Brian Lipton shows off the mezuzah, donated by the Sieglers, which was placed at the front entryway of the new office Thursday evening after a few quick speeches. Lipton referred to the mezuzah as the â€œJewish security systemâ€.
Gerri Aaron and Nate Benderson stand next to one another during the AJCâ€™s Grand Opening Cocktail Party. Benderson was the recipient of the 2010 AJC Human Relations Award and Aaron will be the recipient of the 2011 award.
Carol and Mort Siegler sit next to one another prior to the small ceremony that took place Thursday night during AJCâ€™s Grand Opening Cocktail Party. Sieglers donated the mezuzah that was put up at the front door of the new office during the party.
AJC members and friends enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres during AJCâ€™s Grand Opening Cocktail Party Thursday evening. The event was put on to not only celebrate the New Year but to celebrate the new AJC office inside the Bank of America building.