(Courtesy of Nefesh B’Nefesh) Over the past few months, Nefesh B’Nefesh, in cooperation with Israel’s Ministry of Aliyah and Integration, The Jewish Agency for Israel, Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael (KKL) and the Jewish National Fund-USA, has been working tirelessly to produce its annual Mega Aliyah Event, which provides potential
On Sunday, March 15, the Young Israel of New Rochelle will be recognizing Rachel and Gary Berger as Guests of Honor, and Jewish Link of Bronx, Westchester and Connecticut Community Editor Yvette Finkelstein as recipient of the Distinguished Leadership Award at its 53rd annual
Elliiott Rabin, PhD, author of “The Biblical Hero,” approaches the Bible in an original way, comparing biblical heroes to heroes in world literature, and his book addresses questions such as “What is the Bible telling us about what it means to be a hero?” and “Why do we need
(Courtesy of SINAI Schools) Nearly 1,000 supporters gathered on February 23 for SINAI Schools’ 2020 Annual Benefit Dinner. SINAI honored Rabbi Yosef Adler, Peggy and Philip Danishefsky and Rabbi Yehuda and
Fleetwood Synagogue recently hosted its annual open house membership
The Westchester Jewish Council is proud to announce a new initiative introduced to the Westchester Jewish community. Westchester rabbis, working across denomination lines, have embarked on Westchester 2040, a process to envision the Westchester County Jewish community in 2040. What, indeed, will the Jewish future look
Two short dramas that explore the dynamic of Jewish tradition, modern Israeli life and family will highlight an Israeli Film Night to be held on Sunday, March 22, at 7:30 p.m. at the Hebrew Institute of Riverdale, HIR, or The Bayit, 3700 Henry Hudson Parkway at the corner of Netherland Avenue.
(Courtesy of YU) Dr. Shay Pilnik has been hired as the premier director of the newly founded Emil A. and Jenny Fish Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Yeshiva University. He began his tenure in February 2020.
Before coming to the Fish Center, Dr. Pilnik headed the Nathan & Esther
(Courtesy of Northeast Jewish Center) Northeast Jewish Center celebrated 62 years on Sunday, March 1, with its annual gala dinner honoring Rabbi Craig Glasser for his 20 years of service to the community. The event was a fun-filled, well attended event with great food and live music by Jonathan Cahr
The Young Israel of West Hartford is celebrating its golden anniversary with an elegant evening of food, friends, tribute, memory and music. Over the course of the evening, the community will give special thanks to past rabbis and presidents, celebrate the exciting present and look to the next 50 years of