The One Fund

2023-2024 One Fund Donors

The giving levels below speak to the values that are core to the JCHS experience.

Jewish Learning | Torah ($50,000 or more)

  • Theodore D. Maidenberg & Rhiana L. Wallace Maidenberg

Healing the World |Tikkun Olam ($25,000+)

  • Hilda & Yitz Applbaum
  • Shelley Bransten & Dr. Philip Chenette
  • Leslie & Raphael Edelman
  • Ellen & Barry Finestone
  • Jessica & Daniel Minkoff

Social Responsibility | Tzedek ($18,000–$24,999)

  • Debbie & Barry Cohn
  • Michael Donner
  • Chelsea Eng & Roger Low 
  • Debby Jacoby & Rabbi Howard Jacoby Ruben​
  • Deborah & Michael Sosebee

Conviction | Emunah ($10,000–$17,999)

  • Anne Bakar & Yossi Zadik
  • Elizabeth E. Bettelheim Family Foundation
  • Alfred Bloch
  • Anne Germanacos
  • Andrea & Stephen Hasegawa
  • Sarah & Lev Jasper
  • Julie & Roni Ovadia
  • Louisa & Roger Philipp
  • Brigitte & Dr. Samuel Saks
  • Joanna Samuels & Tomer Altman
  • Deborah & Larry Stadtner
  • Dr. Ingrid Tauber & Frank Taforo
  • Inbar Telem & Martin Lowenstein
  • The Ticktin/Kimel Families
  • Bev & Dr. Leor Weinberger, in honor of Raphael Edelman
  • Dr. Jessica Nutik Zitter & Mark Zitter

Creativity | Yetzirah ($5,000–$9,999)

  • Hope & Noah Alper
  • Alison & Jay Bakaler
  • Kurt Billick
  • Kerry Barlas & Eric Schwartzman
  • Frayda & Rabbi Yonatan Cohen
  • Sarah & Jordan Hymowitz
  • Aaron Parker
  • Lisa & Steve Pearlmutter
  • Rotem Perelmuter
  • Daphna & Dr. Phillip Ross
  • Eileen Ruby
  • Dr. Deanna & Steven Taubman, in memory of Mitchel & Jeanette Tobin, and Elias & Stella Salba
  • Marlee & Neil Taxy
  • Leslie & Stephen Ticktin
  • Karina Vaysman & Dr. Yan Kalika
  • San Francisco Humanities, Inc.
  • Sarah Weinberg
  • Roberta & Dr. Murray Zucker

Leadership | Manhigut ($3,600–$4,999)

  • Alison & Michael Brody
  • Marci & Dr. Marc Dollinger
  • Robin & David Gluck, in honor of Rabbi Howard Jacoby Ruben
  • Gabriella & Jesse Kellerman
  • Sharon Kovalsky & Jonathan Kadis
  • David Samson
  • Jaimie Sanford & Ted Storey
  • Deanna & Gregory Sklovsky, in honor of Shana Sklovsky ‘23

Loyalty | Ne’emanut ($1,800–$3,599)

  • Reni Aniela & Miguel Zuliani
  • Miriam Applbaum ’15
  • Rebecca & Daniel Burrows
  • Wendy Cown & Ben Chinn
  • Angela Dalfen & Elizabeth Noteware
  • Suzanne D’Arcy & Gerald Yanowitz
  • Alexandra & Samuel Fell
  • Donna & Joe Fogel
  • Dr. Amy & Dr. Jeffrey Gelfand
  • Melissa Heller & Steven Douglas
  • Mary Ellen Hunt
  • Joel & Alissa Isaacson Gift Fund
  • Patti & Sammy Joselewitz
  • Fran Tannenbaum Kaye & Dr. Brian Kaye, in honor of Raphael Edelman
  • Daniela Kleiman & Pablo Buki
  • Leslie & Jeffrey Klonoff
  • Julie & Ari Lewis
  • Nancy Zimmerman Pechner & Richard Pechner
  • Tricia Petersen
  • Sharon Sagiv & Dr. Abraham Boskovitz, in honor of Nadav Boskovitz ‘24
  • Dassi & Alan Shusterman
  • Avril Swan & Paul Streepy
  • Lisa Tabak & Jeffrey Lipsett, in honor of Raphael Edelman & Rabbi Howard Ruben
  • Dr. Rochelle & Ari Zak

