The Rose Luncheon

Honoring Suze Goldman

Thursday, May 17, 11:30 a.m.
Chez Josef, 176 Shoemaker Lane, Agawam

Please join us as we honor the accomplishments and contributions of Suze Goldman. 

Suze has been a committed member of the Western Massachusetts Jewish Community since moving to Longmeadow in 1978. Immediate past President of the Jewish Federation of Western Massachusetts, she also served as Secretary and both Major Gifts, and Campaign Chairs. Suze is a former Hadassah Vice President, Heritage Academy Board Member and Hatikvah Holocaust Education Center President. She has been an active member of Sinai Temple, currently serving a reactivated role on its Board of Directors. Additionally, Suze serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the Springfield Jewish Community Center.
Professionally, Suze maintains a private psychotherapy practice in West Springfield, working with adolescents, adults, couples and families. Prior to private practice, she was Clinical Supervisor at Jewish Family Service of Western Massachusetts. In addition, she is an Adjunct Professor of Psychology at Elms College and has been actively involved in collaborative interfaith programs linking Elms and the Jewish Community.

Our guest speaker will be Catherine Portuges, Professor Emerita, Comparative Literature/Film Studies, University of Massachusetts Amherst.

The couvert is $36 per person. Your payment is your reservation. Please call Michelle Everett at (413) 372-9755 for reservations. You may also register here.

In honor of Suze, you may sponsor the Rose Luncheon at the following levels:

  • $18 – Yellow Rose
  • $36 – Pink Rose
  • $72 – Red Rose.


Please add your sponsorship level to your check or online payment. We try to honor seating requests. Please indicate your seating preferences with payment. Contact Michelle Everett at (413) 372-9755 for more information.

If you are unable to attend, you may sponsor the Rose Luncheon by clicking here.