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Donors 2020/2021

April

Annual appeal:  Lea Mannion, Nyma Polumbaum, Robert M. Sprague, David Stern, Mariah Nobrega, Elizabeth True Browder

In memory:  Lars from Kristina Messler, Frank Caro from Betsy Pollock, Frank Caro from Sandra L. Spector, Marjorie Homonoff from Shannon R. Mitchell, Aaron Seidman from Margaret Guyer and Constantine Bialik, Evelyn Roll from Barr and Joyce Jozwicki, Frank Caro from Barr and Joyce Jozwicki

In honor: George and Mary Chin honoring and in appreciation of the AARP Tax program, Emily L. Bassett honoring volunteers of AARP Tax program, Lorraine Gleason honoring the fitness program, Mary W. Haas honoring the AARP Tax program, Kathleen Malloy honoring the AARP Tax program, Jean S. Dwyer honoring the AARP Tax program, Michele Chin honoring Sherry Lee, anonymous honoring the fitness program, Rosalie Rothstein honoring staff at 100 Centre St, Marie-Louise Gabbe honoring baby Lucy Jensen, Constance Warshowsky honoring Agilio and grab and go lunches, Fay Jordan honoring the fitness program, Arlene Levitt honoring Sharon Devine and the fitness program, Muriel Stark honoring Dr. Swannie Jett and Bernard Greene, Dorothy Delandis honoring Senior Center volunteers, Sylvia Mary Yuet Ooi honoring the AARP Tax program

March

Annual appeal:  Deborah and Jonathan Kolb, Daria OConnor, Kea van der Ziel,  Elizabeth True Browder, Carol and Maurice Sapoznik, Bernard Greene, John VanScoyoc, David Stern, Mariah Nobrega, Maureen Burke Sheils, Harriet B. McGraw Charitable Fund, Albert Tuchman, Susan D. Macht, Cindy Stinson

In memory: June Zuroms from Patricia H. Dobek, Aaron Seidman from Margaret Guyer and Constantine Bialik, Shirley Robinson from Sharon Herman and Arnie Miller

In honor: Ruth Kaplan and Toby Kusmer honoring Eleanor F. Kaplan’s 100th birthday, Martha Schieve honoring Olga Sliwa and Michael Allen, Ethel Miller honoring the AARP Tax program, Diane and George Nelson honoring the AARP Tax program, anonymous honoring the Fitness program, Constance Warshowsky honoring Agilio, Roger and Grab and Go Lunch”, Eleanor Small honoring the Senior Center social workers, Ruthann Dobek honoring Patricia Burns, Sue B. Reamer honoring Sharon Devine, Kathleen M. Murphy honoring the AARP Tax program, anonymous honoring the AARP Tax program, Clara Chin honoring Patricia Burns, Larry and Yurika Geffin honoring the AARP Tax program, Kathryn Kilpatrick honoring Maria Foster

BrooklineCAN donors: Mariah Nobrega, Carla Tardi, Ruthann Dobek, Jonathan Klein,Margaret Cain, MarieLouise and David Gabbe, Mary and Paul Harris, Murray and Phyllis Marcus, Laura Baber, Rhonda Glyman, Harold and Karen Petersen, Sydney Rice, Cynthia Snow and Irving Kurki, Barbara Fitts, John Seay

February

Annual appeal:  Leila and Arnold Abelow, Marie-Louise Gabbe, Arthur Sands, Mary B. Comstock, Sidney C. Gelb, Barbara Rabinovitz, Joyce Wolf, John and Linda Freeman, Marie Claire Kamin, Elinor Davidson, Yolanda E. Santo, Harry S. Margolis, David E. and Melissa D. Trevvett, David Stern, Mariah Nobrega, Jeannine Schetzen, Esther Bullitt, Martha Schieve

In memory: Frank Caro from Reva Katz, Lorraine Dobek from Patricia H. Dobek, Romana M. Ehrlich from Lorraine G. Stevens, Joan Wong from Perry Wong, Aaron Seidman from Margaret Guyer and Constantine Bialik, Andrea Canzonetti from Patricia H. Dobek

