AJC Cleveland presented its Richard H. Adler Community Leadership Award to Richard W. “Dick” Pogue at a reception on Nov. 7 at Playhouse Square in downtown Cleveland. Pogue is senior adviser at Jones Day in Cleveland.
For the past 24 years, AJC Cleveland has recognized some of the community’s top leaders.
The Rev. Otis Moss, Jr., the first recipient of AJC’s Richard H. Adler Community Leadership Award, offered the evening’s invocation.
AJC Cleveland president Rachel C. Uram spoke about the Adler Family, AJC and rising anti-Semitism.
Tom Adler was joined by Albert Ratner in making the award presentation. About 200 people attended.