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KOSHER FOOD & WINE MIAMI 2018

The event of the year is almost here!

Come experience the rich and savory flavors of South Florida’s top kosher caterers and restaurants! Highlighting over 400 of the worlds greatest wines and 40 top culinary experts, Kosher Food and Wine Miami is a culinary experience not to be forgotten.

Hosted at the prestigious Turnberry Isle Miami in Aventura, over 1,000 attendees gather to taste the most exquisite and delightful flavors South Florida’s tastebuds have been acquainted with. Long-time classics, cult favorites, and some up-and-coming wines will be presented for tasting.

And what’s wine without awesome cuisine? Sample signature dishes and sweet treats while you mingle, socialize, and network in an upscale venue with an energetic nightlife ambiance. Can't wait to see you there!

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WIZO Florida Annual Opening Campaign 2018

An opportunity to listen to one of the most passionate advocates of human rights – journalist, writer and former politician from Barcelona Pilar Rahola will tell us about her recent visit to Israel and our changing world!

As an added bonus, enjoy the journey of Professor Nelly Alia-Klein, Ph.D., from her years at WIZO Hadassim boarding school to becoming Co-chief of Neuropsychoimaging of Addiction and Related Conditions (NARC). A story with a twist!

Don't miss out on this unforgettable Evening!

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WIZO Florida Annual Gala 2018

This year is a very special year because we are CELEBRATING the 70th Anniversary of our cherished State of Israel!! On Wednesday, January 31, 2018, we are presenting Mercedes Ivcher, Founding President of WIZO USA, the first ever WIZO FLORIDA LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD. Mercedes has dedicated her entire life to WIZO and the State of Israel. But her success and achievements are not hers alone, you all, in some way helped and supported her through the years as volunteers, donors or friends. Your presence and support has always been part of her success as a WIZO leader. Let’s all honor her well-deserved recognition award all together. Your presence or participation will make a tremendous difference on her special night. Sharing the stage with Mercedes are the following remarkable guests: Staff Sergeant of the IDF Paratrooper Unit, Sorin Hershcu, receiving the Ot Ha’Gevurah award for his distinguished participation during Operation Entebee. Salo Esquenazi, receiving the Man of the Year Award for his unwavering support of his wife Stephanie, who has dedicated many years to helping WIZO Florida. Yehoram Gaon, Israel’s favorite Singer, closing the evening with a unique musical presentation. We have a few more surprises in store for you, so please join us on January 31! It will be an evening of celebrations that promises to be meaningful to all of us and is dedicated to an important charitable cause held very dear to our hearts. To purchase tickets visit www.wizofl.org/gala2018

WIZO Florida Annual Gala 2018

This year is a very special year because we are CELEBRATING the 70th Anniversary of our cherished State of Israel!! On Wednesday, January 31, 2018, we are presenting Mercedes Ivcher, Founding President of WIZO USA, the first ever WIZO FLORIDA LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD. Mercedes has dedicated her entire life to WIZO and the State of Israel. But her success and achievements are not hers alone, you all, in some way helped and supported her through the years as volunteers, donors or friends. Your presence and support has always been part of her success as a WIZO leader. Let’s all honor her well-deserved recognition award all together. Your presence or participation will make a tremendous difference on her special night. Sharing the stage with Mercedes are the following remarkable guests: Staff Sergeant of the IDF Paratrooper Unit, Sorin Hershcu, receiving the Ot Ha’Gevurah award for his distinguished participation during Operation Entebee. Salo Esquenazi, receiving the Man of the Year Award for his unwavering support of his wife Stephanie, who has dedicated many years to helping WIZO Florida. Yehoram Gaon, Israel’s favorite Singer, closing the evening with a unique musical presentation. We have a few more surprises in store for you, so please join us on January 31! It will be an evening of celebrations that promises to be meaningful to all of us and is dedicated to an important charitable cause held very dear to our hearts. To purchase tickets or place an ad visit www.wizofl.org/gala2018

WIZO Florida's Annual Opening Campaign 2017

This year our keynote speaker is Brigitte Gabriel and our distinguished honoree is Rabbi Shmuley Boteach. Brigitte Gabriel is the Founder and President of Act for America. She is one of the leading national security experts in the world -providing information and analysis on the rise of Islamic terrorism. Ms. Gabriel lectures about national security and current affairs. Her expertise is sought after by world and business leaders. She has addressed the United Nations, the Australian Prime Minister, members of the British Parliament/House of Commons, members of the United States Congress, the Pentagon, the FBI, and many others. In addition, she is also a regular guest analyst on Fox News Channel, CNN, MSNBC, and various radio stations daily across America. She serves on the board of advisers of the Intelligence Summit. Brigitte Gabriel is the author of two New York Times Best Sellers, BECAUSE THEY HATE and THEY MUST BE STOPPED. She has been named one of the top 50 most prominent speakers in America. Ms. Gabriel speaks Arabic, French, English and Hebrew.