In honor: Janie Chickering honoring Julie Washburn, Connie Warshowsky honoring Agilio, Roger and Springwell grab & go lunch, anonymous honoring Senior Center fitness programs, Dotty Bell honoring Patricia Burns, Elizabeth M. Fletcher honoring Senior Center fitness programs, Rhona Hirschowitz honoring Lynn Modell, Edye Rulin honoring Julie Washburn, Barbara and David Westley honoring AARP tax aide program, Lourdes Ileto honoring grab & go lunch volunteers, Jane Kaiser honoring Olga Sliwa, Joseph Trunk honoring Sharon Devine, Judy Leonardo honoring AARP tax aide program, Diane Brown honoring AARP tax aide program, Lawrence Bailis honoring Deidre Waxman, Claire Goodwin honoring Julie Washburn, Sonia and William Wong honoring Patricia Burns

BrooklineCAN donors: Alan and Cecily Morse, Carol Woodworth and Jon Wulp, Kathryn Kilpatrick, Zippy Ostroy, Marcia Hnatowich, Linda and Henry Okun, Marilyn Silverman, Rebecca Stone and Stephen Walt, Patricia Dobek, Carol Seibert and Lou Crimmins

In memory of Hoda Shore: Hoda would have celebrated a birthday in March. She was an active volunteer who worked the gift cart and assisted on the lunch line. Scrabble players remember Hoda as a fervent and regular player who played with a deep love of the game and friendly companionship. Her quick wit and warmth are remembered fondly. We may honor her memory by reaching out; we imagine her giving a greeting and sharing a puzzle.

January

Annual appeal: anonymous, Chobee Hoy, Ellen Feingold, Barbara Gold, Chuck Swartz, Nancy Ciaranello, Elizabeth True Browder, Julie Horvath, Vivien Goldman, Francine Grossbart, Renee Hecht, Benjamin Hellerstein, Julia Herskowitz, Marilyn Jurich, Helen and Leonard Krulewich, Patricia Meany, Simon Shoes, Gloria Thompson, Leah and Robert Winter, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Benka, Barbara Cone, Stefanie Greenfield, Oscar Gualdoni, Nancy Miller, Catherine Anderson, Judith Vanderkay, Ann Turner and Harry Bohrs, Catherine Collins, Elinor Kaplan, John Neville, Anne Robertson, Emily Stahler, Frank and Rebecca Steinfield, Nancy Daly, Joan Lancourt, Sherry Lee, Sally Noteware, Arthur Gold, Rochelle Borg, David Dorer, Richard S. Eckaud, Sophie Karidoyanes, Marcia Wise, Judy Bednarz and Steve Wallace, Dorothea A. Brown, Franklin and Maria Ferguson, Ilana and David Lescohier, Robert Moran, Chetna Mehrotra Naimi, Carla Tardi, Lois Winnick, Judith Bello, Edmond Murad, Sue Reamer, Bay State Federal Savings Charitable Foundation, David Stern, Phyllis Baker, Joseph Figler, Anahid Maranci, Mary Jane McGoey, Mariah Nobrega, Elizabeth Buonaugurio, Nancy Kushlan Wanger, William R. and Ada G. White, David Klafter, Elizabeth Goldstein, Murray P. and Phyllis E. Marcus, Kea van dier Ziel, Rhoada Wald, Edward Wolpow

In memory of Frank Caro:  Abram and Martha Recht, Francine Perler, R. Ginsberg-Place and Joseph Perkell, Anne Trecker, Steven Bernstein, Susan and Joseph Ditkoff, Harriet Goldberg and Donald Weitzman, Matthew Gifford, Linda G. Goldburgh

In memory: Peter Dermer from Patricia H. Dobek, Herbert Goodwin from Rhoda Goodwin, Evelyn Roll from Dorothy Bell, Evelyn Roll from John and Betty Mulhane, Deborah Brass from Eric Brass, Aaron Seidman from Margaret Guyer and Constantine Bialik, David Chin from Jewel Chin, Stanley H. Macht from Susan Macht, Donald Manson from Carolyn Manson, Catherine Freeman from Peter L. Freeman, Cantor Sheila Cline from Phyllis Somers, Cantor Sheila Cline from Allen Elstein, Ponnie Katz from Colleen, Sumner Chertok from James P. Boland, Sumner Chertok from Linda G. Goldburgh

