Award-winning artist Esther Schneerson gave a watercolor workshop for children with special needs in preparation for the second Art of Friendship Gallery and Gala event to be held on May 10, 2015.

The Friendship Circle of Brooklyn, under the direction of Rabbi Berel and Chani Majesky, is partnering once again with the Bear Givers foundation to host "The Art of Friendship".

"The benefits of this event are twofold," explains Rabbi Berel Majesky. "While there are few opportunities for children with special needs to shine, this event gives them the chance to be the spotlight, showing off their creativity and talent.  READ MORE