Hadassah Greater Atlanta’s Metulla Group installed its 2018 board members at a luncheon Sunday, Dec. 3.

Assisted by Michele Weiner Merbaum, Linda Hakerem emceed the ceremony recognizing each new member and detailing the specifics of the board role and its importance to the Hadassah.

Each new member was given a mirror and instructed to look into it. As the women looked at their own images, Hakerem explained that Hadassah’s strength is the strength of each person.

Outgoing President Nancy Schwartz spoke about the group’s 2017 accomplishments, including increased fundraising and increased Chai Society membership, and she was given a handcrafted menorah to thank her for her work.