- 1.Archie Gottesman and Gary DeBode Honorees IGNITE THE LIGHT Wednesday, May 1, 2013 21 Iyar 5773 JCC of MetroWest
2. STAR ARCHIE and GARY You truly light up our world. Love, Mom and Dad 3. STAR MERLE and MARTY Archie and Gary, Archie and Gary -- We Are Thrilled To Be Your Family! Thanks for all the good you do for Jewish education and in the world! Love, 4. STAR Mom & Dad, You are SUPER HEROES! SUPER PARENTS! SUPER JEWS! We love you! -Lilli, Sophie & Ella 5. SUSTAINER 6. FIREWORKS MAZAL TOV To Archie and Gary I am so impressed how you have made a indelible mark on our greater Jewish community in so many varied ways. You truly live every day to Bring Jewish Learning to Life. The Partnership is so fortunate to have the pleasure and privilege of honoring both of you this year. May you go from strength to strength! 7. FIREWORKS MAZAL TOV To Archie and Gary Two very Happy Campers who are making a difference for The Partnership for Jewish Learning and Life. JIMMY AND SHARON SCHWARZ 8. BEACON Mazal Tov to Archie Gottesman and Gary DeBode on this well deserved honor. Your commitment and dedication to The Partnership is very much appreciated. Best Wishes, 9. BEACON Mazal Tov to Archie and Gary and The Partnership for helping to ensure our Jewish future! Ellen and Alan Goldner 10. BEACON Mazal Tov to Archie Gottesman and Gary DeBode Best Wishes, JEFF GRACER AND MARK CHERTOK 11. ONE HAPPY CAMPER NJ HAS GRANTED $1,000,000 FOR CHILDREN TO ENJOY JEWISH SUMMER CAMP FOR THE FIRST TIME. 12. BEACON Mazal Tov to Archie Gottesman and Gary DeBode A fellow Trustee of The Partnership and a great couple who Bring Jewish Learning to Life Andy and Robin Stamelman 13. TORCH Mazal Tov Archie and Gary on this well deserved honor. Karen Mengden 14. TORCH 15. TORCH Congratulations to Archie & Gary on this well deserved honor. May G-d grant you the strength to continue all of your wonderful acts of chessed and grant you much nachas from your entire families. Elisa and Alan Pines and family 16. TORCH Archie and Gary Thank you for the warmth, optimism , hope and humor you bring to support The Partnership. Your passion for our people and your commitment to our Jewish journey are life-lessons for us all. Thanks also to Larry Rein and the professional staff at The Partnership who Bring Jewish Learning to Life. 17. MITZVOT OF METROWEST ATTRACTS 1,000 CHILDREN AND THEIR PARENTS ANNUALLY TO LEARN ABOUT EXCITING MITZVAH PROJECTS FOR THEIR BAR OR BAT MITZVAH. 18. MENORAH Mazal Tov to Archie and Gary May your commitment to the Jewish community continue to shine bright! Robin and Brad Klatt 19. SENIOR-ITIS ENGAGES HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS WITH MISSION- DRIVEN JEWISH ORGANIZATIONS, PREPARING THEM FOR JEWISH COMMUNAL ACTIVISM. 20. MENORAH In honor of Archie and Gary With deep appreciation for your devotion towards excellence in Jewish education and transmitting the beautiful values of Judaism through a camp experience and The Partnership for Jewish Learning and Life Lois Lautenberg 21. MENORAH The Morrison-Katchen Family support the mission of The Partnership for Jewish Learning and Life and Congratulate tonights Honorees: Archie Gottesman and Gary DeBode Thank you for your passionate work on behalf of Jewish educational and camp experiences and your support for The Partnership for Jewish Learning and Life. 22. MENORAH Congratulations Archie and Gary Thank you for all you do for the community! Rhodes Associates 23. MENORAH Archie and Gary Mazal Tov From a past honoree! Thanks for joining the club. Leslie and David Rosenthal 24. MENORAH Mark ODonnell and Jim McGreevey congratulate our friends, Archie and Gary 25. MENORAH We are proud to support IGNITE THE LIGHT in honor of ARCHIE GOTTESMAN and GARY DEBODE and in support of THE PARTNERSHIP FOR JEWISH LEARNING AND LIFE Inglesino, Pearlman, Wyciskala & Taylor, LLC Attorneys at Law 600 Parsippany