The Event: Kolot’s ‘Breaking The Silence’ Luncheon

THE CAUSE:
Goodman JFS of Broward held the luncheon at the Renaissance Fort Lauderdale-Plantation Hotel where a crowd of 400 gathered to applaud new State Sen. Lauren Book, founder of Lauren’s Kids, who received the 2017 Ending Abuse Award. Book spoke on the difficulty child victims face in finding a voice, coming forward and breaking the silence.
Photos by Kara Starzyk


Lauren Book and Ron Book


Ibby Schulman, Jacob Schreiber and Margie Albert


Sheldon Ross, Randee Lefkow and Jacob Schreiber


Ivy Feinstein, Amy Stolberg, Debbie Walsh and Ellen Sredni


Charlotte Dacosta, Michelle Bartolomucci, Tandieka McDonald and Luis Garcia-Blasquez


Laurie Suskind and Sharon Schwartz


Julie Motes, Cathy Jaffe, Sandra Plotnick and Shari Wolf


Debbie Covert, Debbie Gober, Rebecca Cohen and Margie Albert