The 1997 AGM of the UJA Federation was held Monday, 9 June, 1997 at the Leah Posluns Theatre. Its programme included: elections for Federation Council, Board of Governors and Board of Directors; a video tribute to the late Phil Granovsky; outgoing and incoming presidents' addresses; and a "First Look" at the Legacy Campaign. As well, the volunteer recognition awards were given out to Marlene Axmith, Michael Bowman, Ronald Hoffman, Yvonne Martell, Peter Shenfield and Morley Wolfe, Q.C.; the Leadership Development Awards were presented to Dov Altman and Eileen Silver; the Ben Sadowski Award of Merit went to Julia and Henry Koschitsky; and for the first time, the Phil Granovsky Award for Campaign Excellence was presented, the first recipient being David Engel, Vice-Chair of the Annual Campaign for 1996-1997 and 1997-1998.
Scope and Content
File consists of a programme and photographs from the 1997 Annual Meeting of UJA Federation. The images include a performance by the Leo Baeck Choir, speakers at the podium, and many shots of the award winners. Also pictured in the photographs is Steven Ain. The programme includes a flyer for Mission '98.