Please join us for a Major Gifts Society Appreciation Event

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Featuring Julie Platt
Incoming Board Chair, The Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA)

Julie will give a brief update about JFNA, the exciting ways in which we work together, and provide an opportunity to answer your questions.

We will be hosting the same program at each location, all of which have at least partial or fully outdoor spaces. Addresses will be provided upon registration. We hope you will join us at whichever location or time you find most convenient.

 5:00 pm | hosted by Evelyn & Lou Cohen at Maryland Walk in Clayton
6:30 pm | hosted by Nicky & Scott Stern at their home in Ladue
7:30 pm | hosted by Marie & Stuart Block at their home in Creve Coeur

Julie Platt is only the second woman in history to become Board Chair of The Jewish Federations of North America.  Previously, she was National Campaign Chair and immediate past Board Secretary of the national organization. Julie is also the immediate past Chair of the Board of Directors of the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles and serves as Chair of the Foundation for Jewish Camp. Ms. Platt’s lifelong connection with the Jewish community began at Camp Ramah in Ojai. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, Ms. Platt serves on the Board of Trustees as well as Penn Hillel’s National Board of Governors.

For more information, contact Amy Bornstein at or 314-442-3763

In accordance with our Covid-19 protocols, we ask all guests to be vaccinated. Currently, wearing a mask is optional but guidelines are subject to change.

Online registration for the 2022 Major Gifts Appreciation Event has closed but you can still join us! Please contact Amy Bornstein at or 314-442-3763.

Marie & Stuart Block
Evelyn & Lou Cohen
Nicky & Scott Stern

Neil Jaffe, Major Gifts Chair
Vicki Singer, Campaign Chair
Toby Warticovschi, Legacy Giving Chair
John Greenberg, Vice Chair, Development

Jewish Federation of St. Louis
Amy Bornstein, Manager, Major Gifts
Beth Feldman, Director of Campaign and Affinity Groups
Lori Wishne, Director of Legacy Giving
Greg Yawitz, Board Chair
Brian Herstig, President & CEO