You're invited! Join us for Celebrating the Remarkable

A virtual Event

Dr. Ruth K. Westheimer

World Renowned Sex Therapist Author and Media Personality

Toni Young

Dedicated Volunteer and Philanthropist

Philip Gomperts

Steward of Largest Donation in Israel’s History

Eastern Standard Time
1:00 p.m. ET
Central Time
12:00 p.m. CT
Mountain Time
11:00 a.m. MT
Mountain Time
10:00 a.m. PT
2021/04/27 13:00:00

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Celebrate Dr. Ruth K. Westheimer
as she receives her first honorary doctorate from an Israeli university, bestowed by Ben-Gurion University of the Negev President Prof. Daniel Chamovitz and Rector Prof. Chaim Hames

and honor

Toni Young
AABGU past president, for her remarkable leadership and vision

Philip Gomperts
newly retired director of AABGU’s Southwest Region, for his extraordinary fundraising achievements

No cost to attend.



Ruth Flinkman-Marandy and Ben Marandy, California
Archie Gottesman and Gary DeBode, New Jersey

Fran Morris Rosman and Richard Rosman, California
Bathsheva Rifkin and Howard Hochster, Connecticut

Toni Young, New York

Nina Appel, Illinois
Elyse and Joshua Arnow, New York
Jenny Cohen-Derfler and Joel Reinstein, Israel
Marci and Marc Dollinger, California
The Etingin, Davidowitz and Silver Families, New York
The Field Family Foundation, California
Esther and Bert Foer, Washington D.C.

Betsy and Max Gitter, New York
Pat Kalmans and Michael Ozer, Texas
Reiko and Barry Kayne, Delaware

Brooke Kroeger and Alexander M. Goren, z”l, New York
Dr. Edward Oleen, Georgia
Carol Rothschild, Delaware
Carol and Harry Saal, California
Lisa Scheller, Pennsylvania
Danna and Alex Slusky, California

Soref-Breslauer Texas Foundation

Terri and Rabbi Bruce Alpert, Connecticut
Rhona and Bruce Caress, Texas
Sue and Martin Fenster, Pennsylvania
Dorian Goldman and Marvin Israelow, New York
Arline and Ben Guefen, Texas
Laurie and Maury Harris, New York
Jewish Federation of Delaware
Adriana and Luciano Kolodny, Minnesota
Shelly and Jeffrey Kupfer, Maryland
Ellen Marcus and Harvey Malyn, Texas

Abby Meiselman and Kenneth Bloom, Connecticut
Paulette and Joseph Rose, New York
Debra and Jeffrey Rothschild, Elana and Peter Rothschild, New York
Sue and Doug Seserman, New York
Susan and Lewis Winarsky, Maryland
Mitchell Young, Czech Republic and Ann Young Saban, Israel and Their Families

Phyllis and Norman Aerenson, Delaware
Elsa and Stanley Aglow, New Jersey
Rita Agron, New Jersey

Judith and Daniel Alterman, California
Deborah and David Bergeron, Texas
Joanne and James Cohen, New York
Debbie and Robert Dunn, Pennsylvania
Roslyn and Charles Epstein, Pennsylvania
Mara and Joshua Force, Louisiana
Ruth Ann and Errol Ger, Delaware
Sharon and Alan Gomperts and Family, California

Brigitte and Michael Gomperts-Lazarus and Family, California
Bettina and Andrea Goren, New York
Marcia Halpern and Jay Leistner, Pennsylvania
Lisa and Steven Himmelfarb, Washington, DC
Cynthia Hertz and Family, Florida
Edie and Art Hessel, Washington, D.C.
Carolyn and Neil Hockstein, Delaware
Sonya and Stephen Hurst, California
Sandra and Richard Jackson, Texas
Sandra Kahn, New Jersey
Beth Kaplan and Bruce Sholk, Maryland
Robin Karol-Eng and Jerald Eng, Delaware
Connie and Sam Katz, Pennsylvania
Arlene and Steve Krieger, California
Marge and Sheldon London, Maryland
Michelle and David Margules, Delaware
Jill and Aaron Max, Maryland
Ellen and Robert Meyer, Delaware
Joanne Moore, Israel
Lelaine and Stuart Nemser, Delaware

Karen and Gene Oshman, Texas
Lisa and Steve Pearlmutter, California
Marjorie and Ken Roshkoff, Pennsylvania
Deborah and David Ross, Delaware
Lisa and Steve Rudner, Dallas
Lite Sabin, New York
Sherrie Savett, Pennsylvania
Barbara Schoenberg, Delaware
Michelle and Russell Silberglied, Pennsylvania
Mytyl Simancas-Bister and Sergio Bister, Florida
Fay and Samuel Singer, Florida
Kathleen and Rob Spitzer, Washington
Ingrid and Larry Steinberg-Gomperts and Family, California
Leslie and Paul Strug, Texas

Linda Suib, Texas
Sylvia and Adam Tiktin, Florida
Randi and Harel Turkel, Maryland
Stefani and Loren Twyford, Texas
Ann Waldman and Robert Wolf, Pennsylvania
Keren and David Waranch, Maryland
Sheryl and Stuart Wernick, Texas
Harriet Whiting, Texas
Claire and David Winick, Pennsylvania
Violet and Richard Zeitlin, Pennsylvania
Mara and Robert Zipkin, Pennsylvania
Sissy and David Zoller, Texas


Event Committee

Eden Abitan, Florida
Elizabeth and David Breslauer, Texas
Gary DeBode, New Jersey

Marci Dollinger, California
Lisa Field, California
Ruth Flinkman-Marandy, California
Lloyd Goldman, New York
Maury Harris, New York
Marilyn and Edward Kaplan, Florida
Connie and Sam Katz, Pennsylvania
Reiko and Barry Kayne, Delaware
Marc List, Florida
Marge London, Maryland
Ellen Marcus, Texas
Jill Max, Maryland
Linda Melcer, Florida
Michael Ozer, Texas
Joel Reinstein, Israel

Bathsheva Rifkin, Connecticut
Paulette and Joseph Rose, New York
Carol Rothschild, Delaware
Carol Saal, California
Mytyl Simancas, Florida
Linda Suib, Texas
Adam Tiktin, Florida
Mitchell Young, Czech Republic
Ann Young Saban, Israel
Marla and Rob Zipkin, Pennsylvania