PHILADELPHIA WILL HOST
THE 2009 INTERNATIONAL
ON JEWISH GENEALOGY
AND IAJGS WILL CO-HOST
PHILADELPHIA CITY CENTER HOTEL, 17TH AND RACE STREETS
and IAJGS will co-host the 29th International Conference on Jewish Genealogy, which
will be held at the Sheraton Philadelphia City Center Hotel. 17th and
Race Streets on August 2-7, 2009.
are many opportunities to volunteer and help support the Conference.
We need everyone's active participation in order to
make the 2009 Conference a resounding success.
At the September 2008 General Meeting, JGSGP
Members shared their experiences at the 2008 Conference in Chicago. Then
the group turned their attention to planning and organizing for the 2009
The JGSGP overall Conference Co-Chair, David Mink
asked all JGSGP Committee Chairs and Co-Chairs to meet with interested
members volunteering to help.
JGSGP Members meet to plan for the 2009
The following Chairpersons are looking for help.
Please contact them directly if you can help.
Fundraising: Fred Blum 215-947-7161
Stanley Merves 267-239-0923
-- Please respond to call for contributions
-- Member Donation Form available
Hospitality: Shelda and Stan Sandler
-- To volunteer to help, contact Shelda and Stan
Programming: Mark Halpern 610-363-7956
-- Looking for Ideas for programs. Contact Mark
Publicity: Jeff Vasser 609-601-7568
-- To volunteer to help, contact Jeff
Repository Guide: Steve Schecter
Resource Room: Cindy and Jim Meyer
-- If you can translate (Russian, German, Polish,
Yiddish, Hebrew, etc., contact Cindy
-- If you have Resource materials and book
(including Yizkor Books), contact Cindy
-- To volunteer to help, contact Cindy
Tours and Transportation: Evan Fishman
-- To volunteer to help, contact Evan
Volunteers: Steve Schecter
-- We need many volunteers to help before and
during the Conference. Interested in helping, complete the
form and send to Steve.