Although Sally Kaplan wasn’t born here, she considers Omaha her true home. And she’s made it quite a home: since she moved here in 1974, she has been involved with many organizations, such as the Planned Parenthood board, the Child Abuse Coalition, the Junior League, and the Child Saving Institute Board. In addition, she is the current president-elect of the Temple Israel board. She has been working in the field of child welfare since 1979.
On March 7, Project Harmony will honor Sally for her service to the community with the Kids First Award. She works both as a Forensic Interviewer for Project Harmony, and as a therapist for Jewish Family Service. JFS Director Karen Gustafson cannot say enough nice things about her: