FJMC Virtual Convention 2021

Registration is open for the FJMC 2021 Virtual Convention, June 6-13. The cost for Seaboard members is only $10 to attend all 8 days.
Our Past Seaboard President Allan Kahan, will be installed as the new FJMC International President on June 13 in an event sponsored by
the Seaboard Region, and our Past Seaboard President Hal Freed is the Ma'asim Tovim honoree of the region.
Seaboard is also hosting the Keynote Speaker, and producing a special event on the Abayudaya on June 9 at 8pm.

See the schedule and register at http://www.fjmcconvention2021.org/.
Seaboard club members must use the code seaboard$26afx to get the discount
and pay only $10 for all the events.

TRIBUTES: Clubs and individuals can place tributes in the Convention Ad Journal
through Seaboard
at a very discounted rate - click here.

Our brothers of the Abayudaya Men's Club and their families and community
are in dire need for basic supplies during the COVID-19 crisis, as is the Hadassah Nursery and
Primary School in Mbale, Uganda founded by our recently departed brother Aaron Kintu Moses z"l.
Seaboard is leading the FJMC in collecting funds to help the school.
You can donate here to help.

Blue Yarmulke 2020, February 21, 2021

The virtual Blue Yarmulke was held February 21, 2021 to celebrate the
2020 MVP Blue Yarmulke and Lifetime Achievement honorees.
A recording of the event and tributes are viewable on the event page.
You can still click here to get info on your payment.

Seaboard Champions!

See tributes for past five years here.

20192018 2017, 2016 2015

Seaboard Region Virtual Retreat 2020

The Seaboard 2020 Retreat, originally scheduled for June 2020
was cancelled, and Seaboard hosted an inspiring talk on May 5 with

Rabbi Daniel Cohen

focusing on

his book 

"What Will They Say About You When You're Gone?: Creating a Life of Legacy"

See the video of the talk here

FJMC Convention 2019

The Seaboard Region sent a great delegation of about 30 (including spouses) to Toronto for the Convention, July 3 - 7, 2019,
including new Seaboard President Bob Watts, 1st Vice President Eric Beser, Immediate Past President
Alex Pomerantz (who managed the outstanding meals), and a great bunch of Past Regional Presidents, Club Presidents,
and other Seaboard folks. Our esteemed Ma'asim Tovim was Greg Gore (far left).
Seaboard took home 4 of the 13 total Gold Torch Awards given out among all clubs in the FJMC.

2019 Blue Yarmulke Person of the Year

at Chizuk Amuno Congregation in Baltimore
was a great success, with lots of ruach, recognizing our
honorees from the Baltimore and DC areas.

Honorees (left to right):
Lifetime Achievement Society - Michael Freilich
Beth Israel - Stuart Fine,
B'nai Israel - Jonathan Salant,
B'nai Shalom of Olney - Mitch Wasson
Shaare Tikvah - Howie Levin,
Har Shalom - Keith Hartman,
Beth Emeth - David Cerny
Olam Tikvah - Jordan Baker,
Shaare Tefila - Michael Auerbach,
Lifetime Achievement Society - Stephen Steckler
Amuno - Eric Beser,
Shaare Torah - Ken Beecher,
Beth El of Montgomery County - Ken Levine (not shown)
See more photos of the event here.

2019 Tidewater
Blue Yarmulke Person of the Year
March 10, 2019, Rodef Sholom Temple, Newport News, VA
Beth El Norfolk - Neil Rose, Rodef Shalom Temple - Barbara Gordon,
Temple Israel - Cantor Larry Tiger

Seaboard Retreat 2018

June 8-10, 2018
at Capital Camps, Waynesboro, PA.
See more photos from the retreat here.

Bob Watts,
Jul 21, 2017, 3:18 PM