Sophia Violet Silverman, daughter of Kris and Ben Silverman, will celebrate becoming a bat mitzvah on Saturday, Jan. 21 at Congregation Or Chadash.
She is the granddaughter of Rosalyn Silverman of Lake Worth, Fla., and Linda Robertson of Tucson.
Sophie attends BASIS Tucson North and attended Tucson Hebrew Academy through fourth grade. She enjoys tennis.
For her mitzvah project, Sophie is collecting donations for Pennies for Peace to help children in Syria.