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January 2016

Chabad Women Emissaries 5776 Group Photo
Photo Gallery
Eventful First Day at Chabad Women’s Convention in New York
Photo Gallery
Emissaries and friends from around the globe at sessions, classes and a resource fair
From Ghana to San Diego, New Year for Trees Is Marked by Good Deeds
Holiday Watch
Children are the focus of holiday activities around the world
Thousands of Women Arrive in Brooklyn, Settling In at Homes of Welcoming Hosts
International shluchos conference combines learning, inspiration, spirituality and reunion
Givat Ze’ev Stabbing Victim in Stable Condition
Friends ask that Psalms be said for Menachem Mendel ben Chana Yehudis
Hot Pastrami Courtside: Kosher at University of Maryland’s Xfinity Center
Campus Life
Three years in the making, it's become an instant hit with Jewish sports fans
For the Youngest Female Emissaries, a Program of Their Own
Taking workshops, seeing friends and spending time in New York with girls of similar backgrounds
Young Woman, ‘So Full of Light,’ Succumbs to Knife Attack
Shlomit Krigman, 23, is remembered by family and friends as a ‘model of compassion’
Rabbi Behind Bars: Organizing a Different Kind of Minyan in West Virginia
North America
Working with college students on campus and prison inmates on Shabbat
Food-Packing Program Helps the Hungry in New York, Especially During Blizzard
North America
Growing monthly effort to distribute kosher food to the those in need
Rabbis Offer Material and Spiritual Resources in Storm's Aftermath
North America
19 killed and more than 35 million impacted as communities begin to recover from blizzard
Green in Eugene: Oregon College Town Gets Infusion of Jewish Life
Campus Life
Couple receives a sunny welcome in the rainy Pacific Northwest
The Tenth of Shevat: A Time of Introspection and Inspiration
Around the world, events focus on the Sixth and Seventh Rebbes, and their ongoing legacies
Ever-Trendy Tel Aviv Gets an Anglo-Friendly Spiritual Home
Near the beach and hotels, new Chabad center draws young adults from all over
Slain Mother of Six Laid to Rest in Jerusalem
Dafna Meir remembered as a loving mother and devoted nurse
Terrorist Kills Mother of Six in Hebron Hills
Dafna Meir, 39, worked as a nurse and premarital counselor
Terror Victim’s Legacy Continues Through His College Friends in Israel
Campus Life
Students in Netanya take on mitzvahs in memory of 26-year-old Alon Bakal
Kipah Debate in France Seen as a Blessing in Disguise
A call for Jews to remove their head-coverings results in unusual support for Jewish practice
Barnard Student Killed in Honduras Crash Remembered for a Life of Volunteering
North America
Good deeds and prayer encouraged in the memory of three victims
In New York, More Than a Thousand in Record-Breaking Kids Challah Bake
North America
They mixed, kneaded, separated the dough and recited the blessing, leaving the baking for home
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