Upcoming Events

The latest happenings at ORT America.

Oct
18
Thu
2018
World ORT 70-for-70 Mission to Israel
Oct 18 – Oct 24 all-day

Have an exceptional time in Israel on our

70-for-70 ORT Mission

In honor of Israel’s 70th Anniversary
October 18-21, 2018

See firsthand how World ORT Kadima Mada transforms the lives of thousands.

Pre-Mission Option: Visit Vilnius & Kiev |  October 14-17, 2018
Post-Mission Option: Jewish Federations of North America
General Assembly in Tel Aviv  | October 22-24, 2018

 

For some quick highlights, watch this video!


Download the ‘Print Version’ of Brochure here.

Download the “Digital PDF Version” of the Brochure here.

Download Registration form here.

Travel with ORT this October!

For reservations and more information contact:
Allison Halpern, Director of Operations, ahalpern@ortamerica.org Ÿ |  212-547-9124
Oct
28
Sun
2018
47th ORT Brunch @ Executive Caterers at Landerhaven
Oct 28 @ 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM

47th Annual ORT Brunch

Honorees:

Ken Liffman

2018 Maimonides Award Recipient for Outstanding Community Service


Todd Gurney

Recipient of the 1st Annual Robert Sill Leadership Award

Sunday, October 28, 2018, 9:30 am

SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES

Nov
1
Thu
2018
Village West Wine and Beer Tasting (NJ) @ Encore Clubhouse
Nov 1 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Join us for our very first wine and beer sampling event.

Cost: $25 per person.

For reservation contact Elaine Baron at (732) 408-9474 or Phyllis Schargo at (732) 306-1999.
ORT America – Ohio Region’s 5th Annual Mahj & Canasta event @ The Club at Hillbrook, Chagrin Falls
Nov 1 @ 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

A fun evening of Mahj, Canasta, dinner, and raffle prizes!

Tammy Brosse, Event Chair

Ticket prices:

o   $36 per person (Early-bird registration by October 22)
o   $40 per person (ticket price after Oct. 22, through Oct. 31 at 5pm)

 

Nov
4
Sun
2018
ORT Atlanta – Mah Jongg Madness @ Congregation Beth Shalom
Nov 4 @ 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM

You are invited to ORT Atlanta & Beth Shalom’s

Mah Jongg Madness


9:30 am – Registration  |  10:00 am – Play begins

Cost is $36 per person and includes:

  • 12 Fun Tournament Style Games
  • Chances to Win Money & Prizes
  • A Delicious Catered Lunch
  • Support of ORT Atlanta and Beth Shalom Sisterhood

LIMITED SEATING! 

RSVP by Friday, October 26.

 

Nov
7
Wed
2018
Marple Chapter’s Annual Card Party (PA) @ Wesley Enchanced Living (formerly Martin's Run)
Nov 7 @ 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Join us for our annual Card Party.  Participants can play their game of choice.  Bring yourself, fellow players, cards, or tiles required for games.

Cost includes lunch.

Nov
8
Thu
2018
Next Gen NYC – 6th Annual Gala @ Gibney Dance Studio
Nov 8 @ 6:30 PM – 10:30 PM
Cocktails & hors d`oeuvres, raffle, auction & more

Gibney Dance Studios, 280 Broadway (Entrance at 53A Chambers St), New York 10007

Co-Chairs: Erica Goldstein & Robyn Michaelson

Please reserve your tickets today!

 

Nov
11
Sun
2018
Sarasota-Manatee Chapter presents My Jewish Year with Abigail Pogrebin (FL) @ Michael's On East
Nov 11 @ 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Joint event with The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee.

MY JEWISH YEAR – 18 Holidays, One Wondering Jew

Abigail Pogrebin describes her immersive exploration of the Jewish calendar, writing about every ritual, fast and festival, often with humor, exposing deeper layers of meaning.

Luncheon at 12:30

For additional information and tickets contact Kim Sheintal at (941) 302-1433.

Nov
27
Tue
2018
Thanks For Giving @ ORT America Florida Region Office
Nov 27 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Please join us for an open house to thank you and to help us
kick-off the charitable season.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 – Giving Tuesday.


Light lunch will be available.

Share the day with friends, meet our new Region Director and watch some videos so we can share student success stories only made possible by you!

There are 2 days for getting deals, Cyber Monday and Black Friday, but only one day to
GIVE BACK!

Every act of generosity counts and each means more when we give together….

So join us to increase our impact and educate the world together!

To let us know you are coming, call 561-997-1071, email Irubin@ortamerica.org

TO MAKE A DONATION TO ORT AMERICA, PLEASE CLICK HERE.

Dec
1
Sat
2018
ORT America Bay Area – Puttin’ On The Ritz @ Marin Country Club
Dec 1 @ 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Join us for our fundraiser:

Honoring Serge Berguig

Serge is a graduate of the ORT Anieres School in Geneva, earning a degree in engineering. He is a successful business owner, community leader and proud spokesperson for ORT.

We are thrilled to honor Serge at this holiday fundraising dinner.

A Supper Club Evening

Dinner, Wine, Music, Live Auction

Co-Chairs: Susan Levine, Judie Shaw, Claire Taylor

Become a Fundraising Sponsor

$2200 –  Diamond Level (Table of 10 + publicity in the Event Program)
$1800 –  Chai Level  (8 tickets for the event + publicity in the Event Program)
$1000 –  Gold Level ( 4 tickets + publicity in the Event Program)
$500  –   Silver Level (2 tickets + publicity in the Event Program)
$250  –   Bronze Level (1 ticket + publicity in the Event Program)