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, “America’s Rabbi,” whom The Washington Post and Newsweek call “the most famous Rabbi in America,” is for many the face of Judaism in the modern world and one of the world’s most respected values and spiritual voices. He is one of the leading defenders of Israel and appears as a regular guest in international media outlets. Rabbi Shmuley is also one of the world’s most respected and oft-quoted relationship experts. An international best-selling author of 31 books, Rabbi Shmuley's works have been serialized in major international publications and translated into 20 languages.

Mark your calendars for October 25th, 2017.

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WIZO Florida's Annual Opening Campaign

This year our keynote speaker is Brigitte Gabriel and our distinguished honoree is Rabbi Shmuley Boteach. Brigitte Gabriel is the Founder and President of Act for America. She is one of the leading national security experts in the world -providing information and analysis on the rise of Islamic terrorism. Ms. Gabriel lectures about national security and current affairs. Her expertise is sought after by world and business leaders. She has addressed the United Nations, the Australian Prime Minister, members of the British Parliament/House of Commons, members of the United States Congress, the Pentagon, the FBI, and many others. In addition, she is also a regular guest analyst on Fox News Channel, CNN, MSNBC, and various radio stations daily across America. She serves on the board of advisers of the Intelligence Summit. Brigitte Gabriel is the author of two New York Times Best Sellers, BECAUSE THEY HATE and THEY MUST BE STOPPED. She has been named one of the top 50 most prominent speakers in America. Ms. Gabriel speaks Arabic, French, English and Hebrew.

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, “America’s Rabbi,” whom The Washington Post and Newsweek call “the most famous Rabbi in America,” is for many the face of Judaism in the modern world and one of the world’s most respected values and spiritual voices. He is one of the leading defenders of Israel and appears as a regular guest in international media outlets. Rabbi Shmuley is also one of the world’s most respected and oft-quoted relationship experts. An international best-selling author of 31 books, Rabbi Shmuley's works have been serialized in major international publications and translated into 20 languages.

Mark your calendars for October 25th, 2017.

To purchase tickets visit: www.wizofl.org/ecommerce/openingcampaign2017

WIZO Florida's Annual Opening Campaign

This year our keynote speaker is Brigitte Gabriel and our distinguished honoree is Rabbi Shmuley Boteach. Brigitte Gabriel is the Founder and President of Act for America. She is one of the leading national security experts in the world -providing information and analysis on the rise of Islamic terrorism. Ms. Gabriel lectures about national security and current affairs. Her expertise is sought after by world and business leaders. She has addressed the United Nations, the Australian Prime Minister, members of the British Parliament/House of Commons, members of the United States Congress, the Pentagon, the FBI, and many others. In addition, she is also a regular guest analyst on Fox News Channel, CNN, MSNBC, and various radio stations daily across America. She serves on the board of advisers of the Intelligence Summit. Brigitte Gabriel is the author of two New York Times Best Sellers, BECAUSE THEY HATE and THEY MUST BE STOPPED. She has been named one of the top 50 most prominent speakers in America. Ms. Gabriel speaks Arabic, French, English and Hebrew.

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, “America’s Rabbi,” whom The Washington Post and Newsweek call “the most famous Rabbi in America,” is for many the face of Judaism in the modern world and one of the world’s most respected values and spiritual voices. He is one of the leading defenders of Israel and appears as a regular guest in international media outlets. Rabbi Shmuley is also one of the world’s most respected and oft-quoted relationship experts. An international best-selling author of 31 books, Rabbi Shmuley's works have been serialized in major international publications and translated into 20 languages.

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WIZO's Annual Gala "Jerusalem Forever."

This year's Gala Theme is "Jerusalem Forever." It will take place on February 9, 2017. We will be celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Reunification of Jerusalem. This year's honoree is Ruthy Benoliel, WIZO Florida Chairperson 2012-2016. The Keynote Speaker is Ambassador Danny Danon, Israel's Permanent Representative to the United Nations. WIZO Award Recipients: Joelle and Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, President and Founder of the International Fellowship of Christian and Jews for Humanity, Tal Brody, Israel's Goodwill Ambassador and Dr. Yitzak Yifat, Retired IDF paratrooper who fought during the Six Day War; photographed on the iconic image depicting the moment of the reunification of Jerusalem. WIZO Man of the Year: Steven Dunn. With the Distinguished Performance of The Second Avenue Jewish Chorale. 305-861-8860 | www.wizofl.org/annual-gala