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.

2017 Donors

We are honored to recognize all donors who contributed to OSRUI in 2017.

$36,000 and Above

Community Development Foundation for Reform Judaism
Crown Family Philanthropies

Vivian E. Rice Trust
Charles and M.R. Shapiro Foundation Inc.

 

$10,000 - $35,999

Anonymous
Renay and Joel Bayer
Healthcare Foundation of Highland Park
Paula and Jerry Kaye

The Nachshon Project
Susan and Paul Schomer 

Barbara and Steve Wolf 

$3,600 - $9,999

Perri and Rick Courtheoux
Sandra and Robert Cutler
Emilyn Page and Mark Feldberg
Patti and Mike Frazin/Mosaic Construction
Leo J. and Roslyn L. Krupp Family Foundation
Allegra Manacher & Curt Kohlberg
Barbara and Philip Meltzer
M.K. and J.B. Pritzker
Karen and Roy Splansky


$1,800 - $3,599

Annie and Josh Erlich
The Gudgeon Family
Jessica and Peter Kaplan
Felicia and Michael Perlman
Joan Pines
Lynne Kaminer & Daniel Ray
Sara Rimm-Kaufman
Nancy and Ed Tepper
 


$1,000 - $1,799

Alyssa Dickman
Susan Dickman
Vanessa and Arthur Ehrlich
Emanuel Congregation
Merle and Barry Erlich
Deanne and Jeffrey Friedman
Jennifer and Mark Gershon
Frances and Jay Gerson
Richard Goldberg
Judi and Steve Goode
Nina Goren
Barbara and Richard Heinrich
Lisa and Robert Honig
Diane and Howard Kaplan
Mara and Richard Kaplan
Judy and Jordan Konisky
Debra Krolick
Susie and Michael Lorge
Sandra and Bernie Meyer
The Milberg Family
Michael Passman
Alice and Elliott Rosenberg
Julie and Marc Rubin 
Hanna and Rabbi Mark Shapiro
Julie Gelfond and Mitch Silver
Eva-Lynn and Marvin Steiner
Jane Taves
Michelle and Ronald Tenny
URJ WRJ Midwest District


$360 - $999

Susan Aaron Janet and Michael Jablon
Robyn and Joshua Ackerman Judith and Clive Kamins
Alexandra and Darin Argentar Solomon Kane
Janice and Douglas Berman Debbie Krupp
Ilene and David Brot Lakeside Congregation for Reform Judaism
Norma and William Brown Joanna Lewis
 Congregation Har Hashem Samuel Lieberman
Bonnie Denmark Friedman and Kathleen Madura
   Gary Friedman Gayle and Michael Malvin
Laurie Dey-Canales Ellyn and Jacob Margulies
Etty and Giora Dolgin Sue Milan Reingold
Nancy Dunn  Elyssa and Joel Mosbacher
Tamar and William Earnest Marjorie and Charles Ostrov
Bonnie Forkosh Stefanie Pessis Weil
Jacob Forman Deborah Hamilton and Jim Rosenberg
Tracy Friend and Lynn Underwood Friend Cantor Rachel and Chuck Rosenberg
Beverly Friend Jane Rubin
Marla and Adam Gamoran Robin and Mark Salsberg
Mitchell Geller Lauren and Jeremy Seaver
Betsy Gidwitz Marcy and Kenneth Siegel   
Marc Goldish Laura and Ira Singer
Randi and Charles Gurian Temple Jeremiah
Denise and Michael Heimlich  

 

$180 - $359

Diane and Robert Altkorn Rabbi Andrea and Daniel London
Faith Avner Nancy and William Luck
Rabbi Ilana and Jeffrey Baden  Rabbi Craig Marantz
Ann L. Ballon Jane Pence and Douglas Masters
Elaine and Howard Bayer Deborah and Michael Miller
Karen and Nate Beraha Jean and Jordan Nerenberg
Beth-El Jewish Cong. of Chicago Elizabeth and James Neubauer
Boulder Jewish Fellowship The Joseph Perlman Family Foundation
J. Ellen Burke Jeremy Persin
Congregation Etz Chaim Daniel Phillips
Mardene and Raymond Costa  Helen and John Plous
Rebecca and Brad Dallet Cathy Goodfriend and Paul Reichenbach
Rebecca DeNelsky Lynda Pollack and Charles Richter
Reva and Morton Denlow Susan and Howard Ruben
Drew Donohue Carol Rubin
Lina Dreyfus Wallace Jeanne Calloway and Rabbi Isaac Saposnik
Susanne and Roger Fein David Segal
Shana Frazin Ellyn and Eliot Shapiro
Ronald Friedman Miriam Sherin
Michael Gelber Ilana Shure
Jane and Larry Gellman Andrea Backman and Michael Siegel
Tricia Ginis Sharon and Jed Silberg
Marla Goldberg Syma and Irwin Silverman
Joan Golder Sinai Temple of Michigan City 
Beth Honetschlager and  United Jewish Welfare Fund
  Donald Greenebaum Abra and J.B. Stein
Laura and Michael Guttman Lynn Sweet
Lynley and Scott Heinrich Julie Webb and Michael Taitel
Terry and Ronald Hendin Debbie and Chuck Trefz
Rachel Heyman Stephanie and Steven Victor
Marni Israel Jody and Rabbi Michael Weinberg
David Jacobsohn Jeffrey Wert
Leslie Kay Cynthia Gebel Wolf and Daniel Wolf
Deanna and Cantor Jeff Klepper Sheri and Scott Yarosh
Jason Kramer Caryn and Allan Zelinger
Andrew Larsen In memory of Meir O'Brien:  
Deanna and Steven Levin   Becky Dolinko and Sophie Budwig, 
Seymour Lipton   Maddy Chinn, Hannah Cohen, 
Robert Litz   Molly Fortnow, Andrew Gertz, 
Deborah and Rabbi David Locketz   Ari Goldstein, Marnina Hornstein &      Emily Nistad

