Walter Edward Hummell
Walter Edward Hummell, son of Amy DL and Brian Hummell of Scottsdale, will become a bar mitzvah on June 2 at Temple Kol Ami.
Grandparents are Jane Landsbaum of St. Louis; Lenny Landsbaum and Donna Moog of Scottsdale; Kandie and Jerry Olson of Salina, Kansas; and the late Ralph Hummell.
For Walter’s mitzvah project, he collected items to donate to St. Vincent de Paul’s Dream Center. He also hosted a group to volunteer in the Dream Center on May 30, to read and play games with the children who were there that evening. This was Walter’s fourth time volunteering at St. Vincent de Paul.
Walter attends Cocopah Middle School and his hobbies include playing basketball and Airsoft, watching YouTube and spending time with his family.
Julie Moriah Fox
Julie Moriah Fox, daughter of Brenda and Steven Fox of Phoenix, will become a bat mitzvah on June 9 at Congregation Beth Israel.
Grandparents are Freda Bode and David Weinstein; Jackie and Alvin Fox; and Doris Weinstein.
For her mitzvah project, Julie made dog toys and cat beds for HALO Animal Rescue and delivered them to the animals at the shelter.
Julie attends Desert Shadows Middle School, where her favorite subject is computer science. Her hobbies include reading, drawing and making crafts.