Jewish Journal


October 21, 2011

Community gathering: Fashion for Cure, Jewish Pierce College and Omri Casspi


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1] Fashion for Cure, a fashion show that took place Oct. 2 in Tarzana, raised funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, and featured donated clothing from San Fernando Valley designers.   

2] Professional and nonprofessional models, makeup artists and photographers donated their time for the show, which was organized by two Jewish Pierce College students, Batel Cohen and Shanni Tal.   

3] Jewish-American astronaut Garrett Reisman spoke of his friend Ilan Ramon’s dedication to learning at the Ilan Ramon Day School renaming, a 400-person community celebration held Sept. 25 at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. Photo by Stephanie Jacobs  

4] Larger Than Life L.A. Family, an organization dedicated to improving the lives of Israeli children with cancer, every year sponsors a West Coast Dream Trip. One of the kids enjoys a “test drive” of a luxury sports car at a VIP party held Sept. 10 at Izek and Aline Shomof’s Beverly Hills home.  Photos by Ronni Sikolsky  

5] Omri Casspi poses with the kids of Larger Than Life at the annual gala, which took place Sept. 15 at the Hilton Universal City.   

6] Shay Diamant, co-chairman of Larger Than Life, embraces two of the visiting Israeli children at another party in their honor at Rakefet and Arie Aharon’s home on Sept. 9.

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