Hadassah Central States Region

Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America, is a volunteer women's organization whose members are motivated and inspired to strengthen their partnership with Israel, ensure Jewish continuity, and realize their potential as a dynamic force in American society. The Central States Region has over 10,000 members, associates and supporters in Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, West Virginia, Buffalo and Rochester New York.

P.O. Box 9964
Columbus, Ohio 43209
Contact Us

P : (859) 338-5970

E : centralstates@hadassah.org

Mailing Address

Central States Region

P.O. Box 9964

Columbus, Ohio 43209

Our Chapters


Hadassah Clicks with Amazon
Hadassah Clicks with Amazon

Hadassah Clicks with Amazon!
Here is an easy way to fundraise for Hadassah at NO COST TO YOU! Set up an account for your chapter with Amazon Associates and paste the link on your website.  Then instruct everyone to come to your website first and click on the Amazon Link before shopping as usual. A percentage of everything purchased on Amazon will be credited to Hadassah! These sample links were set up by Cincinnati Chapter. Contact our Region Webmaster Gayna Bassin at gmbassin@hotmail.com for help.  NEW: Trade In your old electronics, games and books at Amazon with Three Easy Steps!

Photo Galleries

With the new Hadassah websites, our photo galleries have moved to Facebook, so check back often for links to your favorite events' photos!  Be sure to "like" Hadassah Central States! 

See photos from Spring Forum on March 18-19, 2017.

See photos from our 2016 Fall Forum.

See photos from 2016 Spring Forum here! You can also see our 2015 Spring Forum photos here.

See all our photos here!

From our President

Merry Lynne Lincove

Dear Friends,

As your region president I will be emailing a monthly message to encourage you to participate in your local chapter and/or the region and of course to donate to Hadassah.

In the meantime, click on this link to join me in Washington DC to lobby our congress people on healthcare issues important to Hadassah members. Click on this link to learn about the amazing research at Hadassah Hospital that will benefit the world.


Thank you for being a member of Hadassah.


Merry Lynne Lincove
President, Hadassah Central States

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Hadassah Midwest Spring Leadership Retreat

March 18, 2018

Renaissance Chicago North Shore Hotel

Hadassah Central States, Chicago, North Shore, Greater Detroit, Great Plains, Greater Pittsburgh and Upper Midwest regions are coming together at the Renaissance Chicago North Shore Hotel in Northbrook, IL. Date: Sunday, March 18, 2018. Time: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM. Address: 933 Skokie Blvd Northbrook, IL 60062. Click on hotel link above to reserve a room or call 800.468.3571 and request “Hadassah Leadership Retreat” at $109 pp double occupancy. Registration fee: $55 per person. Deadline to register is March 9. Click on Register link below to register online, or copy and paste the following link to download a printable form: https://d2zhgehghqjuwb.cloudfront.net/accounts/4219/original/Hadassah_Midwest_Leadership_Retreat_B_W.pdf?1518123128

Hadassah Donor Luncheon

Hadassah Donor Luncheon

April 11, 2018 - April 11, 2018

Kenwood Country Club

Cincinnati Chapter of Hadassah Donor Luncheon will celebrate Israel's 70th Anniversary, as well as the 100th anniversary of the Hadassah School of Nursing. We will also honor two extraordinary Hadassah members, Gayna Bassin and Sharon Casper, who contribute their amazing skills in communication and electronic media. Minimum contribution of $75 plus couvert of $36 required to attend. More TBA soon!

Mah Jongg Tournament 6-3-18

June 3, 2018

Envision Theaters and Grill

Cincinnati Chapter of Hadassah will sponsor our Third Annual Mah Jongg Tournament at Envision in Blue Ash, Ohio, on Sunday, June 3, 2018. All day event: 9:00am-12 pm, lunch break, then resume 1:00pm-4:00pm. Fee is $55 per person including lunch. Regular size cards $8, Large size $9. For more information, please contact Marilyn at (513) 821-6157 or email


  • President

    Merry Lynne Lincove

  • Executive Vice President

    Emily Hindin

  • Treasurer

    Nancy Supowit

  • Region Webmaster

    Gayna Bassin

Donation Questions


(800) 928-0685

Membership Questions


(800) 664-5646

Missions Department


(800) 237-1517

Contact Us

40 Wall Street

New York, NY 10005


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