Community Honorees: JFCS Holocaust Service & the Mercer County Holocaust Survivors
Our Holocaust Survivors are an affirmation of life. With strength and determination, these Survivors moved on to new tomorrows. Incredibly all went forward to unquestionably impact the world.
Celebrity Guest: Geoffrey Schwartz of the NY Giants
Geoffrey Schwartz, one of a few active Jewish NFL players, currently an offensive guard for the New York Giants, is our celebrity guest. Geoffrey and his brother Mitchell are the first Jewish brothers to play simultaneously in the NFL since 1923. NFL.com describes Geoffrey as a "Naturally strong mountain of a man."
Originally from Los Angeles, Schwartz was raised in Conservative Judaism, observing all Jewish holidays. He will address the audience at the ball.
Corporate Honoree: Debbie Schaeffer
Debbie Schaeffer is the third generation owner of Mrs. G TV, Appliances & Sleep Center, a very successful retail showroom with over 79 years in business located in Lawrenceville, NJ.
Debbie uses the same philosophy of her grandparents: taking care of the customer, having a great selection of brands in the showroom and keeping the tradition of supporting the community and local charities. She plans on keeping Mrs. G a foremost appliance dealer in NJ for a long time to come.