Immense gratitude to Allan Naplan, Executive & Producing Director of Arizona MusicFest, for a memorable evening of song. He delighted our audience with personal stories and sang musical selections of his own composition on Sunday, December 11th.The program was held at Assumption Greek Church and provided the opportunity to see and hear, in an intimate setting, the man who has been called “the Valley of the Sun’s own Music Man."

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Annual Meeting

Making a difference
Brandeis National 
Committee’s Phoenix 
Chapter held its Brandeis 
Alumni Making a 
Difference in Arizona
event at
The New Shul in October

Event Chairs Terriann Kleiner, Gail Tenn and Patti Grossman

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We will collect any gently used handbags, totes, purses, etc. that you bring to events with you for Purse-Impressions. This organization takes new and used handbags, fills them with toilet articles and distributes them to women coming out of rehab.  You can read about this charity on the Purse-Impressions website.

Food was collected for the

Kitchen on the Street  organization

to help feed the homeless

Allan Naplan Wowed with Music and Conversation
It was a fabulous evening - delicious desserts, congeniality and of course, outstanding entertainment in the form of music, song and storytelling.

Featuring Rabbi Suzy Stone:

Hillel at ASU provides extra layer of comfort for students facing stressful time
Shannon Levitt | Staff Writer
Nov 21, 2022

Full Article 


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Dance Fever was great! Great music, great dancing, great food great fun!

The dance floor was packed the whole time.

Many thanks to chairs Marcia Langer, Harriet Schwartz and Andrew Tievsky

Speaker Rob Foster from the AARP, with presidents Leith Baletin and Ellen Widoff

See the photo slideshow on the home page!

The event in the news:

Before the event

The day of the event(video)

November 18, 2022

UNIVERSITY ON WHEELS returned to Phoenix on January 9th

Our dynamic speaker, Professor Roz Kabrhel, spoke about 

Breaking the Cycle of Incarceration

and innovative criminal justice education

Panelists, left to right:

Damien Preciado, Suzy Stone, Dannah Rubinstein, Sara Mason-Barkin, Jessica Yanow, Paul Rockower


Program eBook:

Slideshow and downloadable PDF

Scrolling Display from the luncheon

Links to event videos & mementoes: