David Zaslav to Receive UJA-Federation of New York’s Steven J. Ross Humanitarian Award

Discovery Communications President & CEO David Zaslav

On April 3, the UJA-Federation of New York will host its Leadership Awards Dinner and honor our President & CEO David Zaslav with the Steven J. Ross Humanitarian Award, which honors people of vision, energy and sustained achievement in the entertainment, media and communications industries.

UJA-Federation has been driving communal planning and philanthropy in the New York Jewish community for more than 90 years. Through their working with more than 100 network beneficiary agencies, synagogues, and other Jewish organizations, their reach spans from New York to Israel to more than 60 other countries around the world, touching 4.5 million people annually.

Find out more about UJA-Federation by watching their PSA below, and make sure to follow @DiscoveryComm, @UJAfedNY and #ujaLAD on Twitter next week for updates from the star-studded celebration (which will include legendary broadcaster Tom Brokaw, Elie Wiesel, Oprah Winfrey and members of Discovery’s on-air family).