image2 (1).jpeg Shlomo Freedman, Director

 Shlomo moved to Atlanta in the summer of 2019, grew up in Bahia Blanca, Argentina, speaks 4 languages and loves to spend time with his family. After studying in the united states, he received his Rabbinical Ordination from the Chief Rabbi of Israel. As past event Coordinator for a number of international organizations Shlomo developed strong leadership and organizational skills which he now employs to develop the success of Friendship Circle.


sonia.jpgSonia Hoffman, Program & Volunteer Coordinator

Sonia Hoffman is originally from Providence, Rhode Island, but has been living in Atlanta for 6 years with her husband and 4 kids. Sonia is passionate about spreading the message that special needs children should be included and loved, just like everyone else. She is very excited to be working with Friendship Circle and hopes to bring a lot of fun and exciting new programs to the community! [email protected] 


image1 (3).jpeg Chanky Freedman, Director of Operations 

 Chanky, with her friendly and warm personality, is a perfect fit for our Family Liaison position. She spent  a year studying in Italy and a year directing programs for Chabad of Helsinki, Finland. Her passion for creating meaningful relationships led her to take the role of Director of CTeen International's New York Shabbaton where she met her husband Shlomo. Chanky is a doula and a childbirth educator.As someone who enjoys creating meaningful relationships she looks forward to meeting you!