19th Annual Grand Event

The Jewish Community Federation of Richmond is honored to host Bret Stephens, a deputy editorial page editor and principal columnist on foreign affairs for the Wall Street Journal, at the 19th Annual Grand Event.

The event on Oct. 7 will be held at the Virginia Historical Society, 428 N. Boulevard, Richmond.  

Cocktail Reception & Dinner ($100 per person) 5:30 PM; Lecture & Dessert Reception (Free) 7:30 PM

Stephens was awarded the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Distinguished Commentary for “his incisive columns on American foreign policy and domestic politics, often enlivened by a contrarian twist.” He is responsible for the international opinion pages of newspapers. He also writes “Global View,” the Journal's weekly foreign-affairs column, and is a member of the its editorial board. He is a regular panelist on The Journal Editorial Report, a weekly political talk show broadcast on Fox News Channel.

The evening will begin at 5:30 p.m. with a private cocktail reception and dinner followed by the Grand Event with Bret Stephens at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for the private cocktail reception and dinner are $100 per person.  There is no charge for the Grand Event lecture with Bret Stephens beginning at 7:30 p.m.

Due to the generosity of leadership in our community, 30 seats have been made available for Network JCFR participants, ages 22-45, at the Grand Event to join us for dinner at no charge. 

We look forward to seeing you at the Grand Event on Oct. 7 and hearing more from Bret Stephens. 

Additional details on the Grand Event will be communicated via Federation e-newsletters and direct mail. 

To RSVP, contact Ellen Moncure at 804-545-8625 or emoncure@jewishrichmond.org



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