USY News

Kol HaKavod to Our New Cabinet Members and Award Winners

Kol HaKavod to the following individuals who were elected and who received awards at the recent Far West USY Regional Convention:

Far West USY 2018-2019 Regional Cabinet

President Noa Kligfeld, Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, CA

Executive/Programming VP Hannah Levinstein, Congregation B’nai Israel, Tustin, CA

Israel Affairs VP Tehila Cherry, Congregation Beth Am, San Diego, CA

Religion/Education VP Tobey Lee, Temple Beth Am, Los Angeles, CA

Social Action/Tikkun Olam VP Rachel Kornberg, Congregation Beth Am, San Diego, CA

Membership/Kadima VP Caleb Posner, Congregation Beth El, La Jolla, CA

Communications VP Benjamin Levine, Adat Ari El, Valley Village, CA

Parliamentarian Elise Nochomovitz, Congregation Or Tzion, Scottsdale, AZ

2018 Awards

Jackie Saltz Ruach of USY Award:
Hannah Kekst, Sinai Temple, Los Angeles, CA
Sophia Muroff, Congregation Beth El, La Jolla, CA
Elise Nochomovitz, Congregation Or Tzion, Scottsdale, AZ
Ronit Sholkoff, Temple Aliyah, Woodland Hills, CA

Kesher Award for Youth Directors:
Sarah Bochenek, Temple Sholom of the East Valley, Chandler, AZ

Hillary Moss Gimilut Chasadim Award:
Hannah Levinstein, Congregation B’nai Israel, Tustin, CA

Marla Bennett Chalutz of the Year Award:
Hailey Fischer, Temple Sholom of the East Valley, Chandler, AZ

Chapters of Excellence:
Congregation Beth Am, San Diego, CA
Congregation Beth El, La Jolla, CA
Temple Etz Chaim, Thousand Oaks, CA

Most Improved Chapter:
Temple Sholom of the East Valley, Chandler, AZ

Rabbi Edward Tennenbaum USYer Of the Year Award:
Dora Tabchnick, Congregation Beth El, La Jolla, CA
Maya Klareich, Tifereth Israel, San Diego, CA

May you go from strength to strength!

Comments are closed.