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Annual Appeal: Joseph F. Nowak, Dotty Bell, Arthur Sands, Ruth Geller, David Stern, Mariah Nobrega, Barbara Sloet

In memory:  Jackie Liederman from Tina Levine, Gail Horowitz from Ruthann Dobek, Nancy and Harry Johnson from Muriel Stark, Gail Horowitz from Sonia and William Wong, Andrea Canzonetti Griffen from Patricia H. Dobek

In honor:  Clara Chin honoring volunteers, Vickie and Steven Greenzang honoring Tom Faulhaber, Constance Warshowsky honoring Claire Goodwin, anonymous honoring Naomi Flores, anonymous honoring Claire Goodwin, Wen Yuan Chen honoring ping pong


Annual Appeal:  Marie-Louise Gabbe and David R. Gabbe, May W. Haas, Marie-Claire Kamin, Lin Sasman, Brookline Senior Ping Pong Group, Guy M. Weyl, David Stern, Judith A. Gregory, Mariah Nobrega, Elinor Davidson, Marilyn and Andre Danesh

In memory:  Ponnie Katz from Colleen, Doreen Gordon from Yolanda Rodriguez, Nancy Johnson from Charlotte Millman

In honor:  Mary W. Haas honoring AARP tax volunteers, Sylvia Mary Yuet M. Ooi honoring AARP tax volunteers, Tobey Taylor honoring Edie, Gus, George, Chris from AARP tax program, Eleanor Small honoring Sue Welpton and Julie Washburn, Barbara Goldwasser honoring Tom Faulhaber, Bonnie and Richard Friedman honoring Tom Faulhaber, Janie Chickering honoring AARP tax volunteers, Adrienne Hoffman honoring Tom Faulhaber, Sidney C. Gelb honoring Tom Faulhaber, Naomi B. Isler honoring Tom Faulhaber, Anna and Art Maranci honoring Sybil Levisohn, Ruthann Dobek honoring Mother’s Day, Muriel Stark honoring AARP tax volunteers


Annual Appeal: Susan Machi, Monique Richardson, Mary A. Johnston, David Stern, Mariah Nobrega, Cindy Stinson, Melissa D. and David E. Trevett

In memory: Andrea Canzonetti Griffen from Patricia H. Dobek, her grandparents from Bharti Khurana, Harold Ceder from Mollie Ceder, Harry and Nancy Johnson from Bill, Susan, Ian and Liam Mannings

In memory of Nancy Johnson: from Rita and Franklin d’Entremont, from Sandy Bakalar, from Arthur W. Harrington, from Toni Schroder, from Mr and Mrs Stephen d’Entremont, from Rodney Apfelbeck, from Diane Brody and Dan Discenza, from Alice Cassidy, from David Rizzo

In honor: Yurika and Larry Geffin honoring Jade and George tax volunteers, Emily L. Bassett honoring Guss and George tax volunteers, Diane M. Brown honoring tax program, Joyce and Joel Bookbinder honoring Sonia Wong SHINE program, Barbara Sloet honoring Sharon Devine, Family of Vivian Freeman honoring dedicated volunteers and staff

Expanded Transportation Fund: Alice Cassidy

New Refrigerator Fund: Aileen Echalas Barbiellini, anonymous, Lea Mannion, Tina Wong


Annual Appeal: Hinda Goodstein, Valerie Harrington, Estella Lee, Rimma Kofman, Veena Saini, Maryann Cohen, Louise Bonar, Eleanor Bonsaint, David Stern, Paul Brown Jr

In memory:  her beloved father Cheu Ngin Chin from Emmeline Lee, Jackie Leiderman from MSC Family Fund, Harry Johnson II from Charlotte Millman, Bud Robinson from Charlotte Millman, Gudrun Wolpow from Edward Wolpow, Bud Robinson from Sharon Herman and Arnold Miller, Jean Mitchell from Ruthann Dobek, Jean Mitchell from Sonia Wong

In memory of Nancy Johnson: from Bert Cooper, from Sherry Lee, from Ruth Ginsberg-Place and Joe Perkell, from Ruthann Dobek, from Sonia and William Wong

In honor:  Barry Shore family honoring Dr. Mark Aronson, Diane Brown honoring AARP Tax Aide Service

Expanded Transportation Fund: Galya Halfin, Francoise Little, Elenore Parker, Judith Juster

