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Posts by: Yoni Brown
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Almonds?! From Aaron’s Staff?
What the almonds that sprung from Aaron’s staff have to say about overthinking good ideas
The Long Way Around
The spies sent to scout the Land of Israel took an unusual approach with a universal message
Two Boys Cross Front Line of Ukraine War to Rejoin Friends
Until late February, Avraham and Mendel called Zhytomyr home. The Alumim residential facility there gave a safe and nurturing environment to the two young boys…
The Perfect Verb
An unlit candle is only missing one tiny detail, but that tiny detail is its entire purpose
A Jewish Burial Ensured for a Jew from Chengdu, China
Having left his native Philadelphia behind to practice and teach law in China, professor David Ginsberg grew to appreciate the small Jewish communities he frequented…
Good Deeds for Daniel Perelman
After a young man passed away in an airplane crash, his Wisconsin community is coming together to do mitzvot in his memory
Rabbi Moscowitz Returns to Wartorn Kharkiv
Three months after the war began, Rabbi Moshe Moscowitz drove fifteen hours back to his Kharkiv community and synagogue
Rifka’s Hot & Cold Journey to Judaism
After her stormy teenage years, Rifka Chilungu gave up on atheism, got hooked on Judaism, and missed her college graduation to attend a Brooklyn seminary
Young North American Jews Bond on Volcano Getaway
Dozens of young Jewish professionals from across the United States bonded on a Chabad getaway to Antigua, Guatemala last weekend
Lisbon Conference Evokes Memories For Chabad Emissaries
Chabad emissaries from across Europe and Africa gathered on the Portuguese pier where the Lubavitcher Rebbe escaped Nazi-occupied Europe in 1941
Rabbi Yehuda Krinsky Visits Ukrainian Orphans
Secured by Chabad Headquarters, a generous grant allows the weary Zhytomyr community to begin rebuilding their lives
A Quarter Million Meals From Chabad of Nigeria
As part of Chabad's humanitarian efforts to combat hunger in Nigeria, a quarter of a million meals were distributed to single-parent families last week, just…
Paris, Mexico, and Gresham, Oregon
After bumping into Chabad rabbis around the world, Jack Skiterman knew he had to reach out to the new Chabad couple in his own Oregon…
Massive Pesach Seders Welcome Refugees Across Europe
This Pesach, Chabad centers across Europe are hosting the largest seders in their history
New 770 Replica to Serve as Innovative Headquarters for Chabad of Illinois
First envisioned by the late Rabbi Daniel Moscowitz, the already-iconic building is eight years in the making
Vienna Springs into Action to Take In Ukrainian Students
The Lauder Chabad School in Vienna is going to extreme lengths to accommodate 700 Ukrainian refugee families—free of charge.
Congress Honors Lubavitcher Rebbe at Washington DC Conference
At the Living Legacy Conference, U.S. Senators and Government Officials set politics aside to honor the life work of the Lubavitcher Rebbe
Meeting Jews and Making Moves in Minnesota
In 1986 a nuclear reactor in the Ukrainian city of Chernobyl exploded. Deadly clouds spewed across Belarus and Ukraine, leaving radioactive fallout that brought radiation…
Aleph Rescues Afghans from Taliban
When the Taliban started sending him death threats, Fazel Malek* had to leave his wife and daughter behind in Kabul, Afghanistan. After a team of…
California Rabbi & Ohio Trucker Rescue Paralyzed Grandmother in Ukraine
A baffling plea for help reached Rabbi Mendy and Esther Harlig on March 7th. A member of their Chino Hills, California community asked if the…
Sivan Rahav Meir Interviews Rabbi Shlomo Peles
It was almost midnight when I walked into the fully equipped Crisis Management Room. Magen David Adom has situated their mobile command center in the…
110 Schoolchildren Show Off Jewish Knowledge at Championship Game Show
On March 13th, one hundred and ten Jewish schoolchildren marched into a Princeton, New Jersey ballroom for CKids’ annual JewQ International Torah Championship 5782 and…
Yeka Counselors Drop Everything to Be With Ukrainian Campers
When shells began exploding in Dnipro, Ukraine, Chabad’s local Mironova Boys’ School for Orphans decided it was time to leave.  Mironova’s “parents”, David and Liora…
New Orleans Kicks Off Fourth Generation of Chabad Outreach
Rabbi Yossi and Mushka Cohen have been appointed Chabad emissaries to New Orleans, bringing Chabad’s outreach into its fourth generation
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