Friday, August 18, 2017


Rabbi Aryeh Leibowitz Gives Inaugural Shiur of Joint Sha'alvim - Beth Abraham Nine Days Learning Program

On Monday, July 24, Rabbi Aryeh Leibowitz of Sha’alvim gave the first of the five night shiurim as part of Beth Abraham of Bergenfield’s Nine Days’ learning program. The next three shiurim took place the next three nights, and the last one will take place on Sunday evening, July 30 (Erev Tisha b’Av). These shiurim are part

Yeshiva University Grants Tenure to 17 Faculty, Full Professorship to Two

The Yeshiva University Board of Trustees recently awarded tenure to 17 faculty members across the University’s undergraduate and graduate schools.

At Yeshiva College, Dr. David Lavinsky, associate professor of English; Dr. Ran Shao, associate professor of economics; Dr.

Rabbi Sam Frankel Will Speak at Cong. Beth Aaron

On Shabbat, July 29, following the 7:50 p.m. Mincha at Congregation Beth Aaron, Rabbi Sam Frankel will present a lecture, “Mindfulness and Judaism: How Our Mesorah Embraces Mindfulness.” Congregation Beth Aaron is located at 950 Queen Anne Road in Teaneck.

Rikkud Dance Plans Jazz and Hip-Hop Classes for Children

Rikkud Dance, led by Rochelle Yaros, is having jazz and hip-hop classes for 5-10 year olds in Teaneck on Tuesday evenings beginning September 26.

A class for 5-7 year olds will take place from 4:45 to 5:30 and a class for 8-10 year olds will take

Cong. Beth Aaron to Screen Documentary on Sunday

This Sunday, July 30, at 7:00 p.m., the documentary “Here One Day” will be screened at Congregation Beth Aaron. The film—about mental illness, suicide and family—will be introduced by Rabbi Rothwachs and followed by a Q&A session led by producer/director Kathy Leichter. The program is jointly presented by Beth

Cong. Darchei Noam to Host Allan Brauner on Shabbat Chazon

Allan Brauner will address Congregation Darchei Noam this Shabbat, Shabbat Chazon, July 29, following Kiddush. He will speak about his research into the destinies of 227 girls who worked with his mother in Auschwitz sewing German army uniforms.

Breastfeeding Group Meets in Teaneck

Whether you are an expecting mother, a new mother or already have a few babies of your own, join the conversation about breastfeeding together with professionals and other moms. This info session and discussion will take place on Monday, August 7, at 10 a.m. at 405 Cedar Lane. The event is free of charge to moms in Teaneck

RYNJ Seventh Graders Enjoy Summertime Girls Nights Out

The RYNJ rising seventh graders, many of whom will soon be attending Camp Kaylie, a second-month camp for girls, enjoyed their first summer month at various camps and programs. However, these activities were only during the day and when the girls got home at night, with no schoolwork to complete, their only activity was

H. Leiner & Co. to Consult in Israel This August

(courtesy of H. Leiner & Co.) Herschel Leiner of H. LEINER & CO. Corporate & Nonprofit Solutions will be available for limited consulting in Israel this summer, as part of an initiative to broaden the geographic scope of the company’s impact on Jewish nonprofits and yeshivos.

H. LEINER & CO., having serviced over 200 day

Yeshivat Noam’s 12th Annual Summer Outing: Golfing, Exercising, Painting and More

Yeshivat Noam parents and friends enjoyed a beautiful day of activities at the Montammy Golf Club in Alpine, New Jersey. With over 80 golfers and over 20 painters, the outing raised important funds for Jewish education and scholarships for those who need them. The golfers enjoyed a beautiful day

FIDF LEGACY Program Provides Summer Fun to Children and Siblings of Fallen Soldiers

Sleepaway camp is a unique opportunity to create some of the best summer memories in a child’s life. This month, a heartwarming project sponsored by Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) is enabling 16 bar and bat mitzvah-age children who have lost either a sibling or parent serving in

Michael Cohen Is Honored in Nonprofit ‘40 Under 40’

For the third year, New York Nonprofit Media honored 40 rising stars in the nonprofit industry under the age of 40. Awardees were honored at a celebratory breakfast event on July 19 at The Capital Grille in downtown Manhattan, and profiled in a special print publication distributed at the event.