As her four kids play in the kitchen of the Chabad house, Dit Greenberg cooks with Lehigh students to prepare for Friday’s Shabbat dinner. Together they cook challah and other homemade kosher foods for the five-course meal.
In the spirit of the High Holidays, a group of University of Pittsburgh students provided a measure of comfort to the local homeless population by distributing 500 peanut butter and jelly sandwiches to three area shelters.
In Italian Merano inter-marriage isn't an issue, in Dresden no one cares about racism as long as they're not its target, and in Taipei kashrut is the biggest concern. The one thing they all have in common? Immigration to Israel[…]
The 2003 National League Championship Series coincided with the weeklong Jewish festival of Sukkot. During that week, Rabbi Boruch Hertz, an emissary of the Lubavitch Chabad, built a sukkah across the street from Wrigley Field and encouraged everyone, but especially[…]
It's a Jewish tradition to eat double beforehand," said Rabbi Dovid Tiechtel of the Chabad Center for Jewish Life on the University of Illinois campus, where many in the local Jewish community fueled up with a 5:30 p.m. buffet Tuesday[…]
Chabad of Southeast Morris County, based at 42 Park Ave. in Madison, drew some 900 attorneys and judges to its 10th annual Jewish Law Symposium, held Monday, Sept. 26, at the Birchwood Manor in the Whippany section of Hanover Township.
When Rabbi Meir Rapoport, of Galloway, set out to study and spread Jewish values, it took him to Ukraine, Peru, South Africa and Mexico, among other countries. Recently however, a need for service called him home — to Stockton University[…]
Princeton’s Chabad House figures prominently in a new study of the outreach organization’s growing influence on college campuses across the country, and the impact it has on Jewish students.Read more at http://www.thejewishweek.com/news/new-york/chabad-rising-campus#T0twShuu0BhSE836.99
Recognizing the often high price tag attached to the experience, Chabad Jewish Community Center is offering their friendly and welcoming services, with no cost or membership required, for individuals of all ages in the Folsom and El Dorado Hils Jewish[…]
A new third-party study on Chabad’s impact on Jewish students at American college campuses challenges Jewish philanthropic organizations to take a closer look at how their charitable giving measures up and where their investments yield the most significant returns.
It is 11 short steps from the front door of the Al Jazira mosque in Montreal to the Chabad synagogue nearby. From there, the Catholic sanctuary of Sainte-Marguerite-Bourgeoys Church rises next door. Had things been different, had no one made[…]
Police in Ukraine have arrested four suspects for the brutal beating and robbery two weeks ago of Chabad-Lubavitch emissary Rabbi Mendel Deitsch, who remains in serious but stable condition at a hospital in Israel.
About an hour or so before Shabbat arrives, there’s a set of loud, repetitive knocks on my door. On the other side stands a mostly toothless woman, often carrying the overwhelming scent of the unbathed.