Annual VCIC Tidewater Humanitarian Awards Dinner to honor Charlie Nusbaum

Thursday, March 24, 6 pm, Westin Virginia Beach 

The Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities’ (VCIC) annual Tidewater Humanitarian Awards honors individuals and organizations who have made significant contributions to the promotion of respect and understanding among people of diverse racial, ethnic, and religious backgrounds in South Hampton Roads.

Charlie Nusbaum, one of this year’s recipients, is the fifth member of the Nusbaum family to receive the prestigious award.

Nusbaum is a past president of Ohef Sholom Temple and is the current vice chair of Tidewater Jewish Foundation, among his varied and many volunteer commitments for the Jewish and greater Tidewater communities.

Nusbaum has served as president of S.L. Nusbaum Insurance Agency, Inc. since 1980.

In addition to Nusbaum, this year’s recipients include: Nneka Chiazor, Annette Dunbar, Scott D. Miller, and Keith H. Newby. The Distinguished Merit Award is being presented to the Hindu Temple of Hampton Roads.

This year’s VCIC Tidewater Humanitarian Awards Dinner will include an in-person reception and watch party with limited attendance, as well as a virtual presentation option.

United Jewish Federation of Tidewater is gathering reservations of those who would like to purchase a ticket for $175 to represent UJFT and TJF. To participate, contact Bobbie Wilcox at