Additional honorees at the dinner included, Mr. Zevulun Orlev, former Minister of Welfare and Social Services in Israel, with a lifetime achievement award; and Rabbi Haim Sabato in recognition of his contribution to Jewish Literature.
Also in attendance were former Sephardi Chief Rabbi of Israel Shlomo Amar and Minister of Construction and Housing, Uri Ariel.
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