Road, Suite 204 Parsippany, NJ 07054 26. MENORAH We honor our dear friends, Archie Gottesman and Gary DeBode for all they do for our community. You are a shining example for all of us. Your admiring Wexner Friends 27. MENORAH Thank You to The Partnership for Jewish Learning and Life and Archie and Gary for all you do for our community! Helene and Gary Wingens 28. MENORAH Archie and Gary, Congratulations to both of you for this well deserved honor and for your vision and commitment for the future Jewish world Barbara and Charlie 29. MENORAH Archie and Gary: You illuminate us all and give light and life to our community! Mazel Tov! Kim Hirsh and Mark Widmann 30. MENORAH Congratulations to our friends, Archie and Gary With love, Marla Smith and Tom Berkenkamp 31. WE WILL INTRODUCE HEBREW AS A FOREIGN LANGUAGE IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS. 32. MENORAH With pride and much love, I am pleased to acknowledge and honor the commitment to Jewish Learning for our young people by Archie and Gary Marc Gellman 33. MENORAH In honor of Archie and Gary for your leadership and inspiration IGNITE THE LIGHT! With our thanks and appreciation ~The professional team at The Partnership for Jewish Learning and Life ~ Suzi, Tracy, Mark, Shmulie, Linda, Rusha, Natalie, Bob Andrea, Emmy, Leemor, Dara Rebecca and Leah (not pictured) 34. IRIS TEEN HAS INSPIRED OVER 170 TEENS TO UNDERSTAND JEWISH COMMUNAL NEEDS, AND HOW TO SUPPORT THEM PHILANTHROPICALLY. 35. CANDLE Combined, Two Great Individuals Make One Awesome Couple! Congratulations From Your Community. The Board of Trustees, Congregation Beth Hatikvah 36. CANDLE Congratulations to Gary and Archie and The Partnership For promoting Jewish education in our community. Scott and Wendy Newman 37. CANDLE Congratulations Archie and Gary Daniel Ramer Senior Vice President Investments Stifel Nicolaus 973-549-4135 38. CANDLE I applaud the work of The Partnership and your honorees, Archie and Gary. I am inspired by your energy and fervor for the present and future of Jewish life. Thank you for your passion and friendship. With love, Anna Fisch 39. CANDLE To Larry Rein: Your combination of talent, dedication and impact is world class. You are the greatest, period. To Bob Lichtman: You are a mentsch and a talented one at that. Thank you for giving West Orange such a good name. To Gary and Archie and the entire Gottesman family: You are true visionaries who are incredibly generous. Thank you for all you have done for Jewish education and for JKHA/RKYHS. Mazel tov Bobbi and Michael Luxenberg 40. WE WILL CONNECT CAMPS, CONGREGATIONS AND SCHOOLS WITH EACH OTHER TO BRING JEWISH LEARNING TO LIFE FOR THE LEARNERS THEY ALL SHARE. 41. CANDLE MAZAL TOV The Glass Family 42. CANDLE TO ARCHIE AND GARY Two of the Brightest Stars on The Partnerships Horizon Mazel Tov! SYLVIA COHN 43. CANDLE MAZAL TOV To Archie and Gary Cathy Marcus and Todd Kobrin 44. DESTINATION: JEWISH SERVICE LEARNING HAS PROVIDED GRANTS OF $18,000 FOR TEENS TO EXPLORE THEIR OWN JEWISH IDENTITIES WHILE HELPING OTHERS. 45. CANDLE In Honor of Archie and Gary, A person who runs to do just, good and kind deeds attains life, success and honor. Proverbs 21:21 We salute you for your leadership on The Metrowest Jewish Camp Initiative and The Foundation for Jewish Camp. Your passion for promoting Jewish camping ensures a love of Judaism among our children and is an inspiration to us all. Yasher Koach 46. CANDLE 47. CANDLE Archie Gottesman and Gary DeBode Ignite the Light in the hearts of those who know them and who love them. Their passion for tzedakah and tikun olam truly makes the world a better place. Mazel tov to them and to your extraordinary organization. With love, Debrah Lee Charatan Steven I. Holm 48. CANDLE Yashir Koach! To Archie and Gary for their commitment to Jewish education. To Larry Rein for his exemplary leadership and passion for The Partnership. You make a huge difference in the lives of so many. Susan Weinstock 49. WE WILL OFFER A COMMUNITY DIPLOMA TO ALL TEENS WHO LEARN JEWISHLY - ANYWHERE. 