The charming story soon turned into a different tale. The well-meaning rescue was said to be ill advised.
The following is an excerpt from the announcement that was made from the podium:
The final get-together, on January 3, will be hosted by Tammy Attias. It will be open to the congregation’s women of all ages.
The luncheon began with a boutique of more than 20 vendors and a Chinese auction with many exciting prizes.
Rabbi Ira (Yisroel) Hill realized that many of these organizations were not reaching their full potential. He decided to do something about it.