Our Honorees

A Wider Bridge is Proud to Honor

Arthur Slepian
Founder and Executive Director of A Wider Bridge, 2010 – 2017

Join A Wider Bridge in honoring the legacy of our founder, Arthur Slepian, whose vision for our organization has strengthened the LGBTQ communities and Jewish communities of North America and Israel.


Evan Wolfson
Founder and Executive Director, The Freedom to Marry

Freedom to Marry Founder Evan Wolfson reached “Out of the Bubble” and changed hearts and minds with the advancement of marriage equality in the United States. Since the achievement of US marriage equality in 2015, Evan has spent his time assisting countries around the world advance marriage equality and other civil rights movements. In June, Evan visited Israel with A Wider Bridge, working with our partners on the ground, imparting advice and lessons learned from Freedom to Marry to advance the causes of civil marriage and same-sex marriage in Israel.