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Community Tributes to the JCRC 2016 Gala Honorees

Congratulations to Ron Halber and Cookie Hymer Blitz for their outstanding leadership of the Jewish Community Relations Council, and our gratitude to Susan Turnbull and Warren Slavin for their service to the community. Michael and Ellie Flyer


It is a special joy to congratulate Michael Flyer, a dear long-time friend and Warren Slavin, one of our communitiy’s most well-respected and dedicated professionals. Our Jewish community is stronger and more vital because of our JCRC. I am truly honored to be recognized by and with such talented leaders tonight who are dedicated to improving lives and caring for others. Susan Turnbull
I am humbled to be honored tonight along with such great leaders. Mazel Tov to Michael Flyer on receiving the Breslau-Goldman Award and Susan Turnbull on receiving the Community Leadership Award, with gratitude and thanks for all you do for our community! May you and the JCRC go from strength to strength! Warren Slavin
Mazel Tov To the Honorees who are well deserved. Chazak,Chazak ve NisChazek. From strength To strength, Erwin & Leena Groner
Congratulations to Michael Flyer, Susan Turnbull and Warren Slavin for their well-deserved honors. How lucky we are that they are part of our community. Congratulations to JCRC for another year of outstanding work and success. Leslie and Sam Kaplan
Toda Raba to Ron Halber and the entire JCRC staff for their incredible efforts today and everyday on behalf of Jews - globally and locally. Freedom IS Bliss! Judy and Alan Gross 
MICHAEL FLYER! SUSAN TURNBULL! WARREN SLAVIN! The JCRC program reads like a billboard on Broadway. The Jewish Council for the Aging salutes the three award winners because they do our community proud. Mazel tov!
Michael - Congratulations on receiving the Beslau-Goldman Award for 2016. Your commitment to the Jewish community is truly admirable. You are an awesome role model to your friends, family, and everyone who knows you. Love, Janet and Jeff Abramson
Warren - Mazel Tov on your retirement, and for all your outstanding service to our community. Arthur & Eileen Dykes
Warren, A much deserved honor to a very dedicated leader. Your leadership and devotion has brought national recognition to CESLC as an example of excellence in the care of our senior citizens. Allan and Barbara Hurwitz 
Mazel Tov to this year’s honorees. Judy and Joe Smith
Thanks to Warren Slavin for all you have given in the service to the Hebrew Home. Irwin Lebow
Mike, you are a most worthy recipient of the Breslau-Goldman Award, and for the occasion we hope Ellie bakes a pie, and we welcome the opportunity to share it with you. Margery and Shelly London
Mazel Tov to this year’s honorees: Michael Flyer, Susan Turnbull, and Warren Slavin, and a special thank you for your leadership and service to our community. Bob, Sheila, and Eliana Budoff
Mazel Tov to the 2016 Honorees, Michael Flyer, Susie Turnbull, and Warren Slavin with thanks for all you do for our community! May you and the JCRC continue to go from strength to strength! Yvonne Shlafstein Distenfeld and Jeffrey Distenfeld
Dad, Congrats! You are a great role model for your family and the Jewish Community. Winnie Hahn and Jack Flyer
Mazel Tov to Warren and Susan! Dr. Carolyn Eichberg and Seth Greenstein
Warren - congratulations and best wishes for receiving this special award. Joe and Margie Hoffman
A heartfelt Mazel Tov and best wishes to our very deserving Honorees: Mike Flyer, Susan Turnbull, and Warren Slavin. Thank you all so very much for all you do for the betterment of our community and our people. Respectfully, Stuart and Ellen Lessans
Michael - With great appreciation for all you do - for JSSA and the Jewish community at large. Judy Oppenheim
The Aaron and Cecile Goldman Family Foundation is happy to continue to support the JCRC in the great work that it does in the community and wishes to congratulate tonight’s honorees: Michael Flyer, Susan Turnbull and Warren Slavin. Michael Goldman, Trustee; Jennifer Margolius Fisher, Trustee; and Philip N. Margolius, General Counsel
Congratulations to three well-deserved awardees. Our community is richer for the work that you have done and will continue to do. Michael and Susie Gelman
Mazel Tov to Mike Flyer on receiving the Breslau-Goldman Award, Susie Turnbull on receiving the Community Leadership Award, and Warren Slavin on receiving the Distinguished Service Award, with gratitude and thanks for all you do for our community! May you and the JCRC go from strength to strength! Ron and Margie Glancz
Kol ha Kavod to Mike, Susie and Warren on receiving such important and well- deserved honors from the JCRC of Greater Washington. May you go from strength to strength! Jocelyn & Danny Krifcher
Mazel Tov to Michael, Susie and Warren! You have enriched our community immensely and we are all grateful for your outstanding contributions. Cookie Hymer Blitz and Nelson Blitz
Mazel Tov to the Honorees: Michael Flyer, Susan Turnbull, Warren Slavin. Your community leadership and activities on behalf of the Jewish Community are an inspiration to us all. Dennis and Debra Berman
Hakarat HaTov to our Honorees and all they have done and continue to do for our community. Carey and Behnam Dayanim
In tribute to JCRC and its leadership, and in honor of this evening’s very deserving honorees. Sharon & David Butler
The Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington’s Board and Staff would like to congratulate JCRC Award Winners, Michael Flyer, Susie Turnbull, and Warren Slavin, in recognition of their dedication, leadership, and service to our community.
Michael, Susan & Warren, Your inspirational leadership has positively impacted multiple organizations over many years, including the Jewish Social Service Agency. We salute you. Lawrence P. Kline, JSSA President, and Todd Schenk, JSSA CEO
Rabbi Amy and Gary Perlin salute Bob and Sheila Budoff for their tireless efforts on behalf of the Jewish community!