GALA FUNDRAISER HONORS KISS CO-FOUNDER GENE SIMMONS AND HIS MOTHER, HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR FLORA KLEIN
American Society for Yad Vashem, the organization dedicated to advancing Yad Vashem, The World Holocaust Remembrance Center in Jerusalem and The Jewish Life Foundation, which funds the creation of Jewish-themed cultural and educational programs on Jewish Life Television (JLTV) hosted their fourth annual benefit gala, Salute to Hollywood, Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at The Beverly Wilshire Hotel, Beverly Hills. The evening honored the late Edita and Abraham Spiegel Family represented by daughter, Rita Spiegel; the feature film Denial and world-renowned musician, singer and famed KISS co-founder, Gene Simmons and his mother, Holocaust survivor Flora Klein. Karen Sandler Chairs, Elissa and Edward Czuker, Co-Chair.
With unsurpassed skill and experience, Yad Vashem succeeds in instilling the memory of the Holocaust with depth and meaning, thus helping to ensure that the memory of the victims and the voices of the survivors will resonate and inspire for generations to come. For information, please visit www.yadvashemusa.org/LAgala.