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Kayla Klazmer – A Star On and Off the Court

Among the younger donors to Memphis Jewish Federation’s Annual Community Campaign, 23-year-old Kayla Klazmer was born and raised in Jewish Memphis, and as a fifth-generation Memphian, her family ties to the community are deeply rooted. Kayla’s parents, Barbara and Scott Klazmer, encouraged her from a…

by Steven Holman-

The Legacy of Ronna Newburger z”l

Ronna and Hal Newburger are pictured holding The Book of Life. At Jewish Community Partners’ Annual Meeting, President and CEO Laura Linder paid tribute to past Jewish Foundation of Memphis President, Ronna Newburger, of blessed memory. “On April 14, 2008, Ronna Newburger was elected president of the Jewish Foundation…

by JCPConnect-