Month: February 2021

Chai Lighting: Gina Shull

February 10, 2021

Oprah Winfrey once said, “To move forward, you have to give back,” and that is precisely what Gina Shull exudes on a daily basis. As an in-home health care practitioner, she witnessed the implications of seniors in isolation and its impact on their mental health. With a heart of gold, Gina made it her life…

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Chai Lighting: Sam & Audrey Meline

February 10, 2021

Sam and Audrey Meline have dedicated their lives to giving back through philanthropy. The couple, married 61 years, were born, raised and educated in Boston. After graduation, Sam served as a dentist in the US Army, stationed in Munich, Germany for 2 years. It was from there that in 1959, they made their first trip…

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Chai Lighting: Joan Gross

February 10, 2021

Joan Gross believes that you teach by your actions, not by your words, and has lived her life by the principle both when bringing up her family and when trying to convince people of specific ideas. She is a mother of three children: Bill Gross, the eldest, who chairs our Jewish Community Foundation; Bobby Gross,…

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Chai Lighting: Susan Meyerson

February 10, 2021

For Susan Meyerson, joining the Chai Care program with the Jewish Federation of BrowardCounty, was a vital choice. Through her friendship with Chai Care Chair, Carol Lasek, she became aware of the program and the benefits. At 82 years young, Susan opted to utilize the Chai Care program to ensure that her life would be…

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WP Newsletter – Feb 2021

February 1, 2021

Written and Edited by Anne Sopshin  Super Sunday | February 21, 2021 WP Board Meeting | March 10, 2021 Community Campaign Celebration | March 14, 2021 Mitzvah Day | April 11, 2021 A NOTE FROM ROSITA: The Jewish Federation of Broward County (JFBC) Impact Teams evaluate and strategize the current and future communal needs here…

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