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Overview

We’re pleased to welcome you to Hadassah Great Plains, home to nearly 10,000 women, in 25 chapters, from Ohio to Kansas and Kentucky to Wisconsin. We are committed to furthering the lifesaving work of Hadassah in the US, Israel and around the world. Through education, advocacy, leadership and fundraising, we help keep Hadassah’s lifesaving work a reality around the globe. Locally, programs are fun, interesting and timely, and we’re always open to new ideas. Perhaps you’d like to virtually enjoy an interactive art program? Or maybe a book discussion with an author is more your style? Regardless of your interest, you're certain to enjoy your time with us at Hadassah Great Plains. We would love to welcome you. Join us today.

Message from the
Region President

Welcome to Hadassah Great Plains! I am honored to serve as region president. Our region has a rich history of amazing women and engaging programming. When we can, we gather in person in our communities to learn, advocate and have fun while supporting the mission of Hadassah. We now have programming online and available to the entire region. We are a vibrant organization making a difference in the world, and we would love to have you join us.

Calendar of Events

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Young Women
Young Women

Evolve Interactive: Get to Know Your Hadassah Community

Great Plains

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Feb 5, 2024
Feb 5, 2024

Meet in Kansas City for a series of hands-on activities to learn about Hadassah’s history, current activity, and vision. Connect with passionate, like-minded women, dedicated to making a difference in your community, in Israel, and around the world.

Midwest
Great Plains
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In-Person
Education & Zionism
Education & Zionism

Mail Order Kit Homes: A Vintage Feature of Elgin, Illinois

Great Plains

Elgin

Elgin,

Elgin, IL
Elgin, IL / Online
Online
Feb 8, 2024
Feb 8, 2024

Join us for a virtual or in-person intriguing presentation on historical mail order kit homes. Rebecca Hunter, Architectural Historian and Kit Home Investigator/Documenter, will share her expertise and highlight Elgin, IL as a site for these homes.

Midwest
Great Plains
Elgin
Hybrid
Fun & Games
Fun & Games

Hadassah Midwest Boca Raton Snowbird Reunion 2024

Chicago-North Shore
Greater Detroit
Great Plains

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Online
Feb 25, 2024
Feb 25, 2024

Join old friends, make new friends, and celebrate Hadassah in Boca Raton while being inspired by Dianne Gottlieb, Philanthropy Division Campaign Chair and Immediate Past Chair, Hadassah Medical Organization.

Midwest
Chicago-North Shore
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In-Person
Young Women
Young Women

Build Your Own Succulent Garden

Great Plains

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Feb 25, 2024
Feb 25, 2024

Join us in Cincinnati for an afternoon of fun and friendship where we will create our own succulent arrangements to take home. Light refreshments will be served.

Midwest
Great Plains
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In-Person
Education & Zionism
Education & Zionism

Consumer Fraud/Scam - Protect Yourself with Marty Fleischhacker

Great Plains

Minneapolis St. Paul

Minneapolis St. Paul,

Minneapolis St. Paul, MN
Minneapolis St. Paul, MN / Online
Online
Feb 25, 2024
Feb 25, 2024

Join us virtually as we learn about consumer fraud/scam and protecting yourself, with guest speaker Marty Fleischhacker, Senior Financial Fraud Ombudsman. We will learn about cybersecurity, common frauds and scams, and more.

Midwest
Great Plains
Minneapolis St. Paul
Online-Only
Young Women
Young Women

Evolve Interactive: Get to Know Your Hadassah Community

Great Plains

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Mar 4, 2024
Mar 4, 2024

Meet in Kansas City for a series of hands-on activities to learn about Hadassah’s history, current activity, and vision. Connect with passionate, like-minded women, dedicated to making a difference in your community, in Israel, and around the world.

Midwest
Great Plains
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In-Person
Education & Zionism
Education & Zionism

Beyond the Maxwell House Haggadah: So Many Choices

Great Plains

Elgin

Elgin,

Elgin, IL
Elgin, IL / Online
Online
Mar 26, 2024
Mar 26, 2024

Elgin Hadassah invites members and prospective members to enjoy Rabbi Margaret Frisch Klein's collection of haggadot, describing the necessary elements to a haggadah suitable for a family seder. Light refreshments will be served.

