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Aish Gala, Sheba Benefit, Film Fest Honors Director

More than 30 young professionals from Sheba 2.0, the young leadership group of Friends of Sheba Medical Center, came together for a workout class at BoxUnion Robertson and raised funds for Sheba Medical Center at Tel HaShomer. 

Sheba 2.0 committee members Dr. Nelia BarkhordarDr. Nicole Barkhordar and Sorelle Cohen chaired the April 30 event, during which participants enjoyed a high-energy 45-minute boxing class and then cooled down with post-workout refreshments from Recover 180 and Juice Crafters. 

The $1,800 raised at the event will support Israel’s Sheba Medical Center, recently named by Newsweek as one of the top 10 hospitals in the world. The magazine called Sheba “a leader in medical science and biotechnical innovation, both in the Middle East and worldwide. The center’s collaborations with international parties have advanced innovative medical practices, hospital systems and biotechnology.”

Sheba, which is affiliated with Tel Aviv University, is the largest and most comprehensive research and medical center in the Middle East, serving over 1.5 million patients each year. Friends of Sheba Medical Center raises funds and awareness for the hospital.

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