Posts Tagged ‘ORT’

ORT to Receive “Let Freedom Ring” Award

ORT, the largest global educational network driven by Jewish values, will be honored with the prestigious humanitarian “Let Freedom Ring” Award, presented by Rainbow/PUSH, an organization formed as a merger of two non-profit organizations founded by Jesse Jackson — Operation PUSH (People United to Save Humanity) and the National Rainbow Coalition. The organization pursues social…

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Camp Hermelin attendee balances on Jacob’s Ladder.

Camp Hermelin Raised Nearly $65,000

ORT celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Camp Hermelin fundraiser at the home of Doreen Hermelin in mid-September. More than 700 kids, parents and grandparents reconnected with camp friends and staff while enjoying a variety of activities run by 11 local camps and 10 activity-based businesses. Event co-chairs Carole BenEzra, Melissa Feldman and Shayna Levine,…

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The new SHE space

Sharon’s Got A Brand New Bag

Susan Peck Special to the Jewish News The owner of SHE boutiques celebrates 10 years in business with a modern new space. Cities like Paris, London and New York will always be destinations for the bona fide fashion hunter. Thanks to Sharon Eisenshtadt’s SHE boutiques, fashionistas in Metro Detroit can have the same shopping experience…

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Elizabeth Merzin of West Bloomfield, Madeline Byrne of Frazer, Monica Merzin of West Bloomfield and photographer John Hardwick of Royal Oak

Faces & Places – Rub-a-Dub, Shalom Club And Detroit River Cruise

Check out this gallery of photos from ORT’s Rub-a-Dub fundraiser, The Shalom Club and the Annual Detroit River Cruise! Rub-a-Dub ORT Michigan’s largest fundraiser, Rub-a-Dub, took place Aug. 21 at Franklin Hills Country Club and drew 550 guests. The event raised more than $1.7 million, making it the most successful yet. More than $62,000 was…

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ORT And The City: Fundraiser Generates More Than $100,000

For the third year running, supporters of ORT attended the “ORT and the City” fundraiser to celebrate art, culture and ORT. Held on May 18 in Shed 5 at Eastern Market, nearly 400 attendees gathered for an evening of cocktails and a strolling dinner served via food trucks. A silent auction featured chairs designed by…

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