Under the aegis of Friends of Schneider Children’s, a gala evening to benefit the Department of Psychological Medicine at Schneider Children’s took place at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Herzliya. All proceeds from the event will be directed towards the upgraded department to be built within the hospital’s new Southern Wing in 2015.
Under the management of CEO Gadi Hassin, this is the first time that the hotel has hosted such an event aimed at finding partners for Friends of Schneider Children’s in their future endeavors. The festive meal was prepared by Chef Yonatan Roshfeld. Michal Ansky MC-eed the event pro bono, and singer Yuval Dayan gave a moving rendition of “Vestiges of Life (Sheariot shel Hachaim)”, which she sang in “The Voice”.
Among the guests were Prof. Joseph Press, Director of Schneider Children’s, Dr. Silvanna Fennig, Acting Director of the Department of Psychological Medicine, Israel Makov, President of Friends, and Ronen Tov, Chair of the Executive Committee of Friends. Other guests included David Weisman, Avner Stapek, Dror Nagel, Reuven and Michaela Schiff, Yael and Palmach Zeevi, Noam Lanir and Avi Baum.
Photo Gallery by Studio Dror Katz