Documenting Maine Jewry : About Us
Documenting Maine Jewry a largely all-volunteer organization coordinated by a DMJ Minyin, by in-state DMJ Gabbiium, by out-of-state DMJ Landsmann , by project Mavens, and two part-time folks.
Community and Family Historians New volunteers and researchers are the lifeblood of this project.

If you would like to be active in your local area, contact the relevant regional Gabbiim or Landsmann via

If you have documents or photographs to donate, email the Director of Digitial Collections , Ani Helmick at

If you can help out with other DMJ activities , email the DMJ project Shammas, Harris Gleckman at

the DMJ Minyan (coordinating group)

Michael Cohen, Annette Elowitch,David Freidenreich, Harris Gleckman, Judy Halpert,
Steve Hirshon, Phyllis Graber Jensen, Elaine Crasnick Kahaner, Barbara Blumenthal Stern,
Abe Peck, Wilma Rose, Ruthanne Singal, Anne Schneider,
Cindy Potter Taylor, Amy Waterman

DMJ's Gabbiim (in-state regional coordinators) Susan Adelman Rudolph - Aroostook County; Phyllis Graber Jensen - Auburn-Lewiston;
Rabbi Sue Bulba Carvutto Augusta; Marcia Berson Lieberman, Ruthanne Singal & Judy Gatchell Bangor;
Fred Weinberg & Nathan Cogan - Bath ; Marsha Mendelson Carlin - Belfast; Jennie Aranovitch - Biddeford-Saco;
Judy Halpert & Steve Hirshon - Greater Portland; Deborah Weisgal - Greater Rockland;
Eber Weinstein - Old Orchard Beach ; Beth Hillson - Old Town & Orono; Peter and Joan Beckerman & David Friedenreich Waterville;
Avraham Tracy - rural Maine
DMJ's Landsmann (out of state regional coordinators) California (San Francisco area) : Steven Kornetsky
Connecticut : Eric Persky and Elaine Crasnick Kahaner
Washington DC : Robert J Wells
Massachusetts (North and West of Boston): Ellyn Sherman
Florida : Cindy Potter Taylor
Pennsylvania : Toby Cinnamon Rabold
North Carolina : Samantha Pilot
Virginia : Eric Sacknoff
DMJ's Mavens (program coordinators) Judy Halpert & Ani Helmick - Greater Portland oral histories;
Amy Waterman - Maine Jewish Museum exhibition (Portland)
Nancy Silverman Levinsky - Maine Jewish Summer Camp exhibition (Portland)
Phyllis Graber Jensen - Auburn-Lewiston community history panels
Fred and Marilyn Weinberg, Nathan Cogan, and Amy Waterman - Bath community history panels
Raphael Krut-Landau - software consultant;
Sam Elowitch - on-line manager of DMJ pdf archive
Project Shammas (DMJ coordinator) Harris Gleckman
page updated : March 2, 2014