Joy | Simcha ($1,000–$1,799)

  • Ruth Burgin
  • Dr. Sarina Castro & Dr. Robert Root
  • Dr. Elin & Dr. Craig Cohen
  • Dr. Adriane Concus & Dr. Jeremy Lieberman
  • Andrew Ferguson
  • Frieda Fogel
  • Marianne & Herbert Friedman
  • Nancy and Frederic Golden, in honor of Eloise Golden ’24
  • Steve Gomberg
  • Gittel & Nachman Goodman
  • Susan & Bruce Heitler
  • Colleen & David Horowitz
  • Joanne Howard
  • Leslie Kane & Manuel Fishman
  • Alissa & Robert Kaufman
  • Dina & Leonid Kushnir
  • Kim & Matt Levie
  • Sarah Lin & Tim Chan
  • June & Dr. David Marinoff
  • Jan Reicher & Alain Bismuth
  • Donna & Jason Roberts
  • Tania & Muni Schweig
  • Evelyn Scalora & Martin Singer
  • Amy & Alan Sezak
  • Jacqueline Shelton-Miller & Craig Miller
  • Jennifer Shy & Michael Feiner
  • Yuliya & Yaroslav Vinogradsky
  • Julie Vlcek-Burke & Jodi Burke
  • Allison Kent Weiss & Paul Weiss
  • Jami & Andrew Zakem
  • Inna & Stan Zilberleyb

Unity of the Jewish People | Klal Yisrael ($540–$999)

  • Anonymous
  • Sara & Ken Bamberger, in honor of Rabbi Ruben & the Amazing Staff & Faculty of JCHS
  • Maria Barak & Vadim Altshuler
  • Michelle & Daniel Barenbaum
  • Helen Berenshteyn & Leonid Leyferman
  • Elana Cohn ’10 & Asaf Jacobs
  • Leslie & Richard Cooper, in honor of Sean Moler
  • Beth Jacob Congregation of Oakland, in honor of Rabbi Howard Ruben & the BJC members of the JCHS Board
  • Robert Eisenman ’14
  • Micah Fenner ’12, in memory of Sarah Fenner
  • Aimee Golant Casella & David Casella
  • Dr. Dawn & Dr. Andrew Gross, in honor of Raphael Edelman
  • Caren & Steven Gutierrez
  • Lauren & Seth Greenberg
  • Angela & Leo Korman
  • Tamara Lange
  • Jill Rabinowitz & Lawrence Gerstley, in memory of Abe Rabinowitz

Gratitude | Hakarat HaTov ($360–$539)

  • Anonymous
  • Dr. Gail Bolan & Dr. Arthur Reingold
  • Kelly & Neal Bram
  • Rabbi Shua Brick
  • Yael Cohn ’13
  • Judy & Brent Daniel
  • Beth Eiselman
  • Keena & David Golden
  • Joan Keston
  • Vicky Keston
  • Rita Kohl & Steven Silberblatt, in honor of Frayda Gonshor Cohen & Rabbi Yonatan Cohen
  • Dr. Yelena & Jordan Koplowicz
  • Fred Korr, in honor of Yossi Offenberg
  • Svetlana & Oleg Kostukovsky
  • Rachel & Arik Luck
  • Ofra Paz & Dr. Noam Vardi
  • Lynda Porter & Selim Tuvi, in memory of Vicky Tuvi
  • Alissa Robinow
  • Olga Urman & Ilya Eybelman
  • Cynthia Vaughn & Mark Bloom
  • Leonard Zimmerman, in honor of Chanah Zimmerman

Integrity | Yosher (Up to $359)