$179 and below 

Abbot Row Corp Rabbi Peter Knobel Discretionary Fund
Heather Abels Burton Kopulsky
Francine Abramson Jaci Krandel
Beth Herman Adler and Anthony Adler Hanna and Leonard Kravitz
Julie and Joel Africk Rabbi Harold Kudan Discretionary Fund
Terri Albert Dana Kunik
Claudia and Barry Altshuler Elizabeth and Phillip Lasko
Am Shalom Linda Gorens-Levey and 
Sherry and Harvey Amend   Michael Levey
Gretchen Arana Sandra and Rabbi Charles Levi
Leah Arnold Ila Lewis
Michael H. Balinsky Estelle Lieb
Ellen Baren Dina London
Janice and Larry Barr Daniel and Rabbi Andrea London
Carol and Erwin Barrington Sharon and Henry Lorsch
Elizabeth Beastrom Judith and Maynard Louis
Susan Glazer Belgrad and
  Rabbi Marc Belgrad
Ricki and Joshua Lowitz
Deborah(z"l) and Rabbi Marc Berkson Janet Lubov
Dina and Ronald Berne Sari Luck Schneider and
  Robert Schneider
Hope Bernstein Addie and Rick Lupert
Alan Bernstein Debra Magad
Bet Shalom Congregation Debra and Elliott Malki
Beth Hillel Temple Katharine and Sanford Mallin
Beth Emet Synagogue Rosalie and Richard Malter
Beth Tikvah Congregation Rabbi Toby Manewith
Mary Wampler and Philip Bierman Judy Mann
Margery M. Bitterman Rachel and Rabbi Ari Margolis
Sally Blanks Shira Marks
Sheri and David Blotner Susan and William McNulty
Kathryn and Louis Bordman Joel Meyer
Corey and Diane Borin Ruth and Alan Miller
Naomi Bayer and Stuart Brandhandler Laura Miller
Linda and John Brodson Lawrence Moss
Marla and Steve Brown Susan and Philip Moss
Chad Brown Mount Sinai Congregation
Anthony Brown Mount Zion Temple
Susan and Colman Buchbinder Hasha Musha Perman
Joanna and John Bush Lisa Neu
Nina Cabelka North Shore Congregation Israel
Gayla and Joel Cahan Leo Norton
Jessica Campbell Oak Park Temple  
Jennifer Casad Terrie O'Day
Rachael and Steve Chaiken S. Orelove
Chicago Association of Reform Rabbis Gail and Jim Ostach
Ivy Lester and Stephen Cohen Evelyn E. Padorr
Andrea and Rabbi Norman Cohen Laura and Abe Perpinyal
Cong. B'nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim Miriam Philips
Cong. Emanu-El B'ne Jeshurun Elaine and Edward Pierson
Cong. Or Shalom John Pleasants
Cong. Sukkat Shalom Jessica and Daniel Poscover
Rabbi Shoshanah and Damien Conover Rabbi Richard Prass
Emily and Adam Crane Dana and Marc Price
Rabbi Jill Crimmings Debra and Michael Pysno
Judith Wolff David and Mark Davis Jay Rapoport
Annelise Davis Cindy and Max Rasansky
Steve Denker Right Hand Rabbi, LLC
Ellen and Frederick Dietz Shelley Riskin
Marlene Dodinval   Sheila Rodin-Novak
Amy and Harell Dolgin Andrea Roisman
Denise Fogel and Ian Doud Audrey Rosen
Rabbi Ellen and James Dreyfus Lila Rosenthal
Marianne Dreyfus Larry Ross  
Suzy and Randy Dritz Marcia Ross   
Rabbi Bruce Elder Rachel and Jonathan Roth
Sharon and Adam Faier Charlotte and Berton Rubin
Lois and Stuart Falk John Rubiner
Myra and Robert Feinberg June Ruby
Robyn Feldmar Marcia and Zachary Ruderman
Tamara Field Lori and Rabbi James Sagarin
Julie Finkelstein Beth Sair
Tracy Fischman Susan and Milton Salzer
Susan and Harold Fisher Ruth Sang
Eva and Ari Footlik Michelle Schlack
