marks  


$180 - $359

Julie and Joel Africk  Heidi and Jason Kramer 
Claudia and Barry Altshuler  Lauren Rosenthal and Howard Learner
Ellen B. Baren Andrea R. Lederman
Howard Bayer Rhonda Lindner
The Benevity Community Impact Fund Missy and Allan Malmed 
Elliot H. Berman Tamar Mayer 
Stephanie L. Bernstein Joel D. Meyer
Temple Beth El Jonathan Miller
Rabbi Andrea London, Beth Emet Synagogue Mount Sinai Congregation
Naomi Bayer and Stuart Brandhandler Oak Park Temple
David Brottman Marjorie and Charles Ostrov 
Dylan Brown Lisa R. Pitler
Jason Brown Micah Riskin
Jordan Brown Rabbi Isaac Saposnik
Norma and Bill Brown  Michelle Schlack 
J. Ellen Burke Schmaltz Retail Products, LLC
Gayla and Joel Cahan  Barbara Seaver
Camp Seaver Fairgrounds Hanna and Rabbi Mark Shapiro
Scott S. Cohen Noah Shapiro
Rebecca DeNelsky  Miriam Sherin
Reva and Mort Denlow Lawrence Sherman 
Laurie Dey-Canales Ilana and Rafi Shure 
Alyssa Dickman Michelle and Alan Silverman
Giora and Etty Dolgin Sinai Temple of Michigan City 
Rabbi Ellen Dreyfus     United Jewish Welfare Fund 
Beryl Feinberg Laura and Ira Singer
Laura and Leon Finkel Kathy and Ron Sonenthal 
Foundation for Jewish Camp Jewish Congregation of South Lake Tahoe
Julie Friedman Abra Stein
Ronald Friedman  James Stein
Carla and Mark Frisch  Rabbi Andrea Lerner and Greg Steinberger
Mitch Geller  Strauss & Malk LLP
Gail and Daniel Golden  Eliot Swartz
Phillip Gordon  Julie Webb and Michael Taitel
Lawrence Greenblatt Hannah Rubin-Schlansky 
Charles and Randi Gurian    and Rabbi Andrew Terkel
Elizabeth N. Gussis Jody and Rabbi Michael Weinberg
Denise and Michael Heimlich Leslie and Rabbi Max Weiss
Ruth Hornstein Robin and Cliff Wolf 
Rabbi Paul Cohen, Temple Jeremiah Laura York
Cantor Lanie Katzew Wendy and Mark Yura


