In its fifth year, the 18 Difference Makers awards will honor and celebrate individuals making invaluable contributions for the betterment of our Jewish community. The Cleveland Jewish News believes it’s important to recognize those who embody tikkun olam (repair the world) and encourage it among others.

The 2019 18 Difference Makers will be honored at a reception and awards ceremony that will take place on Sunday, November 24, 2019, at Landerhaven.

Meet the 2019 Class of 18 Difference Makers at


  • Occurred Sunday, November 24th, 2019 — all day



6111 Landerhaven Drive
Mayfield Heights,