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Our Donors 2020

August

Annual Appeal:  James P. Boland, Doris K and Saul J. Feldman, Lillian Freedman, Carol and Phil Fullerton, Linda G. Golburgh, Elizabeth Goldstein, Roslin P. Moore, John and Bett Mulhane, Joseph Nowak, Jennifer Pieszak, Roslin Rothstein, Jeanne Schetzen, Robert Sprague, Meredith Stern, Joe Trunk, Rhoada Wald, Maria Naylor and Leonard Wholey, Doreen Vittori, Judith E. Bess, Sol Brenner, Ellen Hertzmark, Chi Chung and Toy Soo Lau, Anne Levin, Committee to Elect Michael W. Morrissey, Claire and Meir Stampfer, Gustav Schachter, Peter Frumpkin, Judith Mir, Kathleen Murphy, Elenore Parker, Ruth Kertzer Seidman, Joel and Marlene Steiner, Frank and Rebecca Steinfield, Laura R. and R. Jacob Walters, Michele F. Charbit, Nina Salam, BrooklineCAN, Stop & Shop, Bay State Federal Savings Charitable Foundation, Dianne and Michael Blau, Patricia J. Burns, Galya A. Halfin, Karen Van Kennen, Arlene Levitt, Sylvia and Ralph Memolo, David and Ilana Lescohier, Susan Guiraudet, Miriam Aaronson, Susan C. Wheeler an Christine M. Westphal, Catherine Pavlik, Pam Hitchmoth, Deborah and Jonathan Kolb, Lucy and Philip Sandler, Magaly Shiromani, Miriam Haven, Janice Kahn, Amy Ruth Nevis, Mariah Nobrega, Rosamond Rabinowitz, Anne Robertson, David Stern, Paul Zintl, Ada G. and William R. White, Esther Bullitt, Andre, Marilyn and Erik Danesh, Valerie Harrington, Catherine and Jerome Sadow, Andrew Fischer and Linda Jason

In memory: Peter Ames from Ruthann Dobek, Peter Ames from Sonia and William Wong, Peter Ames from Muriel Stark, Gudrun Wolpow and Ralph Hirschowitz from Sonia EW Newmark, Jerry Silverman from Marilyn Silverman, Samuel S. Miller from Ethel W. Miller, Jack Little from Yolanda Rodriguez, Jeanne Einhorn from Rhoda Rotman, Zosita Mortlock from Marie-Louise Gabbe, Herbert Goodwin from Rhoda Goodwin, Aaron Seidman from Constantine Bialik and Margaret Guyer, William F. Manley from V. Celia Lascarides

In honor:  Diane Bazner honoring Boston OLOC, Claire Goodwin honoring Sue Welpton, Elizabeth Fletcher honoring Fitness programs, Lorraine Stevens honoring Isabella Callanan, Constance Warshowsky honoring Grab and Go Lunch program, Diane Brown honoring Sharon Devine, Martha Schieve honoring Olga Sliwa and Michael Allen, Patricia H. Dobek honoring Gene Dobek’s 100th birthday

BrooklineCAN donors:  Joshua Margolis and Sara Schutzman, J. H. Daniel, Ben Franco, David and Melissa Trevvett, Karen Van Kennen and Mark Rodehaver

July

Annual Appeal: Sylvia Mary Yuet Ooi, Yolanda Santo, Harriet B. McGraw, Joan Nissman and Morton Abromson, Judi Benarz and Steve Wallace, Lai Bing Chin, David and Melissa Trevvett, Susan Erickson, Ellen R. Cole, Patricia Ahlin, Richard Grossman, Kim Smith, David Stern, Ruth Geller, Chobee Hoy, anonymous, Anne Abercrombie, Merry Arnold, Elinor and Morton Davidson, Dorothy Delandis, Daniel H. Ferguson, Franklin and Maria Ferguson, James Franco, Deborah Goodman, Claire Goodwin, Nancy and Ronald Greenwald, John F. Hodgman, Marie C. Kamin, Francoise C. Little, Anahid Maranci, Mary and Mike McConnell, Jean and Peter Stringham, East Boston Savings Bank, Always Best Care, Ruth Brenner, Dorothea A. Brown, Betsy and Dennis DeWitt, Livia Frank, Marie-Louise Gabbe, Adrienne Hoffman, Karen L. and Sear Lynn-Jones, Mary Jane McGoey, E. Melvin Nash, Anne and Richard Reed, Elizabeth A. Sands, Freda Scotch, Karen Van Kennen, John Bassett and Christina Wolfe, Mariah Nobrega, Barbara and Marvin Gold, Morgan Daly, Jeff Rudolph, Brookline Municipal Credit Union, Committee to Elect Cynthia Stone Creem, Sarah Pearlman

