Hadassah Honors the First Lady of Beverly Hills Real Estate

April 4, 2009

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., April 3, 2009 — Myra Nourmand was recognized by Hadassah, the largest volunteer organization and the largest women’s organization in the United States. Hadassah honored Nourmand for her tireless commitment and care for the local community and Israel. The event took place on March 25, 2009 at the Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills.

“It’s with great pleasure that we congratulate you on your selection as honoree. We proudly commend you for your extraordinary commitment to Hadassah and your unwavering service to the children of the City of Los Angeles and the youth of Israel,” says Los Angeles City Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa.

Since its founding in 1912, Hadassah’s members are motivated and inspired to strengthen their partnership with Israel, ensure Jewish continuity, and realize their potential as a dynamic force in American society.

“I accept this award on behalf of my mother, Yetta, my three children and two grandchildren, and all women who have made Hadassah what it is today,” says Nourmand. 



In addition to her support of Hadassah, her philanthropic workextends to WIZO, the Jewish Defense League, Dream Street, The Children’s Cancer Society, and the West Hollywood Food Coalition.

Myra Nourmand is the First Lady of Beverly Hills Real Estate and author of From Homemaker to Breadwinner. She is a sought-after real estate expert who has recently appeared on FOX Business News, KNBC News, Angeleno Magazine, Haute Living, and talk shows throughout the U.S. While raising her children, Nourmand became a licensed Realtor 20 years ago and quickly ascended to become one of the nation’s top-producing agents. A native of New York, the author earned her B.A. at SUNY-Buffalo. She and her husband, Saeed, have called Beverly Hills home for the last 30 years.

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