While some knew him as Jonah and others as Mac, we all loved and respected him. And we miss him dearly.

If you’d like to stay in touch, sign up for our newsletter.

To purchase the music of So Is Life and Beged Kefet," visit jonahmac.org/music.

The Jonah Maccabee Foundation, Inc. is a registered 501(c)(3) organization. Gifts are deductible to the full extent allowable under IRS regulations. Our Federal tax ID # is 45-1736178.


Thank you … to those who, in 2013, have provided funds so we can make a difference in young people’s lives

ByeBye.Jun2005.bDana Gershon and Rabbi Jonah Pesner.

Rabbi Sheldon Zimmerman.

Rabbi Marcus Burstein and Eric Larson.

Stacy Beyer. In memory of Edyth Zuckerman.

Cantor Jill Abramson.

Rev. Joseph Gilmore. In honor of Dr. Walter Wink.

Danny Siegel.

Gail Nalven.

Rabbi David and Kathy Gelfand. In memory of Jonah.

Elane, Fred, Heather and Adam Sommer. In memory of Elane’s parents, Harriet and Eli Bibi.

Milton and Barbara Marcus.

Pam and Jim Allyn.

Roberta Roos. In honor of Billy’s wonderful Rosh Hashanah sermon (not the twerking part).

Evan, Faye and Rachel Friedman. In honor of Josh Benjamin becoming a Bar Mitzvah.

Rabbi James Stone Goodman.

Lance Colie.

Rabbi Larry Karol.

Cantor Angela Buchdahl.

Lloyd and Roberta Roos. In honor of Ida Dreskin’s 90th birthday.

Rabbi Helene Ferris.

Austyn Richter.

Ellen, Billy, Katie and Aiden Dreskin. In memory of Jonah.

Peter, Marianne, Abigail and Isabelle Ripin. In memory of Herbert S. Ripin.

Harry and Abby Heiman. In honor of Billy, Ellen, Katie and Aiden. Keep working to make the world a better place. Love,

Harry & Abby

Dan Pliskin.

Lisa Lieberman Barzilai.

In loving memory of Elaine Friedman and Jonah Dreskin. From Herb Friedman; Faye, Evan and Rachel Friedman; Beth, Todd and Josh Benjamin; Patricia and Norman Friedman.

Dr. Madelyn Katz. In honor of Rabbi Dara Frimmer, in appreciation for your wonderful presentation to my class.

Richard and Naomi Binenfeld. In memory of Gregory Canty.

Cantor Tracy Scher. In honor of Kol Machar, the Temple Rodef Shalom Teen Choir.

Beth Sher and Leon Sher. Honoring Jonah’s memory.

Myron Katz. In memory of Rina.

Michelle Lesco.

Gail Nalven.

Eric Grossman and Besty Schorr.

Cantor Angela Buchdahl.

Carmi and Carol Neiger.

In honor of the 90th birthday of Ida Dreskin, with love from her 6 children. Joan Funk, Michael Dreskin, Tom Dreskin, Anthony Dreskin, James Dreskin and Billy Dreskin.

In honor of Susan and Jeffrey Sirkman, Maccabees, if ever there were ones! We are honored to be in your permanent cheerleading squad. The Schefflers – Michael, Carol, Madeline, Eliza and Susannah

Eddie and Roxanne Sukol.

Lisa Baydush. This donation is in honor of Ellen Dreskin… thank you for being such an inspiring teacher and deepening my Jewish knowledge. You are a gift beyond measure and I am so honored to know you!

Iris Bildstein. This donation is In honor of the lovely Katie Dreskin — Teacher of the Year!! Mazal Tov!!

Judith Mann.

Julie Newman.

Roberta Grossman.

David Crane and Jeffrey Klarik. With much love.

Rabbi Michael Lezak.

Harvey Feldman. In memory of my beloved parents, Nathan and Marian Feldman.


Robin Slater-Sherman and Howard Sherman.

Leave a Reply

Recent Comments