Rebecca Gold of Mountain Lakes and Marion Medow of Livingston have been newly elected to the Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey’s board of trustees, and Steven Kamen, Esq. of South Orange has been re-elected to the board after a one-year hiatus.
Medow, a past president of National Council of Jewish Women/Essex, received its prestigious Hannah G. Solomon Award earlier this year. She is the immediate past president of Jewish Family Service of MetroWest NJ.
Gold has been an active volunteer for most of her career. Her major involvement has been with the Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ, where she served on the general board, the executive committee, the Unified Allocations Committee, and as president of Women’s Philanthropy. She has also served on the boards of the League of Women Voters, Morristown Jewish Center Beit Yisrael, Jewish Family Service, Rachel Coalition, and JCC MetroWest.
Kamen, an attorney with Sills, Cummis & Gross in Newark, has been involved with the foundation for many years, and is returning to its board after a one-year hiatus.
HFNJ awards approximately $8 million in grants each year to improve
the health and wellness of low-income, underserved populations in the Newark area and the Greater MetroWest Jewish community. Inquiries about funding opportunities should be directed to the foundation’s executive director/CEO Marsha Atkind at firstname.lastname@example.org or