ADL to honor five Fairfield County community leaders.
By Cindy Mindell ~
UJA/Federation of Eastern Fairfield County, in cooperation with the Jewish Federation Association of Connecticut (JFACT), will be the sponsoring community for this year’s official State Holocaust commemoration. The program will take place on Friday, Apr. 20 at 11 a.m. in the State Senate Chambers in Hartford. Cont.
‘Hatikvah’ in the Holocaust
The Anti-Defamation League honored Bonnie Slyn and David Ball, Anita Schorr, and Julie and Robert Haroun at ADL’s 2013 Upper Fairfield County Award Reception and Centennial Gala at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, November 10, in Westport
Ms. Schorr is among the youngest Holocaust survivors in a population that is diminishing daily. Her courage helped her to survive at a number of concentration camps.. Cont
Anita Schorr was awarded the ‘Exceptional Leader Award’ by Senator Richard Blumenthal, the ‘Distinguished Community Leadership Award’ by Governor Nancy Wyman, and the State of Connecticut General Assembly Official Citation. These recognitions were celebrated during the ADL Centennial Gala.
by Sara Jones, Corpwell Media.