Migdal Ohr Holds Annual Gala Dinner in New York City on May 9, 2018

April 9, 2018 - 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 9th at The Edison Ballroom in New York City. Supporters from across the tristate area are invited to attend and raise funds for Migdal Ohr’s at-risk youth, while also honoring distinguished supporters who have contributed significantly to the success of the organization over its forty-five-year history. 

  Migdal Ohr is proud to honor Murray and Estelle Appelbaum of Monsey, New York, Dr. Steven and Cherie Starkman of Englewood, New Jersey, and Caroline Starkman, also of Englewood, New Jersey. Migdal Ohr’s founder and dean, and Israel Prize winner, Rabbi Yitzchak Dovid Grossman will present the awards and thank the honorees for their dedicated support. 

  This year’s gala theme will be a celebrating of Israel @ 70, while also marking Migdal Ohr’s 45 years of providing refuge and life-saving programs for tens of thousands of orphans and children at-risk. The evening will also feature a special musical performance by the Frisch School Choir. 

     Please call 212-397-3700 or visit www.migdalohrusa.org/2018gala to purchase tickets to the 2018 Migdal Ohr Gala Dinner.


Migdal Ohr (Tower of Light) was founded 45 years ago, and 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.