Lawrence Steingold to receive VCIC Humanitarian Award

by | Jul 23, 2021 | What’s Happening

Originally published in the January 25, 2021 issue. 

Thursday, March 18, 6:30 pm, virtual

The Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities will honor Lawrence L. Steingold at its 57th annual Tidewater Humanitarian Awards Dinner.

These VCIC honors are presented to individuals and organizations that have demonstrated a commitment to the promotion of respect and understanding among people of diverse, racial, ethnic, and religious backgrounds.

Under the leadership of William L. Nusbaum, in addition to Steingold, recipients include Yvonne T. Almond, Susan R. Colpitts, Frank J. Hruska, and Ruth T. Jones Nichols. The distinguished Merit Award will go to Hampton Roads Community Foundation.

Steingold has served the Jewish community as president of both Jewish Family Service and Tidewater Jewish Foundation, as treasurer of Ohef Sholom Temple, and as a member of numerous other boards of directors.