Jewish National Fund-USA Breakfast for Israel


You, me, & Israel at 73!


Ohio Valley

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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

P.J. Weidner

Morry Wiener

Table Captains

Jan Armstrong Cobb • Michael Bailes • Marty Betagole • Jeremy Cantor • Shelly Gerson

Alana Gerson Levi • Jeff Goldenberg • Elece Kovel • Cindy Loon • Kelley Maher • Evy Margolin

Barb Miller • Velma Mitchell • Nina & Eddie Paul • Karen Schiffer • Patti Schneider • Dr. Ronna Schneider

Rhonda Sheakley • Dr. Ron Solomon • Janet Weisberger • Ilya Weinstein • Morry Weiner • P.J. Weidner

Hirsch Wise • Elinor Ziv


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More Information

Eric Goldstein, Executive Director, Ohio Valley

[email protected] or 513.794.1300 x780

RSVP Required
Sponsorship Opportunities Available
No Cost to Attend

Thank You to Our Local Sponsors


Dr. Lesley & Carol Appel • Dr. Ronna & Ben Schneider • Johnathan Bernstein

Dr. David Bernstein • Marty Betagole • Dr. Carey Constantini • Dr Larry Faust • Ethan Fleishman

Rebecca & Norman Frankel • Shelly Gerson • Kathy & Jeff Goldenberg • Jane z”L & Neil Golub

Robert Heuman • Louis & Andrea Kravetz Katz • Florence Liberman • Nina & Eddie Paul

Henry & Sue Rollman • Rhonda & Larry Sheakley • Dr. Barry & June Simon • Barry Stoler

Melvin Gale & Joan Todd • Steve Wanamaker • PJ & Audrey Weidner • Morry & Michele Wiener

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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