SPECIAL FOR THE AJT //
The Jewish Educational Loan Fund, in conjunction with local media personality Steak Shapiro, will hold a special event on the evening of May 22 at the home of Rayne and Scott Garber. Included with ticket purchase ($36) are drinks, hors d’oeuvres, valet parking and program with Shapiro.
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Proceeds of the event go to the Fund, which provides interest-free loans for post-secondary study at accredited institutions to Jewish students from communities in Georgia, Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia. JELF loans are “last dollar,” meaning they supply the final funds that a student needs to attend school.
While the Fund currently administers over $3.5 million in outstanding loans, it maintains an impressive 99-percent repayment rate, enabling the organization to meet the needs of new students and make new loans once loans are repaid.
Shapiro is best-known for his work on 790 the Zone’s “Mayhem in the AM” and his restaurant show “Steak Tips.” Chairing the upcoming event are Scott Garber, Ned Montag and Faye Silverman.
Visit jelf.org/steakshapiro to purchase tickets or contact JELF at (770) 396-3080 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Event address furnished upon registration.