The Main Event
Benefits Greater Miami Jewish FederationCharity & Social Events, Gala Guide
Attracting well over 1,200 guests each year, The Main Event is the Greater Miami Jewish Federation’s largest annual community gathering, raising funds for the Annual Greater Miami Jewish Federation/UJA Campaign to help Jewish people in need in Miami, in Israel and in more than 70 other countries around the world.
This event is a “don’t-miss” occasion, with a delicious kosher cocktail reception and dinner, compelling guest speakers and a strong feeling of community spirit.
The event is being chaired by Shelly & Steven Brodie. Jeffrey Scheck is Federation Board Chair and Isaac K. “Ike” Fisher is General Campaign Chair.
For more information, visit www.JewishMiami.org or call 786-866-8437.
About Greater Miami Jewish Federation
The Mission of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation is to mobilize human and financial resources to care for those in need, strengthen Jewish life and advance the unity, values and shared purpose of the Jewish people in Miami, in Israel and around the world.
Established in 1938, Federation is a non-profit organization working to ensure that members of the community act collectively and responsibly to enrich the quality of Jewish life in the Greater Miami area and to meet the needs and safeguard the freedoms of all Jewish people.
The Annual Greater Miami Jewish Federation/UJA Campaign is the primary instrument through which donors fund a large and highly effective network of social-service, humanitarian and educational programs and agencies in Miami, in Israel and in more than 70 other countries worldwide. In addition to providing opportunities for donors wishing to ensure that their support of the Jewish community continues in perpetuity, The Foundation of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation can help to create gift plans that meet each donor’s specific philanthropic goals.
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