Midwest
Great Plains
Elgin
In-Person
Young Women
Young Women

Evolve Interactive: Get to Know Your Hadassah Community

Great Plains

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Apr 1, 2024
Apr 1, 2024

Meet in Kansas City for a series of hands-on activities to learn about Hadassah’s history, current activity, and vision. Connect with passionate, like-minded women, dedicated to making a difference in your community, in Israel, and around the world.

Midwest
Great Plains
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Great Plains Chapters

Barrington Area

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Cedar Rapids-Iowa City

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Cincinnati

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Columbus

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Dayton

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Dayton

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Elgin

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Greater Indianapolis

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Greater Kansas City

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Green Bay-Ella Sauber

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Illiana

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Lake Superior

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Lexington

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Lexington

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Louisville

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Louisville

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Madison, Rachel S. Jastrow

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Mid-Missouri Deborah

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Milwaukee

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Milwaukee

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Minneapolis St. Paul

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Northwest

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Sioux City

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Springfield, IL

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St. Louis

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Wichita

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Barrington Area

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Cedar Rapids-Iowa City

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Lisbon

Cincinnati

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Cincinnati Area

Columbus

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Columbus Area

Dayton

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Dayton Area

Elgin

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Elgin

Greater Indianapolis

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Greater Indianapolis Area

Greater Kansas City

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Greater Kansas City Area

Greater Kansas City|Physicians Council

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Greater Kansas City Area

Green Bay-Ella Sauber

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Green Bay

Illiana

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Munster

Lake Superior

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Duluth

Lexington

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Lexington Area

Louisville

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Louisville Area

Madison, Rachel S. Jastrow

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Madison

Mid-Missouri Deborah

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Mid-Missouri Area

Milwaukee

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Milwaukee and Suburbs

Minneapolis St. Paul

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Minneapolis St. Paul

Northwest

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Western Suburban Area

Sioux City

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Sioux City, Sioux Falls

Springfield, IL

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St. Louis

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Saint Louis Area

Wichita

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Wichita

Board Members

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President

Elaine Silver

Organization/Executive VP

Evelyn Levine

Secretary

Barb Stras

Treasurer

Lorraine Robinson

Fundraising VP/Coor

Randy Heidenfelder

Membership/Outreach VP/Coor

Marian Kaplan

Education and Advocacy VP

Corliss Karasov

Area VP/Advisor

Judith Eglash

Area VP/Advisor

Brenda Freedman

Area VP/Advisor

Lynn Furness

Area VP/Advisor

Randy Heidenfelder

Area VP/Advisor

Carol Herzog

Area VP/Advisor

Natalie Silverman

Area VP/Advisor

Nancy Zimmerman

Advocacy Chair

Cheryl Whatley

Annual Giving/Chai Society Chair

Deborah Sternfeld

Annual Giving/Keepers of the Gate Chair

Laurie B. Serber

Associates Chair

Earl Sternfeld

Board Member at Large

Helene Fox

Board Member at Large

Deborah Goodbinder

Board Member at Large

Evelyn Lowenthal

Board Member at Large

Rita Shapiro

Capital Campaign Chair

Joyce Fulps

Fundraising Board Member at Large

Linda Spitzer Gavatin

HMO Chair

Tobe Snow

Jewish National Fund Chair

Carol Thor

Major Gifts/Founders Chair

Jean Friedman

Planned Giving & Estates Chair

Evelyn Lowenthal

Professional Councils Chair

Elizabeth Levine

Social Media Chair

Carol Ann Schwartz

Young Judaea Chair

Laurie B. Serber

Youth Aliyah Chair

Sharon Star

Contact Us

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Hadassah Great Plains


60 Revere Drive

Northbrook, IL 60062

Hadassah Great Plains


60 Revere Drive
Northbrook, IL 60062

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