The Jewish Endowment Foundation of Louisiana will hold its 2010 Young Family Lecture and Award Presentation on Sunday, May 23 at 12:00 p.m. at Touro Synagogue.
The Young Family Award for Professional Excellence will be presented to Bruce Spizer and the Jewish Federations of North America Endowment Achievement Award will be presented to Marcus Hirsch of
The Young Family Award recognizes legal, financial, and estate-planning professionals from the
Bruce Spizer is a former long-serving JEF board member, an ardent supporter and past president of Hillel, and a past Chair of JEF’s Professional Advisory Committee, as well as a former Jewish Federation of Greater New Orleans board member. As an estate planning attorney, he is an expert in guiding clients to their philanthropic goals. In 1996, he opened the Bruce Spizer Donor Advised Fund at JEF.
Bruce is a native of
The Jewish Federations of North America Endowment Achievement Award will be presented at the luncheon to Marcus Hirsch. This award recognizes members of the lay community who, through their leadership, vision, and dedication have helped in the successful growth of JEF’s endowment funds.
Marcus Hirsch is a real estate developer. He and his wife Rachelle are natives of
The program will also feature a conversation between Hans J. Sternberg of