5.8.15 Issue

Kraft, Alex webAlex Kraft, son of Natasha Kraft and Antonio Ashby, will become a Bar Mitzvah on Saturday, May 16, at Temple Israel.

Alex is a seventh-grade Honor Roll student at King Science and Technology Magnet School. He was accepted into the King Science and Technology Zoo Career Academy for the 2015-16 school year.

His interests include boy scouts, cross country, soccer and camp at OSRUI and the boy scouts.

For his mitzvah project, Alex volunteered mulching and cleaning at the Dundee Elementary School gardens. He volunteered with the Omaha Sister City Association at their annual World Fest. Lastly, he volunteered at Town and Country Animal Shelter cleaning out small animal cages, the cat room and playing with the small dogs.

Grandparents are Joan and Marc Kraft, and Cynthia and Sunny Cardwell.

Great-grandparents are the late Frances and Leo Kraft of Omaha, and the late Julia and Paul Tigges of Carrol, IA.