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Long Island Legislative Reception

Make an impact. Hear from Long Island public officials. Recognize select UJA-Federation nonprofit partners for their excellence in serving vulnerable members of our community.

Keynote Speaker: Laura Curran, Nassau County Executive

Legislator of the Year: Senator John Flanagan, New York State Majority Leader

Award Recipients

Bert Brodsky, on behalf of Gurwin Jewish Nursing & Rehabilitation Center for its full continuum of care for the elderly.

Howard Kroplick, on behalf of Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center for its Young Onset Dementia program.

Ted Richman, on behalf of Barry and Florence Friedberg Jewish Community Center for addressing the opioid crisis.

Chair: David Sterling

Lunch will be served. Dietary laws observed.
There will be no solicitation of funds.


  • Friday, March 9, 2018
  • 12:30 p.m.


  • Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center
    300 Forest Drive
    East Hills, New York 11548

Additional Information

  • For more information, please contact Bari Ziegel at or 516.762.5830.


David Sterling

Registration Assistance

If you are experiencing difficulty completing your online registration, contact  or 212.836.1485.