ORT programs in under-resourced communities throughout the world provide disadvantaged individuals with training and skills to meet the demands of a competitive job landscape. Thanks to our supporters, ORT enriches communities through its global network of educational institutions that offer dynamic and targeted instruction in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and provide state-of-the-art resources. Saul Berkowitz joined the National Board of Directors of ORT America in 2016. He is a certified public accountant and recently retired as a partner at a national CPA firm where he practiced for over 40 years. A graduate of Syracuse University, he has been a member of the Accountants, Attorneys and Financial Services chapter of ORT in New York City for over 20 years, and has been the chapter leader for the past seven years. He is an active member of the New Jersey Society of CPAs, and has been recognized by several charities for his active participation. Marion, who passed in October of 2010, was the daughter of German-Jewish Holocaust survivors. She was the Executive VP at HSBC Bank USA, NA. Marion was also a founder, past president and devoted member of ORT America’s Accountants & Bankers Chapter for two decades. She was an ardent and passionate supporter of ORT’s worldwide education and training programs, witnessing first-hand what an ORT education could accomplish, as her uncle was trained by ORT and went on to have a very successful career.
Scholarships associated with ORT America