South Florida MOY-YOY Instructions

The Southeast Florida MOY – YOY Celebration is November 20th 11:00 – 3:00pm at Beth Torah, Benny Rok Campus. floridacloseup

20350 NE 26 Avenue, Miami, FL 33180. This is a beautiful shul with extraordinary ruach and warmth.  Thank you Temple Beth Torah and Men’s Club President Mark Moyel for being our hosts.   Download the South Florida MOY – YOY instructions, Click here.  

It’s all about honoring the honorees!!! They deserve all the Kavod!!! 2016 Honorees to date:

There is also another tremendous MOY-YOY celebration later the same day, November 20th at Temple Israel in Winter Springs, Central Florida.  Mazel Tov to all the honorees. We look forward to celebrating with all of you.

South Florida Information.  More information is always available at .  Download these South Florida instruction – click here.

  1. Bruncheon
  2. Tribute Journal
  3. Regional Raffle / Club Fundraiser

It’s all about honoring the honorees!!! They deserve all the Kavod!!!

Bruncheon Celebration:

Sunday, November 20th, 11am – pm at Beth Torah, Benny Rok Campus

Address: 20350 NE 26th Ave., North Miami Beach, FL. 33180. Mark Moyel is the Men’s Club President and Host

Please RSVP to your Club President or Club MOY-YOY Chair.


Beth Torah is located on Ives Dairy Road / NE 203 St.  between I-95 and US-1.  Here are simple directions to the Shul:

  • From I-95, go EAST on Ives Dairy Rd./NE 203rd St. 1.1 miles. Turn Left on NE 26th Avenue. The synagogue is immediately on the left on the corner of Ives Dairy and NE 26th.
  • If you are on US-1 (Biscayne Blvd.): Go West on NE 203rd St (Ives Dairy Rd.) for only 0.1 mile, and then turn right on NE 26th Ave.

MOY – YOY Program

  1. Registration/Check-in starts at 11 AM.
  2. Welcome brunch-style hors d’oeuvres, mimosas and an opportunity to schmooze will be from 11:00 to 11:50 held in Beth Torah’s beautiful lobby.
  3. The honors ceremony will be in our Scheck Family Sanctuary from 12 noon to 1:00 PM with welcome from Beth Torah’s Rabbi Mario Rojzman and anthems led by Cantor Gaston Bogomolni.
  4. Executive Caterers, their marvelous caterer will be providing a sumptuous buffet with all-you-can eat bruncheon foods from blintzes to fish salads to quinoa and terrific desserts, and unlimited wine and soft drinks/coffee. Please let us know if you have any special dietary needs. Entertainment will be provided by Benny Slapak of Shajar Music – a wonderful South Florida musician providing synagogue and simcha entertainment.

Club Presidents: 

The South Florida MOY-YOY Reception will be held at Beth Torah. 20350 NE 26 Avenue, Miami FL 33180. Mark Moyel , Beth Torah MC President is the Bruncheon Operations Chair – [email protected] .

Please ask your members and guests to RSVP with you as your Men’s Club President or your assigned Chair. Or call Phil Coller at 305-279-9200 – [email protected] or Rachel Lerfelt at  786-287-4121 – [email protected]  Adults $50.00. Children under 13 $25.00.

ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4th, PLEASE SEND YOUR CURRENT CHECK AND RSVP NUMBERS. Please send your entire lunch guest list to : Phil Coller, MOY-YOY Registration Chair and Rachel Lerfelt.


Tribute Journal

Ask your members and supporters to please send you tributes to your Club President or Club Tribute Journal Chair.

This year the clubs will receive a 50% rebate after we pay the costs of printing the Tribute Journals. The rebate should go out to the clubs within about two weeks of the final MOY-YOY Celebration. We are working to keep the printing costs down. Please make your payments to your Men’s Club c/o your Club President.

The Journal deadline is Friday, November 4th.   The honorees deserve all the kavod.

