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1930s

Mickey Warsaw

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Mickey Warsaw was born in 1934 in Chicago, IL. Mickey was married in 1953, eventually moving with her husband to Dallas in order to pursue work. After her husband passed away, she joined the Jewish Community Center in Dallas in order to find a “Jewish home,” as she states, enjoying the welcoming environment of Jewish culture and activities. As a dedicated member of the Jewish community, Mickey has worked for Jewish Family Service and has been involved with the Jewish War Veterans organization, which supports the Veterans’ Hospital as well as several other children’s organizations. Mickey is known as the “Bear Lady” due to her involvement with the delivery of stuffed animals to children in the children’s hospitals. Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.

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Ron Weiss

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Ron Weiss was born in 1930 in Chicago, Illinois, and moved to Houston, Texas, about 5 years later with his family. Ron has been a strong and passionate member of Dallas’s Jewish community, with strong ties to B’nai Brith. Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.

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Loren Weinstein

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Loren Weinstein was born in 1939 in Denver, Colorado. Loren has been a highly involved supporter and leader within the Dallas Jewish community, which he attributes to his upbringing and the values his family instilled in him from a young age. Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.

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Phyllis Somer

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Phyllis Somer was born in 1936 in Brooklyn, New York, and grew up in Dallas. She has held many important leadership positions in the Dallas Jewish community and has made a profound influence through her involvement in various organizations. Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.

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Bunny Radman

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Bunny Radman was born in 1932 in Brooklyn, New York, and moved to Dallas in 1953. She has been a crucial leader and supporter of the Dallas Jewish community, initiating many projects and organizations that have benefitted so many. Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.

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Stanley Rabin

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Stanley Rabin was born in 1938 in the Bronx, New York. He has been a crucial leader and supporter of the Dallas Jewish community and has led in many national Jewish organizations as well. Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.

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Ethel Holiner

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Ethel Holiner was born in Dallas in 1934 and has been a very active member and volunteer in the Jewish community in many respects – with the Jewish Community Center, Jewish War Veterans Ladies Auxiliary, and Hadassah, among others. Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.

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