Jewish National Fund-USA Breakfast for Israel

Breakfast for Israel Graphic

Thursday, March 31, 2022

9:30 - 10:30 am


Join us for an engaging, impactful, and informative virtual Breakfast for Israel! Come together with local community members to hear how your efforts ensure a bright, prosperous future for the land and people of Israel. Hear from award-winning Editor-in-Chief of Jewish News Syndicate (JNS), Jonathan S. Tobin, about the rise of antisemitism, anti-Zionism, how hate speech and violence against Jews must never be rationalized or excused, and how the Jewish community must continue to have the courage to speak up so they can serve as role models for future generations.  


Zoom Video Conferencing

Login information will be sent prior to the event.


*Thanks to a generous matching grant, all gifts and pledges received

from March 13 to April 1, 2022, will be doubled.



Jonathan S. Tobin

Editor-in-Chief, Jewish News Syndicate (JNS)


Jonathan Tobin is the award-winning editor-in-chief of the Jewish News Syndicate ( and a contributing writer for National Review. He is also a columnist for the New York Post, The Federalist, Haaretz, and the New York Jewish Week, where he covers the American political scene, foreign policy, the U.S.-Israel relationship, Middle East diplomacy, and the Jewish world.


Tobin was previously the first executive editor and then senior online editor and chief political blogger for Commentary magazine for eight years. He has won over 50 awards for his writing and appears regularly on television commenting on politics in the United States and Israel, foreign policy, and Jewish affairs.

Event Chairs

Edie Chaifetz • Helen Glaser • Esther Rose

Table Captains

David & Edie Chaifetz • Toby & Gene Halpern • Brenda Johnston • Peter Kretzmer • Jayne Klein

Joan & Bart Levenson • Iris Nahemow • Nadia Ritter • Esther Rose • Anne Virag


Table Captains in formation

More Information

Joshua Mellits, Director, Western Florida

[email protected] or 941.462.1330 x865

RSVP Required
Sponsorship Opportunities Available
No Cost to Attend

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Esther Rose

Toby & Noel Siegel


Silver Sponsors

Carol & Erwin Segal