  • $ 250.00 Color Full Page Tribute Ad
  • $ 135.00 Color Half Page
  • $ 75.00 Color Quarter Page
  • $ 50.00 Business Cards only
  • $ 36.00 Name and honoree only

The full page Tribute sizes are 4.75″ x 6.00″ portrait style. Please either send the words and pictures and we will lay it out for you; or send as jpg or pdf. Please include your return email address. We will make it available to you for proofing.

Club Presidents: Please email the Tributes to Ed Margolis as they come in. Send them to [email protected] .

Please direct everyone placing tribute ads in the journal to send payment to your respective clubs and make out the check to your club. On the Journal deadline Tuesday, November 4th, total the money collected and make out a check to the FJMC Florida Region for the total. Keep a spreadsheet listing each Tribute ad received and how much you collected for the tribute. Make 6 columns. $250, $135, $75, $50, $36 & total.

Mail your club check to:

Moshe Adler, Treasurer

7350 Clarke Rd.

West Palm Beach, FL 33406

Please attach a copy of the worksheet with the check

Please attach a copy of the worksheet with the check. After expenses for printing the Tribute Journal, the region will rebate 50% of the proceeds back to the club. We expect to send the rebates within two weeks of the November 20th celebration.

Regional Raffle / Club Fundraiser Books:

First Prize $500 cash
Second Prize $250 cash
Prizes 3 to 7 $100 each

Collect $10 per book sold.

Club Presidents:  Your club keeps $4 per book sold.  You’re invited to attend the drawing at the South Florida Man of the Year – Youth of the Year Celebration November 20th 11am at Beth Torah, N. Miami Beach.

On November 6th, please send the raffle books you’ve sold to date to Abe Banke, Raffle Chair for processing.  As you send Abe the books in the regular mail, please send him an email letting him know that you’ve sent “X” books and a check for “$x” to his email at: [email protected]

Abraham Banke

5411 Landon Circle

Boynton Beach, FL 33437-1677


That same date, please make out one club check to FJMC Florida Region for $6 x # of books sold. Mail your club check to:

Moshe Adler, Treasurer

7350 Clarke Rd.

West Palm Beach, FL 33406

Bring any additional books and a club check to the MOY-YOY Celebration.

Please do NOT remove the staples from the raffle books.

Abe requests one or two volunteers per club to help prepare the raffle books at 10am or 10:30am at the celebration.

The raffle is a fundraiser which supports Men’s Club Activities at both the club and regional levels. The region money goes mainly for Men’s Club Leadership Development and Program Sharing.   More information is available at .


Overall Wrap up

If your club does not have an honoree or honorees this year, we hope you will consider naming an honore next year.

By Friday, November 4th we need an accounting of where we stand on the 1. Journal, 2. RSVPs and 3. Raffle.  Please send status reports on all three items to the following emails:

[email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected] & rachel.[email protected]

Make club checks for all three items to date payable to FJMC Florida Region.  Mail your club check to:

Moshe Adler, Treasurer

7350 Clarke Rd.

West Palm Beach, FL 33406

Please attach a copy of your accounting and associated worksheets with the check.

After November 1st, please continue to communicate your additional numbers to the appropriate chairs.  The Chairs are:

For all additional honors in these three areas after November 1st, please contact the appropriate Chairs and bring you additional club check to Regional Treasurer Moshe Adler at the celebration itself.

Presidents, we need the names of the Chairs you’ve assigned to fill each of these three functions for your club.  Please send these club chair names and contact information to the four email addresses above.

ON NOVEMBER 1st, PLEASE SEND YOUR CURRENT CHECK AND RSVP NUMBERS. Please send your entire lunch guest list with dinner selections to :  Phil Coller, MOY-YOY Registration Chair

Any additional late RSVPs which are accepted can be paid for with a club check at the celebration.


 Mazel Tov! And see ya there!


Rich Berger, Program Chairman

MOY-YOY Committee

 Click HERE for the 2015 South Florida Tribute Journal.