The Meir Panim young leadership's Feed 5000 Campaign is raising money to provide assistance to 5000 Israeli children over Passover. Aaron Herman attends a New York fundraiser drawing more than 400 young professionals from the Tri-State area.
The Jewish Week's Aaron Herman visits the Bomb Shelter, a multi-media installation exhibit in Washington Square Park.. A siren periodically sounds and visitors to the exhibit have 15 seconds to get from where they are in the park to the shelter - the same length of time that those facing rocket attacks in Israel have to reach safety.
The Jewish Week's Aaron Herman reports from the 2011 Non-Profit Technology Conference in Washington, DC. The Schusterman Family Foundation and Darim Online hosted an affinity group session to educate Jewish professionals in using emerging technologies more effectively in their organizations.
The Jewish Week's Aaron Herman attends the 7th Annual Broadway Purim Shpiel at the Hudson Theater in NYC, benefitting the Birthright Israel Foundation. Hosted by Gilbert Gottfried the night was full of talented artists such ad Nick Adams,Kelli Barrett, Curtis Holbrook,Garrett Long,J.Elaine Marcos,Anne Nathan,Dave Attel,Kevin Earley,Mitchell Jarvis,Patti Murin and Rachel Potter.
The Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas was the setting for the 2011 TribeFest sponsored by Jewish Federations of North America and attended by 1,200 young Jews from around the country, and The Jewish Week was there.
The Jewish Week's Aaron Herman checks out the Taking Back Zionism event in in New York City, with over 1,000 young Jewish professionals showing their love and support for Israel. The event was sponsored by the Birthright Israel Alumni Community.