The Mittleman Jewish Community Center is a proud beneficiary of the Jewish Federation of Greater Portland and is proud of our partnership with them in strengthening our local Jewish community and greater Portland community.



Harry Glickman Award

The MJCC seeks nominations for the Harry Glickman Award. Any Jewish student athlete who has lived in Oregon for the past three years and is a junior or senior in high school is eligible. Two winners will be selected and recognized at our Community Celebration on May 24, 2022. This award was established in 2012, in honor of Harry Glickman (z”l), the “father” of professional sports in Oregon. He was the founder of the Portland Trail Blazers, the Trail Blazers’ President from ‘87-’94 and the founder of the Portland Buckaroos. He is also a member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

Applicants will be judged on academic and athletic achievement as well as  their commitment to community service. Winners will receive a $500 scholarship for college. Apply/nominate by April 14, 2022. 

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Visit our winners page to see past winners of the Harry Glickman Scholar Athlete Award.

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