Colel Chabad held its International Awards Dinner Thursday, December 17, at the Grand Ballroom of the New York Hilton.
Entitled “celebrating the linking of generations,” the dinner marked the organization’s charitable work in Israel since 1788.
Honorees included Yosef Yitzchak and Penina Popack of the Five Towns in Long Island, Matthew and Nicole Levinson, Ethan and Jamie Levinson and Albert and Shelly Antebi.
Israeli Minister Yuli Edelstein delivered the Keynote address.
Rabbi Sholom Duchman, Executive Director of Colel Chabad, enumerated the millions of dollars which were distributed to the poor and needy in Israel throughout the year, to much applause.