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Posts by: Rena Greenberg
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Building Bridges Across the Ocean with Israel Connect
An innovative program recently established in canada is fast becoming an international story of building bridges that answers with a resounding “yes.”
Early Childhood Studies Spur Parents To Choose Jewish Preschools
Chabad preschools, consistently in the vanguard of progressive early-childhood methodologies, are contributing to a marked shift in the educational priorities of Jewish families with little…
Monday the Rabbi Brought Soup
Rabbi Shmuel Marcus, Chabad emissary to Los Alamitos, California is driving very, very carefully. In the back seat of his car is a box with…
Coffee at Dartmouth, One Cup At A Time
On a mild spring afternoon last May at a café in the small idyllic town of Hanover, New Hampshire, Rabbi Moshe Gray was holding his…
A First At 83: Survivor, Philosopher, Wraps Tefillin
Frithjof Bergmann is well-versed in Judaic ritual but had never wrapped tefillin.
For Some, Camp Winds Down to A Strong Jewish Send-off
Sixty-six percent of adults who have attended Jewish camps considered their Jewish identity “very important,” as opposed to 29 percent of those who never attended…
Chabad Galvanizes Worldwide Support for Israel’s Soldiers, Children, Civilians
Chabad’s preparedness to help, has made it a first address for individuals seeking aid. Its network of schools, centers and social projects throughout Israel’s cities…
After FIFA, Jewish Fans Grateful for Chabad of Brazil
As Jewish fans from around the world lucky enough to attend the 2014 FIFA World Cup games in person pack up to head home, they…
Jewish Revival Gains Ground With Russia’s University Students
The exposure to Jewish life beyond the small confines of their respective communities helped students recognize the feasibility and relevance of living Jewishly.
Florida Governor Joins Chabad at Sample Seder
Florida Governor Rick Scott joined Chabad of Tallahassee on the eve of the first night of Pesach “pre-Seder” event hosted by Rabbi Schneur and Chanie…
Founder of Mazel Day School To Receive Jewish Education Award
Mrs. Chani Okonov, a Chabad emissary to Brighton Beach and co-founder of the Mazel Day School, will receive the 3rd annual Jewish Education Project Young…
Chabad Emissary to Ottawa Receives Governor General’s Award
On Monday April 6, Mrs. Devora Caytak was among 46 Canadians chosen from among 500 nominees, who received the Governor General’s Caring Canadian Award for…
European Jewry, Anti-Semitism, Addressed at Rabbinical Conference in Hungary
As Hungary marks 70 years since its Jews were murdered during the Holocaust, its Jews are seeing alarming anti-Semitic rhetoric.
Israelis Find A Lively Jewish Niche in Moscow
Unheard of until recently, this vibrant demographic came out to party last week, confirming their place in Moscow’s Jewish community. Hundreds celebrated the 10-year milestone…
A “First Offering” by Jewish Women: Challah
Today, women are finding sustenance for mind, body and soul as they bake fresh loaves in the spirit of this ancient tradition.
Sochi Ready To Welcome Jewish Guests
Thousands of Jews—as many as 20,000—including athletes, locals and visitors to Sochi, will have the opportunity to celebrate Jewish identity as they participate at Shabbat…
Jewish Women Leaders Focus on Community Building, Jewish Education
The idea that she is a "representative" of the Rebbe lessened her sense of feeling overwhelmed by the enormity of the challenge, and made it…
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