Simon Gabriel Schachner, the son of Andrea and Sam Schachner, younger brother of Max Schachner and grandson of Marcia and Stephen Schachner, and Judy and Irwin Zimmerman will become a bar mitzvah on May 7, 2022, at Tree of Life Congregation (services held at Rodef Shalom). Simon is a seventh-grade student at Schiller Steam Academy. He is an avid LEGO builder, engineer, and is passionate about helping make the world a better place. He completed his service project, planting trees and cleaning up Frick Park, on Sunday April 24th in honor of Earth Day and to raise money for TeamSeas. Simon raised funds to clear the ocean of close to 400 pounds of trash.