Look what a great month of holiday celebrations we had thanks to your support! And now we're turning over a new leaf as we look ahead to the new year infused with new energy at Hillel.
Tis' the season
Rabbi Dov Oliver (center) in the Sukkah with Fraxen Ait Belkacem, president of RCC's Student Government Association, and alumnus David Strinkovsky.
Israeli journalist and TV host Sivan Rahav Meir (center, black dress) poses with Hillel students after her presentation in the sukkah of Chani and Dudi Farkash of Chabad of Olympia. She discussed Israeli politics, noteworthy people she interviewed, and her personal return to Torah observance.
Hillel Hikers achieve new heights after performing the Tashlich ceremony at Kakiat Park
Hark Hark is that an Ark?
In honor of Parshat Noach, students created edible arks while discussing the significance of the Biblical flood and its relevance to our lives today.
Collegiate Shabbaton: November 8-10, in Brooklyn, NY, with 1,000 college students from around the country.
ZOA Dinner, November 17: A contingent of 25 students will represent Hillel of Rockland
Eighth Day Band Concert...on the Eighth Day of Chanukah!
The wildly popular 8th Day will be back in Rockland on December 30!
Rockland Community College, Cultural Arts Theater, 7:00 pm
Alumni Mazel Tovs
Shmaya Honickman and Yocheved Turner on their wedding October 27
Mindy Stuart and Duvid Meir Polasek on their engagement
Meet the Board of Hillel of Rockland
Clockwise from center left: Shevy Oliver, Dov Oliver, Ekka Peck, Tzipora Reitman, Scott Ugell, Ellen Botwinick, Rabbi David Chanofsky, Marsha Forman, Melinda Levin.
Additional wonderful board members missing from photo: Rabbi David Chanofsky, Marty Goldstein, Jesse Malowitz, Andrea Winograd
Have You Joined Our Hillel Heroes Legacy Society?
Huge Hillel shoutout to the following people (plus a few who wish to remain anonymous) who have designated Hillel of Rockland as a beneficiary in their wills through the Life & Legacy program:
Rabbi David Berkman & Carol King Berkman * Bert & Cathy Distelburger * Leslie Goldress * Martin & Roberta Goldstein * Lisa Green * Roberta Leitner * Rabbi Dov & Shevy Oliver * Moshe & Tzipora Reitman * Shaina Reitman * Andrea Winograd * Gerri & Allan Zabusky
BE REMEMBERED FOREVER by the Jewish community with a gift to Hillel of Rockland in your will, trust, retirement plan or life insurance policy.