  • Anonymous
  • Marta Alejandro
  • Adi Reicher Alouf
  • Marisa Aragona
  • Erik Balin
  • Kasey Balin
  • Julie Beck
  • Carolyn Beckmann
  • Noa & Moti Beharav
  • Dr. Tamara Beliak & Zeev Neumeier
  • Roni Ben-David
  • Joan & Nick Boodrookas
  • Dr. Gail Bolan & Dr. Arthur Reingold
  • Karen & Steven Bovarnick
  • Elaine Bregman
  • Liora Brosbe & Rabbi Daniel Isaacson
  • Rabbi Josh Buchin
  • Dr. Cecily Burrill
  • Kathleen Cariffe & Jonathan Rosen
  • Helene & Daniel Casella
  • Yoon Sun Choi & Fred Lifsitz, in honor of Mal Lifsitz
  • Ariel Cohen
  • Roberta Cohn, in memory of Lenore Dollinger
  • Lauren Cook
  • Marissa Cornelius
  • Barbara Davis
  • Amy Dean
  • Betsy Eckstein & David Heller
  • Avigayil Edelman ‘16
  • Robin Eig
  • Nadyne Epstein
  • Diane Epstein-Porter & Ken Porter, in honor of Eleanor Porter ‘24
  • Evan Fenner ’14
  • Miriam Ferrer
  • Ira Fishman, in honor of Kaue Barth-Ramos ’24 & Keyana Cornejo ’24
  • Naomi Fiss & Karl Horton, in honor of Gerda Fiss
  • Chubasco Gaite
  • Miriam Gauss
  • Dr. Marina Gelman & Daniel Zilberman
  • Dr. Rebecca Golbert & Dr. Doug Crane
  • Lynn Greene
  • Alex Grigoryan
  • Magda & John Hagen
  • Leora Hahn
  • Ellen Harms
  • Irma Hernandez
  • Dr. Elena & Dr. Eugene Ingerman
  • Alexander Shtromberg, in honor of Shaina Pollak ’24
  • Leslie & Steve Isaacs, in memory of Yonim Schweig ’17
  • Laura & Jeff Jacoby, in honor of Rabbi Howard Ruben
  • Dr. Naomi Jatovsky
  • Anna & Joshua Katz
  • Lisa & Joseph Karpanty
  • Marion & Ward Karson
  • Tobye Kaye
  • Stella Kleiman & Gene Reddick
  • Angela & Leo Korman
  • Michelle Kushnir ‘10
  • Audrey Larkin
  • Dr. Richard Leavitt
  • Ron Lezell
  • Stephanie & Habib Lichaa
  • Raizy Lichtenstein
  • Susan Lyon & Howard Freedman, in memory of John Dearborn
  • Dr. Nell Mahgel-Friedman & Rabbi Chaim Mahgel, in honor of Gerald & Sondra Malloy
  • Alina & Dan Manzon
  • Sarah Marchick & Robert Hallman
  • Jose Martinez
  • Robert Marx
  • Michelle Matz
  • Susan & Elisha Mayost
  • Roni & Paul Melmed, in honor of Cassi Goorin ’22
  • Miranda Meyerson & Joseph Gindi
  • Alevtina Mokshina & Yakov Volkov
  • Sean Moler
  • Suzannah & Dr. David Neufeld
  • Susan Orbuch & Jim Gilbert, in honor of Lauren Cook
  • Yuliya Peregudova & Sergey Peregudov, in memory of Mikhail Barash
  • Aaron Pollak
  • Aaron Pollock
  • Tamar Rabinowitz
  • Denise Rocco-Zilber & Michael Zilber
  • Dr. Rena & Mordecai Rosen
  • Arno Rosenfeld ’12
  • Sarah Roth
  • Nina Rowan, in honor of Harvey Rappaport
  • Merav Rozenblum & Francisco Hulse
  • David Rubinstein
  • Fred Schwarcz, in memory of Tibor Schwarcz
  • Donna & Brian Sky
  • Merav Steinberger-Arnold & Dr. Gilad Arnold
  • Jennifer Sturgill
  • Gretchen Tallon
  • Barbara & Chuck Taubman, in honor of Deanna & Steve Taubman
  • Harold Tuchfeld
  • Dorothy & Dr. Paul Wachter
  • Alex White
  • Nicole & Stephen Wilkes
  • Evan Wolkenstein
  • Russell Wright

Gifts as of February 21, 2024

Support the One Fund

2023-24 One Fund Co-Chairs

Jessica Minkoff, parent of Leah ’25 and Noah ’27

Sarah Weinberg, parent of Josiah ’26

Yearbook Tributes

As a special benefit for senior families, making a gift to the One Fund gives graduates the opportunity to be celebrated with a tribute in the yearbook. 

Click here for tribute examples and sizes. 


For more information, contact Julie Vlcek-Burke, Director of Development.