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 for your donation to our “Winter Music ’14” campaign!

"Winter Music '14"A million thanks to everybody who donated to our “Winter Music ’14” campaign. We feel so incredibly blessed to have you with us!

Ellen, Billy, Katie and Aiden


The Gaber family. In memory of Jonah Dreskin and Brad Gaber.

Frank Squillante.

Alice Passer. In memory of David F. Passer and Jonah “Mac” Dreskin.

Jessica and Chuck Myers.

Charlene Smerdon. In honor of the amazing Dreskin family. In memory of Maccabee, and Thora and Emory Smerdon.

Rabbi Jen Gubitz.

Elizabeth Sher.

Liz Kanter Groskind.

Harold and Ellen Rubin.

Shari and Jonathan Turell.

Don Jones.

Wendy Jennis and Douglas Mishkin.

Rabbi Jan and Cantor Lanie Katzew.

Joan Funk. To honor Jonah’s memory. With love from aunt/sister Joan.

Matthew Grob.

Rabbi Les Bronstein and Cantor Benjie Ellen Schiller. In honor of Aiden, Katie and Boonie … Jonah’s incredible sibs.

Fran and Dick Pursell.

Rabbi Ramie and Merri Arian.

Dr. Daniel Lucas.

Cantor Richard Cohn.

Sharyn Henry. In Honor of Yael Eads, Youth Director, Rodef Shalom Congregation, Pittsburgh.

Cantor Tracey Scher. In memory of Jonah Dreskin.

Mildred Hart.

Morris Kramer.

Martine Klein and family.

Marilyn and Roger Price.

Rabbi Michael White.

Craig Taubman.

Danny Siegel.

Rabbi Angela Warnick Buchdahl.

Dale Glasser. In honor of Maya and Zachary Glasser.

Beth Sperber Richie.

Julie Silver.

Alyth Synagogue, London.

Tara Abrams. Happy birthday to Lisa Goodman!

Rachel Kalmowitz.

Peter Allard. Much love to you both and bless you in this vital work!

Cantor Mo Glazman.

Rabbi Peter Rubinstein.

Abby Leibman.

Helen Meltzer-Krim.

Rabbi Shira Milgrom.

Rabbi Nancy Flam. May Jonah’s memory always be a blessing.

Rabbi Victor Appell.

Julie and Scott Stein.

Rabbi Yoni Regev and Lara Pullan Regev.

Tina Liebling.

Rabbi Glynis Conyer.

Harriet Lewis. In memory of Jean Lovinger, mother of Merri Arian.

Rabbi Joshua Caruso.

Jane Golub.

Rick Calvert.

Joshua Block.

Rabbi Joan and Andy Farber.

June and Steve Dreskin.

Cantor Roslyn Barak.

Harriet M. Levine.

Elliot and Melissa Regenbogen.

Rabbi Daniel and Lu Geffen. In love and appreciation for the entire Dreskin clan!

Jeanne and Murray Bodin.

Lisa Stone.

Martha Rosen. In memory of David Rosen.

Rabbi Andy Klein.

Mark Bloom.

Louis Bordman.

Rabbi Michael Weinberg.

Robin Slater-Sherman and Howard Sherman.

Myron Katz. In memory of Rina Katz.

Bill and Gloria Falk. In memory of Jonah.

Cantor Hayley Koblinsky. In memory of Jonah.

Cantor Stephen and Marjorie Richards.

Donna Goldstein.

Char and Larry Grossman.

Gloria and Barry Meisel.

Cantor Steven Weiss.

Elliot and Melissa Regenbogen.

Herbert Friedman. In honor of my rabbi and his wife.

Sharon Rich and Nancy Reed.

Rich and Madelyn Silverstein. In memory of Karen D’Amico.

Norman Sider.

Ken Levin. In honor of Rabbi Billy Dreskin, the best friend a guy could ever have!

Dr. Jonathan Slater.

Madelyn Mishkin Katz.

Ira and Julia Levin.

Barbara and Stuart Rayvid.

Jeffrey Nakrin.

Janet Elam.

Ariana Kaminskas. In honor of Matthew Kaminskas becoming a Bar Mitzvah.

Rabbi Monique Mayer.

Fran and Don Putnoi. In honor of Rabbi Bernard Mehlman’s birthday.

Aliza Burton.

Cantor Zoe Jacobs.

George Markley.

Beth Schafer.

Nicole Matusow.

Jeremy Wolfe.

Gail Nalven.

Rabbi Aaron Spiegel.

Iris Greene.

Cantor Sarah Sager.

Douglas Passon.

Rabbi Marc Margolius.

Jamie, Andrew, Meredith and Jordan Fox.

Neil Weinstein.

Roberta Grossman.

John Kalter.

Elliott Rosen.

David Berliner.

Joyce Rosenzweig.

Danielle Rodnizki.

Fran Avni.

Kathy Glass.

Cantor Wally and Tammy Schachet-Briskin.

Nicole Roos.

Ron and Fran Moss.

Seth Kroll.

Howard and Wendy Albert.

Rabbi Hillel Cohn.

Rabbi Jon Haddon.

Dan and Joy Firshein. With regards and happy holiday!

Susan and David Berger.

Rabbi Marc Rosenstein.

Steve Brodsky.

Rabbi Robbie Harris.

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