Pryor’s show is a hit for Hillel
The multi-talented Rain Pryor performed “Fried Chicken and Latkes,” her one-woman show about growing up biracial in the 1970s, to a near sellout crowd on Saturday, Feb. 16 at the Leo Rich Theatre. The University of Arizona Hillel Foundation fundraiser exceeded its target, bringing in almost $90,000.
Museum hosts Hava Tequila ‘speakeasy’
More than 125 people turned out for Hava Tequila, the Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona’s annual Young Leadership gala, held Saturday, Feb. 2 at the Jewish History Museum. The 1920s-themed event raised $5,000, benefiting Young Jewish Tucson’s engagement and social action programs and the museum. YJT is a collaboration between JFSA and the Tucson Jewish Community Center.