Thursday, December 8, 2016
Big Night Out presents

Winter Wonderland
The Palisadium, Cliffside Park, NJ
Join us for a celebratory evening in support of annual scholarship assistance at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades as we proudly honor Dianne Nashel, Tara Jagid and Assemblywoman Valerie Vainieri Huttle. The festive event will include cocktails and an exquisite dinner reception.
Click here to purchase tickets or make a donation in honor of our honorees.
For more event info contact Michal Kleiman at 201.408.1412 or

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.

Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 8
2016 Rubin Run
Half Marathon, 10K, and 5K
Thank you for joining us at the Rubin Run, a race for everyone in the family to engage in healthy physical activity and give back to our community. We are very grateful to the hundreds of athletes and families, sponsors, donors, and volunteers, who supported us by registering to run, walk, form teams and helped us raise significant funds to support individuals with special needs.
To become a sponsor or to discuss special recognition opportunities, contact Michal Kleiman, at 201.408.1412 or
Click here to make a donation.
Click here for photos of our 2016 event.

Monday, August 1, 2016
Play Fore! the Kids Golf Classic & Play Games for the Kids
Alpine Country Club, Demarest, NJ
Thank you for participating in Play Fore! the Kids and helping us enrich the lives of children with special needs in our community! We couldn’t do it without you!
For more information, please contact Michal Kleiman at 201.408.1412 or
Click here for photos of our 2016 event from

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.
Click here to view photos and coverage from