It regularly attracts more than 200 local teens, each vying for the $10,000 first place Edward and Ellen Rose Scholarship. Scott Slabotsky (left), Capital Campaign chair of the Jewish Community Center’s expansion project, and Michael Staenberg, lead donor, shared a project rendering during a recent board planning committee meeting.
The Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City is nearing its $11.5 million goal for a major expansion of its facilities.
Eleven Jewish college students spent the summer working with nonprofit organizations across Kansas City, gaining real-world work experience, personal and professional development, and valuable mentorship and networking. Ask The J’s Board Chair Andrew Kaplan about KC Super Star and he’ll tell you two things: It’s all about the kids and it’s a big event.
This is the 10th anniversary for Super Star, an “American Idol” style competition that awards $22,000 in scholarships to the most talented high school singers in Kansas City.
Isn’t it time you experienced the joy of falling in love with another Jewish single who sees you, loves you, and accepts you for who you are?