Schechter Manhattan 26th Anniversary Annual Gala

MONDAY, JUNE 13, 2022 | 14 SIVAN 5782 | 6:00 PM

1216 Fifth Avenue | New York, NY 10029

Cocktails/Buffet Dinner & Program

Gary Pretsfelder, Co-head of School/Principal of Schechter Manhattan and Nina Bruder, Executive Director of the Jewish New Teacher Project, are a couple who reflect a strong commitment to Jewish education, Jewish identity and the importance of strengthening the future of the Jewish community.

We are proud to honor them as our

2022 Schechter Manhattan Community Leaders

Gary Pretsfelder is Co-Head of School/Principal at Schechter Manhattan and one of our longest-serving faculty members. Gary is a graduate of the Day School Leadership Training Institute (DSLTI) at the Jewish Theological Seminary and has a master’s degree in education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Read more …

Nina Bruder is in her 10th year as Executive Director of the Jewish New Teacher Project, the Jewish day school division of the New Teacher Center. This award-winning, national non-profit educational organization accelerates the effectiveness of new teachers and school leaders through mentorship opportunities. Read more …

Your support enables Schechter Manhattan to nurture our students to confidently meet the intellectual, social and moral challenges of the mid-21st century, poised not only to do well in life, but also to do good in the world.

If you have any questions or want to inquire about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Eric Blomquist, Director of Development and Operations, at 212-427-9500, ext. 5 or by email.