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January 2017

New Book Reveals Hundreds of Documents About the Rebbe’s Early Life
Book Bag
‘Early Years’ comprises 550 pages of insight-producing documents and photographs
Pnina Kotzer, 40, Beloved Chabad Emissary and Educator in Eilat, Israel
A teacher of schoolgirls and adult women who brought a joy of learning to all
Miami Marathon Cyclist With Cerebral Palsy Wants the ‘Dis’ Out of Disability
North America
17-year-old athlete sets no limits and aims to ‘bring positivity into this world’
Projects to Honor the Memory of Volunteer Daniella Moffson, 21
North America
Candle-lighting, mitzvah campaign and more mark the first yahrtzeit of a young woman devoted to others
New Caledonia: A South Pacific Isle Where Judaism Blossoms
Australia & New Zealand
The presence of Chabad is ‘a breath of fresh air’ for Jewish tourists and residents
A Little Hot Soup for California Students Goes Viral, Warming Mothers’ Hearts
Campus Life
Chabad campus couple draws the attention of students, and their parents, with a nourishing program
Jewish Federation to North Carolina Chabad: Keep Up the Great Work!
Campus Life
Rabbi Zalman and Yehudis Bluming get high marks for work at UNC Chapel Hill and Duke University
10-Year-Old Girl Killed When Car Plows Into Crowd Unites Melbourne in Grief
Australia & New Zealand
The sister and mother of day-school student Thalia Hakin remain hospitalized
‘Jewish Journal’: Chabad Campus Emissaries Often Counselors of First Resort
Campus Life
Family atmosphere at centers builds student trust for when it matters most
Rabbi Meir Tzvi Gruzman, 82, Torah Scholar, Educator in Israel
He headed leading Chabad-Lubavitch yeshivahs, teaching thousands of students
Greensboro, N.C., Chabad Volunteers at Habitat for Humanity
Photo Gallery
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, helping the community build for the future
Far-Flung Emissary Kids Connect With Teen Mentors Worldwide
North America
In its 10th year, Chabad ‘Big Brother/Big Sister’ program keeps evolving
In Israel, Jamaican Prime Minister Visits the Kotel
Andrew Holness is joined by the Chabad emissary to the Caribbean island
Volunteers Provide Comfort and Care for Jewish Seniors in Suburban Chicago
North America
Visits to the elderly wherever they are, offering cheer and companionship
Campfire Roars, Even in Winter, for Jewish Girls on West Coast
North America
Daughters of emissaries spend time with peers and counselors, indoors and out
Welcome to Puerto Vallarta, Where Jewish Life’s Warming Up
North America
Chabad comes to the Mexico resort city, bringing Torah study, kosher food and even weddings
Montana Rabbi to Neo-Nazis: Torah Topples Hate
North America
Distributing more than 1,500 Jewish bibles statewide as an act of light and learning
Suburban Johannesburg Families Rediscover Their Judaism
A Chabad House opens, offering learning, activities and opportunities to connect with the community
Terror Victim Shir Hajaj, Beloved Volunteer for Colel Chabad
Soldier killed in terrorist attack tutored needy students in Ma’ale Adumim
Four Dead, 15 Injured in Jerusalem Truck Attack
Terrorist plows into soldiers at Armon Hanatziv promenade
In the Media
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