Migdal Ohr Holds Annual Gala Dinner in New York City on June 6, 2016

May 4, 2016 - New York, NY - Migdal Ohr, Israel’s premier organization for underprivileged, orphaned, abused and new immigrant children, will hold its Annual Gala Dinner on Monday, June 6th at Tribeca 360 in New York City. This year’s event will honor distinguished supporters who have contributed significantly to the success of the organization over its forty-three year history.

Migdal Ohr is proud to recognize our Honorees Dr. Arthur Henry & Adina Gerber of Lawrence, New York and Louis & Anat Menaged of New York City for their unwavering commitment and dedication to Migdal Ohr’s children-in-need. Rabbi Allen and Alisa Schwartz, also of New York City, will be receiving the Rabbinic Partnership Award.

The evening will pay tribute to these couples and will also include a special program featuring Migdal Ohr’s Founder and Dean and 2004 Israel Prize winner, Rabbi Yitzchak Dovid Grossman. Prominent criminal defense attorney and outspoken advocate on behalf of Israel and the greater Jewish community Benjamin Brafman, Esq. will be the Master of Ceremonies. Additionally, we are excited to announce that two 11th grade Migdal Ohr students who are enrolled in the Mevashlim L’Atid “Cooking Up a Future” program will be attending this year’s Gala and working with the caterer to prepare a special dish for the guests.

This year’s Gala co-chairs include Jeff and Shira Eisenberg of Lawrence, New York, and Jordana and Adam Grunfeld of New York City.

Please call 212-397-3700 or visit http://www.migdalohrusa.org/2016gala to purchase tickets to the 2016 Migdal Ohr Gala Dinner.

Founded over 43 years ago, Migdal Ohr (Tower of Light) serves nearly 12,000 Jewish children and young adults across Israel annually, through its 160 youth clubs and three main education campuses. Providing free, essential services including education, housing, clothing and food, medical care and counseling to at-risk youth, Migdal Ohr is dedicated to making a difference in the future of Israel.