Shabbat Message for March 27

March 27, 2015 | Roz Blanck

On Tuesday evening, Women’s Philanthropy held its second Annual THANKS Event for donors of $365 and more featuring special guest Jane Weitzman. The event was chaired by Amy Berlin, Nancy Shapero and Amy Shefman. 250 women attended and most gave an additional $18.00 which was used to purchase shoes (pictured here) for families in need.

The evening began (and concluded with) a pop-up shopping experience, provided by Saks Fifth Avenue, Ella Designs, Erica Kleiman Designs, Pandora and Blue Lagoon. A special pre-glow dinner followed and was attended by about 80 women who increased their 2015 Annual Campaign gift by at least $118. At the pre-glow Jane spoke about her book, Art & Sole. At the main event, Jane spoke about the value of giving to the Jewish community and her own experiences volunteering with the JDC (one of the Jewish Federation’s core overseas partners).

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