Received Donations

Kolot Mayim Reform Temple – Donations

DONATIONS

We acknowledge the following donations which were made from June 1,2021 to August 31, 2021. 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 (GENERAL TEMPLE) FUND

Kostantina O’Connor, Hal & Marla Yacowar, Julie Elizabeth. Hans Denee, Carolyn Canny, Joel & Sandy Fagan, Aaron Devor

YAHRZEITS

Mary K. Marr – in memory of Eugenia Mysliwetz
Sharon Shalinsky – in memory of Audrey Conlin
Bill Evans – in memory of William Hugh Evans
Sharon Shalinsky – in memory of Geoffrey Gillean
Lisbeth Louwrier – in memory of Lenny Cobas
Sandy Fagan – in memory of Meyer Sugarman
Morris Bleviss – in memory of Bella Bleviss

RABBI’S DISCRETIONARY FUND

Murray Greiff, Aerial and Lisbeth Louwrier

 

We acknowledge the following donations which were made from March 1, 2021 to May 31, 2021. 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 (GENERAL TEMPLE) FUND

Lisbeth Louwrier, Mary K. Bett, Gilda Good, Yehudi Freedman, David and Dorothy Torontow, Andrew Christie, Lis Louwrier, Mary Casselman

In support of the Online School:

Leah Kinarthy

In support of Speaker Series:

Ben and Carla Levinson, David Boroditsky

YAHRZEITS

Leah Kinarthy – in memory of Rona Steinman

Betty Polsky – in memory of Elsie Polsky

Arlette Baker – in memory of Fernand and Renee Levy

Arlette Baker – in memory of Bill Baker

Gilda Good – in memory of Hyman Stern

Morris Bleviss – in memory of Julius (Ziggy) Bleviss

Charlyne Ashford – in memory of Jack and Byrna Monson

Joel Fagan – in memory of Evelyn Berk

Sandy Fagan – in memory of Margaret Sugarman

David Torontow – in memory of Ray Torontow

David Sandell – in memory of Dora Sandell

RABBI’S DISCRETIONARY FUND

Lisbeth Louwrier, Hans Denee, Mary K. Bett, Julie Wittock, Julie Elizabeth

 

We acknowledge the following donations which were made from December 1, 2020 to February 28, 2021. 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 (GENERAL TEMPLE) FUND

George Hamiotis
Leah Kinarthy
Marla Yacowar
Leah Smith
Marilyn Wolovick
Linda Bonder
Leah Kinarthy
Jack and Sharon Shalinsky
Jennifer Roth
Stan and Lindy Shortt

In support of the Online School:

Carolyn Canny
Leah Kinarthy

In support of Speaker Series:

Dan Russek
Monique Dull
Qualum Holdings Inc.
Sid Tafler
Amanda Cait
Linda Bonder
Irving and Betty Nitkin
Ariel and Lisbeth Louwrier
Richard and Debra Weiss

 

YAHRZEITS

Sandy Fagan – in memory of Ronald Sugarman, and Joseph Sugarman
Joel Fagan – in memory of David Fagan
Arlette Baker- in memory of Alfred Levy
Deena Kinarthy – in memory of Elsie Polsky
Leah Kinarthy – in memory of her parents
Dr. Shelley Evans – In memory of Dr. George J.I. Halpern
Dorothy Torontow – In memory of Sonia and Harry Agulnik
Ariel Louwrier – in memory of Sonja Bober

 

RABBI’S DISCRETIONARY FUND

Judith Schacter
Ireta Fisher
Hans Denee
Selma Linzer
Rabbi Ilana Krygier
Arlette Baker
Lisbeth Louwrier

 

We acknowledge the following donations which were made from October 1, 2020 to November 30, 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 (GENERAL TEMPLE) FUND 

Aaron Devor
Rella Balkan 

In support of Speaker Series: 

David Torontow, Leah Kinarthy, Lisbeth Louwrier, Anne Petrie, Juliet Simon, Sharon Shalinsky,  Carolyn Canny 

In support of Neomi Summers on the passing of Aharon BenDavid

Julie Elizabeth
Michael Herman
Neomi Summers 

In memory of June Kadanoff 

Julie Elizabeth 

 

YAHRZEITS 

David Torontow- in memory of Harry and Sarah Gottdank Torontow 
Sharon Shalinsky – in memory of Ken Conlin 
Monica Lewis- in memory of Rita Lewis 
Morris Bleviss- in memory of Sarah Bleviss 
Arlette Baker- in memory of Elias Pappo 
Betty Polsky- in memory of Morris Polsky 
Julie Elizabeth- in memory of Elsie Polsky 

RABBI’S DISCRETIONARY FUND 

Reva Hutkin 
Jack and Sharon Shalinsky 
Leanne Kramer 
Lisbeth Louwrier 

 

We acknowledge the following donations which were made from August 1,2020 to September 30, 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 (GENERAL TEMPLE) FUND

Sheila Bailin and Daniel Barer
Frances Lake
Leah Kinarthy
Stephen Larre
Bill Cox

YAHRZEITS

Morris Bleviss – in memory of Roseline van Wilde Rode
Monica Lewis – in memory of Rita Lewis
Bill Evans- in memory of William Hugh Evans
Lisbeth Louwrier– in memory of Lenny Cobas
Marilyn Wolovick- in memory of Richard Avery Claxton
Sandy Fagan- in memory of Myer Sugarman
Morris Bleviss- in memory of Bella Bleviss

RABBI’S DISCRETIONARY FUND

Mary K.Bett
Hans Denee
Gillian Levy

We acknowledge the following donations which were made from June 1,2020 to July 31, 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 (GENERAL TEMPLE) FUND

Betty Polsky – in appreciation
Julie Elizabeth – speedy recovery to Scott and Olga Miller
Clara Halpern – in appreciation
Julie Elizabeth – in honour of Willem’s Bar Mitzvah
Jack and Sharon Shalinsky- in honour of Joel Fagan’s special birthday

YAHRZEITS

David Torontow – in memory of Ray Torontow
Susan Edwards – in memory of Allan Manning (Boaz) Edwards

LIFE CYCLE EVENTS

Katrina Greenfield Hanevelt – in honor of Willem’s Bar Mitzvah
Daniel and Michelle Nozick – In honour of Ethan’s Bar Mitzvah
Rabbi Shawn Zevit – upon the passing of Les Zevit

RABBI’S DISCRETIONARY FUND

Mary Bett
Aaron Devor
Julie Elizabeth

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- in memory of her mother Patricia Connolly (Fromson, Manes)
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

Leah and Elior Kinarthy
Allan & Hester Peters
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

Leah and Elior Kinarthy

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 Island