11.29.13 Issue

Wilczewski, Brooke webBrooke Wilczewski, daughter of Allyson and Chris Wilczewski, will become a Bat Mitzvah on Saturday, Dec. 7, at Temple Israel.

Brooke is a seventh-grade High Honor Roll student at Kiewit Middle School where she is involved in student leadership.

Her interests include sports, reading and hanging out with friends. Her passion is dance. Brooke is a competitive dancer for Nebraska Dance, where she has been on the dance team for six years.

For her mitzvah project, Brooke raised over a $1,000 to purchase fabric for Project Linus. Then she spearheaded a gathering with friends to make over 65 blankets which will be distributed to children throughout the community.

She has a brother, Benjamin.

Grandparents are Kathleen and Gene Wilczewski, and the late Dr. Bruce and Barbara Bradin.