New Refrigerator Fund: Brookline Bank, Mary Mullarkey, Magaly Shiromani, Century Bank, Susan Erickson, Sherry Lee, Chi Chung and Toy Soo Lau, Hedi: Tuesday volunteer, Loretta DeSesa, John Hodgman, James Boland, Carol and Phil Fullerton, Barry Shore Family, Anita Breslaw, Claire Goodwin, anonymous, Tuesday Food Pantry volunteers, Dorothea Brown, Marie Louise-Gabbe, Ruthann Dobek, Kitty Kaufman


Annual Appeal: Sydney Rice, Regina Healey and Robert Sloane, Doris and Saul Feldman, Charlotte Alkon, Anne Levin, Youngsun Jung, Melissa and David Trevett, Theodore Poulos, Frances Dienstag, Leila and Arnold Abelow, Dianne and Philip Honig, Muriel Harriet Allen, Carole Barksdale, Esther Bullitt, Barbara Cone, Ellen Feingold, James Franco, John Freeman, Lourdes and Benjamin Ileto, Elinor Kaplan, Barbara Kean, Jamie Rubino Moore and Jesse Moore, anonymous, Diane Rose, Esther and Harold Schonhorn, Margaret and Stephen Senturia, Albert Tuchman, Cornelia Brown and Henry Warren, Ada and William White, Theodore Scholnick, Andrea Rosenthal, Cornelia Andrus and Harry Kozakewich, anonymous, Susan Guth, Chetna Naimi, Patricia Meaney, toast with friends, Marilyn and Ronald Aaron, Diane and Ed Baker, Judith Bednarz, Anne Turner and Harry Bohrs, Martha Bullock, Harriet Goldberg and Donald Weitzman, Linda Golburgh, Helen and Shael Herman, Robert Houseman, Shaari Mittel, Robert Moran, Jennifer Pieszak, Susan and Stanley Shuman, Leonard Weiss, Susan and Joseph Ditkoff, Susan Guiraudet,Hanson Reynolds, Peter Lipsitt, Julia Herskowitz, Elizabeth Goldstein, Mary Comstock, Ann and Allan Sutherland, Lawrence Ruttman, Eva Bonis, Harriet McGraw, Linda Hastie, Natalie Rothstein, Judy Mason, anonymous, David Stern, Judith Bello, Deborah and Robert Gandre, John Hodgman, Diane Sokal, Susan Stern, Deborah and Jonathan Kolb, Daniel Ferguson, Sarah Wunsch, Elinor Reardon, Mariah Nobrega, Sonia and William Wong, Kathryn Kilpatrick

In memory:  Mildred Lehman from Ann and Howard Katz, Jean Kramer from Dan Fraenkel, Vivian Freeman from Peter Freeman, Yu-Chen Ting from Jovina Ting, Doreen Gordon from Veronica Hutner, Sylvia Segel from Arthur Sands, Mildred Kapilow from Rhoada Wald, Cheu N Chin from Beverly Chang, Cheu N Chin from Sherry Lee, Cheu N Chin from Sonia and William Wong, Cheu N Chin from Pat Ahlin, Lester Annenberg from Esfira Annenberg

In memory of Harry Johnson II: from Rod Apfelbeck, from Sherry Lee, from Ruth-Ginsberg Place and Joe Perkell, from Sylvia and Ralph Memolo, from E. Melvin and Susan Nash, from Roberta and George Bonoff, from V Celia Lascarides

In honor:  Marilyn Jurich honoring the poetry group and Anna Higgins, Judith Garelick honoring Charlotte Millman and Putterham Book Group, James Boghosian honoring Ruthann Dobek, Carole and David honoring Fran Pechenick, Rhonda Glyman honoring Ruthann Dobek, Benjamin Ileto honoring Olga Sliwa, Sherry Lee honoring Nick Aldin and Agilio Monteiro, Betty and John Mulhane honoring Evelyn Roll, Muriel Stark honoring volunteers of the food pantry, Elizabeth Sands honoring Rhona Hirschowitz, Pat Berger honoring Elinor Downs, Eileen Kaminsky honoring Eleanor Small and Sonia Wong, Reva Katz honoring Eleanor Small, V Celia Lascarides honoring Kate Jovin, Doreen Vittori honoring ELF program

