The San Diego Chapter of the Friends of Israel Defense Forces held its 5th Annual Gala Appreciation Dinner & Concert at the Hilton Bay Front, honoring the Women of the IDF for their devotion, courage, and sacrifice to the State of Israel.
In attendance were over 800 guests including prominent lay leaders of the San Diego Community, representatives from local Jewish Organizations, leaders of local Churches,  along with some of most inspiring and courageous Women of the IDF.

We were privileged to hear stories from 3 female Combat soldiers from the Iron Dome, the Border Patrol and a Paramedic units, as well as two Lone Soldiers who share their exceptional stories serving in the IDF.