Received Donations

Kolot Mayim Reform Temple – Donations

We acknowledge the following donations which were made from December 1, 2019 to May 22, 2020. The Kolot Mayim community is sustained by contributions from members of the synagogue, the larger Jewish community, and the public. We are deeply grateful for contributions of any size for supporting our synagogue.

Chai – for the Temple

Joel and Sandy Fagan – condolences to Rabbi Louis Sutker
Todd and Suzanne Litman – on the wedding of their son
Hal Yacowar

In support of Channukah Party:

Ora Stefanic
Leah Kinarthy
Paula Blitstein  – in honour of Julie Elizabeth
Speedy recovery to Murray Ashford from Torontow’s
Speedy recovery to Murray Ashford from Fagan’s
Speedy recovery to Jack Shalinsky from Fagan’s and Torontow’s
Jack and Sharon Shalinsky – In celebration of the birth of their great grandson Jonah Adam Chenkis

Condolences to Sandy Fagan by:

Charlyne and Murray Ashford
Jack and Sharon Shalinsky
Morris and Janna Bleviss
Joel Fagan
David and Dorothy Torontow
Sandra J. Marsh – in honour of Morris Bleviss
Arlette Baker- in commemoration of the liberation of Aushwitz
Ralph and Gillian Levy – on account of Torah study

In lieu of Pesach Seder tickets:

Jack and Sharon Shalinsky
Charlyne and Murray Ashford
Mary Casselman
Gilda Good
Lizbeth Louwrier
Linda and Ted Bonder – in appreciation of Rabbi Lynn
Howard and Susan Mintz – Covid assistance

For Yahrzeit

Leah Smith – in memory of her mother
Leah Kinarthy
Joel Fagan – in memory of David Fagan
Peter Barwin – in memory of Sydney Barwin
Arlette Baker – in memory of Fernand and Renee Levy
David and Dorothy Torontow- in memory of Harry and Sonia Agulnik
Lisbeth Louwrier- in memory of her mother-in-law
Leah Smith- in memory of Jack Smith
Arlette Baker – in memory of William Baker
Sandy Fagan – in memory of her mother Margaret Sugarman
Morris Bleviss – in memory Julius (Ziggy) Bleviss
Gilda Good – in memory of Hyman Stern
Betty Polsky – in memory of Elsie L. Polsky
Joel Fagan – in memory of Evelyn Berke

For the purchase of Chumashim

Hans Denee
Gilda Good
Joel Fagan
Charlyne Ashford
David and Dorothy Torontow
Mary Casselman
Susan Edwards
Esther Stevens
Maurice Yacowar

For the purchase of Benchers

Dr. Shelley Evans

For Rabbi’s Discretionary Fund

Peter Barwin
Joel and Sandy Fagan
Hans Denee
Mary K. Bett

For Jewish Education

Jewish Federation of Victoria and Vancouver Island

We acknowledge the following donations which were made from August 1 to November 30, 2019. The Kolot Mayim community is sustained by contributions from members of the synagogue, the larger Jewish community, and the public. We are deeply grateful for contributions of any size for supporting our synagogue.

Chai – for the Temple

Morris and Janna Bleviss
Julie Elizabeth and Reva Hutkin
Julie Elizabeth and Reva Hutkin – condolences to Rabbi Louis Sutker
Joel and Sandy Fagan
Joel and Sandy Fagan – condolences to Rabbi Louis Sutker
Rowena Keeb – in celebration of the Ashfords
Leah Kinarthy
Betty Polsky
Jack and Sharon Shalinsky
Jack and Sharon Shalinsky – in celebration of the Ashfords
Jack and Sharon Shalinsky – condolences to Rabbi Louis Sutker
Jack and Sharon Shalinsky – condolences to Yehudi Freedman
Eric Shenfeld
Ora Stefanic
Neomi Summers – condolences to Rabbi Lynn
Dr. Richard and Deborah Weiss
Hal Yacowar
Maurice Yacowar and Anne Petrie
Central Vancouver Island Jewish Community Society

For Yahrzeit

Morris Bleviss – in memory of Linda van Wilde Rode
David Torontow – in memory of Ray Torontow
David Torontow – in memory of Harry and Sarah Torontow
Joel Fagan – in memory of Joe Sugarman
David Sandell – in memory of Louis Ostrov
Neal Wasser

In honour of Rabbi Lynn Greenhough

Neil and Karen Ackerman
Dr. Georges Benloulou
Dror Chen
Aaron Devor
Susan Edwards
Joel and Sandy Fagan
Les and Susan Halpert
Sharon Kabrinsky
Yehudi Freedman and Donna Kirk
Caren Zilber-Shlensky
Corrine Hardin and Adam Sharpe
Cheryl and Brian Hebb
Rowena Keeb
Ken Mintz
Cecilia Negin
Allan and Hester Peters
Jack and Sharon Shalinsky
Jack and Denise Sturmwind
Dr. Jeff and Yael Wollach
Hal and Marla Yacowar
Paulette Zetler

For Rabbi’s Discretionary Fund

Jocelyn Abrams
Leonda Adler
Murray and Charlyne Ashford
Sheila Bailin and Daniel Barer
Morris Bleviss
Johannes Denee
Rabbi Allan Finkel
Martin and Caroline Hergt
Leah Kinarthy
Jeff Kushner
Selma Linzer
Billy Love
John and Marcy Manning
Susan-Rose Slatkoff
Esther Stevens

For Jewish Education

Jewish Federation of Victoria and Vancouver Islan