On February 24, 2013, Steve Goldberg (reluctantly) accepted the "Mordecai Award for Jewish Heroism" given to him by the Creative Zionist Coalition at the Shangri La Hotel in Santa Monica.
The following is from the introduction given by Paul Schnee:
Steve Goldberg serves as the National Vice-Chairman of the ZOA. He acquired his law degree from New York University and specializes in commercial litigation. He has represented various Jewish organizations and activists in civil rights matters. He serves on the Executive Board of World Likud and the World Zionist Organization. He has delivered presentations on Middle East politics as a guest speaker, panelist and debater for a variety of organizations, schools and synagogues including Adat Ariel, Ariel University, Chabad, Hadassah, the Jewish Federations of Los Angeles and Long Beach, the Nixon Library, the Pacific Jewish Center, Sha'arei Tefilla and UC Fullerton amongst others. His articles on foreign policy have appeared in the Jerusalem Post and the Los Angeles Jewish Journal.