In memory: Margaret McCormick from Sarah Bates, Anthony William Malta from Freddi Langenthal, John F. Dobek from Patricia H. Dobek, Deborah Whalen from Emma Lane, Margie Harvey from Evelyn Mellett, Joan Wong from Perry Wong, Evelyn Curtis from Martha J. Curtis, Benjamin Ileto from anonymous, Aaron Seidman from Margaret Guyer and Constantine Blalik

In honor: Sarah Bates honoring Diane Elliott, Jane Kyung Yoon honoring Freddi Langenthal, Dorothy Delandis honoring Edye, George and Chris AARP Tax Aides, Pamela Shea honoring OLOC, anonymous honoring Brookline Senior Center staff, Joan Arnott honoring her mother, Laura Baber honoring Ruthann Dobek, Mollie Ceder honoring her 100th birthday, Rhonda Glyman honoring Ruthann Dobek, Charlotte Millman honoring Sue Welpton, Esther and Harold Schonhorn honoring Jamie Jensen, Ruthann Dobek honoring Sue Welpton, Sonia and William Wong honoring Sue Welpton, Julia Clarkson honoring Eleanor Clarkson, Charlotte Alkon honoring Ethan Duncan, Margaret Kelner honoring OLOC, Alice Fisher honoring OLOC, Elizabeth Clarkson honoring Eleanor Clarkson, Marilyn Jurich honoring Tony Rosich, Sue Reamer honoring OLOC and RALLY, Mary Mullarkey honoring Sharon Devine, Betsy Pollock honoring Brookline Senior Center social workers

BrooklineCAN donors:  Jonatha Ceely, Judith Bednarz and Stephen Wallace, anonymous, David and Ilana Lescohier, Mary Mindness, Harry Margolis, Lee Childs, Dudley Post, Alexandra and James Siemon, Michael and Rena Silevitch, Judith Alland, Barbara Lianides-Chin, Sarah Peskin and William Kelley, Doris and Saul Feldman

June

Annual Appeal: Andre and Marilyn Danesh, Livia Frank, Elizabeth Goldstein,  Valerie Harrington, Julia Herkowitz, Chobee Hoy, Deborah M. Kolb, Mary Jane McGoey, Richard P. and Claire W. Morse Foundation, Adele W. Pike, Muriel Stark, Carol Wlodkoski, Kathleen M. Murphy, Phyllis M. Young, John L. Carrier, Naomi B. Isler, Emily Hughey, Judith Juster, Chi Chung and Toy Soo Lau, Diane Schweitzer, David E. and Melissa D. Trevvett, Joan Arnott, Emma M. Lane, Marie-Louise Gabbe, Carol and Maurice Sapoznik, Toni Strassler, David Stern, Mariah Nobrega, Chelsea Lowe, Judy Mason, John and Lesley Christian

In memory: Elinor Downs from Pat Berger, John F. Dobek from Patricia H. Dobek; Fook Y. Ng, Sally Bland Johnson, Elinor Downs, Phyllis Campana and Doreen Gordon from Yolanda Rodriguez, Esther Goldring Kaufman from Kitty Kaufman; Mary Lawlor Levine, Fook Y. Ng and Freida Woo from Sherry Lee, Aaron Seidman from Margaret Guyer and Constantine Blalik

In memory of Frances Faigie Morrill Schlitt: from Barbara Stern, Robert and Rose Epstein, Ellen Zellner, The Davis Family

In honor:  Laura Baber honoring Lillian Savage, Lydia Baumrind and Gerry Osler honoring Dr. Suzanne Salamon, Ellen Zellner honoring Anna Higgins and Monday Morning Group, anonymous honoring Olga Sliwa, Julie Washburn, Sonia Wong and Sharon Devine, Roberta Winitzer honoring social workers of the Brookline Senior Center

BrooklineCAN donors: Reva Katz, Lori and Jeff Berry, Elenore Parker, Diane and Edward Baker, Sydney Rice, Priscilla Smith, Robert Weiss

May

Annual Appeal: Barrie Atkin, Julie Horvath, John Hodgman, Ellen Weiss, Karen van Kennen, Lillian Bayone, Bebe Nixon, Christine Johnston, Miriam Haven, Jonathan Rauch, Rhonda Glyman, 12 Tribes, Anne Covert, Carol and Phil Fullerton, Leslie Prizer, Frank and Marie Ferguson, Brookline Senior Center Ping Pong Group, Irving Kurki and Cynthia Snow, Thalia Verros, Donald and Virginia Provost, Richard Rubino, Diane Sokal, David Stern, Lisa Rosenfeld, Elinor and Morton Davidson, anonymous, Mariah Nobrega, Jean M. Doherty, Sarah F. Pearlman, Marie Claire Kamin, Margaret Cain, Marjorie V. Hickey

