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Neil Portnow, President/Ceo of The Recording Academy®, to be Honored as UJA-Federation of New York’s Music Visionary of The Year

April 14, 2014

NEW YORK (April 14, 2014) — UJA-Federation of New York will honor Neil Portnow, President/CEO of The Recording Academy®, at its Music Visionary of the Year Award Luncheon on Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at The Pierre in Manhattan.  UJA-Fede… Read more

UJA-Federation of New York Mobilizes Westchester Women for Hurricane Sandy Day of Service

April 10, 2014

More than a dozen volunteers from Harrison-Purchase community repair still-damaged home in Long Island (April 11, 2014, ISLAND PARK, NY) — More than a dozen volunteers from UJA-Federation of New York’s Harrison-Purchase community helped to re… Read more

Rob Marcus, Time Warner Cable’s Chairman and CEO, Honored at UJA-Federation of New York’s Entertainment Division Signature Event

April 9, 2014

Willie Geist served as M.C.; James Taylor performed April 9, 2014, New York, NY — More than 300 entertainment industry executives gathered to honor Rob Marcus at UJA-Federation of New York’s Leadership Awards Dinner. The event raised $1.2 mil… Read more

UJA-Federation of New York’s J-1-1 Information & Referral Center Connects the New York Jewish Community with Local Passover Seders

April 7, 2014

UJA-Federation of New York Find a Seder resource is back for 2014, with referrals available to help find seders on the first two nights of Passover at local community centers and synagogues throughout the five boroughs, Long Island, and Westchester and P… Read more

UJA-Federation of New York Honors Lee Deutsch at Real Estate Executives (Rex) Gala

March 13, 2014

March 13, 2014, New York, NY -- UJA-Federation of New York’s Real Estate & Allied Trades Division honored Lee Deutsch, principal of National Granite Title Insurance Agency, Inc., with the Larry A. Silverstein REX Award at its annual Real Estate… Read more

UJA-Federation of New York Raises Record-Breaking Amount at Fashion Division Luncheon

March 7, 2014

David E. Simon and Larry Leeds Were Honored for Their Philanthropy Raising a record-breaking $1.7 million for UJA-Federation of New York, more than 550 professionals came together at the annual Fashion Division luncheon to honor David E. Simon, chairman… Read more

David Kenny of The Weather Company Honored at UJA-Federation of New York’s 2014 Digital Media Award Celebration

March 5, 2014

March 5, 2014, New York, NY – UJA-Federation of New York honored David Kenny, chairman and CEO of The Weather Company, for his commitment to philanthropy at its Digital Media Award Celebration on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at the Edison Ballroom in Ne… Read more

UJA-Federation of New York’s Fourth Annual “Pack It Up For Purim” Campaign Aims to Collect and Distribute 3,000 Food Packages to Combat Hunger in New York City

February 27, 2014

February 27, 2014 (New York, NY) - UJA-Federation of New York's fourth annual "Pack It Up For Purim" food drive runs now through March 16, 2014, and aims to provide more than 3,000 food packages to hungry New Yorkers. The initiative follows one Purim tra… Read more

Jewish and Catholic Teens Come Together to Feed Westchester’s Hungry

February 10, 2014

UJA-Federation of New York and Catholic Charities Join Forces for Interfaith Initiative, Feeding Our Neighbors, to Tackle Hunger Across Westchester WHITE PLAINS, NY (February 10, 2014) — To help those who might otherwise go without nourishment duri… Read more

UJA-Federation of New York Honored Theodore N. Mirvis of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, and Edward O. Sassower of Kirkland & Ellis LLP at Lawyers Division Annual Event

January 31, 2014

Ken Langone, co-founder of Home Depot, Delivered Keynote Address; “Young Lawyers After Dark” Celebration Followed Awards Program Theodore N. Mirvis, partner, Litigation Department, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, and Edward O. Sassower, p… Read more