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Sylvia Daren, American poet. Recipient Honorary Member of America Legion, American Legion, 1933, Honoree- This is Your Life, Oakland B'nai B'rith, 1959, Honoree, Organization of people Undaunted by Stroke, 1976, United Jewish Appeal & Federation of Jewish Philanthropies, 1976, Jewish National Fund Temple Emeth, 0955—2003, Member award, B'nai B'rith District 5, Woman of Achievement award, Women's League of Conservative Judaism, 2005.


Daren, Sylvia was born on April 2, 1920 in New York City. Daughter of Louis Millman and Rose Beresnoger.


Student, graduate High School, 1937.


Lecturer Singles Group, New York City. Poet laureat Temple Emeth. Board member & by-law co-chair Temple Emeth Sisterhood.

Instalation Chairman Gold Coast Cancer Research of Palm Greens, Women's Club of Palm Green. Fund raising chair Delray B'nai B'rith. Poet and Mistress of Ceremonies Palm Greens Entertainers.

Actor, poet, story teller Yiddish Club of Palm Greens.


  • Other Work

    • Author (childrens poetry): Moses, The Hebrew Giant. Author: (poetry book) How I Earned My Bachelor of Life Degree --You Can COunt Your Credits Too !!!. Author: (plays and poetry) various including Temple Emeth of Delray Beach (Poet Laureat).

      Co-director: Oakland Senior Citizens -Oakland Jewish Center, 1962-1980. Editor (newspaper): Palms West O.R.T. Actor(co-author): (plays) My Unfair Lady.


Leader Girl Scouts of America, Queens, New York, 1953—1954. Volunteer Creedmore Hospital. Vice president and trustee, advisory girls, fund raising, community service, jewish education, Aid to Israel for Queens, volunteer B'nai B'rith, Bayside, 1953—2003, various Florida, 1953—2003.

Founder Marsha Daren Fund Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Long Island, 1975—1989. Member of Bowling League, B'nai B'rith.


  • Other Interests

    Poetry, acting, bowling, golf, volunteering.


Married Joseph Daren, December 24, 1939. Children: Edythe Hepner, Marsha.

Louis Millman

Rose Beresnoger

Joseph Daren

Edythe Hepner Daren

Marsha Daren