Please join us for the

Romemu Gala 2016


Dr. Steve Kaplan &
Dr. Shari Melamed-Kaplan

& remembering Lili Schad

Thursday, June 2nd
6:30–11:30 pm


The Angel Orensanz Foundation
172 Norfolk Street

on the Lower East Side of Manhattan

Purchase tickets and donate

After-Party Dancing (limit 30 tickets available)
Begins at 9:30 for dessert and dancing ONLY
(Three lucky winners will each receive
2 full evening gala tickets)


Together the Kaplans have enriched the life of Romemu 
through their belief in the power of music
to touch and heal the soul.

The Kaplan Music Fund supports the music 
of Romemu, connecting the community 
to prayer and to each other.

Please join us as we rejoice in our tremendous growth,
honor Steve & Shari, and provide vital resources 
for the Romemu community.

Follow the Kaplan model and lead by example!


Allegra Kochman,  Co-Chair
Paula Yormak, Co-Chair
Price Breville, Journal Chair
Caroline Ellen, Online Auction Chair
Marina Lewin, Treasurer
Susan Magazine, Live Auction Chair
Jade Netanya Ullmann, Development
Marla Alt
Nora Anderson
Nigel Austin
Jeff  Cahn
Becky Emet
Sean Allen Fenn
Maria Fisher
Caren Fried
Monica Kuligowski
Meryl Lewis
K’lila Nooning
Lisa Phillips
Jonathan Pillot
Susie Schein
Marc Schiller
Graeme Schranz
Nina Sciarrotta
Angela Siegler
Pam Takiff
(committee in formation)


Karen & Jonathan Goldstick, Host Chair
David Barrett
Wendy & Howard Handler
Eric Teitel & Eloise Jackson
Mijanou Mosher
Susan Schor
Dr. Alexis & Susan Te
Dr. Michael & Cookie Woltz
Jory Zimmerman
(committee in formation)


Orchestra $18,000

Ensemble $10,018
The Kaplan Family: Brittany Kaplan & Doug Peterson, Jared Kaplan & Dr. Stacy Scofield-Kaplan, Kayla Kaplan & Matt Snyder
John & Judith Hannah
Paula & Jeffrey Yormak

Sextet $5,400
Carol Kochman
Heidi & Richard Rieger
Amy & Evan Wildstein

Quartet $3,600
Caren & Arthur Fried
Allegra Kochman
Marina & Andrew Lewin
Peter & Pamela Takiff

Duet $1,800

Marla Alt & Jeff Wallace
Nora & Jordan Anderson
Alan Bernstein & Carol Bowen
Jeffrey Cahn
Karen & Jonathan Goldstick
Marc & Karyn Schiller
Shelley Levine & Larry Schwartz
Peter N. Schlegel & Samantha M. Pfeifer
Rebecca Sharzer
Harriet & Marc Suvall
(sponsors in formation)