Renowned Personalities to Speak Throughout the Community March 11-12 Yeshiva University and YU-affiliated Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary will present a special Yeshiva Alumni and Community Shabbos in the Five Towns on March 11-12, taking place in 17 shuls around the community. The Shabbaton will feature 26 renowned personalities including President Richard M. Joel; Rabbi…
School Partnership Master’s Program to Provide Scholarships for Five Towns Educators
Yeshiva University’s (YU) Center for the Jewish Future (CJF) will bring their popular Yom Rishon series to the Five Towns community on Sunday, December 27 at 10 am at the Young Israel of Woodmere, 850 Peninsula Boulevard, Woodmere, NY. Rabbi Dr. Jacob J. Schacter, senior scholar at the CJF, will discuss Asarah B’Tevet: From ancient times to the 21st Century.
On the heels of a successful conference on energy conservation on April 30, Yeshiva University’s Institute for University-School Partnership convened a conference attended by 14 day schools from the Five Towns, the Rockaways and Queens to guide them in advanced fundraising strategies and techniques. The session on “How to Successfully Generate Major and Planned Gifts” was well received by the participating educational institutions, spanning the denominational spectrum, that gathered at Mesivta Ateres Yaakov in Hewlett, NY.
Yeshiva University’s Institute for University-School Partnership convened a meeting for yeshivot and day schools in the Five Towns and Far Rockaway to discuss practical ways to save money by cutting energy and utility spending. The meeting, which took place at Yeshiva Ketana of Long Island, is one in a series of workshops on school affordability designed by the Institute in cooperation with the Yeshiva University’s (YU) Center for the Jewish Future.
Yeshiva University is bringing its program of advanced Torah studies to Long Island’s Five Towns and Rockaway communities under an off-campus initiative of postgraduate training for modern Orthodox educators.