Shabbat Shalom! Congrats to Norm Brownstein for being named Hineni Award winner for 2017 and Emma Lazaroff for hers and her team’s success in the 2017 Women’s Lacrosse World Cup in England.
Have a great weekend, stay cool, and enjoy this week’s stories in the BJN:
- Norm Brownstein to Receive Robert E. Loup Hineni Award at 2017 Staenberg-Loup JCC Annual Dinner (7/20/2017) - 26 Tamuz 5777 - Norman Brownstein, a founding member and chairman of the board of Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, has been named the first recipient of the rededicated Robert E. Loup Hineni Award.
- Israel Women’s National Lacrosse Team to Play for 5th Place in World Cup (7/20/2017) - 26 Tamuz 5777 - The Israel women’s national team defeated Wales, 8-7 in overtime, to advance to the 5th place match in the 2017 FIL Women’s World Cup. Boulder product Emma Lazaroff contributed 2 goals in the effort.
- ADL Welcomes Arrest of White Supremacist Accused of Vandalism at Colorado Springs Synagogue (7/17/2017) - 23 Tamuz 5777 - The Anti-Defamation League on Monday welcomed the arrest late last week of a white supremacist suspected of placing an anti-Israel sticker on the front door of a Colorado Springs synagogue in June.
- BJCF Taking Applications for 2017 Infrastructure Grants (7/17/2017) - 23 Tamuz 5777 - The Boulder Jewish Community Foundation is accepting applications for 2017 Infrastructure Grants.
- Har HaShem Campers Deliver Challahs to JFS Clients (7/20/2017) - 26 Tamuz 5777 - Partnering with Jewish Family Service this summer, camp Keitanat Har HaShem received a weekly list of JFS clients in the community that could benefit from a fresh baked challah, delivered with love from a camper and family.
- ParshaNut – Babes In The Wood – Parashat Terumah (7/20/2017) - 26 Tamuz 5777 - Deep in the heart of God’s sanctuary, there in the Holy of Holies, stood two golden idols...
- Baruch Dayan Ha’emet: Helene Kornfeld z”l (7/20/2017) - 26 Tamuz 5777 - Helene Kornfeld, mother of Gary Kornfeld, passed away on Monday, July 17th 2017 in Scranton, PA.
- Boulder JFS Seeks Friendly Visitor Volunteers (7/17/2017) - 23 Tamuz 5777 - Are you looking for a meaningful way to spend an hour a week? Boulder Jewish Family Service (JFS) is seeking Friendly Visitors for older adults in the Boulder area.
- Baruch Dayan Ha’emet: Charles Edelstein z”l (7/16/2017) - 22 Tamuz 5777 - Charles Edelstein, father of Shari Edelstein, died at his home in Miami on Tuesday, July 11, 2017. There will be one night of shiva in Louisville this week.
- Boulder JFS Presents Reel Hope Boulder: Behind the Screen with Bruce Vilanch (7/16/2017) - 22 Tamuz 5777 - Boulder Jewish Family Service (JFS) will host its fifth annual fundraiser, “Reel Hope Boulder” on Saturday, October 14 at the Boulder JCC.
Arts and Culture
- Experience JCC Day Camps into First 2 Weeks of August (7/16/2017) - 22 Tamuz 5777 - While many summer camps in Colorado end the last week of July, Cherryvale Day Camp adds more options into the first two weeks of August.