The Mordecai M. Kaplan Center for Jewish Peoplehood

Mordecai M. Kaplan (1881-1983) was one of the most influential Jewish thinkers of the 20th century. We believe that his thought may be even more important in the 21st century.

Donors to 2021 Matching Campaign

Our heartfelt thanks to all who contributed to the matching campaign for the Mordecai M Kaplan Center for Jewish Peoplehood in memory of Dan Cedarbaum, z”l, funded by Caryn Jacobs and the Eisenstat-Messinger Foundation. Thanks to our donors’ generosity, we have actually raised $125,000 and are projecting creative activity now through 2025.

With gratitude, we acknowledge:

  • Jane and Ellis Avner
  • Marsha Azorsky
  • Hallie and Ben Barnett
  • Judith Bass
  • Helene Bergman
  • Gail Bouskila
  • Rabbi Caryn Broitman
  • Eric Caplan
  • Rabbi Reba Carmel
  • Catherine Carmel
  • Rabbi Steve Carr Reuben
  • Jacob Cedarbaum
  • Amy Charlson
  • Susan Cohen
  • Rabbi Hillel Cohn
  • David Cooperman
  • Adina Davidson
  • Stacey and Jeff Eaton
  • Ruth Einstein
  • Andrea and Andy Eller
  • Andrea Eller and Family
  • Arthur Elstein
  • Dick and Deena Epstein
  • Nancy Epstein
  • Barry & Barbara Epstein
  • Marcia Falk
  • Harriet Feiner
  • Emily Filler
  • Sam Fleishbacher
  • Rabbi Lee Friedlander
  • Beth Friedmanrommel
  • Rabbi Nancy Fuchs Kreimer
  • Elliot Gardner
  • Wendi Geffen
  • Elliot Gertel
  • Roberta Glick
  • Sandra Goldman
  • Lori Goodman
  • Tresa Grauer
  • Rabbi Arthur Green
  • Ellen Greenberg
  • Rabbi James Greene
  • Judy Harris and Alan Lipson
  • Ronna Harris
  • Rabbi Lauren Herrmann
  • Emmet Hirsch
  • Rabbi Erin Hirsh
  • Kevin Hochberg and Jim McDaniel
  • Rabbi Margie Jacobs
  • Laura Jacobs
  • Lelia Kamionkowski
  • Joe Kanfer
  • Valerie Kaplan
  • Mark Kaufman
  • Ari Kelman and Family
  • Rabbi Alan Kensky
  • Rabbi David Klatzker
  • Adina Kleinman
  • Rabbi Jonathan Kligler
  • Ilene Kosoff
  • Gary Krupp
  • Eric Land
  • Jackie Land
  • Rabbi Michael Luckens
  • Sherwood Malamud
  • Bill Marcus
  • Karen Melbinger
  • Rosalie Murphy
  • Daniel Musher
  • Ed and Judi Neiss
  • John Niles
  • Freddi Paulsrud
  • Sue Penn
  • Rabbi Barbara Penzner
  • Lawrence Pinsker
  • Rabbi Helen Plotkin
  • Victoria Presser
  • Roger Price
  • Charles Primus
  • Rabbi Arnie Rachlis
  • Daniel Resnick
  • Jerry Ribnick
  • Linda Rich
  • Mike Richman
  • Harold Rolfe
  • Dawn Rosen
  • Dawn Rosen
  • Bennet Rushkoff
  • Rabbi Isaac Saposnik
  • Rabbis Dennis and Sandy Sasso
  • Lifsa Schachter
  • Don Schapiro Foundation
  • Linda Scheibel
  • Hana Schein and Greg Mercer
  • Rabbi Jeffrey and Dr. Deborah Schein
  • Ben and Robyn Schein
  • Jonah Schein and Rachel Zukrow
  • Rabbi Ira Schiffer
  • Rabbi Sid Schwartz
  • Mel Scult
  • Susie and Lee Segal
  • Evan Segal
  • Rabbi Steve Segar
  • Barbara Shmutzler
  • Rabbi Gail Shuster Bouskila
  • Rabbi Amy Small
  • Robert Small
  • Rabbi Reena Spicehandeler
  • Rabbi Jacob Staub
  • Carol Stern
  • Rabbi Sharon Stiefel
  • Rabbi Michael Strassfield
  • Rabbi Julie Strauss
  • Rabbi Steve Stroiman
  • Jane Susswein
  • Rabbi Michael Swarttz
  • Marc Swetlitz
  • Vicky Vosser
  • Harry Waizer
  • Rabbi Deborah Waxman
  • Rabbi Elyse Wechterman
  • Rabbi Jeffrey Weil
  • Rabbi Eitan Weiner Kaplow and Dawn Rosen
  • Robert Weintraub
  • Rabbi Rachel Weiss
  • Mark Widoff
  • Rabbi Avi Winokur
  • Donna Yanow
  • Rabbi Shawn Zevit
  • Rabbi Len and Karen Zukrow

The Mordecai M. Kaplan Center for Jewish Peoplehood

3601 Park Center Blvd., Apt 307
Minneapolis, MN 55416
Email: eric@kaplancenter.org