New Refrigerator Fund:  Adrienne Hoffman, V Celia Lascarides, Mary O’Connor


Annual Appeal:  Marie Claire Kamin, Jewel and David Chin, Eleanor Coslow, Anne Covert, Anahid and Arutun Maranci, Adele Pike, Joann Breuer, Carol Amick, Ellen Hertzmark, Matthew Baronas, anonymous, Cynthia Snow and Irving Kurki, So Hing Mak, Claire and Richard Morse, Ruth Beck, Chi Chung and Toy Soo Lau, Phyllis Baker,Boston OLOC, Yolanda Santo, Henry Silverman, Toni Strassler, Jay Sugarman, Ethel Miller, Virginia and Donald Provost, Doris Toby Axelrod and Lawrence Marks, Yusuf Agha, Nancy Heller, Bo King Yee, Frank McNulty, Janet Kwass, Judy Bess, Katherine Hope, Edmund Mroz, Daniel Ferguson, Livia Frank, Maria and Franklin Ferguson, Richard Garver, Frank Olney,Yurika and Laurence Geffin, Judith Gregory, Lawrence McGinn, Sandra Price, Ruth Quint, Meredith Stern, Joanne Stratton-Mamber, David Stern, Mariah Nobrega, Mildred Asano, Judith Leichtner, Alan Leichtner

In memory:  Deborah Whalon from Emma Lane, Minna Bauman from Francine and Matt Figelman, Leslie Yee from Audrey and Gifford Lum, Hannah and Patrick Geelan from Pat Ahlin, Deborah Brass from Eric Brass, John Dobek from Patricia Dobek, Donald Pollock from Betsy Pollock, Charlotte Sokoloff from Susan and Barry Tatelman Family Foundation

In memory of Harry Johnson II: Judge Kwak, Mr and Mrs. Franklin d’Entremont, Laurel d’Entremont and Michael Christodoulides, Diane Brody and Dan Discenza, Ruthann Dobek, Ruth and Steve Towne, David Rizzo, David Dorer, Alice Cassidy, Debra Fox, Sandra Bakalar, Arthur Harrington

In memory of Doreen Gordon:  Francine and Arnie Aaron, Paula Willis, Stacy Otto, Rhoda Goodwin, Asha Khurana, The Meditation Group, V. Celia Lascarides, Arlene Schreck Stevens and Jack Stevens, Louise Elving

In honor:  Muriel Stark honoring Ruthann Dobek and Staff, Daniel Price honoring Barbara Kean, Roberta Winitzer honoring Judy Mir, Ruthann Dobek honoring William Wong, Benjamin Ileto honoring Sonia Wong, Dotty Bell honoring Agnes Rogers, Gabbe family honoring David Gabbe, Ruth Geller honoring Eleanor Small, Myrna Seidner honoring Eleanor Small, Karen and Barry Small honoring Eleanor Small, Barbara Gold honoring Sue Welpton, Kathryn Kilpatrick honoring Ruth Brenner, Richard Boghosian honoring Ruthann Dobek

In honor of Ima and Abba: We are happy to make a donation in your honor. We love you. From Bill, Yonnie and Ryah


Annual Appeal: Saul Feldman, Jane Hovey, Ann Coles, Friday Bridge Group, Robert Sprague, Sophie Karidoyanes, Leslie Byrne, Susan Erickson, Vera Brent, Gay Ferguson, Paul Zintl and Elisabeth Frost, Herbert and Vivian Freeman Charitable Fund

In memory: Jerry Silverman from Marilyn Silverman, Gudrun Wolpow and Ralph Hirschowitz from Sonia and Phil Newmark

In memory of Doreen Gordon: Leah Truncale, Yolanda Rodriguez, Ruthann Dobek, Mary Breen-Yoga Class, Sherry Lee, Sonia and William Wong, Ruth Brenner, Senior Stretch Class, Freda Scotch, Suzanne Kee,  Janie and Morgan Chickering, Rachel Peck

In honor: Phyllis Somers honoring Julie Washburn,  Ruth Geller and Eleanor Small honoring Catherine Pavlik, Kathryn Kilpatrick honoring Shirley Handler, Bambi Good honoring Jerry Feuer, Marie-Louise Gabbe honoring Mei Chu, Sharon and Arnie Miller honoring Shirley and Berol Robinson, Martha Schieve honoring Sonia Wong and Olga Sliwa


