Thank you for joining our Decade of Friendship Gala on October 25th at the Pierre Hotel. A standing ovation to our esteemed honorees Hadassah Lieberman and Angela & Gary Retelny, and a warm thank you to Amb. Asaf Zamir, Dr. Albert Bourla and Senator Joe Lieberman for their inspirational words. Thanks to the support of friends around the world, Soroka Medical Center is one of Israel’s leading medical institutions. We thank the empowering Gala Chairs: Dr. Julie Ratner, Patti Kenner, Patinka Kopec Selman & Dr. Jay Selman; our wonderful MC, Jen Maxfield; our dedicated board members, executive staff and of course our generous guests. We couldn’t have done it without YOU!
On Monday, October 18, 2021 American Friends of Soroka Medical Center celebrated Tomorrow’s Health Today Gala at Cipriani 25 Broadway in New York City, honoring Mr. Pedro Lichtinger and Dr. Jay E. Selman. These two extraordinary leaders were recognized for their dedication to careers that advance global health and alleviating human suffering. The gala spotlighted […]
American Friends of Soroka Medical Center presents our first ever virtual Gala – Desert in Bloom – benefiting Clinical Research Breakthroughs at #Soroka! Join us for an amazing experience, featuring honorees Dr. Michael Hayden and Artist Marc Bennett, co-hosted by Michal Divon and Larry Gold with special celebrity guest appearance, Benj Pasek. Your support of Soroka’s Clinical Research Center is life saving!
Together with distinguished honorees – Ed Oates, Orna Simkhai and Dr. Julie Ratner; Board President Ruth Steinberg and the Soroka Friends Board of Directors; Gala Chairs Gillian Harding & Carlos Gutierrez Jr.; our team of volunteers and many caring friends like yourself, we shared an evening devoted to saving lives in Israel and around the world .
Thank you to those who participated in the Conquering Cancer at Soroka 6th Annual Gala, benefitting The Legacy Heritage Oncology Center and the Dr. Larry Norton Institute at Soroka
We were delighted to have had the opportunity to honor extraordinary friends of Soroka: Sonia Gardner received the David Dubinsky Humanitarian Award, presented by her sister Ruth Steinberg and brother Marc Lasry. Shouly Maslavi and Abraham Maslavi received the Fashion Industry Leadership Award, presented by David Kimiabakhsh. We also paid tribute to the legendary labor leader David Dubinsky, who mobilized the International Ladies Garment Workers Union to fund the establishment of Soroka in 1959.