In honor: Leslie Friedman honoring Sharon’s exercise class, Melinda Mann honoring Pamela Hitchmoth, Muriel Stark honoring Sue Welpton, Rich Boghosian honoring Ruthann Dobek, Saroj Patel honoring the fitness programs, Alan and Judith Leichtner honoring Lynn Modell, Charles and Peggy Norris honoring Ellie Kaplan’s birthday, Elizabeth Fletcher honoring the fitness programs, Connie Warshowsky honoring Agilio, Roger and grab and go lunch, Emily L. Bassett honoring AARP tax volunteers, Bernice Cohen honoring Eleanor Kaplan’s birthday, Faye Jordan honoring the fitness programs, Lucia I. Soare honoring the fitness programs, Carol Meirovitz honoring Eleanor Kaplan’s birthday, June Mersky honoring Jamie Jensen’s Lucy Iris, Karen Van Kennen honoring the fitness programs, Myrna Seidner honoring Eleanor Small’s birthday, Linda G. Goldburgh honoring Carol Caro

BrooklineCAN donors: Judith Kidd, Ralph and Sylvia Memolo, Monique Richardson, Harriet Lazarus, Sharon Devine, Arthur Gold, John and Louise Loewenstein, Donald Weitzman and Harriet Goldberg, Davin Wolok, Judith Chasin, Betsy and Dennis DeWitt, Lewis and Molly Turlish, John Dempsey and Mary Scott

December

Annual appeal: John and Rosalie Hermos, anonymous, Sandra Price, Dale and Neil Golden, Jane Hovey, Vito Cavallo, Cynthia Stone Creem and Harvey Creem, Jill Greenberg, Faye Jordan, Richard and Penny Garver, Susan Guiraudet, Edward and Lillian Bayone, Theodore Poulos, Elaine and Enrico Schwimmer, Judith Kidd, Ruth Geller, Selma P. Kopelman, Joyce Silver, John Hodgman, Amy Ruth Nevis, Judy Bess, Beverly A. Chang, Lillian Freedman, Victoria Fremont, Edmund Mroz, James Murphy, Janet Weinberg, Francine and Matt Figelman, David Stern, Daniel H. Ferguson, Valerie Harrington, Ann D. Kleindorfer, Ted and Karen Livingston, Barbara Goldwasser, Kathleen Murphy, Leila Abelow, Judith Bello, Ellen R. Cole, Frederick A. and Patrice B. Ficken, Regina Healey, Pam Hitchmoth, Nina Salam, Leonard Weiss, Dvorah Smith, Muriel Harriet Allen, Jean Dwyer, Doris and Saul Feldman, Robert Houseman, Elaine Kwiecien, Ethel Miller, Christa Moelting, Rosamond Rabinowitz, Chang S. Roh, Irving Kurki and Cynthia Snow, Doreen Vittori, Mariah Nobrega, Ellen Ziskind, Sarah Pearlman, Toni Schroder, Agnes C. Hagerty, Toast with Friends, Ruth Brenner, Livia Frank, Marjorie D. Homonoff, Youngsun Jung, Linda Younis

Autumn Benefit donors:  Dotty Bell, Lai Bing Ma Chin, James F. Franco, Rhona Hirschowitz, Millicent Y. Holder, Lourdes Ileto, Serena Johnson, Rosaline N. Lowe, Charlotte and Arthur Millman

In memory of Frank Caro:  Josephine Sturgis, Margaret Bush, Carol Gladstone and Ben Whipple, Shirley Goldstein, V. Celia Lascarides, James Franco

In memory: Cheu Ngin Chin from Lai Bing Ma Chin, Helen Kwan from anonymous, E. Melvin Nash and Lorraine Tobin from Sherry Lee, Shirley Robinson from Avis, Kendal and Jennifer Segre, seniors lost to covid from Carol Kort, Charlotte Sokoloff from Jodi and Rob Sokoloff, Rose DeSimone from Janet R. DeSimone, Jean Kramer from Dan Fraenkel, Joan Wong from Perry Wong, Julie Dobek from Patricia Dobek, Esther Schonhorn from Harold Schonhorn, Joan Weiss from Robert S. Weiss, Evelyn Roll from Herman and Judith Chernoff, Enid and Mark Leipman from Carolyn and Ted Colton, Helen Kass from Elizabeth Kass, Sy Yesner from Joan Yesner, Lorraine Tobin from Sonia and William Wong

