T’ruah’s 2017 Annual Gala Honoring Human Rights Heroes

EVENT DATE:

May 16, 2017

LOCATION:

New York, NY

Midtown Loft and Terrace
267 Fifth Avenue, New York City

6:45-8:45 PM

Join us for a special cocktail reception to honor and celebrate our tireless human rights heroes. Festive, cocktail attire. Kashrut will be observed.

 

 

Join the Host Committee and Help Us Honor

Our Human Rights Heroes

Not ready to join the host committee? Purchase your regular ticket here. 

2017 Honorees

Rabbi Mona Alfi
Congregation B’nai Israel, Sacramento, California
T’ruah Rabbinic Human Rights Hero Award

Rabbi Francine Roston
Glacier Jewish Community/B’nai Shalom, Whitefish, Montana
T’ruah Rabbinic Human Rights Hero Award

Hon. Shira Scheindlin (Ret.)
United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York
Raphael Lemkin Human Rights Hero Award

Rabbi J. Rolando Matalon
B’nai Jeshurun, New York, NY
T’ruah Founder Award

Join the 2017 gala host committee and purchase tickets in honor of our leaders.

Regular tickets can be purchased here. 

Photos From The 2016 Annual Gala

2017 Gala Host Committee

(currently in formation)

Healers of the World

Kathleen Peratis

Prophetic Voices

Marc Gross and Susan Ochshorn
Rabbi Leonard Sharzer

Pursuers of Justice

Rabbi Lester Bronstein
Rise Dimson and John Hatleberg
Marina P. and Stephen E. Kaufman
Michael and Alice Kuhn Foundation
Rabbi Paula Marcus and Aryeh Nanas
Rabbi Sid Schwarz and Sandy Perlstein
Rabbi Felicia L. Sol
Rabbi Susan Talve

Guardians of Justice

Rabbi Ellen Lippmann and Kathryn Conroy
Rabbi Michael Lezak
Rabbi Eric and Rabbi Jennifer Solomon
Elliott Tepperman
Judith Tuller
Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum and Randi Weingarten

Builders

Rabbi Gerald Serotta and Dr. Cindy Arnson
Rabbi Jill Jacobs and Rabbi Guy Austrian
Rabbi Pamela Wax and Chaim Bronstein
Rabbi Mark D. Cohn
Rabbi Robert and Ellen Dobrusin
Rabbi Burt Visotzky and Sandy Edelman
Rabbi Charles and Krayna Feinberg
Kohenet Judith Bat Serakh Hollander
Judea Reform Congregation, Durham NC
Rabbi Esther Lederman
Rabbi Ayelet S. Cohen and Rabbi Marc J. Margolius
Rabbi Amy Eilberg and Louis Newman
Rabbi Rachel Kahn-Troster and Dr. Paul Pelavin
Amy Schimmel
Rabbi Rebecca and Rabbi Steven Sirbu
Rabbi Rachel Grant Meyer and Sarah Strnad
Rabbi Nancy H. Wiener and Judith Tax