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Phyllis G. Margolius Impossible Dream Award Event

April 11, 2024 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

The Phyllis Margolius Family Foundation is proud to announce the recipient of the 2024 Phyllis G. Margolius Impossible Dream Award

Rabbi Ari Israel

Rabbi Ari Israel

The Phyllis Margolius Family Foundation, Inc., established to honor the memory of the Phyllis Ann Goldman Margolius, z”l, is paying it forward by recognizing one exceptional local D.C.-area Jewish communal professional who has made a significant impact on the Jewish community with the prestigious Phyllis G. Margolius Impossible Dream Award.

This year’s recipient is Rabbi Ari Israel who has reshaped the Hillel at the University of Maryland, making it a model for the country and inspired thousands of young Jewish students, many of whom have gone on to become leaders in Jewish communities across the nation. Get to know Ari.

On April 11th, join us to celebrate and thank our Jewish communal professionals and to honor our 2024 Impossible Dream Award recipient.

Participate in a conversation about the needs of our professionals, issues confronting you, and suggestions to address them.

Thursday, April 11
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Bender JCCGW
6125 Montrose Road, Rockville, MD

Reception to follow. Kosher dietary laws observed.

Questions? Contact Orlee Turitz at [email protected].

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The Phyllis Margolius Family Foundation and The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington welcome the participation of interfaith couples and families, and people of all abilities, backgrounds, gender identities, and sexual orientations. Building an inclusive community is our priority. If you require special assistance, please contact Orlee Turitz at [email protected] so we can make every effort to accommodate your needs.


April 11, 2024
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Bender JCC of Greater Washington
6125 Montrose Rd
Rockville, MD 20852 United States



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