Join us as we celebrate the power of community. Together, we’ll reflect on our past year’s accomplishments and celebrate our achievements, which have been made possible by the generosity of our donors, the dedication of our community leaders and partners and the exceptional work of our staff.
Featured Speaker: Mark Wilf
Experience the inspiring influence of Mark Wilf, renowned for his visionary leadership that has profoundly shaped Jewish organizations and communities across the globe. From his remarkable achievements in business to his esteemed roles as Chairman of the Board of Governors of The Jewish Agency for Israel and past Chair of the Board of Trustees of The Jewish Federations of North America, Mark’s exceptional journey has left an indelible mark. Brace yourself for a captivating encounter as Mark imparts invaluable wisdom on the transformative power of collaboration and community.
Doors open for the Annual Meeting at 5:00 p.m., the program begins promptly at 5:30 p.m.
To honor, recognize and thank Jason A. Blavatt, Chair of Development, and Jill Gansler, Chair of the Women’s Campaign, as well as our devoted solicitors who have given so much of their passion, energy and time.
Live-captioning is available through Maryland Relay Service. Generally, 48 hours advance notice is required to set this up.
Visionary Philanthropist, Dedicated Jewish Leader and Proud Owner of the Minnesota Vikings
Mark Wilf is the chair of the Board of Governors of the Jewish Agency for Israel. He has previously served as chair of the Board of Trustees of The Jewish Federations of North America, UJC National Campaign Chair, UJA National Young Leadership Cabinet Chair, and as President of the Jewish Federation of Central New Jersey. Mr. Wilf has also recently chaired JFNA’s national initiative that addresses the needs of impoverished Holocaust survivors living in the United States.
Mr. Wilf, an attorney and partner in Garden Homes, a real estate development firm with projects in both the US and Israel. He is also owner/president of the NFL’s Minnesota Vikings and owner/chairman of the MLS’ Orlando City Soccer Club and NWSL’s Orlando Pride. He graduated from Princeton University and then received his law degree from NYU School of Law.
Mr. Wilf has long been involved in efforts locally, nationally, and globally, to ensure the welfare and vitality of the Jewish community. As the son of Holocaust survivors, Elizabeth Wilf and Joseph Wilf, z”l, he has drawn upon his parents’ experiences to become an unwavering advocate for needs of the Jewish people, wherever they may be. The Wilf family, a major and longtime supporter of Yad Vashem in Jerusalem, is the largest contributor to its world-renowned Holocaust History Museum. The Wilfs are also key sustained benefactors of Yeshiva University in New York. In 2002, the family made a substantial donation to enhance the main campus, renamed as the Wilf Campus of Yeshiva University.
He serves on a variety of educational, philanthropic, and educational boards including the Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest, American Society for Yad Vashem, NYU School of Law, Princeton University President’s Advisory Council, Yeshiva University, Vanderbilt University, and NFL Business Ventures.
Mark and his wife Jane have four children Steven, Daniel, Rachel and Andrew.
BGE • Capital Funding Group • Len Stoler Automotive • MileOne Autogroup • Trius Lending Partners
Brown Advisory • Hoffman & Co. • MedStar Health • Miles & Stockbridge • M&T Bank • PNC Bank • PSA Insurance & Financial Services • Truist
Advance Business Systems • Alliance Material Handling, Inc. • Atlas Restaurant Group • Eastern Savings Bank • First National Bank • Merritt Properties • MOI • RBC Wealth Management • Residential Title & Escrow Company • Safeway • Schoenfeld Insurance Associates • ShopRite • SOS Technology • T. Rowe Price • Venable LLP • Wells Fargo • WesBanco • William Blair