Save the Date:
Thursday, March 2, 2017

Lavish Lunches
A Day of Culinary Adventure
Mark your calendar for our upcoming Lavish Lunches event with guest speaker Josh Capon, nationally acclaimed seasoned executive chef and restaurateur. The morning begins with a light breakfast at the home of Alissa and Zachary Epstein, followed by a delectable themed luncheon at a local venue or home of your choice. Proceeds support vital programs and services for seniors at the JCC.
For more information, to host a luncheon, or sponsor the event, please contact Michal Kleiman at 201.408.1412 or
Click here for Lavish Lunches video: Supporting JCC’s Senior Programming.
Click here for photos of our 2016 event.
Click here to join us and reserve your luncheon.

Save the Date:
Saturday, March 4, 2017

Music She Loved
The 5th Annual Tribute Concert in Memory of Stephanie Prezant
A joyous evening to celebrate the life of Stephanie Prezant z”l featuring prominent guest musicians and vocalists for a very special and meaningful dedication.
Proceeds from this yearly concert help local families in crisis through the Stephanie I. Prezant Community Support Fund.
For more info and underwriting opportunities, please contact Robyn Rosenfeld at 201.408.1429 or
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Save the Date:
Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 14

2017 Rubin Run
Half Marathon, 10K, and 5K
Join us at the 36th Annual Rubin Run. Over 1,500 runners participate along with cheering family members in this community-wide USATF event. Enjoy free continental breakfast, children’s activities, trophies & medals, and all participating mom’s receive a rose at the finish line. Save the date to run, walk, form teams and help us raise significant funds to support individuals with special needs. Registration begins February 27.
For more information, please contact Michal Kleiman at 201.408.1412 or
Click here for photos of our 2016 event.

Monday, August 7, 2017

Play Fore! the Kids Golf Classic & Play Games for the Kids
Montammy Golf Club, Alpine, NJ
Participate in Play Fore! the Kids and help us enrich the lives of children with special needs in our community! Start the day with brunch followed by golf, bridge, canasta, mah jongg or tennis. The day concludes with an elegant dinner reception featuring a live auction and raffle.
For more information, please contact Michal Kleiman at 201.408.1412 or
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Thursday, September 22, 2016
JCC Therapeutic Nursery
20th Anniversary Celebration

Kaplen JCC on the Palisades, Tenafly, NJ
Honoring Amber Sabathia and Kelly Spitzley. Presenting The Visionary in Education Award to Lois Mendelson, PhD. To make a donation or for more information, please contact Gineen Weiss at 201.408.1439 or
Click here for this event's eJournal.
Click here to view the alumni tributes.
Click here to make a donation to the Doris Allen and Lois Mendelson Therapeutic Nursery Scholarship Fund.
Click here to view the event photo album.
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Thursday, December 8, 2016
Big Night Out presents

Winter Wonderland
With your help, Big Night Out raised significant funds in support of annual scholarship assistance. Mor then $600,000 is awarded annually, enabling children, families and seniors to benefit from our programs and services.
For more event info contact Michal Kleiman at 201.408.1412 or
Click here to view our eJournal honoring Dianne Nashel, Tara Jagid and Assemblywoman Valerie Vainieri Huttle.
Click here to view photos of our event on