Ezra Raphael, son of Pam and Tuan “Butch” Raphael of Phoenix, will become a bar mitzvah on Oct. 6, 2018 at Beth El Congregation.
Grandparents are Ann and Mel Polunsky of Phoenix and Jody and Alan Raphael of Oak Park, Illinois.
Ezra attends the Arizona School for the Arts. His hobbies include dancing and playing the piano and ukelele.
For his mitzvah project, Ezra volunteered to read to children at U-Mom.