Sir Ben Helfgott to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award - Temple Israel, Lawrence, New York

Temple Israel, lawrence and Jewish Sports Heritage Association will be hosting a very special event on Sunday, December 6, 2020, at 10:30 a.m. - Sir Ben Helfgott will be the recipient of the Jewish Sports Heritage Association Lifetime Achievement Award.

Sir Ben Helgott is: a Polish Holocaust survivor, British Olympic sporting legend, successful businessman, founder of the 45 Aid Society, a founding trustee of the Holocaust Educational Trust and a leader and a hero to many.

In 2018, he was appointed a Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire in recognition of his contribution to services to Holocaust remembrance and education. Please contact Alan at alan.freedman@tilny.org for the Zoom link.