In memory:  Aaron Seidman from Margaret Guyer and Constantine Blalik

In memory of Frances Faigie Morrill Schlitt: from Eitan Kensky, Rachel Perkins, Liz Stevenson, Helaine Alon, Diana Clarke, Mae and Myron Tupa

In appreciation of: the staff of the Senior Center from Doris Toby Axelrod

In honor: Arlene and Edward Levitt honoring the staff of the Senior Center, Lin C. Sasman honoring the Senior Center Ping Pong Group, Joanne Robinson and Alan Adamsky honoring Berol and Shirley Robinson, Serena Johnson honoring her beloved mother and all the lovely women lost to Covid-19, Pat Ahlin honoring Ruthann Dobek

BrooklineCAN donors:  Clara Chin, Susan Gittelman, B’nai B’rith Housing New England, Bambi Good, Claire Goodwin, Dick and Lucy Robb, Carol Seibert and Neil Gordon, Ruth Seidman, Marga Dieter

April

Annual Appeal:  Frank Olney, Louise Lonabocker, Deborah M. Kolb, David Lieb and Sally Solomon, Stephen Fineberg and Julie Lipsett, David Stern, Mariah Nobrega

In memory:  Esther Miriam Record from Shiela Estelle Stanley, Rose DeSimone from Ruthann Dobek, Aaron Seidman from Margaret Guyer and Constantine Bialik, Sally Bland Johnson from Ruthann Dobek, Fook Y. Ng from Ruthann Dobek, Irving Hurwitz from Ruthann Dobek, Sally Bland Johnson from Sonia Wong, Rose DeSimone from Sonia Wong, Fook Y. Ng from William and Sonia Wong, Andrea Canzonetti Griffen from Patricia H. Dobek

BrooklineCAN donors:  Elaine and Yitzhak Bakal, Judy Klayman, Hinda Goodstein, Barbara Cone, Ellen Gilmore, Mariah Nobrega

March

Annual Appeal:  Jacob Sloane, Ruth Beck, Anne Robertson, Daniel H. Ferguson, Constance M. Everson, Sarah Pearlman, Murray and Phyllis Marcus, Marie-Louise Gabbe, Susan Erickson, David Stern, Mariah Nobrega, Mary Thomits

In memory:  Guy from Carol and Phil Fullerton, John F. Dobek from Patricia H. Dobek, Aaron Seidman from Margaret Guyer and Constantine Bialik

In honor: anonymous honoring food pantry and transportation, Palma Zordan Spunt honoring Thomas Faulhaber, Monique Richardson honoring TRIPPS program, Kathleen M. Murphy honoring Jade of the AARP tax program, Larry and Yurika Geffin honoring George and Edye of AARP tax program, Karen Kling honoring Edye of AARP tax program

BrooklineCAN donors:  Helena Anzivino, Roger Blood, Marion Freedman-Gurspan, Anne Levin, Linda Percy, Monique Richardson, Suzette Abbott and David Klafter, Laura Baber, Anita Breslaw, Margaret Cain, Carol Axelrod, Ruth Geller, Marilyn Jurich, Murray and Phyllis Marcus, John Seay, Judith Sher, Ann Stitt, anonymous

February

Annual Appeal:  Esther and Harold Schonhorn, Joyce Silver, Gustav Schachter, Marilyn Jurich, Joel Smith, Ann Coles, Edward Wolpow, Tina Wong, Susan Macht, David Stern, Mariah Nobrega, Esther Bullitt

In memory:  Aaron Seidman from Margaret Guyer and Constantine Bialik, Claire Yung from Dorothy Bell, Claire Yung from Karen L. Yung and Walter A. Spencer Jr., David Chin from Ruthann Dobek, David Chin from Ruth Geller, David Chin from Sherry Lee, Alex Beck from Deidre Waxman

In honor:  Gerry Stoller honoring Jamie Jensen and Michael Allen, Evelyn Roll honoring Yolanda Rodriguez, Charlotte Millman honoring Lyudmila Lugovyer

BrooklineCan donors:  Clara Wood, Marcia Hnatowich, Judith Kidd, Harold and Karen Petersen, Nancy and Dan White, Patricia Dobek, Ralph and Sylvia Memolo, Linda and Henry Okun, Janet Selcer, Marilyn Silverman, Rebecca Stone and Stephen Walt, Carol Woodworth and Jon Wulp, Kathryn Kilpatrick, anonymous

