WESTCHESTER JEWISH COUNCIL INC
925 WESTCHESTER AVENUE NO 200, WHITE PLAINS, NY 10604 www.wjcouncil.org

Total Revenue
$680,630
Total Expenses
$650,842
Net Assets
$587,355

Organizations Filed Purposes: THE WESTCHESTER JEWISH COUNCIL, INC. IS A NOT-FOR-PROFIT COMMUNITY RELATIONS ORGANIZATION THAT VOICES THE UNITED CONCERNS OF THE WESTCHESTER JEWISH COMMUNITY. THE COUNCIL MAINTAINS RELATIONS WITH OTHER ETHNIC AND RELIGIOUS GROUPS IN WESTCHESTER COUNTY AND WORKS WITH THEM ON COMMUNAL ISSUES. THE COUNCIL IS ALSO COMMITTED TO CREATING STRONGER TIES AMONG ITS MEMBER ORGANIZATIONS AND ALL JEWISH RESIDENTS OF THE COUNTY.

THE ORGANIZATION HOLDS PROGRAMS AND EVENTS TO CREATE STRONGER TIES AMONGST MEMBER ORGANIZATIONS AND ALL JEWISH RESIDENTS OF WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. IN ADDITION, SOME INTERFAITH AND INTERETHNIC PROGRAMS ARE HELD.THE NIGHT OF MUSIC AND JOY WAS HELD ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2018. KOL HAZZANIM, WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY OF CANTORS ENTERTAINED THOSE WHO ATTENDED. THIRTEEN CANTORS PERFORMED ALL KINDS OF MUSIC, FROM BROADWAY TO TRADITIONAL. THE EVENING ENDED WITH A DESSERT BUFFET. 313 PEOPLE ATTENDED.OUR 43ND ANNIVERSARY GALA WAS HELD ON SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2019 HONORING TRACEY BILSKI, ELIZABETH LAMPERT, AND HARRY MAMAYSKY. A LAVISH COCKTAIL BUFFET WAS PROVIDED. COMEDIAN, LENNY MARCUS, PREFORMED. THE LIVE BAND, ROCKMITZVAH, PERFORMED. 371 PEOPLE ATTENDED.OUR 24TH ANNUAL JULIAN Y. BERNSTEIN DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD CEREMONY WAS HELD ON TUESDAY, MARCH 19, 2019. TWENTY ONE PEOPLE WERE HONORED FOR THEIR SERVICE TO OUR ORGANIZATION MEMBERS. IN FACT, MANY HONOREES GIVE BACK TO THEIR COMMUNITY AT LARGE. THIS EVENT IS NAMED AFTER JULIAN Y. BERNSTEIN, OF BLESSED MEMORY. MR. BERNSTEIN WAS A BOARD MEMBER AND AN EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBER OF THE WESTCHESTER JEWISH COUNCIL. HE BELIEVED THAT DOING TZEDAKAH (CHARITY, VOLUNTEERING) WAS JUST AS IMPORTANT AS GIVING TZEDAKAH (CHARITY, DONATING MONEY). WHEN THE HONOREES WERE CALLED UP TO THE BIMAH (STAGE), A MEMBER OF THE COMMITTEE CONSISTING OF WESTCHESTER JEWISH COUNCIL BOARD MEMBERS SPOKE ABOUT THE HONOREES. AFTER THE CEREMONY, THERE WAS A DESSERT BUFFET FEATURING ICE CREAM AND OTHER TREATS. 400 PEOPLE ATTENDED.

Executives Listed on Filing

Total Salary includes financial earnings, benefits, and all related organization earnings listed on tax filing

NameTitleHours Per WeekTotal Salary
Elliot ForchheimerEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR35$155,295
Jane SilvermanDIRECTOR1$0
Ellen SalantDIRECTOR1$0
Steve RubinsteinDIRECTOR1$0
Michael RosenbaumDIRECTOR1$0
Dan ReingoldDIRECTOR1$0
Joseph RafalowiczDIRECTOR1$0
Sue PearsonDIRECTOR1$0
Arnold LinhardtDIRECTOR1$0
Betsy LandisDIRECTOR1$0
Lisa GinsbergDIRECTOR1$0
Michelle GewanterDIRECTOR1$0
Laurie DavidowitzDIRECTOR1$0
Sam BergerDIRECTOR1$0
Betty BerensonDIRECTOR1$0
Sheila SpicehandledDIRECTOR1$0
Debra Abrahams WeinerDIRECTOR5$0
Millie JasperDIRECTOR1$0
David MillerDIRECTOR1$0
Yael SchulmanDIRECTOR1$0
Steven YoungDIRECTOR1$0
Sharon GormanDIRECTOR1$0
Ron ArshamDIRECTOR1$0
Roman ShufDIRECTOR1$0
Jeremy AbramsonDIRECTOR1$0
Elizabeth LampertDIRECTOR1$0
William SchragDIRECTOR5$0
Gary TrachtenDIRECTOR1$0
Steve ConyDIRECTOR1$0
Sheila FriedlandDIRECTOR1$0
Michael MittelmanDIRECTOR1$0
Michelle BeinhackerDIRECTOR1$0
Marti MichaelDIRECTOR1$0
Marilyn Kneller-RimskyDIRECTOR1$0
Mark TeichDIRECTOR1$0
Julie RockowitzDIRECTOR1$0
Jennifer SokolDIRECTOR1$0
Jessica MorgenthalDIRECTOR1$0
Jack ZitomerDIRECTOR1$0
Irwin S DavisonDIRECTOR5$0
Helene SchonbrunDIRECTOR1$0
Ellen Jancko-BakenDIRECTOR1$0
David EppingerDIRECTOR1$0
David A AlpertDIRECTOR1$0
Peter BaumDIRECTOR1$0
Mona AbramsonDIRECTOR1$0
Mitchell OstroveDIRECTOR1$0
Liat AltmanDIRECTOR1$0
Harry MamayskyDIRECTOR1$0
Harriet SchleiferDIRECTOR1$0
Harriett ZellerDIRECTOR1$0
Diane WernerDIRECTOR1$0
Betsy BernsteinDIRECTOR1$0
Arlene KleinbergDIRECTOR1$0
Keith ReichDIRECTOR1$0
David RuzowDIRECTOR THRU JUNE 20191$0
Nancy ZaroASSOCIATE SECRETARY5$0
Marc KleeSECRETARY5$0
Jeffrey KohnASSOCIATE TREASURER5$0
Michael KarnesTREASURER5$0
Harold AspisVICE PRESIDENT5$0
Martin RogowskyVICE PRESIDENT5$0
Joyce ClaarVICE PRESIDENT5$0
Paul WarhitPAST PRESIDENT1$0
Alisa RobertsPRESIDENT15$0

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