Jewish National Fund-USA Breakfast for Israel


You, me, & Israel at 73!


Greater Washington

DC/Northern Virginia/Maryland Suburbs

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Sunday, April 18, 2021

10:30 - 11:30 am ET

Join us for an engaging, impactful, and informative virtual Breakfast for Israel! Gather together with your community members to hear how your local efforts ensure a bright, prosperous future for the land and people of Israel. Then join Jewish National Fund-USA supporters from coast to coast in a vibrant celebration of Yom Ha’atzmaut.


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Featured Guest Speakers

Stars of hit Netflix show Fauda


Tsahi Halevi

Musician, Singer, Creator & Actor


Tsahi Halevi is a musician, singer, creator, and actor known for playing Naor on the popular Israeli Netflix series Fauda. Halevi also reached the finals in the first season of The Voice Israel. He released his debut album, “Directions,” which is regularly featured on local radio. 


Photo Credit: Dudi Hason

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Rona-Lee Shimon



Rona-Lee Shimon is an Israeli actress best known for her role as Nurit in the Israeli Netflix series Fauda. She also has extensive experience in Israeli theater, having performed the roles of Velma Kelly in Chicago, Anita in West Side Story, and Sally Bowles in Cabaret.


Photo Credit: Eyal Nevo



Yoav Limor

Defense Commentator

Yoav Limor is a veteran military correspondent who has been covering the Middle East conflict for the last 33 years. Limor is the host of a morning show on Israel’s Channel 2 Keshet, a defense commentator for Israel Hayom daily newspaper, and a regular contributor on i24 News.

Event Chairs

Susan Dilles

Dvorah Richman & Paul Driessen

Cary Feldman

Table Captains

Stephanie Arbetter • Elliott Adler • Ira Bartfield • Emily Green-Blicher & Michael Blicher

Penny Bustin • Nina Cogan • Susan Dilles • Dvorah Richman & Paul Driessen • Jay Epstein

Chuck Fax • Cary Feldman • Karen & Baruch Fellner • Ivy Fields

Ron Fishbein • Lauren France • Ben Goodman • David Grossman

Howard Hogan • Lois Jacobs • Mimi Brodsky Kress • Kenneth Krupsky

Gail & Gary Kushner • Richard Linowes • Trey Meehan • Jeff Menick • Orlee Panitch

Bill Rosenbluth • Jane Rosenthal • Adrienne Rulnick & Rabbi Arthur Rulnick

Sheldon Sacks •Todd Schwartz • Raeefa Shams • Ed Shnekendorf

Larry Sidman • Judy Slotnik • Rita & Chet Stein

Marie & Glenn Taubman • Carol Vogel • David Yaffe


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More Information

Adam Tennen, Co-Executive Director, Mid Atlantic

[email protected] or 410.486.3317 x842

RSVP Required
Sponsorship Opportunities Available
No Cost to Attend

Thank You to Our Local Sponsors


Klein Family

Thank You to Our National Sponsors


Richard Allen Steve, Bunny & Lee Aronson, Aronson Insurance

Rebecca & David Bar-Shain • Marty Betagole • Nanette and Arthur Brenner • Susan Bookbinder

Peter Harris Clothes, Beth & Peter Elitzer • Evy & Larry Farbstein • Gene & Ruth Fax

Susan & Bill Firestone • Sandra Freed • Shelly Gerson • Jane z”L & Neil Golub

Lindsey & Evan Gremont • Hapern-Oppenheimer Family Foundation • Robert Heuman

Isaac Edry & Ami Joseph, Isaac’s Moving and Storage • Louis & Andrea Kravetz Katz

The Klein Family • Marvin & Abby Kline • Margie & Mark Kopins • Michelle & Bryan Kort

Helaine & Paul Kurlansky • Sara Lee & Barry Larner • Jessica & David Levy

Dr. Jack & Beth Lin • The Marcus Foundation • The Massry Family • Nina & Eddie Paul

Amarit & Seth Rosenblum • Gayle Rosenthal • Dr. Ronna & Ben Schneider

Kim & Matt Schocket • Sedge-Plitt Charitable Trust III

Drs. Carol & Erwin Segal • Nancie & Ken Segel • Toby & Noel Siegel

Rhonda & Larry Sheakley  • Shari & Eric Stein • Raquel Schuster Herr & Michael Stoff

Fred & Susie Toczek • Melvin Gale & Joan Todd • Jill & Bruce Weininger

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