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Jewish Roots Jubilee (virtual) Gala
March 17, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Jewish Children’s Regional Service (JCRS) will (virtually) present its Jewish Roots Jubilee Gala on Sunday, April 11, 2021 at 6:00pm (CST).
The 2021 Jewish Roots Jubilee will celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the modern-day Jewish Children’s Regional Service which was born after the 1946 closing of the original Jewish Children’s Home orphanage, that dates back to 1855.
The virtual event will feature New Orleans native, Marlene Trestman, and her forthcoming book from LSU Press, Most Fortunate Unfortunates: New Orleans’s Jewish Orphans’ Home, 1855-1946.
The gala will also feature musical performances by the JCRS “Success Story Ensemble” – college aid recipients who are currently pursuing advanced degrees in music.
Tickets are available at www.jcrs.org or by calling the office at (800) 729-5277.
The event is open to all.