More than 1,000 people gathered on Monday, June 29 in the Crystal Tea Room in Philadelphia for an evening of inspiration in tribute to the Lubavitcher Rebbe.

The keynote speaker was U.S. Senator Joseph Lieberman (I), preceded by Rabbi Abraham Shemtov, chairman of Agudas Chassidei Chabad, the umbrella organization of Chabad-Lubavitch, and introduced by Gary Erlbaum, Vice Chairman of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia, the Executive Vice President of the Jewish Publishing Group and a member of the Jewish Agency Board of Governors.