Annual Appeal: Judith Brown Caro, Rusty and David Browder, Esther Yanow, Paul Gardner, Harold Schonhorn, Catherine Collins, Linda Hastie, Sol Brenner, Irene Laffey, Emily Stahler, Dolly and Bernie Wax, anonymous, Asha Khurana, Marilyn Kudisch, Mary Johnston, Mary and George Chin, Mary Mullarkey, Muriel Harriet Allen, Lena Zappala, Gustave Schachte

In memory:  Aaron Seidman from Elenore Parker, Ikuko Burns from Padraic Burns, Naomi Podhorzer from Dotty Bell, Ponnie Katz from Dotty Bell, Paul Robinson from Carol Robinson, Sy Yesner from Joan Yesner

In honor:  Shirley Partoll honoring Nick Aldin and Agilio Monteiro, Jean and Peter Stringham honoring Ruthann Dobek, Ruthann Dobek honoring Agnes Rogers, Connie Warshowsky honoring Ellen Zellner, Charlotte Millman honoring Agnes Rogers, COA staff honoring Ruthann Dobek, Mae Tupa honoring Irving Schwartz and Elinor Downs, Sonia and William Wong honoring Agnes Rogers, Lydia Baumrind and Gerry Oster honoring Dr. Suzanne Salamon, Lisa Sutton honoring Olga Sliwa, Margaret Gilmore honoring HELP


Annual Appeal:  Ellen Cole, Linda and Henry Okun, Livia Frank, Marie-Claire Kamin, LeRoy Neuberg, Ellen Ziskind, Susan Sacks, Linda and Tom Younis, Merry Arnold, Madelyn and Bruce Donoff, Jane Ross, Yurika and Laurence Geffin, Harold Schonhorn, Helen and How Wong, Arsen Tashjian, Louise Lonabocker, Nina Salam, Lily Wong, Reva Katz, Judith Brown Caro, Richard Kates, Josephine Ciccariello, Mary Bergman, Michelle and Steve Homer, Beverly Gleason, Jane Flanagan and Richard Nangle, Esfira Annenberg, June Mersky, Dianne and Michael Blau, Johanna Messier, Catherine and Jerome Sadow, Arthur Gold, Connie Everson and Rob Rudnick, Nina Lebel, Robert Marcus Real Estate, Ethel Blumenthal, Jill Greenberg, Doris Oser, Leah and Robert Winter, Carolyn Manson, Joan Nissman and Morton Abromson, Cornelia Van der Ziel, Mary Fahey, Martha and Kenneth Aft, Aida Canchola, Lorraine Stevens, Lillian Freedman, Susan Wheeler and Christine Westphal, Rusty and David Browder

In memory:  Naomi Podhorzer from Ruthann Dobek, Naomi Podhorzer from Judith Gimple, Naomi Podhorzer from Kathryn Kilpatrick, Naomi Podhorzer from Charlotte Millman, Naomi Podhorzer from Sonia and William Wong, Bert Alkon from Charlotte Alkon, John Dobek from Patricia Dobek, Ponnie Katz from Brenda Soyer, Aaron Seidman from Elenore Parker

In honor:  Laura Baber honoring Julie Washburn, Marie-Louise Gabbe honoring Lynn Modell, Janie Chickering honoring Shirley and Berol Robinson, Yolanda Santo honoring HELP program, Ruthann Dobek honoring Agnes Rogers, Ilana Mainelli and Dan Seidman honoring Ruth Seidman, Jane Kaiser honoring Sonia Wong and Deidre Waxman


Annual Appeal:  Sarah Pearlman, Beverly Gleason, Patricia Collyer, Ruthann Dobek, Myron Belfer, anonymous, Hsui-Lan Chang and Stephanie Fan

In memory:  Ponnie Katz from anonymous, Aaron Seidman from Bonnie Alpert and Nathan Rome, Naomi Podhorzer from Carol and Phil Fullerton, Aaron Seidman from Francine and Brad Beckman, Aaron Seidman from Sandra and Gabriel Seidman

In honor:  Eleanor Paes honoring Julie Washburn, Eleanor Small and Ruth Geller honoring Lorraine Tobin, Pat Ahlin honoring Agilio Monteiro, Pat Ahlin honoring Nick Aldin


