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

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Thank you to all who’ve donated to our “Summer Music” campaign!

2014.07.SummerMusic.03.blogHi, everybody. Here are the names of all who have donated (so far) to our “Summer Music!” campaign. Your name missing? There’s still time to join in, and we’d be honored to have you. Stop by jonahmac.org/donate today!

Harriet Levine.

David Crane and Jeffrey Klarik.

Bruce Ginsberg. In memory of Jonah Mac and a musical icon he was lucky to have performed with: Pete Seeger.

Gwynne and Alan Ross. In memory of Brad Gaber.

Craig Taubman.

Lois and Bernie Bacharach. In honor of the marriage of Katie Dreskin and Mark Boonshoft.

Yvette Shandel. In memory of Rachel Chafetz.

Rabbi Bernard Mehlman. In memory of Jonah.

Danielle Rodnizki. In honor of Katie’s and Mark’s recent marriage. Mazal tov!

Alan Mason.

Rabbi Sheldon and Judith Zimmerman.

Judy Mann.

Roberta, Roger and Allison Wetherbee. In honor of the marriage of Katie Dreskin and Mark Boonshoft. Mazal tov!

Susan Salidor.

Faye Roth.

Aiden, Katie, Ellen and Billy Dreskin. In celebration of Tracy Questel finding her brother, and how happy Mac would be to know that such a boon had come to his good friend.

Kathy Tuchman Glass.

Rabbi Rachel Maimin.

Eric Larson and Rabbi Marcus Burstein.

Matt Stamm.

Aiden, Katie, Ellen and Billy Dreskin. In loving memory of Jonah Maccabee and the sweet music you brought into our lives.

Abby and Michael Gostein.

Maddie Hendricks.

George and Chris Markley.

Bill and Gloria Falk. In honor of Katie’s and Boonie’s marriage, Aiden’s talent, and in memory of Jonah.

Jeanne and Murray Bodin.

Rabbi Ken Kanter.

The Clergy of Temple Israel – Boston: Rabbi Ronne Friedman, Cantor Roy Einhorn, Rabbi Elaine Zecher, Rabbi Jeremy Morrison, Rabbi Matthew Soffer and Rabbi Bernard Mehlman.

Martine Klein and family.

Rabbi Joel and Michelle Abraham. In honor of the time spent by Rabbi Billy Dreskin at the URJ 6 Points SciTech camp.

Kurt Eschbach.

Joan Funk.

Carol Scheffler.

Michael Dreskin.

Julie DeWinter Stein.

Ellen Berman. For everyone who knows what it is to lose a loved one way too soon.

Rabbi Lucy Dinner.

Cantor Jill Abramson. With much love to all the Dreskins!

Cantor Julie Yugend-Green.

Rabbi Jan and Cantor Alane Katzew. In memory of Dr. Amy Katzew.

Roberta Grossman.

Dassi Citron.  In honor of the Cattans, who are committed to helping others, quietly and selflessly.

Corey Friedlander.

Rabbi Norman and Terry Cohen.

Dr. Gary P. Zola and your friends at the Hebrew Union College American Jewish Archives.

Rona Oberman and Deborah Franzblau. In loving memory of Jon Franzblau.

Robert Berliner.

David and Karen Frank.

Rachel Kalmowitz.

Julie Newman.

Lisa Stone and Scott Cantor.

Rabbi Michael Mellen.

Daniel Pliskin.

Doug and Geri Pell.

Matt, Jenna, Gabby, Baby X and Baby Y Bottiglieri.

Adam Kohn and Jason Murray and family.

Tom and Sue Schaeffer.

Beverly Lerner.

Sally Winter. In honor of Cantor Anna Zhar.

Cantor Lori Corrsin.

Bob and Bobbie Kraus.

Lloyd and Roberta Roos.

Robin Slater-Sherman and Howard Sherman.

Dr. Morty and Marilyn Berman.

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