Join us for a special evening Sunday, September 15, 2019, with Special Envoy Elan S. Carr. “Stopping Anti-Semitism, Anti-Zionism, Hate, and Intolerance”. Registration 6:00 to 6:30 pm. The program begins promptly at 6:30 pm. VIP reception for Patron ticket holders and Community Sponsors at 4:30 pm.
Atlanta Jewish Academy, 5200 Northland Dr, Sandy Springs, GA 30342
Elan S. Carr serves as the U.S. Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism. He advises the Secretary of State and is responsible for directing U.S. policies and projects aimed at countering anti-Semitism throughout the world.
Prior to his appointment, special Envoy Carr served as a Deputy District Attorney for Los Angeles County. He is also an officer in the United States Army Reserve and has received multiple awards and commendations for his nearly two decades of military service.
As the son of Iraqi Jewish refugees who fled persecution, Special Envoy Carr speaks Hebrew and the Iraqi dialect of Arabic. While deployed in Iraq in 203-04 in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, he met with remnants of the Jewish community there and led Jewish services in the former presidential palace of Saddam Hussein in Baghdad.
Special Envoy Carr was the international president of the Jewish fraternity Alpha Epsilon Pi, served on the National Council of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) and was a voting member of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations.
Tickets will be available online for $10 for General Admission tickets (event only), free for student tickets, and $100 per Patron ticket (includes 4:30 VIP reception and advance seating).
We invite Atlanta pro-Israel organizations to join us in uniting against hate & help combat bigotry, anti-Semitism, & terrorism. We would love to add your organization to our sponsors.
PRESENTING SPONSOR: Atlanta Israel Coalition
COMMUNITY SPONSORS: Atlanta Jewish Academy, B’nai B’rith International- Achim/Gate City Lodge, Congregation Beth Jacob, Congregation B’nai Torah, Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, Evans Family Trust, Hadassah Chaya Evolve, JCRCA / Jewish Community Relations Council of Atlanta, Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta+ More... - Less...
5200 Northland Dr
Atlanta, GA 30342
$0.00 Students with ID
$100.00 Patron ticket (includes a VIP reception and advance seating)
$180.00 Community Sponsor Levels $180 to $3600