Friends of the Center Brunch
Join us for this Year's Brunch!
Sunday, March 5, 2017
10:00 am at the MJCC
Special Guest: Yosef Abramowitz
Also honoring new inductees to the Oregon Jewish Sports Hall of Fame and presenting the Harry Glickman Scholar Athlete Awards.
Yosef Abramowitz: Energized to Change the World Through Solar
Yosef I. Abramowitz, an American-Israeli human rights activist, educator, and entrepreneur is recognized as one of the pioneers of the solar energy industry in both Israel and East Africa. Named by CNN as one of the six top global “Green Pioneers,” by PV Tech as “one of the most inspiring solar CEOs” worldwide, and as Person of the Year by the Israel National Business and Energy Conference, Abramowitz is co-founder of the Arava Power Company, Israel’s leading solar developer. Nominated three times for the Nobel Peace Prize, Abramowitz heads Energiya Global Capital, an impact investment platform that provides healthy returns to investors while advancing the environmental and humanitarian goals of providing affordable green power to underserved populations as a fundamental human right.
Award Winners + Inductees
Harry Glickman Scholar Athlete Award Recipients
Jacob Adler and Claire Rosenfeld
2017 Oregon Jewish Sports Hall of Fame Inductees
Sam Rotenberg andGary Rubin
Glen Coblens, Josh Frankel, Steve "Sudsy" Friedman
Event Co-Chairs: Jeff and Anne Nudelman
Emcee: Sarah Glass
Committee: Amy Blauer, Joshua Frankel, Janie Goldenberg, Sarah Korach, Cyndi Nolan, Erica Press, Steve “Rosy” Rosenberg, Jerry Sadis
Individuals: $54 each ($29 is tax-deductible)
Age 36 and under: $36 each ($11 is tax-deductible) Limited number available
Ages 12-18: Free (Reservation required)
Tables: $432 for 8 people ($232 is tax-deductible)
Complimentary childcare available: ages 6 mo. - 12 yrs.Space is limited.
RSVP required by Feb. 22.
Proceeds benefit the Mittleman Jewish Community Center