$179 and below

Sarah Acker Congregation Kol Ami
Daniel Ackerman Rabbi Leonard and Hanna Kravitz 
Shayna Adelman Debbie Krupp
Joanna Alexander Rachel Kucharz
Frank H. Alkyer Amy LaBan
Wendy and Howard Allenberg  Howard Lanin
Hannah Altshuler Jay Laskin
Dan Argentar Adina M. Lebowitz
Brian Avner Michael A. Levey
Rabbi Ilana Baden and Jeffrey Baden Deanna and Steve Levin 
Ann Lois Ballon  Stephanie Levine 
Lois Moss-Barnwell and Sidney Barnwell Eugene Levy
Larry Barr Rob D. Litz
Rebecca Bartlein Rabbi David Locketz
Charlotte Bass Dina and Adam London 
Eric E. Bederman Nancy M. London
Susan Glazer Belgrad and Rabbi Marc Belgrad Max H. Looper
Hannah Bender Judy Louis
Howard M. Bender Ricki and Josh Lowitz 
Cantor Marla Aviva Bentley and Newell Bentley Nancy and Bill Luck
Karen and Nate Beraha Addie and Rick Lupert 
Amanda Berg Stacey Lysoivanov
Samuel Berkman Don Mains
Deborah and Rabbi Marc Berkson Debbie and Elliott Malki
Rabbi Alan Berlin Floyd Manilow
Stacey Berliner Carolyn and Patrick Manley
Ron Berne Rachel A. Margolis
Gary Bernstein Jane Pence and Doug Masters
Hope Bernstein  Sheri and Michael McGinnis
Cantor Faryn Rudnick, Temple Beth-El Bill McNulty
Mary Wampler and Philip Bierman Beth Silver and Ted Mellow
David Blotner  Cathy Miller-Ginsberg
Gideon Bob Debbie and Michael Miller
Angela M. Bollinger Ruth and Alan Miller
Diane and Corey Borin Kristy Mintz
K. Andreah Briarmoon Julie R. Nerenberg
Sharol Brickman  Northbrook Glenview School District 30
Carol and Michael Bromer Kristen Olsen
Alissa Brown Julie Orbach
Andrew W. Brown Gail and Jim Ostach 
Laura Brown Evelyn Padorr
Colman I. Buchbinder Ronna and Barry Paul
Steven H. Chaitman Laura R. Perez
Byron Chalem Susan Perlman
Elizabeth Chase Karen R. Perolman
Jacob Cohen Jane A. Piliavin
Debra and Charles Colodny  Susan Pittelman
Melissa Cook Helen and John Plous 
Rabbi Jill Crimmings Laurie and Howard Prager 
Brad Dallet Amanda Radman 
David Dana Barbara R. Retsky
Dr. Julie Luks and Rabbi Daniel Danson Matthew Rich
Helene L. Davitz Lynda Pollack and Charles Richter
Suzy and Randy Dritz Shelley Riskin
Jennifer Dubansky Lee Rivlin
Dina and James Dubrow Carolyn Robbins
Linda and Daniel Dunn Beth and Sam Rodin
Lisa and Joel Elliot  Melvin K. Roseman
Cantor Michelle Drucker Friedman,  Alice and Elliott Rosenberg 
    Emanuel Congregration Marcia Rosenblum
Seth M. Erlich Marcia and Larry Ross 
David Eshel Marc Rothstein
Rogie and Allen Faber Rebecca Rovner
Sharon Faier  Debi Rowe
Lisa Field Susan Grody Ruben
Susan and Harold Fisher Marilyn and Bob Ruby
Jeff Floom Sheila and Rich Sachs 
Wendy D. Fox Lori and Rabbi James Sagarin
Edward Frank  Allison Sage
Joseph D. Frank Beth C. Sair
Jeremy Franklin Becky Saltzman
Cindy and Steve Franklin JoAnn Sandoval
Ronda and Dan Franks  Ruth Sang 
Rebecca Frazin Suzanne and Alan Saposnik
Louis Freeman Bradley Schenker
Eugene L. Friedman Stanley T. Schickler
Joshua B. Friedman Gina G. Schmeling
Peter Friedman Nancee and Ken Schmetterer 
Lori Frischer Sari Luck Schneider
Aryn G. Froum Julie Schrager
Judith and Rabbi Hillel Gamoran Katherine Schwartz and Andrew Schultheiss
Michael Gelber Amalia T. Schwartz
Brenda Gelfond Emily Schwartz
Adam Gershon Millie and Howard Segal
Michael Gertz Barbara and Barry Seidman
Alan D. Gilman Douglas Shabelman
Lynne and Bruce Glickson  Mr. and Mrs. Harold Shabelman 
Jennifer Goldbaum Naomi D. Shapiro
Deborah Goldberg Temple Shearith Israel
Marla S. Goldberg Frani Sherman
Susie and Jay Goldberg  Jessica Shiffman
Megan GoldMarche Jed Silberg
Eric Goode  Judy Maas and Howard Silver
Roberta Goodman Lynn Silverstein
Andrea Gordon Samantha E. Sloane
Lawrence A. Gordon Ronald H. Sohn
Alyssa N. Gorenberg Dana and Aharon Solomon 
Cheryl Gorenberg Lauren Weil and David Solomon
Bradley A. Grabell Marc Spanjer
Jennifer Gray Lori E. Stark
Rosalie and Paul Greenberger Daniel Steinhorn
Beth Honetschlager and Donald Greenebaum Tami B. Stieber
Lauren E. Gruber Amy Straus
Meg Grunewald Thomas Stuckey
Rabbi Rosie Haim Lynn Sweet
Hannah Berman Hamilton Mark L. Swimmer
Lani Hart Shayna L. Thomason
Taia Hartman Rachael E. Ulizio
David H. Hartmann Carol B. Unger
Joey Heimlich Bradley A. Wasserman
Rabbi Deborah and Rabbi Sidney Helbraun David Weil
Jennifer Hendrix  Brian Weinberg
Alan Herbach Dawn and Rabbi EitanWeiner-Kaplow
Laurence E. Herman Family Foundation  Jennifer Weiser
Herrick Middle School Jean Wert
Korri Hershenhouse Alan Williger
Evin F. Isaacson Louis M. Wilson
Harold D. Israel Laura N. Winer
Temple Jeremiah Joe D. Winner
Catherine Jirik Kelly and Steven Winner
Kathy Reyer Judd  Cindy and Dan Wolf
Solomon P. Kane Joel Wolfson 
Allan M. Kaplan Rachel and David Wood
Mara T. Kaplan Ilana Yergin
Lawrence P. Karol Mara Zellinger
Julie E. Katz Dean B. Zemel
Barbara Kaufman  Gayle Arlen and Corey Zimmerman 
Karen Gray-Keeler and Thomas Keeler Logan Zinman
Molly Kelly Ivan Zoot
Samantha Kepler Rachel S. Zukrow
Cantor Jeff Klepper  

