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2024 Maccabi Hall of Fame


Dear Friends,

Get ready to witness history in the making as we extend a heartfelt invitation to thePhiladelphia JCC Maccabi Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. This highly anticipated event is not just an ordinary gathering; it’s a grand celebration of excellence, honor, and theenduring spirit that defines the Maccabi legacy within our vibrant community. Join us in honoring the outstanding achievements of our remarkable 2024 Hall of Fame Inductees. Each of these individuals has made a profound impact on the Maccabi community through their dedication, passion, and exemplary achievements.

As we prepare to celebrate their accomplishments, let’s take a closer look at the extraordinary journeys of a few of our inductees:

Bob Spivak Z’l: A revered figure in the JCC Maccabi world, Bob Spivak’s unparalleled dedication and service have left a legacy that continues to inspire us all. His passion for sports, coupled with his unwavering commitment to the Maccabi values, has touched thelives of countless individuals across generations.

Lyndsey Krasna: Lyndsey Krasna’s impact on the Maccabi community resonates deeply through her stellar playing career, coaching leadership, and notable achievements, including guiding the U.S. Women’s Maccabi National Team to consecutive gold medals. With a rich history of participation in Maccabi and Maccabiah games, Lyndsey’s dedication and passion embody the true spirit of the games.

Jake Rosenberg: A proud representative of Israel through sports, Jake’s journey is a testament to the transformative power of athletic competition and cultural pride. From his achievements on the basketball court to his international endeavors with the Israeli National baseball team, Jake embodies the spirit of determination and resilience.

David Barrist: A pillar of leadership within the Maccabi community, David’s contributions have helped shape the Maccabi experience for countless individuals. His dedication to hockey, both as a player and coach, reflects his unwavering commitment to fostering a vibrant sporting community.

Stay tuned as we feature more of our esteemed inductees on the Philly Maccabi Facebook Page leading up to the event. Be sure to check it out to learn more about theseextraordinary individuals and their contributions to the Maccabi community. Join us as wecelebrate their achievements and inspire Jewish teens through the power of sports and community.

Shabbat Shalom,