Annual Gala

Thank you to everyone who supported Beth Yeshurun Day School at the Gala on November 9, 2013.

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BYDS 2013 Gala Logo

This year’s BYDS Annual Gala will take place on Saturday, November 9, 2013 at Congregation Beth Yeshurun beginning at 7 pm. We are delighted to be honoring:

  • Rabbi Jack Segal Award for Excellence in Education: Dr. Robert and Judith Komorn
  • Robin and Joshua Berry Volunteer Award: Cari Fox Brandt


SPONSORS We are proud to acknowledge the following organizations and individuals who are generously sponsoring the Gala as of September 27, 2013:

Best Picture ($5,000+)

Best Director ($2,500+)

Best Leading Role ($1,000+)

  • Barbara and Ron Brounes/Laina and Stuart Miller
  • Donna and Arthur Miller/Len and Laurie Reinsmith
  • ABC Doors/Swartz Family
  • Karol and Daniel Musher
  • Pipeline Realty
  • Dr. Steven and Elaine Epstein
  • Edward and Elizabeth Berzin
  • Helen Brounes
  • Kevin and Jordana Slawin
  • Debby and Alan Stanton

Best Supporting Role ($500+)

  • Donna and Harry Price
  • Cindy and Dr. Barry Weinstein
  • Rabbi Brian and Lisa Strauss
  • Rabbi David and Marcie Rosen
  • Cari and Jack Brandt
  • Steven and Maxine Goodman
  • Drs. Lori and Craig Teller
  • Joseph Goetz, MD
  • Stone Acorn Builders (Benjamin and Rachel Lavine)
  • Irving and Paula Pozmantier
  • Lisa and Eric Cohen
  • Houston Prosthodontic Associates (Dr. Neal and Cathie Gittleman)
  • Lynn and Willy Goldberg
  • Annette and Larry Sondock
  • Lisa Segal Kornhauser – John Daugherty Realtors
  • Lepow Dental Associates
  • Benjamin and Lydia Musher
  • Cammarata Pediatric Dentistry
  • Julie and Michael Kaplan
  • Dr. Jacobo and Raquel Goldberg
  • Ronnie and Judy Yambra
  • Camp Young Judaea Texas
  • Arlene and Joseph Staller
  • Gabriel and Marian Braun
  • Eileen Cersonsky
  • Richard Leibman
  • Doyle Raizner
  • Steven and Monique Kaufman
  • National Bronze & Metals, Inc.
  • Bonnie and Jerry Winograd
  • National Appraisal Partners, LLP
  • Margie and Clive Fields
  • Scott and Joy Plantowsky
  • Susan and Michael Bloome
  • Beth Yeshurun Sisterhood
  • Lisa and Brian Silver
  • Jeff Katz and Jason, Hannah and Maddie Katz
  • Jennifer and Mark Sondock

Best Screenplay ($250+)

  • Rabbi Jack and Toby Segal
  • Rice Epicurean Markets/Epicurean Catering Co.
  • Fidelity One Mortgage – Barry Levinson & Gregg Sheena
  • Urology Associates of Houston, P.A.
  • Scott and Jennifer Tiras
  • Sheldon Rubenfeld
  • James and Betty Farrell
  • Norman and Marlene Rosenthal
  • Spain, Price, Reader & Thompson, PC
  • Steven and Jane Bankler

Sponsors of Teacher Tickets

  • Heidi and Bobby Bazarsky
  • David and Lisa Bogert
  • Edward and Elizabeth Berzin
  • Susan and Steven Berdinis
  • Angie and Grant Dorfman
  • Tom and Eden Elieff
  • Sabrina and Eddie Engel
  • Hayley and Marc Feldman
  • Lawrence and Janice Finder
  • Lisa and Clive Fleishman
  • Milton and Ricki Frankfort
  • Jaffray and Chris Getz
  • Barbara Goldfield
  • George and Elaine Haas
  • Barbara Horwitz
  • Joseph and Sandra Kirk
  • Carol Kleban
  • Jerome and Margie Kosoy
  • Michael and Alyssa Leightman
  • David and Dena Linda
  • Leonard and Eugenia Marcus
  • Harold and Brigitte Minkowitz
  • Angel and Scott Mossberg
  • Jeffrey and Valerie Newberg
  • Julie and Ronnie Stein
  • Dena and Scott Segal
  • Amira and Brad Staller
  • Karen and Armin Weinberg

For additional sponsorship information, please email or call 713-666-1884.