Areyvut Empowers Jewish Youth to Be Ambassadors of Chesed

Daniel Rothner was raised in Chicago in a home steeped in chesed. “My parents and both sets of grandparents were very involved in the community,” he shares. “On one...

Bnai Zion Foundation To Host Annual NYC Gala

Bnai Zion Foundation, now in its 110th year of building a more inclusive, healthy, and vibrant Israel, is to host its annual New York gala on Sunday, November 4,...

Bagel Store: Running Ohel

The organization is part of the vernacular; it is the name that soothes and comforts people and our community when there are challenges and even a crisis. As you read...

HASC Group Home Celebrates Yosef’s Drive-By Bar Mitzvah

In the Mill Basin community of Brooklyn sits an unassuming house. This house is unique, though. While many communities sport one or several group homes for individuals with special...

Bonei Olam: A Companion On The Journey Of Life

Every one of us is placed here on earth to complete our destined journey. Some have a rockier way, some encounter darker roads, some travel with more loneliness. We...

Ateret Cohanim Dinner to Feature Chabad of Poway Rabbi

  Rabbi Yisrael Goldstein, rabbi of the Chabad of Poway, whose synagogue was attacked by a terrorist gunman on the last day of Passover, will be the featured speaker at...

Achiezer to Honor Devoted Supporters at January 5 Gala

  The Five Towns and Far Rockaway communities are gearing up for Achiezer’s annual gala, to be held at The Sands of Atlantic Beach on January 5, 2020. An evening...

Purim Cheer For Gural JCC Holocaust Survivors

A touching Purim celebration for Holocaust survivors took place on Thursday, March 4 at the Gural JCC. Over 100 participants took part in singing, dancing, lunch, and hamentaschen. A special...

Yachad LI Says Thank You to the Community

Many exciting and new things have been happening lately at the Yachad Long Island Center. The center, which houses an elementary school (IVDU), adult program, and social recreational programming,...

4th Yahrzeit Observance of Rabbi Gershon Tannenbaum, zt’l

  On February 25, Rosh Chodesh Adar, the Rabbinical Alliance of America/Igud HaRabbonim convened its monthly seudah and conference in observance of Rosh Chodesh Adar and the fourth yahrzeit of...
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