25 December

OU Israel Membership Drive Ends with Chanukah Event

After OU Israel’s annual membership drive, the organization wanted to thank the members for their support. This year, on the seventh day of Chanukah there was a Members Tea. Of course they were served more than tea. Latkes and soufganiyot led off the menu. This year there are about 400...
1 December

OU Israel Hosts Special Events During Chanukah

OU Israel Center is offering a wonderful variety of events for the whole family during Kislev – both before and during Chanukah. Before Chanukah The Seven Faces of Victory Applied to Our Lives Wednesday December 10, 8:00-9:30 PM at the OU Israel Center. Mrs. Sarah Hermelin discusses strategies and techniques to work...
23 November

Sigd: Holiday Celebrates Ethiopian Aliyah

Stav Mevrata (above) was nine months old when her family arrived in Israel from Ethiopia. She is the eighth of nine children. Today she is 18 and is a sherut leumi (national service) volunteer with OU Israel’s Makom Balev program that operates 11 youth centers in development towns around...
21 November

Widows Call for Solidarity, Unity this Shabbat

The widows and orphans of the four rabbis who were slain in the Jerusalem synagogue massacre this week issued a letter calling for national solidarity and unity. With broken hearts, drenched in tears shed over the spilled blood of holy men – the heads of our families. We call on our...
21 November

May Their Memories be a Blessing

Following are heartfelt expressions of sorrow for R. Avraham Goldberg, R. Aryeh Kupinsky and R. Kalman Levine who along with R. Mosheh Twersky, were murdered in Bet Knesset Bnai Torah in Har Nof on Tuesday, November 18. Avraham Goldberg הי"ד Avraham Goldberg was born in Britain and made aliyah in 1991....
19 November

Rabbi Genack on Death of Rabbi Mosheh Twersky זצ״ל

‘He Was the Apple of the Rav’s Eye’ By Rabbi Menachem Genack, CEO of OU Kosher, New York Among the rabbis slaughtered at prayer this morning in Jerusalem was Rabbi Mosheh Twersky, the grandson of the Rav, Rabbi Yosef Dov Soloveitchik.  Rabbi Menachem Genack, CEO of OU Kosher, was a foremost talmid...