In honor:  Pat Ahlin honoring Sonia Wong, Connie Warshowsky honoring Springwell grab and go lunch, Elizabeth M. Fletcher honoring Center fitness programs, Michele Chin honoring Sherry Lee, Laurie and Jeff Lasky honoring Ruthann Dobek, Lucille Tawa honoring Lynn Modell, Yolanda Rodriguez honoring Ellie Kaplan’s 100th birthday, Ruthann Dobek honoring Ellie Kaplan’s 100th birthday, Carolyn and Ted Colton honoring Sonia Wong, Evelyn Mellett honoring all Brookline seniors, Dr. Louis and Ms. Brenda Caplan honoring Roberta Winitzer, Andrea Ignatoff honoring Center fitness programs, Arlene Levitt honoring Sharon Devine

BrooklineCan donors: Anthony Broh and Jennifer Hochschild, Livia Frank, Anne Levin, Claire Lurie, Lucy Roosevelt and Stuart Rubinow, Len Wholey, Merry Arnold, Nancy Heller, Mary McShane, Anne Meyers, Lilly Pelzman, Bruce and Mady Donoff, Charles Capper, Ruthann Dobek, Peter and Karen Miller, Carol Deanow

November

Annual Appeal:  Linda M. Hastie, Carol and Maurice Sapoznik, Morton Abromson and Joan Nissman, Josephine Ciccariello, Herbert and Vivian Freeman Charitable Fund, Carol Genovese, Dzidra J. Knecht, Nina Salam, Ruthann Sneider, Adele W. Pike, Marie Claire Kamin, Carole Barksdale, Anita Breslaw, Mark Blumberg, Eva M. Bonis, Janet Weinberg, David Stern, Mariah Nobrega, Margaret Beal, Nancy Kushlan Wanger, Toni Strassler, Toni Delisi, Henry Wolstat, Karen Kraut

In memory of Frank Caro: Kevin E. Lang and Shulamit Kahn, Deidre Waxman, Cornelia S. Andrus and Harry Kozakewich, Edith R. Brickman, Barbara Gutman, Kathy Burnes, Cathleen Cavell, Shirley Goldstein, Ellen Hertzmark, Peter Moyer, Serena Johnson, Ruth Kertzer Seidman, Deborah A. Stone, Carol H. Pineiro, Anne Levin, Pat Ahlin, Ellen Zellner, David and Melissa Trevvett, Mary M. Klatt, Ellen A. Bruce and Richard Segan, Alberta and Roger Lipson, Jonathan H. and Linda M. Davis, Gene S. Kupferschmid, Ariel Maddocks, Jessica Newbury, Danny Stone, Jonathan Klein, Ted Scholnick, Ted Livingston, Lily Gaehle, Alexandra Spingarm, Naomi Sweitzer, Kim Loscalzo, Jesse Gray, Andy Liu, Rachel Wilson, Scott Ananian, Bobbie Knable, Anne Turner and Harry Bohrs, Ginny Mazur, Jonathan Wobesky, Frank Smizik and Julie Johnson, Knitsmiths Group of Brookline, Doris Toby Axelrod and Lawrence Marks, Karen Zweig and Bob Sinrod, Judith and Herman Chernoff, Peter and Jean Stringham, Palma Z. Spunt, Fran Pechenick, Yolanda Rodriguez

In memory: Shirley Robinson from Michelle Tiahi, Shirley Richie Robinson from Linda Robinson, Shirley Robinson from Yolanda Rodriguez, Herbert White from Charlotte Alkon, Claire Fowles from Patricia H. Dobek, Leroy Neuberg from Judith and Herman Chernoff, Evelyn Roll from Yolanda Rodriguez, Miriam Sargon from Yolanda Rodriguez, Mel Nash from Yolanda Rodriguez, Evelyn Roll and Mariam Sargon from Sonia and William Wong, Aaron Seidman from Constantine Bialik and Margaret Guyer, Evelyn Roll and Miriam Sargon from Ruthann Dobek, Lorraine Tobin from Eileen Kaminsky, Melvin Nash from Lucille Tawa

