The Jewish Community Day School will honor Bill Norman and Judy and David Fried during its homecoming gala at 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 15, at Temple Sinai, 6227 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans.

Norman is a founder of the New Orleans Jewish Day School, predecessor of the Jewish Community Day School, and is a member of the JCDS board.

Judy Fried is a teacher in the school’s early childhood program and a member of the school’s first faculty. David Fried was JCDS treasurer for nearly 20 years. Their children, Haley and David, are JCDS alumni.

The gala, celebrating the school’s 20th anniversary, will have the theme “Looking Back, Moving Forward.” Silent auction items include travel to global destinations and a diamond and pink sapphire ring.

Joan Berenson is honorary chairwoman of the gala. Co-chairpeople are Lis and Hugo Kahn and Dashka Roth Lehmann and Larry Lehmann. The featured entertainer is Atlanta singer and songwriter Rabbi Micah Lapidus.

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