Join us at
Congregation B’nai Jeshurun
270 W. 89th St., New York City at 6:45PM
or on Zoom at 7:15PM ET

Kosher dinner provided / Attire is festive

Raphael Lemkin Human Rights Award

For decades of leadership as a known force across all corners of the human rights landscape.

Founder’s Award

For his prophetic leadership as part of the founding generation of T’ruah rabbis and cantors.

Rabbinic Human Rights Hero Award

For her moral leadership as one of the most outspoken and widely respected voices of her generation on Judaism and justice.

Rabbinic Human Rights Hero Award

For decades of devotion to a multi-issue rabbinate, animated by the Torah of justice.

Lifetime Achievement Award

For nearly forty years of leading a congregation that prioritizes interfaith community-building, refugee resettlement, and human rights for all people.

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Host Committee

(In formation)

Honorary Chair

Sally Gottesman
Marina and Stephen Kaufman
Sara and Andrew Litt
Masimo Foundation
Lois Whitman

Healers of the World

Jeannie Blaustein, Ph.D, D. Ministry


Suzanne Schecter and Todd Ruback

Prophetic Voices

Susan Bernstein
Ruth Messinger and Andrew Lachman
Emily Sack and Robert Schloss
Cindy Shulak-Rome and Dan Rome
Ted and Nina Wells

Righteous Ones

Adas Israel Congregation
Russell Shaw and Rabbi Shira Stutman
Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum and Randi Weingarten

Pursuers of Justice

Eric Sloan and Dominique Bravo
The Katz Family
James Klutznick
Lisa S. Kohn
Rabbi Esther Lederman
Rabbi Paula Marcus
Marc Gross and Susan Ochshorn
Seth and Joan Rosen
Rabbi Beth Singer and Rabbi Jonathan Singer
Rabbis Eric and Jenny Solomon
Judith Tuller
Rabbi Daniel and Louise Zemel

Guardians of Justice

Rachel and Nathan Bearman
Kate and Isaac Forman
Suzanne and Robert O’Hatnick
Rabbi Roly Matalon and Talia Hatzor
Riva Silverman and Abram Heisler
Anita Altman and Gil Kulick
Jeanney Kutner
Susana Leval
Elyssa and Rabbi Joel Mosbacher
Matt McCann
Gary and Donna Naftalis
Rabbi Elliott Tepperman and Sarah O’Leary
Rabbi Sid Schwarz and Sandy Perlstein
John J. Pinto and Children
Hannah and Brian Romick
Rabbi Les Bronstein and Cantor Benjie Schiller
Evely Laser Shlensky
The Sirkin Family
Rabbi Felicia L. Sol
Audrey Weiner and Jeffrey Solomon
Rabbi Toba Spitzer
Rabbis Nancy Kasten and David Stern
Betsy and Rabbi David Teutsch
Rabbi Victor and Marilyn Urecki
Janet and Michael Victorson


Rabbi Jill Jacobs and Rabbi Guy Austrian
Vicki Weber and David Behrman
Nahma Nadich and David Belcourt
Dr. Jessica Brown and James A. Brown
Rabbi Ellen Lippmann and Dr. Kathryn Conroy
Marci and Marc Dollinger
Rabbi Tirzah Firestone and David Friedman
Chayim and Judy Herzig-Marx
Nancy and Ed Kopf
Rabbi Claudia Kreiman
Rabbi Ken Chasen and Allison Lee
Rabbis Noa Kushner and Michael Lezak
Rabbi Judith Edelstein and Jim Meier
Rabbi Rachel Kahn-Troster and Paul Pelavin
Rabbi Linda Potemken
Jennifer Safian and Howard Rich
David Rintels and Victoria Riskin
Lisa Schneier
Dr. Cindy Arnson and Rabbi Gerry Serotta
Rabbi Becky Silverstein and Naomi Sobel
Jeremy Brochin and Rabbi Reena Spicehandler
Rabbi Rachel Timoner
Rabbi Deborah Waxman
Shira Zemel

Thank you to this year’s Gala Ambassadors

Sarah Chandler
Krayna Feinberg
Sarah Feinberg
Isaac and Kate Forman
Andrew Kaufman
Doug and Jen Kaufman
Rabbi Judy Greenberg

Ed and Nancy Kopf
Rabbi Amichai Lau Lavie
Sara Litt
Rabbi Roly Matalon
Lynn and Stephen Meyer
Nahma Nadich
Suzanne O’Hatnick
Dr. Eric and Cyndi Persily

Hannah Romick
Cantor Jessi Roemer
Cindy Shulak-Rome
Rabbi Elliott Tepperman
Michael and Janet Victorson
Rachel Weintraub
Shira Zemel

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