The CAI’s Kaplan Caring Committee
David Newmark, an alumnus of the Pennsylvania State University, recently served as chief operating and financial officer of a national hedge fund platform. In addition, David Newmark actively supports the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and is a member of Congregation Agudath Israel (CAI) in Caldwell, New Jersey.
Below is a brief overview of the CAI’s Kaplan Caring Committee.
Question 1: What is the Kaplan Caring Committee?
Answer 1: The Kaplan Caring Committee is a group of volunteers who provide assistance and friendship to CAI members in need.
Question 2: What are a few of the services the Committee provides?
Answer 2: The Committee provides a number of valuable services to members, including helping new mothers with their newborns; driving members to doctors’ appointments, banks, or grocery stores; and simply visiting with members who are ill and confined to their homes.
Question 3: How did the Committee come about?
Answer 3: As longtime members of CAI and the Caldwell-New Jersey community, George and Molly Kaplan had a desire to give back to the community that had given so much to them and in which they had lived for many years. The Kaplan Caring Committee serves as an extension and fulfillment of that wish.