Join us to honor



70 years of age and up,
who have dedicated their
time, talent and hearts
to our Jewish community

Meet our 2018 honorees

Meet the 2018 Honorees

In their own words, a tribute that was shown at the brunch in their honor on Nov. 11, 2018.

Meet our 2017 honorees

Meet the 2017 Honorees

In their own words, in a tribute that was shown at the 2nd annual fundraiser on Nov. 5, 2017.


Meet our 2016 honorees

The honorees were selected by the following community organizations: 


Bnai Abraham Synagogue, Chabad of the Lehigh Valley, Congregation Am Haskalah, Congregation Brith Sholom, Congregation Keneseth Israel, Congregation Sons of Israel, Jewish Community Center, Jewish Day School, Jewish Family Service, Jewish Federation, Jewish War Veterans, Temple Covenant of Peace, Temple Beth El and Temple Shirat Shalom. A heartfelt thanks to these Jewish institutions in the Lehigh Valley for their participation.

8ish Over 80ish Co-Chairs

Audrey Nolte
Carah Tenzer

8ish Over 80ish Committee

Tama Lee Barsky Ellen Hof Robin Rosenau
Bill Bergstein Chelsea Karp Naomi Schachter
Wendy Born Evelyn Lipschutz Lorrie Scherline
Michelle Cohen Silvia Mandler Stephanie Smartschan
Roberta Gaines Ruth Sachs Meislin Sue Sosnow
  Phyllis Perkin Leon Zoller
    Judy Murman, staff liaison