In honor:  Connie Warshowsky honoring Grab and Go Lunch and Agilio Monteiro, Eileen Kaminsky honoring Sonia Wong, Marie-Louise Gabbe honoring Lynn Modell, Lourdes Ileto honoring Julie Washburn and Grab and Go Lunch, Daniel Price honoring Barbara Kean, Muriel Stark and Agnes Rogers, Fran Pechenick honoring Sue Welpton

BrooklineCAN donors: Martha Bullock, Ann Lees, Dotty Bell, Anita Baglaneas, Jeanne Traxler and Robert Goisman, Faye Gordon, Patty Sullivan, Tommy Vitolo, Helen Yee, Susan Alport, Donald and Margaret Wilhelm, Gail Gordon, Alberta and Roger Lipson, Ginny Mazur, Peggy Ann Morrison, Elenore Parker, Monica Joffe, Linda Percy, Fred Perry and Sarah Smith

October

Annual Appeal: Jane Kaiser, Lorraine Stevens, Renee Hecht, Susan Sacks, Marie-Louise Gabbe,Deborah Kolb, Joan Arnott, Judith Bello, Beverly Chang, Livia Frank, Agnes C. Hagerty, Chi Chung and Toy Soo Lau, Catherine Mosgofian, Donald P. Riley, Rita Shon-Baker, Doreen Vittori, Angela P. Zevan, Karen Van Kennen, David Stern, Deborah and Robert Gandre, Charlotte Alkon, Daniel H. Ferguson, Margaret Gilmore, Marilyn Jurich, Esther Kampler, Evelyn Mellett, Rosalie Rothstein, Robert M. Sprague, Jane Kyung Yoon, Mariah Nobrega, Dorothea A. Brown, Ruth Brenner, Adrienne Hoffman, Virginia and Donald Provost, Faye E. Sienkiewicz, Nina Salam, Connie Everson and Rob Rudnick, Bruce Felton

In memory of Frank Caro: Eric Sassone, Joanna Baker, Nicole Chang, Eleanor Clarkson, Stephen Crosby, Marsha Frankel, Rhonda Glyman, Sharon Gray, Heather Hamilton, Livia Kahl, Janice Kahn, Pamela Roberts, John VanScoyoc, Susan Temper, Jean Doherty, Charlotte Millman, Rita Shon-Baker, Alisa Jonas, The Vertex Companies, Leonard Wholey, Sally Tso, Laura Baber, Michele Campbell, Clara Chin, Sean and Laura Cronin, Martha Farlow, Jason & Fischer, attorneys; Paula K. Friedman, Friends of Brookline Library, Bambi and Michael Good, Claire Goodwin, Julia Herskowitz, Sharon Hessney, Judy Meyers and Mark Pasternack, Timothy O’Donnell, Peg and Stephen Senturia, Rena and Michael Silevitch, Peg and Stephen Senturia, Cynthia Snow and Irving Kurki, Crowninshield Book Group, Marilyn Novich, Elizabeth Kass, Jennifer Bauer, Nicholas Bauer, Roberta Bonoff, Margaret Cain, Judith Chasin, Scott Englander, Thomas Faulhaber, Jane Flanagan, Neil Gordon, Judith Kidd, Jane Piercy, Nancy Nitikman, Michael Sandman, Priscilla Smith, Rebecca Stone, Sharon Devine, Hadassah Margolis, Michael Goldstein and Ada Goldstein; Georgia Johnson, Ruthann Dobek and Glenn Boghosian, Sherry C. Lee, Leila Abelow, Rusty Browder, Harry K. Friedman, David and Marie-Louise Gabbe, Rhona Hirschowitz, Ralph and Sylvia Memolo, Rosamond Rabinowitz, Catherine and Jerome Sadow, Barbara C. Scotto, Constance Warshowsky, Bernard Greene, Kim Smith, Laura Walters, Barbara and James Caro, Giselle Ferro Puigbo, Susan Granoff, Peggy McKibben, Dotty Bell, Claire Lurie, Sarah Johnson, Ellen Bick, Dennis and Betsy DeWitt, Catherine Donaher, Barbara and Bob Donar, James Franco, Frederick C. Livingston, Rosalie Rothstein, Sonia and William Wong, Ann E. Stitt, Debbie Levey and Crispin Weinberg, Theodor Weinberg and Eric Hyett

