Book of Life Celebration


The Jewish Foundation of Greater Toronto 2015 Book of Life celebration


Featuring the life-stories of 20 honourees, this year's Book of Life event was a celebration of diversity and destiny.


Special guest speaker Roslyn Franken spoke with passion about how beshert shaped her family’s life before, during and after the Holocaust. Her story about how her parents met and became soul-mates was riveting and inspiring.


David Wm. Brown, an honouree from 2007 delivered a delightful description of the medley of personas and diversity of backgrounds that make up the “typical” Book of Life honoureeYou can listen to his moving remarks here.


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