Chaverim of Rockland does amazing works of Chesed in the Jewish community. They are a selfless volunteer organization that day in, day out helps others. They also have a tendency to make a Kiddush Hashem, for example in this photo as volunteers help a Ramapo Police Officer with a flat tire.
Picture of the Day
If you have a passion for medicine, are very energetic and think you would enjoy working with pediatrics, this job may be for you.
You will learn to be proficient in electronic medical records. Phlebotomy & specimen collection, proper triage & medical scribing, assist with sutures and procedures, proper handling & storage of vaccines & other medical supplies. Proper handling of state of the art medical devices as well as organizing medical data for review and interpretation.
Rockland County Legislators honored Chaverim of Rockland’s search and rescue members for their recent efforts Virginia Beach, when the heroic Rabbi Bauman obm went missing while rescuing a student.
The Kotel on Tisha B’av attracts thousands for davening, Eicha and Kinus. This photo was taken last night, after shabbos had gone out.
See these behind the scenes photos from a new videos series for TorahTreasure.com with the Rogers Park band.
In another move into space, Israel will soon be launching its Amos 17 communications satellite through SpaceX. In the photo you see the control room from where the Israeli Amos 17 will be launched.
When a Hatzalah ambulance screams by, clearly on an emergency, heads turn to follow. Now imagine not one, but six ambulances meeting together. That’s exactly what happened at a rest stop on the side of the 17.
Wherever there is a large Orthodox Jewish population, there is Hatzalah. A recent milestone was crossed by Montreal Hatzalah after they bought their first ambulance.
We all know about Snapple facts, but did you know about New York City facts? According to NYC fact Number 971, there are “18 miles of clear wire strung around much of Manhattan to make a symbolic enclosure (Eruv) on Shabbat.”
While on his way to Israel, the US Ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, stopped by the stand of Chabad of the Airport in JFK to sign up his family for letters in the unity Sefer Torah.
Chaverim was on scene of yesterdays Forshay fire in just a few minutes, beating even the local Fire Department. Chaverim’s volunteers were on scene the whole time providing crowd control, manpower, shade and cold water to keep the first responders hydrated and safe while battling the house fire.
Israel’s President Reuven Rivlin, who is currently on a visit to South Korea, presented South Korean President Moon with an Artscroll Maseches Bava Kamma, reflecting the profound interest and study of Gemara in South Korea.
A search for a 35 year old Rebbi who disappeared in the ocean after saving an 11 year old boy moves into its second day. Despite the Coast Guard having called their teams off the search, a number of other Rescue Teams have joined the effort. Chaverim of Rockland, Hatzalah Air, and Shomrim of Baltimore have all joined in an effort to locate the missing man.
At the Avi Ezri Shul in Modi’in Illit, one of the mispalelim donated the Parnes Hayom (פרנס היום) in honor of Gimmel Tammuz.
As July 4th nears, Some people seem to relegate their common sense to history. In a the hopes of saving someone a trip to the hospital, Spring Hill Community Ambulance posted this message for everyone to read, and hopefully take to heart.
Following through on a promise, Trump Heights, a new settlement, was created in the Golan Heights. To seal the deal, a large sign was placed with the towns name.
The Borov Shul in Monsey doesn’t mince its words, nor skimps on security. A sign posted on the front window of the shul notifies everyone that concealed gun carry permits were permitted, or perhaps to be read encouraged on premises.
Stories of Mesiras Nefesh in the Holocaust can be found in books and videos that are your fingertips. But this one story is engraved on the tombstone of a Marine who survived World War Two, and attributes his survival to putting on tefillin and not eating unkosher meat.
Every Jew is a gem, and some people have a knack for finding gems. This Chassid found a group of nuns and monks visiting the Kever of David, and zeroed in on one particular monk, asking him if he was Jewish. The rest can be seen in the photo.
The Matzeiva for the previous Skulener Rebbe’s Hakumas Matzeiva that will be taking place in Monsey Beis Hachaim at 2:30pm today, Sunday.
It is agreed by all that the most hotly contested disagreement in shuls across the world is its temperature. For some it is always too hot, others too cold, and the poor Gabbai is always caught in the middle. This Gabbai just gave up trying to please anyone, I wonder how that worked out……..
An official White House photo was released showing Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein, the Rabbi of the Chabad House of Poway California, posing with President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence. Rabbi Goldstein was injured in the Pesach shooting at his Chabad House.
Birkat Kohanim at the Kotel is a stunning picture from any view, especially from above. Take a look at a 360 degree view of Birkat Kohanim taken by Shimi Hershkop as thousands came to hear on the first day of Chol Hamoed Pesach.