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Event Series Event Series: 2024 Snowbird

Tuesday, February 13
5:00 PM EST - 8:00 PM EST

Snowbird East Coast

In-Person Event

Cost: $54/person


Woodfield Country Club
3650 Club Place
Boca Raton, FL 33496
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As the war in Israel continues, we recognize the importance of having a safe space to gather and would like to invite our community to our upcoming events.

Join your fellow snowbirds for an evening discussing Israel and Jewish community security.

Join your fellow snowbirds to hear Gefsky Community Scholar Rabbi Danny Schiff speak about his personal experience living in Israel after the October 7th attack. Rabbi Schiff has two children currently serving in the IDF and intelligence services.

Additionally, Director of Community Security Shawn Brokos will discuss the rise in antisemitism and the ripple effect of the war in Israel on security in Pittsburgh.

Event Speakers

Rabbi Danny SchiffH. Arnold and Adrien B. Gefsky
Community Scholar

Rabbi Dr. Danny Schiff

Community Security

Shawn A. Brokos

Kindly RSVP by February 2, 2024 | Couvert: $54/person
Dinner and Open Bar Valet Parking Onsite Dietary Laws Observed

Invited are donors who make a minimum commitment of $1,000 to the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh’s 2024 Community Campaign.

Event Chairs
Norman & Gail Childs
Event Co-Chairs
Mitchell & Rhonda Letwin

Host Committee

Cheryl Gerson Americus
David & Sheri Letwin Berk
Nancy & Bill Berkowitz
Roberta A. Caplan
Stanford & Marian Ungar Davis
Elliot & Laura Dinkin
Mark & Sandy Goldberg
Martin & Sally Goldhaber
Peter & Robin Gordon
Dodi Walker Gross & Dr. Daniel Edelstone
Barney & Susan Guttman
Dr. Dennis & Linda Hurwitz
David & Phyllis Kimel
Rachel H. Marcus
Amy Morgan
Lisa & Lee Oleinick
Rae-Gayle & Mitchell Pakler
Barbara & Lester Parker
Dr. Bruce & Jane Rollman
Paul & Shereen Rosenberg
Dr. Michael & Barbara Schneider
Bob & Lori Shure
Howard & Joanie Snyder
Lynn J. Snyderman & Lewis N. Hyman
Dr. Alan & Fern Steckel
Dr. Joseph & Marilyn Turner
Richard & Suzanne P. Wagner
Arlene & Dr. Richard Weisman


Join us the following day for a post-October 7 debrief with Gefsky Community Scholar Rabbi Danny Schiff.


Woodfield Country Club
3650 Club Place
Boca Raton, FL 33496
+ Google Map



Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh

Full inclusion is a core value of Jewish Pittsburgh. The Jewish Federation welcomes invitees of all abilities, backgrounds, races, religious affiliations, sexual orientations and gender identities. Please discuss accessibility accommodations with the contact person for this event.

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