The Hyman Gratz Society | Gratz College

The Hyman Gratz Society

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Learn more about this special community of Gratz donors and how you can become a member.



The Hyman Gratz Society, named to honor our College's founder, is a special community of donors who help to sustain the College through annual contributions of $1,000 or more.

The Society recognizes the extraordinary generosity of Hyman Gratz, for whom our College is named.

Society members are invited to participate in Gratz events and lectures throughout the year as our special guests.

To become a member, or to learn more, contact us at [email protected].

Gratz College thanks all of the Human Gratz Society members, named below, for their steadfast commitment and support of our mission. 

Anonymous Anna and Isidore Roseman Foundation 4 Walls, Inc.
Hallee and David Adelman Arie and Eva Halpern Family Foundation A.M. Skier Insurance
Judy and Paul Auerbach Bank of America Charitable Foundation, Inc. Association of Independent Colleges & Universities of Pennsylvania

Lois and Martin (z"l) Bachman

Lynda Barness

Leonard and Lynne Barrack

Daniel and Patricia Finkelman Fund Brandywine Operating Partnership LC
Sandra L. Berkowitz and Jeffrey Shender Dr. Matti Gershenfeld Endowment Fund Brawer & Hauptman, Architects LLC
Rabbi Gary and Laya Charlestein Herman and Jerry Finkelstein Foundation Children of Jewish Holocaust Survivors Association
Rabbi Joel D. Chernikoff Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia Firstrust Bank
The Honorable Avern L. Cohn Julius and Ray Charlestein Foundation, Inc. Goldsteins' Rosenberg's Raphael-Sacks, Inc.
Daniel Cohen* Ethel and Leonard Landau Fund  
Dr. Joseph Davis** and Susan Grunes-Davis Lasko Family Foundation Kreischer Miller CPA
Jill and Mitchell Dressler Mary Miller Lansbury Fund Nevyas Eye Associates
Lowell Dubrow* Rose Feldman Endowment Fund Portnoff Law Associates, Ltd.
Michael Dubrow Rosenfeld Foundation Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
Kathy and Robert Elias* Shusterman Foundation  
Dr. Irene and Bernard Eizen Samuel P. Mandell Foundation  
Jan Felgoise (z"l) William and Adonna S. Kaplan Fund  
Patricia and Daniel Finkelman William Goldman Foundation  
Dr. Paul and Byrgen Finkelman** Hyman Gratz Trust Fund  
Dr. Larry and Stephanie Gilderman Hannah Morris Trust Fund  
Carl Goldstein* Kerner Family Fund  
Myrna K. and Edward Goodman Auerbach Family Foundation  
Miriam R. Grossmann    
Dr. Paula Bursztyn Goldberg    
David Gordon and Joan Berger    
Pamela L. Herbst    

Gene Hoffman

Regina and Martin Horden

Alan Ilberman    
Leonard Kahn    

Robin and Steven J. Katz

Rhena and Steven Kelsen

The Honorable Marlene F. Lachman and Dr. Alan Ominsky    
Sora Landes    
Bryna and Joshua Landes    
Ethel Landau    
Fran and Leon L. Levy*    
Sharon Liebhaber and Alan Iser    

Dr. Sandra Lilienthal

Carol and Alan Lindy    
Natalie Packel-Markowitz and Raymond S. Markowitz    
James and Susan Meyer  
Susan Munzer    

Dr. Anita Nevyas-Wallace and Dr. Ira Wallace

Dr. Herbert Nevyas

Paul Newman and Dr. Lorna Blum    
Bryna and Alan Paston    
Joan and Sheldon Plam    
Betsy and Kenneth Plevan    
Michelle Portnoff* and Scott Schley    

Estelle and Stuart Price

Dr. Susan and Rabbi Jonathan Rosenbaum, Ph.D., President Emeritus, Gratz College

Dr. Ruth Sandberg** and Jack Ringlestein    
Dr. Ziporah Schorr*    
Libby Schwartz    

Jacques Shore

Michel M. J. Shore

Robert J. Shusterman    
Henry M. Skier    
Dr. Marjorie Stanek    
Susan and Ben Stein*    
Marjorie Stein and Lawrence Fine    
Rabbi Lance J. Sussman, Ph.D.*    
Ellen Thompson*    
Dr.  Saul Wachs*    
Dr. George and Carol Weinbaum     
Elli and David H. Weinstein*    
Dr. R. Owen Williams*    
Dr. Berton Zaslow (z"l)    
Violet and Richard Zeitlin    
*Gratz College Board of Governors    
**Gratz Faculty, Staff