With B’nai B’rith International’s milestone 175th anniversary occurring this year, we are reminded of what an amazing story we have to tell. Below read about member Rich Hollander’s most meaningful moments as a B’nai B’rith member.
Please provide three meaningful memorable events that capture the best of B’nai B’rith. The events may be recent or historic.25th Anniversary of B’nai B’rith and providing food for beautiful here in Fort Worth, Texas.B’nai B’rith being recognized by the United Nations.The opening of the Russian borders for Jews to leave Russia.
Please name three individuals in your area who made a powerful impression on you for the work they did in B’nai B’rith. They may be living or esteemed leaders from the past. Explain your choices.Harry Kahn – He continued Lodge 269 and the work we do. He never let the Lodge go dormant allowing us to continue today as a vibrant part of the community.Alex Nason – He shows us every day the outcome of the work B’nai B’rith does around the world. If it were not for BBI helping the Russian Jews after WWII we would not have Alex in our community. His family is now a big part of our community with one son a doctor and the other a well regarded computer scientistGary Dworkin – Gary showed me that kindness and caring can work two ways. By being part of our Lodge, he allowed us to care for him and he cared right back for us.
Do you have an interesting memory of B’nai B’rith events, activities or service or recall individuals who made remarkable contributions to the history and values of B’nai B’rith? Please email your descriptive responses and contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org.