|Meeting of Activists of the JNF of Russia||| Print ||
|Friday, 16 April 2010 02:47|
On June, 15th 2009 a joint session of the Fund Board, the Board of Trustees and the Social Board of the Jewish National Fund of Russia took place. Chairman of the Social Board Chief Rabbi of Russia Abraham Shayevich blessed and addressed the gathered. “You have taken up the important and noble task of promoting revival of the best traditions for which the JNF was famous at the beginning of the last century” - he accented.
Chairman of the Fund Board, himself a known patron of arts and businessman Vladimir Shternfeld dwelled on modern major problems, the necessity to consider challenges of the time. After his speech he handed over Diplomas of Trustees of the JNF of Russia to members of the Board of Trustees who had provided financial assistance to the Fund.
Deputy Chairman of the Public Board Alexander Levenbuk, himself People’s Artist of Russia, spoke in his usual bright artistic manner. Interesting and specific proposals were made by Deputy Chairman of the JNF Board Dr Roman Spektor, Director of the Fund Dr Rafael Fainberg, trustee Kamo Tsaturyan and others.