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Event Series Event Series: 2024 Snowbird

Tuesday, March 5
5:00 PM EST - 8:00 PM EST

Snowbird West Coast

In-Person Event

Cost: $54/person


Sanctuary Condo
537 Sanctuary Dr.
Longboat Key, FL 34228 United States
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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 27, 2024 | Couvert: $54/person
Dinner and Open Bar Parking Available Onsite Dietary Laws Observed
Limited space available.

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

Event Chairs
Samuel & Kathy DiBiase
Event Co-Chairs
David Sufrin & Diane Samuels

Host Committee

Dr. Phillip & Bette Balk
Ahmie & Sara Baum
David & Roberta Brody
Essie Garfinkel
Jan & Rick Henry
Carole Horowitz
Lynn & Larry Lebowitz
Stanley Levine & Barbara Weschler
Jack A. & Bernice E. Meyers
Joshua & Debbie Resnick
Judith R. Roscow
Joel & Kate Rosenthal
Edgar Snyder & Adele Sales
Andy Schaer & Judy Balk
Marlene & Art Silverman
Paul & Laurie Singer

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


Sanctuary Condo
537 Sanctuary Dr.
Longboat Key, FL 34228 United States
+ 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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