The President’s Council

Hebrew College’s President’s Council recognizes a caring community of friends and leaders who give with generosity and compassion to the College, allowing Jewish education and creativity to flourish. Philanthropy at this level nurtures and sustains Hebrew College’s mission of open inquiry, intellectual rigor, personal engagement and spiritual creativity. We are deeply grateful!

Hebrew College President’s Council Levels

  • Meyasdim/Founders: gifts of $100,000+
  • Bonim/Builders: gifts of $36,000 to $99,999
  • Talmidim/Lifelong Learners: gifts of $20,000 to $35,999
  • Shutafim/Partners: gifts of $10,000 to $19,999
  • Haverim/Friends: gifts of $5,000 to $9,999
  • Yedidim/Companions: gifts of $1,800 to $4,999

How to join the 2020-21 President’s Council: Simply make a gift at any of the levels above online or via mail between July 1, 2020 and June 30, 2021.

To learn more: Contact Rosa Kramer Franck, Director of Development, at to explore how you can partner with Hebrew College in nurturing a vibrant Jewish life throughout Greater Boston, across North America, in Israel, and around the world.

President’s Council Members (2020-21)

(List in formation)

Chleck Family Foundation
The Germanacos Foundation
Daniel Miller
Rabbi Suzanne and Andrew Offit
Rosalyn and Richard Slifka

Cooperative Metropolitan Ministries
Myra Musicant and Howard Cohen
Rabbi Ma’ayan and Richard Sands

Talmidim/Lifelong Learners:
Denise Sobel
Charlotte and Theodore Teplow
Wendy and David Teplow

Dorothea and Sheldon Buckler
Marsha and Harvey Chasen
Deborah and Ronald Feinstein
Rachel Jacoff
The Henry Luce Foundation
Rudnick Charitable Foundation
Myra and Robert Snyder
Carol and Steven Targum
Diane Troderman

Carol and Carl Chudnofsky
Janine and Rabbi Jevin Eagle
Beryl and David Hoffman
Margot and Tom Pritzker
Rabbi Sonia and Ned Saltzman
Susan Shevitz and Lawrence Bailis
Polly and Arnold Slavet
Nicole Zatlyn and Jason Weiner

Calvin Institute of Christian Worship
Fern Fisher and Jack Eiferman
Cheryl and Larry Franklin
Lillian and Richard Gray

(List in formation)