UJA pushes Orthodox outreach as its Summerfest celebrates Long Island


More than 1,500 people attended UJA-Federation of New York’s Summerfest Concert, the group’s major event on Aug. 12 at NYCB Theatre at Westbury. Rob Thomas performed following a lavish dinner under a giant tent, award presentations and an auction.

With CEO Eric S. Goldstein at its helm, UJA-Federation has stepped up effforts to generate support from the area’s Orthodox communities.