Lyle Yi Tumarkin, daughter of Joanna Norman and Paul Tumarkin, will celebrate becoming a bat mitzvah on Saturday, Jan. 30 at the Jewish Community Center with Congregation Chaverim.
She is the granddaughter of Linda and Gerald Tumarkin of Tucson.
Lyle attends the Civano Middle School, trains in gymnastics, and runs a small business with her partner, Lily.
For her mitzvah project, Lyle raised money for cancer research through the Relay for Life program. She is also helping to raise a guide dog puppy and serves on the board of the Paws for the Cause 4-H guide dog club in Tucson.