Craft your own cocktail!

YAD Bartending Club

YAD Bartending Club

Meet at a local bar to learn how to create your own drinks!

Sam Kline

Sam Kline

YAD Philanthropy Chair


Where you’re from

Pittsburgh, PA.

What you do here in Pittsburgh professionally

Premier, Inc, as Manager of Integrated Business Strategy.

What you do personally (hobbies, etc.)

Running, trying new restaurants and breweries around Pittsburgh, travelling, serving on the Jewish Federation's YAD Board and chairing the Outreach and Engagement Committee, serving on the Hebrew Free Loan Association Board of Directors, and advising for BBYO.

Your favorite thing about Pittsburgh or in Pittsburgh

The unique characteristics of each neighborhood, and getting to experience what each has to offer.

What you’re excited for this year as part of the Outreach and Engagement committee

What I look forward to the most this year about the Outreach and Engagement Committee are the extensive array of unique events and opportunities we will be bringing to the young Jewish adults of Pittsburgh.


Upcoming Dates

There are no upcoming events at this time.


Dietary laws may not be observed at private club events.

The full inclusion of people of all abilities is a core value of the Pittsburgh Jewish Community.
Please discuss disability-related accommodations with the contact person for each event.

Karen Podorefsky, Photo by Joshua Franzos

Karen Podorefsky

Director of Young Adult Engagement & Community Collaboration

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