Join us to honor Beit Rabban's inspiring teaching staff while raising critical scholarship support. We will join together as a full group for a brief presentation and then all guest will be divided among breakout rooms with different presenters. Guests will have the opportunity to select their presentation/workshop after RSVPing.
Thursday, June 4, 2020 | 8:00-9:30PM | Your Couch
We are delighted that you are joining Beit Rabban's annual gala, Manna from Heaven, in it's first ever virtual form! This year we come together to honor Beit Rabban's inspiring teaching staff, raise critical scholarship funds, and share an evening of learning and celebration. The event includes a brief program with all attendees, followed by intimate conversations in break-out rooms with a fabulous array of presenters. Guests will be divided among presentations/workshops based on their preferences shared in advance of the event.
A Virtual Ticket covers all adult family members on one screen. All RSVPed guests will receive an email on May 21s with instructions to select breakout session. The Zoom link for the event and the breakout session you are assigned to will be shared Sunday, May 31st.
Current confirmed presenters:
Dr. Mijal Bitton, Fellow in Residence, Shalom Hartman Institute, Rosh Kehillah, Downtown Minyan
Rachel Brodie, Senior Educator, Jewish Studio Project
Avital Chizhik-Goldschmidt, Life/Features Editor, The Forward
Sandra Di Capua, Partner, Co.create NYC, former maitre d’, Eleven Madison Park
Jonathan Greenblatt, CEO and National Director, Anti-Defamation League
Dr. Yehuda Kurtzer, President, Shalom Hartman Institute of North America
Dr. Rachel Mesch, Chair English Department, Yeshiva University
Deborah Sacks Mintz, Community Singing Consultant, Hadar Rising Song Institute
Dr. Sarah Wolf, Assistant Professor of Talmud and Rabbinics, Jewish Theological Seminary, Faculty, Shalom Hartman Institute of North America
Stay tuned for more speakers and topic descriptions, we are updating regularly.
Make a gift of any amount. You can give a direct donation on our Support page, select "Annual Gala Manna from Heaven," in the dropdown menu and include any names of who you would like to honor in the "notes" section before you complete your donation.
Show your support for Beit Rabban Day School, students and faculty!
Whether you are able to attend the event or not, consider purchasing a e-journal ad to be included in the 5780/2020 Manna From Heaven e-journal, to be shared with the community and the event participants.
E-JOURNAL AD LEVELS:
All ad listings are the same size, just different backgrounds. This is a virtual journal that will be displayed on our website and sent out to our attendees and community. If you would like to include a PHOTO or LOGO, please send a camera-ready image to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any questions please email email@example.com.
Please purchase and submit text for all e-jounral ads by May 31, thank you! Journal entries can be submitted 2 ways:
We look forward to you joining us virtually at Manna from Heaven on Thursday, June 4th at 8:00 PM. Please RSVP and Submit E-Journal by May 28, 2020.
SUSTAINER - $5,000: Virtual Ticket, Sustainer Ad in E-Journal, and Full Catered Dinner for 2 plus wine
BENEFACTOR - $2,500: Virtual Ticket, Benefactor Ad in E-Journal, and Full Catered Dinner for 2 plus wine
PATRON - $1,000: Virtual Ticket, Patron Ad in E-Journal, and Full Catered Dinner for 2 plus wine
SPONSOR - $750: Virtual Ticket, Sponsor Ad in E-Journal, and Full Catered Dinner for 2
PARTNER - $500: Virtual Ticket, Partner Ad in E-Journal, Dessert and Wine
SUPPORTER - $300: Virtual Ticket, Supporter Ad in E-Journal, Dessert
FRIEND - $150: Virtual Ticket, Friend Ad in E-Journal
VIRTUAL TICKET - $75: Virtual Ticket
For any questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org.