2023 Myra Wolfgang Award Host Committee


Ro'eh - Visionary

Patti Aaron

Harriet and Alvin Saperstein

Macher - Mover and Shaker

Lori Lutz and Greg Gamalski

Roslyn Schindler

Susannah Goodman and Aaron Mondry

Tzadik - Righteous One

Adina Lopatin

Mary Freeman and Andy Levin

Ozer - Helper

 Beth and Barry Goldstein

Justin Sledge, Alana, Gregg, Merrill, Sarra, Aaren, Adina Alpert, and Micah Shapiro 

Janet McAuliffe

Linda and Jim Kohlenberg

Amud - Pillar

 Rabbi Ariana Silverman

Wendy & Elliot Wagenheim

Steve and Miriam Wolock

Andy Nickelhoff and Jo Rosen

Dan Korobkin

Erica Peresman and David Jaffe

Reverend Edwin Roe

Caryn Noveck

Daniel Perlmutter

Victoria Kohl

Andrea and Rob Teitel

Audrey Sasson, Executive Director of Jews for Racial and Economic Justice 

Hayley Sakwa, DJJ Board Chair

Daryl Toby

Alice Audie-Figueroa and David Hecker

Stuart Batterman and Gloria Mason

Marcia and Martin Baum

Michigan Welfare Rights Organization

Thanks to our generous sponsors!




With gratitude,
Detroit Jews for Justice Staff: Allie Zeff, Eleanor Gamalski, and Solomon Medintz

2023 Myra Wolfgang Awards Planning Committee: Ammara Ansari, Hannah Berger, Jocelyn Cohen, Levi Teitel, Lisa Tencer, and Ronit Wagman 

We are delighted to invite you to join them and become a member of our Host Committee to make it a success. Host Committee members also have the opportunity to join our speakers and honorees for an intimate reception at 6:30pm ahead of our scheduled programming. Here’s how Host Committee members will be able to support our exciting event and ongoing work:

  1. Purchase a ticket at one of the host levels on behalf of yourself, or an organization;
  2. Invite your colleagues, friends, and neighbors to purchase tickets at a guest or host level. (See next page for more information.)

We hope that your generous investment sparks or maintains a long and satisfying journey of annual support of our work.

Our staff is ready to answer your questions at (847) 990-0207.

Sponsor Level

Gift of…




$5,400 or more

  • Ten (5) Wolfgang Awards tickets, Acknowledgment from the stage at event

  • Full page in color in printed program with prominent placement (inside or back cover)

  • Original work of art by a local artist


Mover & Shaker


  • Four (4) Wolfgang Awards tickets

  • Full page in printed program

  • Original work of art by a local artist


Righteous One


  • Four (4) tickets to Wolfgang Awards 2023

  • Half page in printed program




  • Three (3) tickets to Wolfgang Awards 2023

  • Third of a page in printed program




  • Three (3) tickets to Wolfgang Awards 2023

  • Quarter of a page in printed program

Join our Host Committee! (All host committee members will receive an invitation to a private reception with the honorees before the start of the event.)

You all demonstrate what it means to invest in a Jewish left capable of fighting for collective liberation. Thank you for believing and investing in our work here in metro Detroit!

If you have any questions, please contact Allie Zeff at [email protected] or (847) 990-0207.

Please check your e-mail for a link to activate your account.