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Basketball Star Speaks at Chabad at UConn

Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 9:19 am
Posted by Chabad on Campus

Former Husky and Maccabi Tel Aviv super star Doron Sheffer spends and evening with a circle of Chabad at UConn Alumni and supporters.

The “Ice Man” spoke of his life accomplishments and challenges on the court, his battle with cancer and his Jewish journey. His story inspired the gathered to live a life of balance, inner joy and Torah.

Participants recalled their sense of Jewish pride they had while Sheffer was on the UConn court.

Sheffer, who speaks to Birthright participants led by Rabbi Shlomo Hecht of Chabad at UConn, emphasized the importance of having a Chabad House at UConn. Special thanks to Mr. & Mrs. Michael Black for their gracious hospitality.

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