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Rabbis and volunteers are distributing 30,000 holidays packages
With sirens blaring almost constantly and missiles hitting the center of Zaporizhzhia, Ukraine, Rabbi Nachum Ehrentrau can hear rockets detonating just several hundred meters from his synagogue. The rabbi and his wife, Dina, have directed Chabad-Lubavitch...
Devoted to Oholei Torah Educational Institution for more than six decades
For more than six decades Rabbi Yosef (Joseph) Rosenfeld served as the steward of Oholei Torah Educational Institution in Brooklyn, N.Y., one of the largest yeshivahs in the world. His formal title was executive director, but the term would not accurately...
Chabad’s CTeen trip to Poland and Israel had a powerful effect on Yakov Vinnik
“Am I a dancer who is Jewish or a Jew who dances?”  The question played on 16-year-old Yakov Vinnik’s conscience. The child of Jews from the former Soviet Union, Vinnik grew up watching his mother, Maria, light the Shabbat candles, while his dad, Bor...
Little Daniel and Anton were left on the streets before Chabad took them in
Two-year-old Anton was found one day in July wandering the streets of Odessa, Ukraine. His mother had disappeared months earlier, and his father had been out of the picture for a long time. Anton’s neighbors and aunt had taken the boy in, but now, with th...
In recent visit, U.S. Congressmen Panetta and Suozzi were inspired by Rabbi Levi Yitzchak Schneerson
In 1944, in the harsh conditions of Almaty’s hot summer, Rabbi Levi Yitzchak Schneerson’s health worsened, and he passed away at age 66. Arrested by the Soviets for the crime of upholding Judaism and exiled from his community in Yekatrinoslav, where he se...
In communities of all kinds, women and men, young and old, study a ‘transformational’ Chassidic text
As a young man and already an accomplished Torah scholar, Rabbi Mordechai Burg felt he needed something more. “I was studying Talmud and the deep, analytical commentaries, but it was dry,” he recalls. The dean of his yeshivah—Lander College’s Beis Medrash...
A 15 percent increase in High Holiday attendance expected in Hakhel year
When Rabbi Mendy Mentz moved to California last year with his wife, Dobbie, to establish Chabad of West Bel Air in the Los Angeles area, it was four weeks before Rosh Hashanah, and the Delta variant of the coronavirus was on everyone’s mind. Even though t...
Rabbi Nosson Gurary’s lasting influence has changed thousands of young lives
He would go wherever the Rebbe sent him, the young Chassid told his Rebbe—Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson, of righteous memory. It was 1971. Twenty-five-year-old Rabbi Nosson Gurary had been married for two years and now wanted to join the growing number of ...
Chabad.org’s engine behind online presence of almost 1,500 Chabad centers since 2002
Before there was Wix, Weebly, WordPress and the rest of the popular, user-friendly website builders, creating your own professional-looking website took a team of coders and designers—a complex, cumbersome and expensive process that was beyond the capacit...
The town’s serenity shattered, Chabad became a place of solace
The idyllic lakefront town of Chautauqua in Western New York, just over the Pennsylvania state line, was a serene spot, a place where about 10,000 people stay over the summer, engrossed in intellectual activity, culture and recreation. “It’s a unique plac...
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