All Events for AJC San Francisco

August 26, 2018
AJC Annual Meeting Featuring Mohammed Al Samawi

AJC San Francisco Annual Meeting

Event Co-Chairs:

Moses Libitzky and Mark Donig

Moderated by 
KQED Forum Host Michael Krasny

Meet Mohammed Al Samawi, author of “The Fox Hunt."

Learn about a young man’s moving story of war, friendship, and hope in which he recounts his harrowing escape from a brutal civil war in Yemen with the help of a daring plan engineered on social media by four interfaith activists, AJC San Francisco ACCESS Chair Justin Hefteramong them. Together, they utilized AJC’s vast diplomatic relationships to help Mohammed escape war torn Yemen.

Justin Hefter will be presented with
AJC's Lloyd Sankowich Award for Outstanding Leadership for his integral role in securing Al Samawi's escape from Yemen.

October 4, 2018
Judge Learned Hand Award Dinner

Judge Learned Hand Award Dinner


Arturo Gonzalez
Morrison & Foerster L.L.P.


AJC Legacy of Justice Award

Hon. D. Lowell Jensen
Ret. United States District Judge of the United States
District Court for the Northern District of California


Randy Sue Pollock


Jack Londen and Michael Jacobs