Last fall, when Sharon Appotive invited me for coffee, she had more on her agenda than face-to-face canvassing for my annual Jewish Federation of Ottawa gift. After getting that out of the way, she graciously requested that I consider chairing Choices this year.
I was flattered, but a bit surprised. While I have volunteered for Federation in a number of capacities over the years, I have never been a member of the Choices committee. However, I could honestly say that I had attended every Choices event since its inception. [Read more…]