"Chai Susan" - In Honor of Susan Alexander's 18th Summer At OSRUI

Adam M. Ackerman Solomon P. Kane
Daniel Ackerman Emma Kaplan
Joshua Ackerman Howard L. Kaplan
Congregation B'nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim  Deborah A. Krupp
Ben Beraha Samuel L. Lieberman
Samuel Berkman Rabbi Rachel and Albert Marks
Rabbi Marc and Deborah Berkson Brett Nisenholz
Bet Shalom Congregation Stephen E. Nisenholz
Temple Beth Israel Nicki Padron-Glass
Temple Beth-El Laura S. Perpinyal
Elliot Borg Joan and Phillip (z"l) Pines
Rabbi Ilana Baden, Temple Chai Matt Pollack
Temple Chai Alexandra E. Pollakoff
Rachael and Steve Chaiken  Maryn R. Robinson
Mayrav Dolgin Jonathan Rosenblatt
Vanessa and Arthur Ehrlich  Matthew Rosenblum
Congregation Emanu-El B'ne Jeshurun Rabbi Rachel Sabath
Arielle B. Fleisher Susan and Paul Schomer
Jeremy Franklin Katherine Schwartz
Jennifer Levin and Mark Gershon Lauren and Jeremy Seaver 
Ben Goldberg Congregation Shalom Discretionary
Lia Goldfarb Daniel B. Shore
Rachel and Scott Goode Adriane and Scott Shore
Judi and Steve Goode  Benjamin Siegel
Rabbi Amanda Greene Sam Sterling
Elizabeth N. Gussis Traci Stratford
Denise and Michael Heimlich Tracy Friend and Lynn Underwood
Scott A. Heinrich Lina Wallace
Temple Jeremiah Barbara and Steve Wolf
Temple Judea Mizpah Rabbi Evon Yakar

Legacy Donors

We are grateful to our generous donors who have made a legacy commitment to secure the future of Jewish living and learning at OSRUI for generations to come.  If you are interested in learning how you can support OSRUI’s future through a legacy/planned gift, visit our Legacy Giving page.

Julie and Joel Africk Rabbi Scott Looper
Terri Albert Susie and Michael Lorge
Rabbi Steven Bob Eudice and Rabbi Ernst (z"l) Lorge
Marla Kell Brown and Steve Brown Susan Zukrow and Jeff Mackevich 
Cathy and Rabbi Paul Cohen Ellyn and Jacob Margulies
Rabbi Dan Danson Lenore and Dan Mass
Amy and Harell Dolgin Rabbi Amy L. Memis-Foler and David Foler
Etty and Giora Dolgin Rabbi Yocheved Mintz
Rabbi Ellen Dreyfus Anonymous
Vanessa  Ehrlich Cantor Jennifer Frost and Rabbi Richard Prass 
Pam and Howard Erlanger Jim Rosenberg and Deborah Hamilton
Patti and Michael Frazin Lori and Rabbi Jim Sagarin
Jeffrey D. Friedman Susan and Paul Schomer
Michelle Drucker Friedman Kathy Schwartz and Andy Schultheiss
Marra B. Gad Lauren and Jeremy Seaver
Mark Gershon Rabbi Isaac Serotta
Janet (z"l) and Rich Goldberg Hanna and Rabbi Mark Shapiro
Judi and Steve Goode Rabbi Roxanne and Ben Shapiro
Anonymous Lawrence A. Sherman
Harold Grinspoon Mitch Silver, Julie Gelfond and Family
Estate of Evelyn Harris (z"l) Michelle and Alan Silverman
Inbar and Ken Heinrich Rabbi Sharon L. Sobel
Deborah and William Herst Karen and Roy Splansky
The Hibel Family Andrea and James Stein
Judith and Clive Kamins Rabbi Taron Tachman
Paula and Jerry Kaye The Upin Family
Debra L. Krolick Leslie and Rabbi Max Weiss
Sam Lieberman Barbara and Steven Wolf
Debbie and Rabbi David Locketz Cantor Ross Wolman