In memory:  Mildred K. Lehman from Ann and Howard M. Katz, Shirley Robinson from Charlotte Millman, Esther Schonhorn from Harold Schonhorn, Miriam Sargon from Charlotte Millman, Shirley Robinson from David Tetove, Aaron Seidman from Constantine Bialik and Margaret Guyer, Andrew Cushner from Sara Lee Bloom, Andrew Cushner from Eric Bloom, Shirley Robinson from Ann Lee and Deborah L. Schreiber

In honor:  Ruth Geller honoring Shirle Goldstone, Laura Pattison honoring OLOC, Patricia H. Dobek honoring Sue Welpton, Carol and Phil Fullerton honoring staff at the Center, Eleanor Small honoring Shirle Goldstone, Connie Warshowsky honoring Grab and Go Lunches and Agilio Monteiro, Dotty Bell honoring Sue Welpton, Elizabeth A. Sands honoring SHINE counselors, Sherry C. Lee honoring the Center, Rhona Hirschowitz honoring Joanne Katz

BrooklineCAN donors: Dru Dailey, Renny Harrigan, Marsha Frankel, Jerry Feuer, Kathy Burnes, Carol and Frank Caro

September

Annual Appeal:  Brookline Bank, David and Louise Weinberg, Arsen Tashjian, Muriel Harriet Allen, Ruth Geller, Carol B. Michael, Arnold and Leila Abelow, Diane and Edward Baker, Judith Bello, Anita Breslaw, Larry and Yurika Geffin, Francine Grossbart, James Littleton, Florabelle Jane Lutz, Leah and Robert Winter, Sam Starobin, Eleanor Clarkson, Esfira Annenberg, Dotty Bell, Cornelia W. Brown and Henry B. Warren, George and Mary Chin, Chobee Hoy, Jean Dwyer, Margie and Ed Kahn, Johanna Messier, Frank Olney, Chang Roh, Steven Rothstein, Cornelia Kea Van Der Ziel, Allan J. and Ann E. Sutherland, Charles Terrell, Paula R. Gardner, Barbara Scotto, Yolanda Santo, Elias Audy, Donna Hollenberg, Ann Coles, Mary Fahey, Murray P. and Phyllis E. Marcus, Pamela Z. Spunt, Katherine Hope, David Stern, Judy Meyers and Mark Pasternack, Charlotte and Nicholas Burrage, June Mersky, Mariah Nobrega

In memory: Carlos Aristegui from Barbara Cone, Aaron Seidman from Constantine Bialik and Margaret Guyer

In honor: Sherry Lee honoring Sue Welpton, Julie Washburn and the Senior Center; Lai Bing Chin honoring Ruthann Dobek, Ruthann Dobek and Glenn Boghosian honoring Barrie and Helen’s wedding, Ruthann Dobek and Glenn Boghosian honoring Gene Dobek, Connie Warshowsky honoring grab and go lunches and Agilio Monteiro, Kathryn Kilpatrick honoring Olga Sliwa, Monique Richardson honoring Brookline Senior Center staff, Antoinette P. Schroder honoring Julie Washburn, Theodore W. Goldsmith honoring Maria Foster

BrooklineCAN donors: Diane Abrams, Janet Bragg, Len Fishman and Susan Schnur, Julie Johnson and Frank Smizik, Tauby Warriner, Roberta and Alan Leviton, Lorraine Goldstein and Gustaaf Driessen, Ronda Grodberg, Marianne Lee, Roger Blood, Lydia Kaufman, Catherine and Jerome Sadow, Ellen and Matt Weiss, Eleanor Small