Rachel Abrams celebrated becoming a bat mitzvah Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, at Congregation Beth Shalom.

Her parents are Phyllis Abrams and Mitchell Abrams. Her brother is Jacob Abrams. Her grandparents are Mildred and Martin Kwatinetz and Rosalyn Abrams and the late Leon Abrams.

Rachel is in the seventh grade at Peachtree Charter Middle School, where she enjoys participating in the chorus. In her spare time, Rachel enjoys cooking, listening to music, singing and playing the guitar.

Her mitzvah project was twofold: She collected pop tabs for the Ronald McDonald House, and she volunteered at the Atlanta Community Food Bank.