Youth OF THE YEAR
Temple Sholom of Flatbush
Gabrielle Louise Levine is a seventh grader at Marine Park Junior High School. She is an excellent student who enjoys all her classes, has an affinity for science and Spanish, and volunteers to help teachers throughout the school as an office monitor. Gabrielle is an avid reader, sometimes finishing an entire book a day. Gabrielle loves art, creative writing, baking and acting. Gabrielle loves to perform in plays and musicals with the local performing arts studio, Take a Bow Performing Arts Center. After performing as Augustus Gloop in Willy Wonka (2018), and Chef Louis in the Little Mermaid (2019), Gabrielle earned the lead role of Peter Pan (2020).
Gabrielle loves to volunteer with Repair the World/UJA where she has helped community-based organizations that serve homeless, disadvantaged and food insecure populations around NYC. She has raised almost $2000 for her American Heart Association fundraiser created in memory of her grandmother, Paula Engel. Gabrielle is a loving big sister to Ava. She loves biking, playing with her dog Astoria, and spending time with family.
Gabrielle enjoys learning about Jewish history and traditions at the Zelda and Herman Schwartz Hebrew School. She loves her community of friends and teachers, enjoys blowing the shofar at high holiday services, and decorating the sukkah, as well as participating in holiday festivities and events throughout the year. Gabrielle is honored to be chosen as Student of the Year by the Temple Sholom Men’s Club. Support Gabrielle Levine by placing an ad in her honor.