Annual Appeal:  Frank Olney, May Ames, Dotty Bell, Regina Healy and Robert Sloane, Margaret Zaremba, Rita and Morgan Daly, Phyllis and Murray Marcus, Ruthann Dobek, anonymous, Beverly Gleason, Janet Kwass, Ilana and David Lescohier,Yolanda Santo, Ada and William White, Bay State Federal Savings Charitable Foundation, Lillian Kahn Bayone and Edward Bayone, Chang Roh, John Carrier, Cheryl Dockser, Lawrence Ruttman, Pamela Goodman and Michael Shwartz, Cornelia Kea Van der Ziel, Gloria O’Brien, Sandra Gradman, Stanley Shuman, Harry Margolis, Ruth Geller, Mojtaba Mostashari, Eleanor Small, Kathryn Kilpatrick, Saralynn and Alan Allaire

In memory:  Raymond Rosenstock from Corinne Gilbert, Chan Sok Mung from Emmeline Lee, Jim Higgins from Ruth Geller, Stanley Dobek from Patricia Dobek, Stanley Dobek from Ruthann Dobek and Glenn Boghosian, Jacob Schlitt from Sylvia Lanza

In honor:  anonymous honoring Sharon Devine, Marian Hershenson honoring the 70th anniversary of Shirley and Berol Robinson, Joanne Stratton-Mamber honoring Charlotte M and Batia B, anonymous honoring Ruthann Dobek’s 35th anniversary with the Council on Aging, Ellen Zellner honoring Anna Higgins, poetry workshop, Sonia Wong and Julie Washburn; Kathryn Kilpatrick honoring Angela, Muriel Stark honoring Deidre Waxman and Gary McCabe, Barbara Scotto honoring Evelyn Roll, Judith Juster honoring Helen Davis

In memory of Aaron Seidman from Ellen Zellner, Peter Barrer, Ruthann Dobek, Susan Krinsky, Deborah Levey, Mary Mindess, Yolanda Rodriguez, Amy and Robert Sweet, Carol and Frank Caro, David Levine, Zina Schiff and Ron Eisenberg, Rhoda Goodwin and Sharon Devine


Annual Appeal:  Marie-Louise Gabbe, Beverly Gleason, Marie Kamin, Anita Jamieson, Laurence Geffin, Christina Wolfe and John Bassett, Mady and Bruce Donoff, Daniel Ferguson, Maria and Franklin Ferguson, John Hodgman, Marie and Jack Kotik, Joseph Nowak, Gloria Kramer, Ellen and Joel Shoner, Jill Greenberg, Marsha Frankel, Muriel Harriet Allen, Betsy and Dennis DeWitt, Livia Frank, Marilyn Jurich, Judith Kidd, Anne Levin,Kathleen Murphy, Elenore Parker, Shirley Sandi Rosenfield, Winnie and Richard Rubino, Brenda and Ralph Tracey, Doreen Vittori, Ethel Miller, Mary French, Eleanor Small and Ruth Geller, Esfira Annenberg, Judith and Stephen Bernstein, Gail Gordon, Dianne and Philip Honig, Rimma Kofman, Mary Jane McGoey, Helen Rudy, Charlotte Alkon, Louise Bonar, Margaret Cain, Elinor and Morton Davidson, Rudolph Kass, Bryna Litchman and Arthur Epstein, Anne and Richard Reed

In memory:  Ikuko Burns from Padraic Burns, Debbie Whalon from Emma Lane, Martin Schetzen from Jeannine Schetzen, Marshall Pearl from Muriel Stark, Yok Eddie Chan from Senior Stretch Class, John Dobek from Patricia Dobek, her mother and godmother from Patricia Burns, Howard Chin from Sherry Lee, Ponnie Katz from James Franco

In honor: 70th anniversary of Shirley and Berol Robinson from Charlotte and Arthur Millman, Yolanda Rodriguez; Ruthann Dobek honoring Ginny Mazur, Francine and Arnie Aaron honoring Brookline Senior Center, Lin and Steve Bressler honoring Eleanor Small, Marena Morrison honoring Thursday exercise class, Rhonda Glyman honoring Ruthann Dobek, Betty and John Mulhane honoring Agnes Rogers, Yolanda Rodriguez honoring Doreen Gordon, Sherry Lee honoring all social workers