YU Scholars Visit Five Towns for Shabbat

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 […]

Yeshiva University Provides Five Towns Schools Lessons In School Affordability

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 Joins Forces with Power Companies, State Government, Yeshivot and Day Schools in Five Towns and Rockaways to Cut Costs

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.