B'nai B'rith

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B'nai B'rith

(bənā` brĭth) [Heb.,= Sons of the Covenant], oldest and largest Jewish service organization in the world, founded (1843) in New York by American Jews "to provide service to their own people and to humanity at large." The organization has branches throughout the world. Its divisions include the Hillel Foundation (for Jewish college students), the Anti-Defamation League (a civil-rights organization), and B'nai B'rith Women. B'nai B'rith has about 500,000 members in 58 countries. The national office, located in Washington, D.C., publishes the International Jewish Monthly and other periodicals.
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He is also active in the community-a quality B'nai B'rith International looks for in choosing award recipients.
Donations may be made by mail to: B'nai B'rith International Disaster Relief Fund, Attn: Tornado Relief Fund 2012, 2020 K Street, NW, 7th Floor, Washington, D.
The Community Achievement Award is wonderful recognition of the efforts of Joe and the employees of Pepco Holdings for promoting diversity and respect for each other in our communities," said Dan Mariaschin, executive vice president of B'nai B'rith International.
Cohen has been honored by B'nai B'rith International for his humanitarian and community service and received the Israel Peace Medal at a luncheon in his honor that raised an all-time record $52.
The 29th annual meeting of the SCV Committee on Aging will also mark the beginning of a collaboration with B'nai B'rith International.
WASHINGTON -- B'nai B'rith International has chosen Maggie Wilderotter, Chairman and CEO of Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR), to receive its 2012 Distinguished Achievement Award.
Tom Zenty's leadership and vision set the standard for excellence in healthcare management," said B'nai B'rith International President Dennis W.
June 16 -- B'nai B'rith International will hold its seventh' annual golf classic and award dinner.
In 2002, he received the prestigious National Healthcare Award from B'nai B'rith International, one of the world's oldest and largest organizations focused on human rights, community action and humanitarian causes.
Founded in 1970, the International Jewish Committee for Interreligious Consultations (IJCIC) is composed of: American Jewish Committee, Anti-Defamation League, B'nai B'rith International, Central Conference of American Rabbis, Israel Jewish Council on Interreligious Relations, Rabbinical Assembly, Rabbinical Council of America, Union of Reform Judaism, Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America, United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism, and World Jewish Congress.
B'nai B'rith International, the world's largest Jewish human rights, community service and humanitarian organization, presented its first Technology Achievement Award to Ron Van Dell, president and CEO of Austin-based Legerity, in Washington, D.
Arnwine is also a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, a recipient of the B'Nai B'rith International Health Care Award, and the holder of an Honorary Doctor of Laws degree from The University of Charleston.