Monday, September 15, 2008

L.A., CA - $8,092,269 in Pledges at 28th Chabad Telethon

The Annual Chabad Telethon, the most spoken about and highly rated telethon, has come to conclusion. A grand total of $8,092,269 were donated to Chabad of California during this evening of stars that came together to help Rabbi Shlomo Cunin and his amazing battery of Shluchim continue their indefatigable work for the Rebbe on the West Coast.

In an entertainment event laced with comedy many stars, TV and radio personalities put on a performance of 6 hours depicting the work of Chabad and asking viewers to donate, which they did. Larry King, Jon Voigt, Jordan Farmar, Mordechai Ben David, Avraham Fried, Ethan Bortnick, M-Generation along with politicians and leaders as well.

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