Chai4ever’s “7th Night of Chanukah” gala is set for December 8 at West Side Institutional Synagogue in Manhattan. The evening begins at 8 p.m. with a sushi bar, appetizers, wine sponsored by Herzog Wine Cellars, and music from Stephanie Kurtzman and accompaniment. Comedian Elon Gold will perform at 10.
Chai4ever’s mission is to provide emotional and practical support for children dealing with a parent’s chronic or terminal illness. It seeks to mitigate the repercussions of parental illness by surrounding families with the care and support they need to maintain a stable and functional home life. It provides services, including house cleaning assistance, counseling, medical transportation, family retreats, school collaboration, insurance advocacy, meal assistance, and a Big Brother/Big Sister mentoring program. For more information, call (609) 300-3335 or go to Chai4ever.org