Colors: Blue Color

Rabbi Hayim Schwartz, Executive Director of the Rabbinical Seminary of America, understands the necessity for a community to have a political voice. Year after year, he works diligently to ensure that new members of Yeshiva Chofetz Chaim of Queens and their wives register as voters to ensure that Kew Gardens Hills’ communal voice is heard.

The Orthodox Union (OU) — the nation’s largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization — is pleased to announce Monday that Executive Vice President Rabbi Moshe Hauer has been appointed by U.S. Department of Homeland (DHS) Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas to the agency’s Faith-Based Security Advisory Council (FBSAC).  

Inflation is taking a bite out of buying groceries. That’s why Met Council orchestrated the largest free kosher food distribution in America over the course of just one month in partnership with UJA-Federation of New York. Met Council was able to provide fresh food packages to over 117,000 New Yorkers in need at 126 locations across New York City. 

Coalition for Jewish Values (CJV), representing over 2,000 traditional, Orthodox rabbis in American public policy, announced the launch of CJV Australia, to pursue “Down Under” the same mission of promoting traditional Jewish values. The organisation will be led by Rabbi Dovid Freilich, the former Chief Rabbi of the Perth Synagogue and a past president of the Organisation of Rabbis of Australasia (ORA).