50. CANDLE Congratulations Archie and Gary! Your energy and dedication improve our world. Jeff and Michael 51. MOREH HAS PREPARED OVER 300 PEOPLE AS JEWISH EDUCATORS IN A VARIETY OF SETTINGS. 52. CANDLE Congratulations Archie and Gary Thank you for all you do for our community! Susan and Gary Aidekman 53. PJ LIBRARY HAS DELIVERED OVER 140,000 JEWISH BOOKS TO OVER 6,000 GREATER METROWEST CHILDREN. 54. WE WILL INTRODUCE A JEWISH FAMILY CONCIERGE TO MANY MORE COMMUNITIES BEYOND OUR CURRENT EFFORT IN MONTCLAIR. 55. OUR COMMUNITEEN FELLOW WILL ENGAGE JEWISH TEENS IN SHOPPING MALLS, PUBLIC SCHOOLS, PARKS AND BACKYARDS. 56. CANDLE Archie and Gary, You had us at Shalom! With Love, David, Jody, Jade, Grant, and Bo 57. CANDLE Archie and Gary, Saving the Jewish People, One Family at a Time! With love, Gregg, Stacey, Sadie, Ben, and Chloe 58. CANDLE Who tends a fig tree will eat its fruit Proverbs 27:18 We are pleased to honor Archie and Gary for being such strong advocates of Jewish education And helping to ignite the light Thank You, Joyce and Neil Goldstein 59. CANDLE 60. CANDLE 61. CANDLE 62. JTEENMW @ BRINGS JEWISH LEARNING TO TEENS AT: Beth Ahm / Yisrael, Springfield Beth El, South Orange Beth Shalom, Livingston Bnai Or, Morristown Bnai Israel, Basking Ridge Bnai Shalom, West Orange Morristown Jewish Center NJY Camps Shaarey Shalom, Springfield Summit Jewish Center 63. Congratulations to Archie and Gary for all your great work. We applaud you! Liz and Ian Miller Congratulations, Archie and Gary, on a well deserved honor. With love, Suzanne and Jordan Glatt FLAME 64. Golda Och Academy extends its warm congratulations to ARCHIE GOTTESMAN and GARY DEBODE on this well-deserved honor. Golda Och Academy Growing Minds. Congratulations, Archie and Gary, for doing so much for the MetroWest Community Pam and Jim Schachter FLAME 65. Mazal Tov to Archie and Gary On their tireless work on behalf of The Partnership Thelma & Richard Florin Mazal Tov to Archie and Gary You are both an inspiration to our community! Sylvia & David Steiner FLAME 66. Mazal Tov and Best Wishes to Archie and Gary On their amazing dedication to The Partnership FLAME Archie and Gary, Thank you for helping to IGNITE THE LIGHT!! Love, Lynne and Dan 67. Congratulations Archie and Gary You make us proud!! Christine and Andy Gottesman FLAME We admire the time, service, and commitment the two of you make to enhance our Jewish community and beyond. and We cherish our friendship with you! Shirley and Bob Max 68. Mazel Tov Archie and Gary On this well deserved honor Ilene and George Wolff FLAME Mazal Tov and Best Wishes for your dedication and commitment to our MetroWest community! Stephen Ploscowe 69. We applaud the work of The Partnership and the honorees, Archie and Gary Terri and Mark Friedman FLAME THANK YOU to Natalie Behringer & Rusha Shah for all your help to Ignite The Light and every day. Larry and Bob 70. FLAME In Honor Of Larry Rein Sue and Rich Kelin 71. E3 EXPLORING EDUCATIONAL PROVIDES NEW OPPORTUNITIES TO ENGAGE CHILDREN AND FAMILIES AT: Beth El, South Orange Beth Hatikvah, Summit Emanu-El of West Essex, Livingston Shaarey Shalom, Springfield Sharey Tefilo-Israel, South Orange Temple Sinai, Summit 72. Mazel Tov to Archie Gottesman & Gary DeBode and The Partnership for Jewish Learning and Life May you all continue to strengthen and support Jewish Education in MetroWest. Suzi & Mitch Wainer SPARK All is forseen yet free of choice is given; The world is judged as good and all depends on the balance of the deeds. Pirkei Avot, 3:19 Yasher Koach. Kol HaKavod. Morty and Cookie The Morristown Jewish Center Beit Yisrael extends a heartfelt Mazal Tov to Archie Gottesman and Gary DeBode for all of their work in support of The