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Lunch & Learn: My Friend: Mandela and Rabbi Cyril Harris
May 4 @ 12:00 PM
The late Rabbi Cyril Harris, a dear friend to Nelson Mandela, was a widely recognized leader of South African Jews against apartheid. Join us for a special presentation with Anne Harris, wife of Rabbi Harris, as she shares memorable anecdotes that will illuminate the personal and special relationship between these two extraordinary leaders.
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Presenting Sponsors: Wells Fargo, Allstate, Elizabeth Morse Charitable Genius Trust
Supporters: Jenner & Block; Women’s Leadership Committee of Illinois Holocaust Museum; Lester & Edward Anixter Family Foundation; Brenda & Lance Feis
Contributors: Chicago Bulls; Ernst & Young LLP; Nicor Gas; Victory Park Capital Advisors; In Honor of Harry & Harriet Bernbaum; Mitch & Cathy Feiger; Hackner Family; Jill & Rob Selati
Additional Funders: Golder Family Foundation; Keith & Caryl Jaffee; PwC; Judith & William Rader and Family; Morris & Judith Rosenzweig Family Foundation; Ilan & Rebekah Shalit; Rachel Brosnahan; Lance and Angela Donenberg; Lifeway Foods; North Shore (IL) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated; Mosaic Construction; North Suburban Synagogue Beth El Men’s Club; Quarles & Brady LLP; Laura Elizabeth Tanner
Community Partners: Bluhm Legal Clinic – Center on Wrongful Convictions; Chicago Cultural Alliance; Equity Institute at YWCA Evanston/North Shore; Heartland Alliance; JCUA; Niebuhr Center at Elmhurst University; The Peace Exchange Program of Holy Family Ministries; Shriver Center on Poverty Law’s Racial Justice Institute and Network