The municipality of Beit She’an, Israel, named Chana Schmulevitz, co-director of the city’s Chabad House, it’s Woman of the Year.

Schmulevitz, who will accept the award at a ceremony Saturday night, was chosen by Beit She’an’s women’s organization in recognition of her dedication to the community.

A Chabad-Lubavitch emissary with her husband, Rabbi Yaakov Schemulevitz, for 22 years and a mother of 13 children, she serves as an educator and organizer of children’s gatherings.

In addition, Schmulevitz coordinates home visits and counsels married couples. …