70th Anniversary Celebration

Community programs highlight 70 years of caring for seniors.


Seven decades of innovation and growth lead to special milestone celebration on November 7, 2021.


70th Anniversary Gala

Due to the current COVID pandemic and in an abundance of caution we have canceled our in-person Gala please view our  New Plan for our 70th Gala: The Pandemic Shuffle.

Join us as we celebrate our 70th Anniversary on Sunday, November 7.  Presented by Jewish HomeLife and The Auxiliary of the William Breman Jewish Home.

Honorary Chairs – WBJH/JHL Past Presidents 1951-2021

Sponsorship Co-Chairs are Carole Kirschner and Sandy London

The biennial Gala is the Auxiliary’s flagship fundraising event, raising millions of dollars over the years for special programs and equipment that benefit residents of all Jewish HomeLife.


Please contact Chief Development Officer, Stephanie Wyatt at 404.751.2269 or swyatt@jewishhomelife.org

Learn more about the great work our Auxiliary does for the residents of all our Jewish HomeLife by clicking here.


Be part of the 70th Anniversary Gala by becoming a sponsor. For more information, contact Stephanie Wyatt at swyatt@jewishhomelife.org.

Sponsors of the Gala enjoy benefits that include name recognition, tickets to the event, and the value of knowing you are supporting an organization that honors our mothers and fathers. Support the Gala by becoming a sponsor today. Click here to download and print a sponsorship form to reserve your sponsorship today.

Click Here to See Our Current Gala Sponsors.

Tell Us Your WBJH Story

Record and upload a video to be part of our 70th Anniversary Celebration!

Thousands of people have walked through our doors across seven decades and multiple generations. Did you visit your grandmother when she lived at The Home? Did you volunteer with your parents during a special program? Did you or your child participate in an activity with the residents? Share your story with us and it could be featured at the 70th Anniversary Gala on November 7th at the Atlanta History Center or on our social pages.
Follow these 3 easy steps
1)    Record a 15-second to 1-minute video on your phone telling us what you did and why (tip: hold your phone sideways for a great widescreen view)
2)   If you’re on a desktop open this page on your phone’s browser: https://www.jewishhomelife.org/william-breman-jewish-home/wbjh-70th-anniversary/
3)    Click the button below to access your phones video files and upload your video to our secure Dropbox.


Upload a Video

Mitzvah Monday

Help the community in honor of The Home’s 70th Anniversary. Grab your friends or family, choose from the list or create your own mitzvah, and then let us know. Mitzvah Mondays will feature weekly mitzvah projects on our Facebook page. Mitzvahs will also be featured on Jewish HomeLife’s Twitter and Instagram accounts. For more information contact Jill Cohen at jcohen@jewishhomelife.org

Click Here for Mitzvah Monday Inspirations,  Ideas & Instructions

#WBJHturns70 #mitzvahmonday

 Submit Your Form Online  Download Form


Brick Campaign

A timeless memory of the 70th Anniversary of The William Breman Jewish Home. Purchase a brick for our garden. Cost is $500 per brick. 3 lines of text – 17 characters per line. For more information contact Cindy Cassano at ccassano@jewishhomelife.org

Make a Tribute To Honor 70 Years of Distinguished Leadership


 Click Here to Make Tribute

Board Presidents and Chairs since 1951


Michael Axelrod – 2019-present

Deborah Maslia 2016-2019

H. Stephen Merlin 2013-2016

Jerry Weiner 2010-2013

Sidney Kirschner 2008-2010

Martin M. Pollock 2005-2008

Gerald Horowitz 2003-2005

Martin Isenberg 2000-2003

Stephen M. Berman 1994-2000

Adam S. Skorecki 1991-1994

Roger F. Kahn 1988-1991

Bernard Howard  1985-1988

Sidney Feldman 1982-1985

Joy Howard 1979-1982

Herbert Cohen 1977-1979

Meyer L. Balser  1974-1977

Joseph Cuba 1971-1974

M. William Breman  1966-1971

Abe Goldstein 1955-1966

Frank Garson  1951-1955


Thank You to Our Corporate Sponsors!