12th Annual Joy of Education Dinner

A Fine FĂȘte at The Emery/Weiner School

Matthew Ramirez. Photography Matthew Ramirez.
January 11, 2013
Event Date:
October 25, 2012

The Emery/Weiner School honored the legacy of Jack Helfman at its biggest yearly bash, the 12th Annual Joy of Education Dinner, chaired by Elaine Helfman. Her late husband, a major supporter of the school, was honored by more than 600 guests who enjoyed cocktails, a dinner, and auctions chaired by Elisha and Larry Selzer and Debbie and Robert Turk. More than $580,000 was raised. Schooled: dinner chairs Lori and Phil Cohen, head of school Stuart Dow, Sunni and Gary Markowitz, Allen Becker, Jan Miller, Barbara and Barry Lewis, and Sharon and Brad Rauch.