A live-streamed concert and telethon will take place Monday and Tuesday of Lag Baomer, a day of appreciation, inspiration, and entertainment.
The star-studded tribute will take place as a day of joy and unity in appreciation to the Hatzalah volunteers in North America.
The show will feature a slew of singers including Avraham Fried, Mordechai Shapiro, Benny Friedman, Lipa Schmeltzer, Shmueli Ungar, Chazon Meir Helfgot, Gad Elbaz, Shulem Lemmer, 8th Day, Baruch Levine, Eli Marcus, Uncle Moishy, Boruch Sholom Blesofsky, Shloime Dachs, Mitzvah Boulevard, Freilach Orchestra and Shira Choir.
The show will be hosted by comedian Modi, entertainer Yoely Lebovits, businessman Sam Stern, lecturer Rabbi Simon Jacobson, and musician Chony Milecki.
The concert is being produced by Davidi Crombie.
At 4:15 pm, the program will include the beginning of a new Torah scroll, the second Miracle Torah, which will be written in the merit of Hatzalah members around the world.
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Monday Night, May 11
8:30PM – Lag B’Omer Celebration with Shmueli Ungar
9:30PM – An Inspirational Journey with Avraham Fried
10:30PM – Chazan Yitzchak Meir Helfgot
11:00PM – Kumzitz with Boruch Levine and Rabbi Jacobson
Tuesday, May 12
11:45AM – Uncle Moishy
12:45PM – Afternoon Concert with Boruch Sholom, Eli Marcus, Gad Elbaz, Lipa and more
3:00PM – Mitzvah Blvd
3:30PM – 8th Day
4:15PM – Torah Inaugural
4:45-7PM – Finale with Benny Friedman, Mordechai Shapiro and Shulem
The following is a list (alphabetical order) of all participating Hatzalahs:
Baltimore, Boro Park, Catskills, Chicago, Crown Heights, Dallas, Detroit, Flatbush, Houston, Hudson County, Hatzolah Air, Jersey Shore, Kiryas Tosh, Lakewood, Los Angeles, Lower East Side, Middlesex County, Mill Basin/Canarsie, Monroe/Kiryas Yoel, Monsey, Montreal, New Square, Passaic/Clifton, Philadelphia, Queens, Riverdale, Rockaways/Nassau County, Seagate, South Florida, Staten Island, Toronto, Upper East Side, Waterbury, Washington Heights, West Side, Williamsburg.