Lynda Kraar

Liasion

Lynda Kraar is the Liaison to Friends of Shenkar. She is an experienced, successful frontline major gifts fundraiser, individual giving strategist and relationship builder. Lynda’s specialties are long-term strategic planning, fund raising support and event planning in the non-profit sector. Lynda has raised millions of philanthropic funds that have helped build institutions of higher learning in Israel.

A professional musician all her adult life, Lynda is also a longtime participant in Musicians on Call, a nationwide non-profit network of musicians who perform in hospitals and other health care facilities. She has taught guitar and bass for decades. She is an alumna of the Jewish People’s Philharmonic Chorus (NYC), New York’s oldest Yiddish-language choir. She is also a former member of the New York Continuo Collective where she played renaissance lute.

Lynda Kraar