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Peter J. Solomon Receives UJA’s Lifetime Achievement Award

On June 19th, 2018, PJ SOLOMON Founder and Chairman Peter J. Solomon, received the Lifetime Achievement Award at UJA-Federation of New York’s annual Banking & Finance Event.

Mr. Solomon was honored for his lifetime commitment, contribution and support to the UJA and its many charities.

The United Jewish Appeal - Federation of Jewish Philanthropies of New York, Inc. (UJA-Federation of New York) is the world’s leading local philanthropy. Headquartered in New York City, the organization raises and allocates funds annually to fulfill a mission to care for people in need, inspire a passion for Jewish life and learning, and strengthen Jewish communities in New York, Israel, and around the world.

UJA-Federation provides funding to support a network of nearly 100 agencies, which offer a multitude of services to combat poverty, help the elderly age with dignity, promote Jewish identity and renewal, strengthen connections between the Jewish people worldwide, care for people with disabilities and special needs, and stand in support of the people of Israel.

Left to right: Kenneth Baronoff, Peter J.Solomon, Marc Cooper