2013 AIFL Israel Day at the NYSE
AIFL to honor Sheldon G. Adelson, Dr. Miriam Adelson, Ishay Davidi
America-Israel Friendship League to honor
Sheldon G. Adelson, Dr. Miriam Adelson, and Ishay Davidi Monday, October 21 in New York City
New York, NY (September 23, 2013) - The America-Israel Friendship League 2013 Partners for Democracy Awards Dinner will be held on Monday, October 21, 2013 at The Plaza Hotel in New York City it was announced by Kenneth J. Bialkin, Chairman of the Board of AIFL.
Mr. Bialkin added, "We are honored that our honorees are Sheldon G. Adelson and Dr. Miriam Adelson from Las Vegas, and Ishay Davidi, from Israel. Our three honorees are widely respected for their philanthropic activities in both the United States and Israel. "
Sheldon Adelson is Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Las Vegas Sands Corp. Mr. Adelson is a passionate defender of Israel and helps fund many pro-Israel causes including Birthright Israel.
Dr. Miriam Adelson is a leading physician and expert in drug addiction. She is the founder of the Dr. Miriam and Sheldon G. Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse Treatment and Research in Las Vegas, NV and Israel.
Ishay Davidi is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of FIMI Opportunity Funds which is Israel's largest private equity investment firm. Mr. Davidi has been a long-time supporter of various medical institutions and organizations focused on children in need.
Ambassador Dan Gillerman, who is the Chairman of the Israel Board of the AIFL, will chair the dinner. Natan Sharansky, chairman of the Jewish Agency for Israel, and Prof. Elie Wiesel, will participate in the program, which will include a special video message from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
AIFL 2013 Partners for Democracy Awards Dinner
Date: Monday, October 21, 2013
Where: The Plaza Hotel in New York, NY
To attend this dinner as a member of the press please contact Harris Vederman at
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Save the Date - AIFL Israel day at the New York Stock Exchange
SAVE THE DATE
AIFL Israel Day at the New York Stock Exchange
DATE: Monday, October 21, 2013
Time: 8 AM
SPACE IS LIMITED!
Due to the overwhelming response for last year's highly successful program please make sure to pre-register today so we can reserve a spot for you.
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