“Judge Judy” honored by Chabad

Tim Boxer – The Jewish Week
Judge Judy speaking at the dinner

…Judge Judy was one of the honorees at Chabad’s Children of Chernobyl gala recently at Chelsea Pier 60. Also honored were Elie Tahari; Amy Book, a kindergarten teacher for underprivileged children in Rockland County, and her husband Robert, a successful businessman.

Tahari came to the U.S. from Israel 30 years ago to make his mark as a major fashion designer for women’s clothes, and now also for men. He grew up in an orphanage in Kfar Chabad.

“Chabad save my life,” he said, “and I will do anything for them.”

Excerpt: Mr. Sami Rohr Speaks at The Banquet 5767

The Banquet is the culmination of the International Conference of Chabad-Lubavitch Shluchim (emissaries). Excerpted here are highlights from the guest speaker at the 2006 banquet, Mr. Sami Rohr

Darchai Menachem’s Chinese Auction!

The Darchai Menachem School which opened up a few years ago in Crown Heights quickly became famous for its high quality education with very specific and individual attention. Not for no reason is the school commonly referred to by residents as one of the best Moisdos in Crown Heights.

“One of the things that set Darchai Menachem apart from other schools is the small classes with 10 children, something that gives the teachers the possibility to give much more individual attention to each students need and creates a comfortable atmosphere in between students” said the principle R. Ayal Ben-Tzion