A scholarship is being created for HUC-JIR rabbinical students from the Chicago area, in honor of fourteen area Rabbis:
There will be a dessert reception celebrating the rabbis and the creation of the scholarship April 3, 2008 at 7:30 pm at Beth Emet-The Free Synagogue, 1224 Dempster St. Evanston, Illinois.
Rabbi David Ellenson, Ph.D., President of HUC-JIR, will recognize the rabbis in attendance for their decades of devoted service to the Jewish people. Rabbi Peter Knobel, President of the Central Conference of American Rabbis will also participate.
Contributions are currently being accepted for the scholarship fund. To make a contribution in honor of one or more of the rabbis, and to make a reservation for the reception, please contact Phyllis Volan at (513) 487-3032 or firstname.lastname@example.org.