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May 26: Friends of Children Gala

An Evening to Celebrate Friends of Children and Honor Dr. Eli Newberger

The Children’s Champion Award is the highest honor given by Friends of Children. It is given to a children’s champion whose forthright work has had significant impact on the lives of vulnerable children and families and aligns with Friends of Children’s quintessential mission.

In addition to the Award Presentation, the event will feature tributes to Dr. Newberger in print and video, a private cocktail reception for leading sponsors and a seated dinner with tributes to our honoree.

2022 RECIPIENT Dr. Eli Newberger Dr. Eli Newberger is a leading figure in the movement to improve the protection and care of children. Eli personifies the word mensch. A decent, gracious, and compassionate man, he combines his immense intellect and profound caring about bettering our society to powerfully advocate for children and families.


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