Frank Forsberg Nancee Siegel and Ken Schmetterer
Beth Fountain Michael Schneider
Betsy Solaro and Joseph Frank Emily Schwartz
Victoria and Jeremy Franklin Marci Dickman and Ralph Schwartz
Angela Friedman Barbara Seaver
Beatrice Friedman Leo Seiler   
Marcy Frost Lucy Seiler
Aryn Froum Liz Severyns
Judith and Rabbi Hillel Gamoran Mona and Harold Shabelman
Jane Gellman Rabbi Shari and Corey Shamah
Logan Zinman Gerber and Ben Gerber Amy Shiffman
Lynne and Bruce Glickson Dina Elenbogen and Steven Siegel
Jennifer Goldbaum Sisterhood of Congregation
  Emanu-El of Waukesha
Susan and Jay Goldberg Nina Skemp
Gail and Daniel Golden Phoebe Skowronski
Laurie Golden Natalie and Nate Solomon
Lia Goldfarb John Somers
Megan and Paige GoldMarche Kathy and Ronald Sonenthal
Susan and Benjamin Goldstein Susan and David Spitz
Missy Goldstein Candace Spreckman
Arlene and Aaron Golub Anne and Harvey Stein
Roberta Goodman James Stein
Lisa Goodman Sharon and Daniel Steinhorn
Marla Gordon Marcey and Michael Stillman
Barbara and Larry Gordon Rebecca L. Sturgeon
Rabbi Lisa Greene,
  North Shore Cong. Israel
Nancy Liskar and Bruce Styler
Katharine Groethe Boaz Super
Meg Grunewald Iris Marreck and Ira Tangy
Lynda and Bernard Gutcheon Temple Beth El
Joey Heimlich Temple Beth Israel
Kay and Joseph Heinecke Temple B'rith Sholom
Inbar Kirson and Kenneth Heinrich Temple Israel
Rabbi Deborah and
  Rabbi Sidney Helbraun
Temple Judea Mizpah
Rebecca Heller Temple Sholom of Chicago
Amyra and Kenneth Henry Lynne Turry
Laurence Herman Rachael and Dean Ulizio
Barbara and James Herst Denise Wadzinski
Alex Herz Bharti Wahi
Hillel Milwaukee Karen and Richard Weiland
Shirlee and Douglas Hoffman Joyce and Lawrence Weiner
Celia and Stanley Holland Rabbi Suzanne Griffel and Saul Weiner
Elizabeth Hunt Susan Weintrob
Louise Jackson Aviva Weisberg
Lori and Marc Jacobson Daniel Weiss
Chad Johnson Rabbi Max Weiss Discretionary Fund
Susan Jones Keren and Gregory Weiss
Judith Jordan Josi Wert  
K.A.M. Isaiah Israel Congregation Jennifer Wert   
Heidi Kanter Alan Williger
Maureen and Joseph Katchen Kelly and Steve Winner
Caren and Allan Kaufman Joel Wolfson
Rabbi Karyn D. Kedar,
  Cong. B'nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim
Helen and Rabbi Leo Wolkow
Sheri Kelly Wendy and Mark Yura
Judith and Robert Kemp Deborah and Dean Zemel
Ronald Kingsley Karen and Rabbi Leonard Zukrow
Ilene and Gary Klein  

 

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
Anonymous Eudice and Rabbi Ernst (z"l) Lorge
Rabbi Steven Bob Susan Zukrow and Jeff Mackevich 
Marla Kell Brown and Steve Brown Ellyn and Jacob Margulies
Cathy and Rabbi Paul Cohen Lenore and Dan Mass
Rabbi Dan Danson Rabbi Amy L. Memis-Foler and David Foler
Amy and Harell Dolgin Rabbi Yocheved Mintz
Etty and Giora Dolgin Cantor Jennifer Frost and 
Rabbi Ellen Dreyfus    Rabbi Richard Prass 
Vanessa  Ehrlich Jim Rosenberg and Deborah Hamilton
Pam and Howard Erlanger Lori and Rabbi Jim Sagarin
Patti and Michael Frazin Susan and Paul Schomer
Jeffrey D. Friedman Kathy Schwartz and Andy Schultheiss
Michelle Drucker Friedman 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