Annual Meeting 2024

Celebrate the remarkable achievements of Jewish Palm Beach over the past year and be among the first to hear exciting announcements that will strengthen our community over the next year and beyond.

At a time of heartache over the October 7 terror attacks, the war in Israel, growing antisemitism and other enormous challenges – let us join together to recognize the unique impact we have made here at home and in our global Jewish community.

Thursday, May 9

6:30 p.m. – Dairy Dessert Reception
7 – 8:30 p.m. – Annual Meeting

Temple Emanu-El Palm Beach
190 N. County Road, Palm Beach

Event Chairs: Samantha Carroll and Michael Katzenberg

Valet parking provided.

Register Below by May 2.

Program Highlights:

  • Celebrate outgoing Board Chair Susan Shulman Pertnoy, welcome Board Chair-Elect Barry S. Berg, and hear a timely community update from President & CEO Michael Hoffman.
  • Experience the public launch of Federation’s forward-looking Strategic Plan, a multi-year process guided by national experts.
  • Honor recipients of this year’s Robert S. & Ceil N. Levy Young Leadership Award, the Hope Silverman Campaigner of the Year Award and the Jeanne Levy Community Leadership Award.
  • Be part of the installation of the 2024-2025 Board of Directors and recognize outstanding Federation professionals.
  • Celebrate the graduates of the Mandel Center for Leadership programs including the Emerging Leadership Program (ELP), Mandel Leadership Institute (MLI), Wexner Heritage Leadership Program and our newest initiative: Leadership, Engagement, Action and Planning (LEAP).
  • Show solidarity with our family in Israel during a report directly from our partnership region in Israel, and wish L’Hitraot to our ShinShinim (teen Israel emissaries) as they complete their service and return to Israel.
  • Applaud innovative ways that Federation’s partner organizations are meeting our community’s rapidly changing needs.
  • Hear updates on Federation’s Annual Campaign as well as our community’s Campaign for the Future, the historic initiative that’s addressing Jewish Palm Beach’s needs Today, Tomorrow and Forever.

For more information, please contact Sarah Whitman at sarah.whitman@jewishpalmbeach.org or 561.242.6609.



We are committed to providing universal access to our events when possible. Please contact our Community Navigator at jdn@jewishpalmbeach.org or 561.242.6664 to discuss reasonable accommodations. Advance notice is necessary to arrange for some accessibility needs.