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Lunch with the Authors

 

 

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      A Warm Welcome to-

 

All current and  prospective members of the Santa Clara Valley Chapter of the Brandeis National Committee (BNC). The BNC has over 50 chapters and a national membership of 25,000. We proudly support Brandeis University, a Jewish founded, non-sectarian  university which offers a top-notch education in science as well as the arts.

 

This year's BNC campaign, "Sustaining the Mind," focuses on raising funds for scientific research in neuroscience and neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's and endowing scientific scholarships.

 

Our chapter publishes five E-bulletins each year chock full of information about our study groups, entertaining fund-raising events and Brandeis University activities. BNC Study Groups at our chapter cover such areas as movies, books, card games, cooking, museum trips, national news, arts and crafts -- and more.

 

To learn more about the Brandeis National Committee and Brandeis University please visit: www.brandeis.edu/bnc

If you wish to connect to Brandeis University website on your iPhone go to: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/brandeis-mobile/id486276037?mt=8

 

The BNC Facebook Page

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Daily updates posted about Brandeis University and the BNC. Even if you are not a Facebook member, you can still view this page and what it is posted.

 

The Brandeis University YouTube Channel

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This is YouTube’s dedicated Brandeis channel, where you can view hundreds of news and events videos, including commencement highlights, student interviews and visiting speaker lectures.

 

 

Judith Israel
Santa Clara Valley Chapter President

 

 

BNC Mission Statement

Brandeis National Committee is dedicated to providing philanthropic support to Brandeis University, a distinguished liberal arts and research university founded by the American Jewish community. Its membership is connected to the university through fundraising and through activities that reflect the values on which the university was founded: academic excellence, social justice, non-sectarianism, and service to the community.

 

                   

                       Our Accomplishments :

       Our amazing chapter has received the following awards from the
                                                  Brandeis National Committee

 

Western Region Awards 2012 :   Special Golden Award - 

                                                           For Many Years of Devotion

           Judith Stein  

            “You have, through the years, been an example par excellence of the dedicated Volunteer, with no job too difficult for you.You continue to show your dedication for your chapter, the BNC and Brandeis University.”   

               

 Woman of the Year Award  2011 

     Janet Truman, chapter president 2010-2012

     For her passion, love and commitment for Brandeis University

 

         

Western Region Awards 2012  Silver Citation 

          Iz Truman         

              For Outstanding Articles on Brandeis University in

                                             Santa Clara Valley Chapter Publications.

 

Western Region Awards 2013:

   BULLETIN AWARD  

Thanks go to the inspired editorial leadership of  co-editors Judy Stein and Joyce Mendel, the beautiful work of design layout editor Judy Eskinazi  and the assistance of bulletin volunteers Judy Rogers, Janet Truman and Emery Fabri.

   VOLUNTEER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

To Rocki Kramer and Diane Fabri, co-chairs of  “Lunch with the Author,” for their dedication and hard work.

 

Upon review of National’s calculations by Region, our chapter was determined to have the lowest expense/income ratio in the region for 2012/2013.  This information is on the BNC website.

National Awards 2012 :

  THE MEMBERSHIP AWARD :  For meeting our goal

National Awards 2011:

   THE MEMBERSHIP AWARD  :  For meeting our goal

   THE FINANCIAL AWARD  :  For meeting our goal
   LOUIS D. BRANDEIS AWARD : For meeting both our financial/membership goals and     conducting at least one study group using  Brandeis authored materials
    CHAPTER OF THE YEAR
  : Chosen from the Louie Award winners for their outstanding
support of the BNC mission

 

 

   
     
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