Washington Jewish Music Festival

Thank You to Our Sponsors

The Washington Jewish Music Festival is presented by the Washington DCJCC’s Morris Cafritz Center for the Arts. The Howard and Geraldine Polinger Foundation is the major sponsor of the Washington Jewish Music Festival. The Festival is also supported by a priority grant from the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington. The Morris Cafritz Center for the Arts is supported by the Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation and The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, an agency supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts. The Festival is also supported by the Arthur Tracy “The Street Singer” Endowment Fund.

Thank you to the following participating organizations and venues:


Friends of the Festival

Gifts as of April 21, 2011

Festival Sponsor
The Howard and Geraldine Polinger Foundation

Evening Sponsor
Louie and Ralph Dweck

Cyna and Paul Cohen
Sara Cohen and Norman Rich
Linda and Sid Moskowitz
Ira J. Wagner

Susan Wedlan and Harold Rosen

Rose and Robert Cohen
Debra Lerner Cohen and Edward Cohen
Martha Winter Gross and Robert Tracy
Michael Singer
Tina and Albert Small, Jr.
Francine Zorn Trachtenberg and Stephen Joel Trachtenberg
Diane Abelman Wattenberg
Carolyn and William Wolfe

Karen and David Cantor
Dorothy and Morris Cohen
Edward Collins
Sara Ehrman
Leesa Fields and Jonathan Band
Lois and Michael Fingerhut
Anne and Al Fishman
Linda and Jay Freedman
Tamara and Harry Handelsman
Alma and Sid Kaplan
Laura and Adam Magnus
Deborah Prigal
Mindy Strelitz and Andy Cornblatt

Program Sponsors

Adas Israel Congregation
DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities
Folklore Society of Greater Washington
The Generation After
The Goethe-Institut
Jewish Primary Day School of the Nation's Capital
Kesher Israel: The Georgetown Synagogue
Partnership for Jewish Life and Learning
Temple Micah's Young Family Shabbat
Washington Hebrew Congregation
Young Leadership of The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington


Lili Kalish Gersch
Festival Director
(202) 777-3251

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