4.21.17 Issue

kaplan-yanira-webYanira Kaplan, daughter of Stacy and Corey Kaplan, will become a Bat Mitzvah on Saturday, April 29, at Anshe Emet Synagogue in Chicago, IL.

Yanira is a seventh-grade student at Chicago Jewish Day School.

Yanira enjoys piano, karate, Camp Young Judea, Saturday Night Live, and all things Hamilton.

For her mitzvah project, Yanira worked with FreeGeek Chicago, a not for profit organization seeking to both bridge the digital divide and recycle used technology in an environmentally safe manner.

Grandparents are Ronna and the late Gene Kaplan of Omaha.