Sarah Elizabeth Strauss will become a bat mitzvah Saturday morning, Nov. 9, at B’nai Jeshurun Congregation. Sarah is the daughter of Marc Strauss and Kimberly Murphy of Willoughby, and the sister of Katie and Parker Strauss. She is the granddaughter of Charles Rudolph, and the late Phyllis Ianni, Robert Gioia, Eugene Strauss and Darlene Rudolph. Sarah attends Andrews Osborne Academy. She enjoys tennis, swimming, softball, skiing, theater, dance and choir. For her mitzvah project, Sarah is collecting new and slightly used sports equipment and monetary donations for the Ohio Special Olympics.