Eva Rosa Friedlander, daughter of Eugenia and Dr. Robert Friedlander, will become a bat mitzvah at Rodef Shalom Congregation at 10 a.m. on Oct. 22, 2022. Eva is the sibling of Henry and Alexandra Friedlander and the granddaughter of Myra and Isaac Friedlander of Caracas, Venezuela and Eva and Spilios Balodimas of Athens, Greece. Eva is an eighth grader at Shady Side Academy and writes for the literary magazine, acts in the school musical and is on the staff of an international teen podcast. She loves anything creative and to use her voice for positive change. In her spare time, Eva makes jewelry. This past summer, she taught jewelry making to refugees here in Pittsburgh.