Collecting tributes for Jacob Kaplan '18, of blessed memory

We are collecting memories and any other thoughts about Jacob to share with the Kaplan family. Thank you for sharing your thoughts and memories here. If you have any questions, email Rabbi Ira Dounn at

Rabbi Ira Dounn

Senior Jewish Educator

Rabbi Ira cannot wait to get to know you and what inspires you! He comes to the CJL from BBYO, where he served as South Jersey Regional Director in Cherry Hill, NJ and Director of Jewish Enrichment based in Washington, DC. He was ordained at the Academy for Jewish Religion (AJR) in New York. He and his wife Shaina enjoy exploring the outdoors, seeing movies, and bowling.

CJL Winter Break Morocco Trip Blog

Our Morocco travelers kept up a blog during their Winter Break trip across Morocco - read it here!