Our Mission

 

The Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester works to build a strong Jewish future in Rochester, Israel and Worldwide through philanthropy, engagement, education and advocacy.

1. Taking Care of People in Need

2. Planning for the Future of Jewish Rochester

3. Creating a Culture of Philanthropy

4. Combatting Antisemitism

PRESIDENT
Mona Friedman Kolko


VICE PRESIDENTS
Richard L. Goldstein
Debbie Gordon
Daniel Kinel
Aviva Schochat
Randy Schuster

SECRETARY
Neal Morchower

TREASURER
Hannah Rosenblatt

CEO
Meredith Dragon

BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Lisa Axelrod
Ted Axelrod
Robert Baker
Melanie Bobry
Gabe Chodak
David Clar
Howard Crane
Zack Ellis
Roberta Feldman
Blanche Fenster
Cindy Finestone
Daphne Futerman
Barry Gilbert
Jerry Goldman
Leon Gossin
F. Kenneth Greene
Marc Haas
Wendy Howitt
Kimberly Kalish
Helen Kashtan
Dr. Joseph Kilimnick

 

Shari Kinel
Richard Markus
Karen Menachof
Sarah Morgenstern
Julie Nusbaum
Barbara Orenstein-Present
Lisa Pelta
Naomi Peters
Joy Ryen Plotnik
Tiffany Rothenberg
Michele Ruda
Pauline Rutberg
Arie Schochat
Michael Silverstein
Marc Solomon
Rabbi Peter Stein
Stacy Tulgan
Paul Underberg
Margot Weinberg
Lorraine P. Wolch
Marvin L. Wolk

BOARD OF GOVERNORS
Reuben Auspitz
Roberta Borg
Rina Chessin
Leslie Crane
Eli N. Futerman
Paul S. Goldberg
Robert Gordon
Howard J. Grossman
Michael D. Grossman
Rochelle Gutkin
Warren H. Heilbronner
Dennis Kessler
Howard Konar
Beryl Nusbaum
Carolyn G. Nussbaum
Nathan J. Robfogel
Jerald J. Rotenberg
Linda Cornell Weinstein
Seymour Weinstein