Rabbi Mark Borovitz, chief operating officer of Beit T’Shuvah, a residential treatment center in Los Angeles, will be the keynote speaker and honoree April 13 at First Call’s annual Community Gratitude Luncheon.
The 11:30 a.m. event, which is open to the public, will be at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, 4801 Rockhill Road. First Call serves individuals in the greater Kansas City area dealing with substance abuse issues.
In addition to being honored for his work, Borovitz will meet with leaders in the Jewish community to raise awareness about substance abuse and how individuals and families are affected. Tickets are $45. For more information or to register online: www.firstcallkc.org/CommunityGratitudeLuncheon.
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