The Business and Legal Society of the United Jewish Federation of Tidewater is a network of Jewish professionals dedicated to education, social and philanthropic activities that focus on the betterment of Jews in need locally, in Israel and around the world. The Business and Legal Society provides a unique opportunity for socializing and networking among peers, integrating professional and Jewish concerns to demonstrate the unique contributions the business and legal professions can make to support the Jewish community.

The Power of Family Philanthropy
Who's Talking?

May 6th, 12:00 – 1:30pm
On the Sandler Family Campus, Kramer Board Room
Kosher Meat Lunch Provided

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Discover the trends and opportunities in philanthropic engagement. Gain the insight and tools you need to make a lasting difference in your community and world at this exclusive Business & Legal luncheon event, featuring Concierge Philanthropy expert, Judie Fien-Helfman. 

Judie Fien-Helfman founded Concierge Philanthropy to deliver thoughtful and customized solutions that advance strategic, proactive giving.  Concierge Philanthropy works with individuals, multi-generational families, foundations and businesses that desire a well-researched, strategic philanthropic plan that maximizes investments and results.  She creates personal philanthropic road maps that incorporate the interests, values and goals of her clients. 
Judie has over thirty five years of professional philanthropy and management experience in the public, private and non-profit sectors.  Judie has received specialized training and accreditation in how best to engage the next generation of philanthropists from 21/64, an innovative and cutting edge program of the Andrea and Charles Bronfman Philanthropies, in New York.


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“Scoring Big” was a Home Run!

Thank you to everyone who attended the Business & Legal Society event, “Scoring Big: Bringing the Pros to Hampton Roads.” It was a huge success because of a fantastic turnout, the interesting speakers, and the wonderful view of the Tides ballgame from Hits at the Park.


Our MVP Speakers: Ken Young, President of The Norfolk Tides and the Norfolk Admirals, and Jeff Cogen, CEO of the Nashville Predators and Bridgestone Arena

Jacob Levy warms up to throw out the first pitch of the game by joking around with Riptide.

For more pictures from this event, please click here.

It was such a success that the event had media coverage from Jonathan Costen at WVEC-TV &, and Jared Council, journalist at Inside Business!

To see the WVEC news clip and article, please click here.

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Stay tuned for future Business & Legal events. If you are interesting in joining the Business and Legal Society, please contact Rachael Lee at Don’t forget to check out our Facebook!

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