The Conexx Gala is handing out seven awards during the celebration Thursday, March 22, at the Atlanta History Center:

The gala marks the start of regional celebrations of Israel’s 70th birthday.

The event will start with networking and business showcases at 6 p.m. The program will begin at 7:15 p.m. A kosher buffet dinner from Avenue K will be available throughout the event, scheduled to end at 9 p.m.

Admission is $155. Raffle tickets are $50 for the first ticket and $40 for each additional ticket. Register and get more information at