Legacy Giving

We love and support CCJDS today.  How can we ensure that our school continues to serve children in our community after we are gone?  Leaving a gift to the Contra Costa Jewish Day School in your will, trust, retirement account or life insurance policy is one of the easiest ways to minimize your family’s estate taxes, while supporting and strengthening the quality of Jewish life and education in our community for generations to come.  There is no minimum financial commitment.


Parent Michael Yoder, pictured here with his family, answers our “5 Legacy Questions in 5 Minutes” Questionnaire.  Read it here. We’d love to talk to you about your legacy.

Eve Gordon, pictured here with her late husband Henry Ramek z”l, supports the Contra Costa Jewish Day School today and is a founding member of our legacy society.  Eve told us why she is leaving a gift to CCJDS in her estate plan:

When I was young, we lost one-third of the world’s Jewish population to the Holocaust.  Those of us in our Jewish community knew we had an obligation to ensure its long-term survival… 

Click here to continue reading Eve’s story.

If you have already made provision for a legacy gift to CCJDS, thank you!  Please let us know so that we can honor you as a member of our L’Dor V’Dor – Generation to Generation Legacy Society.

For more information on legacy giving, please contact Eden Bruner, Assistant Principal for Advancement and Operations, at (925) 284-8288 or eden@ccjds.org.

Contra Costa Jewish Day School
L’Dor V’Dor Legacy Society
as of September 30, 2022

  • Midori & Paul Antebi
  • Judy (z”l) & Marty Aufhauser
  • Linda & Mike Bandler
  • Ilene & David Bobrowsky
  • Melanie & Michael Brent
  • Lyle & Nancy Bruce
  • Eden & Marc Bruner
  • Julie & Paul Candau
  • Jori  & Dr. Richard Carmel
  • Rabbi Jennie & Steve Chabon
  • Kenneth Cohen
  • Jeanie Goldeen Conneran & Michael Conneran
  • Jeffrey Elfont
  • Cecile E. Farkas
  • Emily & Frank Galdes
  • Susan & Howard Geifman
  • Mark Fickes & William Gentry
  • Dr. Tamira Elul & Dean Goldfein
  • Eve Gordon
  • Jocelyn Gorewitz
  • Steve Greinetz
  • Irina Hmelnitsky
  • Anna Levin & Leo Hmelnitsky
  • Tamara (née Carlson) & Elliot Kallen
  • Phyllis & Jay Koppelman
  • Suzanne Krasna, z”l
  • Judy & Maynard Lichterman
  • Lorry I. Lokey
  • Judge Judy Craddick Maccabee, in memory of Howard Maccabee, z”l, and Ben Maccabee, z”l
  • Shirley Maccabee
  • Emily & Limor Margalit
  • Stephen Maris
  • Dr. Dana Michaels & Dane Morton
  • Marvin & Neva Moskowitz
  • Isaac Negrin
  • Jacquelyn Nissim
  • Susan & Barry Noss
  • Anne & Nathan Petrowsky
  • Mira & David Pilosof
  • Oded & Dara Pincas
  • Barbara & Dr. Sheldon Rothblatt
  • Natalia Rothschild
  • Lisa & Josh Sadikman
  • Cecile & Dr. Colin Schlesinger
  • Marieka & Daniel Schotland
  • Sandy & Marvin Schotland
  • Dr. Michael Sherman
  • Victoria Sherman
  • Cindy & Michael Simon
  • Karla & Neil Smith
  • Dr. Sydne Weiner
  • Debby & Jeremy Weinstein
  • Dr. Richard Weinstein
  • Lisa Wenger
  • Mila & Larry Wichter
  • Andrea & Hal Wolf
  • Karen Wood
  • Cristina & Jonathan Wornick
  • Jerry Yanowitz & Suzanne D’Arcy
  • Michael & Anat Yoder
  • Judy Yudof
  • Anonymous (11)