|Women of Distinction Honored in Florida Broward Region|
Broward Hadassah’s Women of
Distinction award winners include Roz Rosen, Jennifer Cohen, Pam Kirtman and
Florida Broward Region of Hadassah
honored four women for their service to the community during a luncheon in Fort Lauderdale recently.
Jennifer Cohen, Pam Kirtman, Davia Mazur and Roz Rosen received Broward
Hadassah's Women of Distinction Award.
Cohen was recognized for raising
money through The Sydney & Alexandria Cohen Foundation to purchase
state-of-the-art incubators for the neonatal intensive care unit at Memorial
Kirtman received the Women of
Distinction award for founding Becca's Closet, a nonprofit created to honor and
continue her late daughter Rebecca's project of donating formal prom and
homecoming dresses to high school girls with financial need.
Mazur, a local attorney, was
recognized for her promotion of the cultural arts at the David Posnack Jewish
Community Center. She served as chair of the Jewish Book Festival and later as
vice president of cultural arts and programming. Mazur currently is chair of
the cultural arts committee and co-chair of the gala committee.
Roz Rosen received the award for her
service to Hadassah, serving as a past president of the Florida Broward Region
and a National Vice-President.Roz
said, "I think it's the highest possible award to be recognized by your
"These are women of distinction
in the community who made a difference," said Merna Shapiro, Florida
Broward Region President. "They are women who believe in tikkun olam
and gave an incredible amount of time in making our world a better place."