Kars4Kids Hires Avi Gordon As New Chief Operating Officer
Oorah, a nationally-recognized nonprofit organization whose sole mission is to help disadvantaged and disaffected children, recently announced the appointment of Avi Gordon as its new Chief Operating Officer. He will also work for Kars 4 Kids.
Gordon has spent most of his professional life with several large and prestigious national and multi-national companies. Gordon was the Chief Operating Officer of Shamir Insight Inc., the American subsidiary of a NASDAQ-quoted optical company. Prior to Shamir Insight, Gordon was the Senior Vice President of Operations of The Argen Corporation, the largest dental alloy manufacturing company in the world.
Gordon will oversee 120 employees in New Jersey as well as in Israel. Focusing his efforts on the daily operations of Oorah’s 49 programs that work to give Jewish children and their families opportunities to become active and productive members of their community. To accomplish this, Oorah developed programs, focusing on education, extracurricular activities, and family enrichment.
“The decision to join the Oorah’s mission was simply a matter of giving back to one of the most precious things we all have in our lives, and that is our kids,” said Gordon. For more information to participate of volunteer at a Camp Oorah program, please visit: http://www.oorah.org/
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