Migdal Ohr Holds Annual Gala Dinner in New York City on May 10, 2017

March 29, 2017 - New York, NY - Migdal Ohr, Israel’s premier education-focused organization for underprivileged, orphaned, abused and new immigrant children, will hold its Annual Gala Dinner on Wednesday, May 10th at Convene in New York City. Supporters from across the tristate area were invited to attend and raise funds to “Un-Risk an At-Risk Israeli Child,” while also honoring distinguished supporters who have contributed significantly to the success of the organization over its nearly forty-five year history.

     Migdal Ohr is proud to recognize four honorees at this annual event. Mother-daughter duo Marilyn Sopher and Lisa Sopher-Deutsch of Riverdale, New York and New York City (respectively) will be receiving the Midor L’Dor Generations Award. Dr. Chaim & Anne Bernstein of Lawrence, New York will be receiving the Tower of Light Award. Shalom & Megan Auerbach, also of Lawrence, New York, will be receiving the inaugural Bayit Ne’eman B’Yisrael - Bridal Fund Award. Tzvi Solomon of Teaneck, New Jersey, will be receiving the Lev Tov Young Leadership Award.

     The evening will pay tribute to these supporters and will also include a special program featuring Migdal Ohr’s Founder & Dean and Israel Prize winner, Rabbi Yitzchak Dovid Grossman. Emmy-winning NY1 News Reporter Michael Herzenberg will be the Master of Ceremonies.

     Please call 212-397-3700 or visit www.migdalohrusa.org/2017gala http://www.migdalohrusa.org/2017gala to purchase tickets to the 2017 Migdal Ohr Gala Dinner.

Founded 45 years ago, Migdal Ohr (Tower of Light) serves nearly 12,000 Jewish children and young adults across Israel annually, through its three main education campuses and 160 youth clubs. Providing a loving home, free top-tier education, and life-changing programs to at-risk youth, Migdal Ohr is dedicated to making a difference in the future of Israel.