Stand up for Koby

09.12.2011                      13.Kislev. 5772

Jerusalem:

Stand up for Koby

Top comedians arrive in Israel to raise funds for Israeli charity, the Koby Mandell Foundation.

Renowned American comedians Maryellen Hooper, John Mulrooney and Saleem join Avi Liberman in the seventh Comedy for Koby tour. The much loved tour includes six hilarious national comedy shows to raise funds for the Koby Mandell Foundation, who provide support to family members of victims of terror. An audience of 2,000 predominantly English-speakers are expected to attend.
Israeli-born and Texas-bred Liberman began and runs Stand Up for Israel, an organization that brings top level American comedians to Israel to benefit Israeli charities. “After the beginning of the second Intifada, I wanted to find a way to brighten the mood,” says Liberman. “I realized that this was one way that I could contribute.”…