Benjamin Daniel Kaufman, son of Dana and Michael Kaufman, will become a Bar Mitzvah on Saturday, June 1, at Temple Israel.
Benjamin is a seventh-grade honors student at Westside Middle School. He is a member of Westside Connection, Westside Middle School’s award-winning show choir, and plays lacrosse.
Benjamin enjoys gaming, reading, traveling, listening to music, attending Beber Camp, and hanging out with his friends.
For his mitzvah project, Benjamin volunteered at Girls Inc. with kindergarten, first, and second graders, assisting with homework, STEM activities, and other activities.
He has a sister, Abby and a dog named Rue.
Grandparents are Joe Erman and the late Ruth Erman of Omaha and Scottsdale, AZ, and Lois and Steve Kaufman of Boca Raton, FL and Mashpee, MA.