Women. Innovation. Business: How Israeli Innovations Are Changing Our Lives

Guest Speaker


Viva Sarah Press

Top Israeli Journalist

Viva Sarah Press writes and talks about the creativity and innovation taking place in Israel. As a journalist with over two decades of experience, Viva has interviewed dozens of innovators, creators, and risk-takers from first ideas to successful startups. These experiences have provided her with a cache of exciting behind the-scenes stories of research breakthroughs and revolutionary innovations. Viva has held positions at IBA News – Israel Television, ISRAEL21c, and The Jerusalem Post and her writing has appeared in international publications including Hadassah Magazine, TLV1, i24news, Reuters, The Canadian Jewish News, The Jewish Chronicle, and more. Born and raised in Canada, Viva immigrated to Israel in 1998 and lives with her family in Tel Aviv.


Sapphire Society: Complimentary plus 2 guests
$5,000 or more gift to JNF’s 2019 campaign

Chai Society: Complimentary plus 1 guest
$1,800 or more gift to JNF’s 2019 campaign

$500 or more gift to JNF’s 2019 campaign: Complimentary

Community: $75 couvert per person.

Palm Beach County Women for Israel Committee

Elaine Shapiro, Sapphire Society Chair
Robbie Puritz-Hayes, Chai Society Chair
Cynthia Hertz, Women’s Alliance Chair

Gail Meyer Asarch · Louise Dabrow · Rhoda Edelman · Rosa Golish · Judie Grubman · Mitzi Kaitz · Paulette Kenney · Andrea Leibowitz · Robbie Leifer · Anne Manasse · Ruth Margules · Linda Melcer · Tamara Morgenstern · Florence Paley · Beverly Rubenstein · Sherri Samuels · Eva Schlanger · Rand Schwartzwald · Gloria Slass · Elen Steinberg · Deborah Stapler · Jane Weiss · Risa Zimmerman

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