Jewish Communal Professionals Receive Awards

Jewish Communal Professionals of Southern California (JCPSC) held its 31st annual awards banquet on June 15 at the Sephardic Temple Tifereth Israel. 

The six winners honored at the dinner in Westwood were: Rabbi Gary Greenbaum of American Jewish Committee for Career Achievement; Tzivia Schwartz Getzug of Jewish World Watch for the Alan J. Kassin Award for Outstanding Professional Achievement; Rabbi Yonah Bookstein of Jewlicious Festival for the Mark Meltzer New and Innovative Programming Award; Rosalie Fromberg of Israel Levin Senior Adult Center/Jewish Family Service for the Dora & Charles Mesnick Award for Excellence in Senior Programming; John Magoulas of the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles for Professional Excellence in Fundraising; Miriam Prum Hess of BJE for the Bobbi Asimow Award for Professional Mentorship.

Special recognition was also given to Hillside Memorial Park and Al Mellman of the JCPSC Retirees Group.