Yad Vashem’s Young Leadership Takes Holocaust Education to a New Audience

Click here to read: Yad Vashem’s Young Leadership Takes Holocaust Education to a New Audience by Cindy Grosz The Young Leadership Associates Chairpersons are Rachel Shnay and Josh Gelnick. Many young “celebrity bloggers” like Humans Of Judaism and Jewish Chick attended. Reality star, best-selling author and Jewish activist, Siggy Flicker, was […]

Meet Ralph Lauren.

Ralph Lauren (born Ralph Lifshitz) is an iconic American fashion designer, philanthropist and best known for the Ralph Lauren Corporation, a global multibillion-dollar enterprise. Lauren was born in the Bronx (New York City) on October 14, 1939, to Frieda and Frank Lifshitz. His parents were Ashkenazi Jewish immigrants from Pinsk, […]

Sholom Aleichem

SPOTTED: Street Sign in New York City – Sholom Aleichem is a Yiddish writer and also a greeting, Shalom Aleichem: Hebrew: שָׁלוֹם עֲלֵיכֶם‎ shālôm ʻalêḵem; Yiddish: שלום־עליכם‎ sholem aleykhem) is a greeting version in Hebrew, meaning “peace be upon you”. The appropriate response is “aleikhem shalom”, “upon you be peace”. […]

770: Congregation Lubavitch of Agudas Chasidei Chabad

770 Eastern Parkway, also known as “770”, is the street address of the central headquarters of the Chabad-Lubavitch Hasidic movement, located on Eastern Parkway in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn, New York. The house was built in 1920 and originally served as a medical center. In 1940, the building […]

Today in New York City: Celebrate Israel Parade

Together on Fifth to Celebrate Israel What a day in New York City. Photographed above is the Fire Department of New York (FDNY) Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) Government of the State of Israel, Official Delegation March of the Living (MOTL) New York Police Department (NYPD) Bravo’s Real Housewife […]