William L. Nusbaum to receive Humanitarian Award

by | Feb 16, 2018 | Other News

Thursday, March 22, 5:45 pm
The Westin, Virginia Beach Town Center

The Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities has selected William L. Nusbaum to be among those receiving its prestigious Humanitarian Award this year, at their 54th annual dinner.

The Tidewater chapter of VCIC will recognize Nusbaum for his longstanding commitment to promoting respect and understanding among people of all racial, ethnic, and religious backgrounds.

Nusbaum has held prominent positions with many civic and religious organizations in Tidewater, including past president, honorary director and trustee of Ohef Sholom Temple, past co-chair of the United Jewish Federation of Tidewater Community Relations Council Legislative Committee, past vice chair of the Virginia Regional Board of the Anti-Defamation League of B’nai B’rith, past board member of The Norfolk Forum, past president and honorary life director of the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia, past chair (2 terms) of the Harvard Schools Committee for Southeastern Virginia, past chair (2 terms) of the Norfolk City Democratic Committee, past vice-chair of the Third Congressional District Democratic Committee and member of the Democratic Party of Virginia State Central Committee.

Other Tidewater Humanitarian Award recipients this year are Kim W. & Valerie K. Brown, Cathy M. Lewis, Lemuel E. Lewis, and Angela D. Reddix. Eggleston will be presented with the Distinguished Merit Citation.

To attend the dinner or purchase a table for a business or organization, visit www.inclusiveva.org, or call 804-515-7950.

To purchase a seat at the United Jewish Federation of Tidewater/Tidewater Jewish Foundation table, contact Tammy Mujica at tmujica@ujft.org or 757-965-6124.