Partnership and its valuable contributions to the community. Mazal Tov to Archie and Gary Jon Ulanet George Ulanet Company 73. Mazal Tov to Archie and Gary Elizabeth Cohen SPARK Dear Archie & Gary, May you go from strength to strength. Love, Rabbi Amy and Bob Small Thank you Archie and Gary for all you do to Ignite the Light and to inspire us all! Mazel Tov! Tracy & Fred Levine and family Thank you for all you do for the Jewish community and for your ongoing support of experiential and educational programs for young people. Ken and Mimi Heyman 74. Best wishes Archie and Gary Angie and Norman Atkins SPARK Dear Archie & Gary, May you always continue to do wonderful things for our community. Debbie Rabner Mazal Tov and Best Wishes to the honorees and The Partnership Helene Yagoda Thank you for all that you do! Mazal Tov! Arthur and Jane Brody 75. Best wishes Archie and Gary Kirsten Kane SPARK Hebrew Academy of Morris County is proud to honor ARCHIE GOTTESMAN and GARY DEBODE and support The Partnership for Jewish Learning and Life! Thank you for all you have done for the MetroWest Community! In Honor of Archie Gottesman & Gary DeBode and In support of The Partnership for Jewish Learning and Life Rosemary & Rob Steinbaum Gary and Archie Your passion is contagious. Thank you for igniting the light. Jody and Jonathan Caplan 76. Mazel Tov to Archie and Gary on being honored! Debby and Mark Brafman SPARK We applaud and thank ARCHIE GOTTESMAN and GARY DEBODE and The Partnership for Jewish Learning and Life for the outstanding service they give our community! Dr. Aaron and Ruth Bernstein Congratulations to Archie & Gary from Lynn and Jeffrey Altschuler Dear Archie, Thanks for nding me such a wonderful home! Love, Archie (The happiest dog in Morristown) 77. Archie and Gary A deserving addition to The Partnerships list of honorees. Thank you for all that you do. Merle and Marty Kalishman SPARK Mazal Tov Archie & Gary on this well deserved honor! We are proud to support you and the work of The Partnership! Joan Bronspiegel and Stuart Dickman Congratulations to Archie & Gary Your dedication to education and the Jewish community is truly inspiring! Helene Reich, Ric Gitomer, and family Mazal Tov And best wishes to Archie & Gary Deborah Fineman 78. Archie and Gary A deserving addition to the Partnerships list of honorees. Thank you for all that you do. Merle and Marty Kalishman SPARK Mazal Tov Archie & Gary On this well deserved honor! We are proud to support you and the work of The Partnership! Joan Bronspiegel and Stuart Dickman Congratulations to Archie & Gary Your dedication to eduication and the Jewish community is truly inspiring! Helene Reich, Ric Gitomer, and family Mazal Tov And best wishes to Archie & Gary Deborah Fineman 79. Rene and Paul Carniol Cindy Chazan and Jay Leipzig Katia Segre Cohen Sandy Friedland Mark D. Gersten Debbie, Rachael, and Steve Kaflowitz Rebecca Gold Alice Goldman and Dan Kiselik Susan Greenberg Sue and Walter Jacobowitz Lisa Kirschenbaum and Marc Kaufman Helena Klodner and Louis Bodian Howard Kessel Stacy Merkel David Nerenberg Naomi Richman and Jerry Neumann Daniel Richter Noelle and David Rips Julie and Jacob Rosenberg Susan and Jay Roth Eve and Dave Sorkin Lynda B. Starr Catherine Tanelli Margie Ticknor Margot and Daniel Tobias Lisa and Chris Tognola James Turteltaub Ari Venezia-Zahemski and Ivan Zahemski Jerry Volk BEST WISHES 80. SPECIAL THANKS TO FRIENDS WHO PROVIDED NEW OR ADDITIONAL GENEROUS SUPPORT AFTER OUR EVENT: Ellen and Alan Goldner Fireworks Langen Engineering and Environment Service Beacon Philip Darivoff Menorah Foundation for Jewish Camp Menorah Scott Krieger Candle Liz and Ian Miller Candle Barbara Drench Spark Pearl and David Pall Spark Alfred Stoloff Spark 81. Mazal Tov Archie and Gary Thank you for honoring The Partnership for Jewish Learning and Life by allowing us the pleasure of honoring you.