By COLlive Reporter
Photos: Levi Percia/COLlive
Tzivos Hashem held their 32nd Annual Dinner and Jewish Kids got Talent Competition finals Monday evening at the Hilton Hotel in New York City.
9 finalists presented their talents to the guests in attendance, who voted for their favorites.
Hosted by comedian Modi, entertainment included Mentalist Marc Salem and a musical performance by Jewish Star 2012 Junior Winner Dovid Moskovits, accompanied by the Freilach band.
Remarks were given by Rabbi Yerachmiel Benjaminson, Director of Tzivos Hashem, and Dr. Marcia Wilf, who dedicated the evening in memory of her parents Ruth and Saul Robbins.
Rabbi Benjaminson thanked Yossi Popack, Chairman of the Board of Tzivos Hashem and Elie Furst, the Dinner Chairman, for their dedication to the organization.
The winners were Mendy and Levi Konikov from Orlando, Florida, who performed a magic show, Jaydon Levitt from S. Diego, Ca, who advocates for and volunteeers with children with special needs, and Mordechai Razrieli of Kfar Chabad, Israel, who set his mind to living a healthy, meaningful life, and lost 20 lbs.
The grand prize winner for a trip to Israel sponsored by EL AL was Jaydon Levitt.
Other finalists were Eli Leinkram of Sydney Australia, Yitzy Muller of Ilford, England, the Gilboa Brothers from Pittsburgh, PA, Esther Tova Muhlmann of Longmeadow, MA, Cameron Cohen of Brentwood, CA and Yossi Slavin of S. Clemente, CA.