On Sunday, January 6, the community came out in force to support the essential work of Achiezer. The gala, chaired by Uri Dreifus, Dr. Azriel Hirschfeld, and Adam Okun, was dedicated in loving memory of Dr. Richie Friedman, z’l.
Always seeking new ways to assist, the Lowinger, Keilson, Rosenman, and Zafir families installed the Edith Lowinger, a’h, Achiezer Volunteer Network. Yossy and Miriam Lea Ungar were honored with the Pillars of Chesed award.
Drs. Martin Kessler and Ari Hoschander, partners at KH Plastic Surgery, PC, were honored with the Excellence in Medicine award. Michael H Goldberg, executive director of Long Island Jewish Medical Center-Northwell Health, was honored with Man of the Year. Shalom and Leah Jaroslawicz were honored with the Young Leadership Award.