This new documentary by filmmaker, musician, and talk show host Drew Stone takes us on a musical adventure to understand how the blues can be found in a number of Israeli cultures, including Ethiopian, Ashkenazi, Mizrahi, and others. Learn how the blues ties Jews together all over the world.
We will also hear from Yemin Orde Youth Village graduate Eden Yegezaw about her amazing story from a recent Ethiopian immigrant to an academic standout with a very bright future.
Leading songwriter and blues guitarist Lazer Lloyd will also be in attendance.
Cocktails and light hors d’oeuvres will be served (dietary laws observed)
Couvert: $90 a person/$180 a couple
Proof of vaccination required for entry
ImpactIsrael supports the programs and activities of Yemin Orde Youth Village — a home, school, and safe haven for at-risk immigrant youth — and The Village Way Educational Initiatives, which expands Yemin Orde's Village Way methodology to communities across Israel