ALBANY – Temple Israel has announced that as a benefit of their Temple Israel membership, three families have been awarded a stipend of $1,000 each as a contribution towards their teenagers attending the Jewish Federation’s Teen Mission to Israel scheduled for February 2017.
The three recipients are: Brady Rudnick, son of Gwen and Paul Rudnick, Evan Schaffer, son of Wendy and Howard Schaffer, and Kira Gold, daughter of Deborah Gold and Tsvi Gold.
The Temple Israel stipend is given in addition to a stipend provided by the Jewish Federation.
Jeff Lurie, Temple Israel executive director, at 518-438-7858, ext. 110, can detail the benefits of a Temple Israel membership.