JCRC Fundraising Luncheon

Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) Luncheon


Thursday, March 2
11:00am – 1:00pm


History Colorado
1200 N Broadway
Denver, CO


Steve Demby will receive the Community Leadership Award and Ellen Germain will receive the Jewish Publish Service Award.


Steve Demby, Recipient of JCRC Community Leader Award 2023

Steven Demby – Honoree

Community Leadership Award

Steve is passionate about giving back to the community on a local, national, and international level. He serves as a national board member of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee and has been involved in pro-Israel activism and political engagement around the country for decades. Steve’s community leadership also includes, among many positions over the years, serving as a current member of the Board of Directors for National Jewish Health and being a founding member of the Colorado Cleantech Industry Association. 

Ellen Germain, recipient of JCRC Jewish Public Service Award 2023

Ellen Germain – Guest Speaker

Special Envoy for Holocaust Issues
U.S. State Department

Ms. Germain is a career member of the Senior Foreign Service. She served as Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina from 2018-2021. In Washington D.C., Germain held positions in the office of Russian Affairs, Israel-Palestinian Affairs, and Maghreb Affairs. Her other overseas tours were Tel Aviv, London, and Moscow. She joined the Foreign Service in 1995. 

Prime Sponsors of HB20-1336

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Representative Dafna Michaelson Jenet (HD 30)

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Representative Emily Sirota (HD 9)

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Senator Stephen Fenberg (SD 18)

Senator Dennis Hisey (SD 2)

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