Izzy Ezagui: Featured Speaker at

2019 Annual Campaign Kickoff


Izzy Ezagui, a decorated squad commander in the Israel Defense Forces, is the only soldier in the world who lost an arm in combat and returned to the battlefield. Combining refreshing candor with self-deprecating wit, this inspiring memoir will encourage readers to live up to their aspirations despite seemingly impossible odds.

Ezagui was the featured speaker at the 2019 Annual Campaign Kickoff that took place on Thursday, September 6 at the Reba and Sam Sandler Family Campus. He also signed copies of his book, Disarmed and appeared at the Young Adult Division After Party.

Read the Jewish News article, Surprising, inspiring, or just plain crazy? Decide for yourself, to learn more about Izzy Ezagui. For more information, contact ARTS + IDEAS Manager Callah Terkeltaub at 757-321-2331.