12.25.15 Issue

Sacks, Emilie webEmilie Sacks, daughter of Jamie and Scott Sacks, will become a Bat Mitzvah on Saturday, Jan. 9, at Temple Israel.

Emilie is a seventh-grade student at LaVista Junior High School. She is a member of the River City Jrs. Club Volleyball team and part of the S&J Studios “Center Stage” show choir group.

For her mitzvah project, Emilie volunteered at Children’s Respite Care helping with the Infants and Toddlers. She is also hosting two bake sales to help raise money for much needed supplies for the facility.

She has a brother, Gregory.

Grandparents are Monica Sacks of Richmond, Texas, and Mike Dean of Omaha.