January

Annual Appeal:  Saul Feldman, Rhonda Glyman, Nancy Heller, Nina Salam, Joyce Wolf, Frank Olney, Jamie Rubino Moore and Jesse Moore, Agnes C. Hagerty, Arnold Aaron, Leila Abelow, Ellen R. Cole, John Freeman, Richard Garver, Katherine Hope, Alan and Judith Leichtner, Regina Healy and Robert Sloane, Anne Abercrombie, Shael and Helen Y. Herman, Simon Shoes, Mary Mullarkey, Theodore J. Poulos, Magaly Shiromani, Stanley and Susan Shuman, Paul Zintl, Robert Houseman, Saralynn and Alan Allaire, Elinor Kaplan, Frances Avrin, Leonard A. Weiss, Freda Scotch, Yolanda Santo, Pat Berger, Susan and Joseph Ditkoff, Linda G. Golburgh, Sherry Lee, Yolanda M. Rodriguez, Jill Greenberg, Susan Guiraudet, Susan Guth, Patricia Meaney, James R. Preer, Gloria Thompson, Lucy L. Robb, Carol and Maurice Sapoznik, Barbara Cone, Cornelia W. Brown and Henry B. Warren, Ruth Quint, Joseph F. Nowak, Ellen Feingold, John F. Hodgman, Theodore Scholnick, James Franco, Marie-Louise Gabbe, Joseph Perkell, Catherine Anderson, Judith Kidd, James R. Littleton, Robert E. Moran, Sarah Pearlman, Bob and Leah Winter, Nancy Daly, Jean Doherty, Mary Jane McGoey, Francine and Matthew Figelman, Kristina A. Messler, E. Melvin and Susan Nash, John and Betty Mulhane, Bebe Nixon, Julia Herskowitz, Sonia and William Wong, Timothy and Chetna Naimi, Ruth Wolf, Sheryl Hilliard, Mary B. Comstock, Steven Rothstein, Mariah Nobrega, David Stern, Nancy and Ronald Greenwald, Thursday morning knit and crochet group, Anahid Maranci, Deidra J. Knecht

In memory:  Helen Kass from Marie Claire Kamin, Elaine Langenthal from Fran Pechenick, Michael from Fran Pechenick, Bluma Stein from Fran Pechenick, Enid and Mark Leipman from Theodore Colton, Joseph Jurich from Marilyn Jurich, Dr. Neumam S. Mittel by Shaari S. Mittel, Romana M. Ehrlich from Lorraine G. Stevens, Yu-Chen Ting from Jovina Ting, Joan Wong from Perry Wong, Elaine Langenthal from Linda S. and William C. Small, Vivian H. Freeman from Peter L. Freeman, Mildred Lehman from Ann and Howard Katz, Elaine Langenthal from Dotty Bell, Faina Resnik from Phyllis Young, Jessy Silverman from Marilyn Silverman, Charlotte Sokoloff from Jodi and Rob Sokoloff, Stanley Wolff from Ruthann Dobek and Glenn Boghosian, Stanley Wolff from Patricia H. Dobek, in memory of Marshall Pearl from anonymous

In memory of Claire Yung:  from Cindy Loo and Dan Marotta, Laura O’Brien, Charlotte Millman, Francis and Karen Yung, David and Jewel Chin, Sherry Lee, Phyllis Young, Ruthann Dobek

In honor:  anonymous honoring food pantry and Tuesday morning dance, Rich Boghosian honoring Ruthann Dobek, Pat Berger honoring Fuzzy Downs, Arthur Gold honoring Cynthia Stone Creem, Rita Shon Baker honoring the ping pong group, Colbourne Crescent Poker Association honoring John Manaras, Betsy Pollock honoring Ruthann Dobek, Jane Hovey honoring Joel Reid and the Senior Chorus, Muriel Stark honoring Patricia Burns, Deidre Waxman and Gary McCabe, Ryah Parker honoring Sandra and Gerald Parker, Marilyn Silverman honoring the HELP program

BrooklineCAN donors:  Carol and Frank Caro, Alan and Cecily Morse, Sue Anne Eng, Judith Kidd, Harriet Lazarus, Shaari Mittel, Lucy Rossevelt and Stuart Rubinow, Tom and Diane Ryan, Donald Weitzman and Harriet Goldberg, Davin Wolok, Margaret Bush, Betsy and Dennis DeWitt, Peter and Karen Miller, Ruthann Dobek, Anne Meyers, Dorian Mintzer and David Feingold, Peggy Ann Morrison, Fred Perry and Sarah Smith, Cheryl Fever/WelltowerBalfour