In December, our Executive Director, Bruce Landgarten
, announced that he has accepted the position of Executive Director of the Jewish Community Center of Charlotte, North Carolina.He
will be leaving us some time in late January.
four-year tenure with the Contra Costa Jewish Community Center
has spearheaded the effort to transform the Center into a multi-faceted Jewish social service andrecreation agency.Under his
leadership, the JCC
boasts a highly-respected Alzheimer's Respite Program, an Elderhostel program, joint JCC/YMCA recreation programs, a beautifully renovated ECE area that includes play and learn lofts in every class, and an incredible aquatics arena.He
has maintained our financial stability as well as created a long-term vision for service to our community.He
has initiated new donors and new relationships.
We cannot thank Bruce
enough for his
gifts to our Center.I hope you will join me in wishing he
wife, Carol, much success and joy as they embark on this new journey.Bruce
, you will be missed.