Category Archives: Student Volunteers

Summer @ Chabad of Hebron

Mordechai Hellinger   08/31/2016   Comments

Ratz Chabad Reinforcements This summer, Chabad of Hebron brought in the reserves to work with our very popular Ratz Chabad program. Moishe Bell and Yosef David, who are spending their own vacation time in Hebron, have been volunteering as members of the Ratz Chabad team, bringing physical support and spiritual guidance to our local troops. Bar Mitzvah Celebrations in Hebron… Read more »

Looking forward to the upcoming year

Mordechai Hellinger   08/17/2016   Comments

We are really looking forward to soon welcome 8 rabbinical students that will be joining us for the coming year! Under the guidance of Rabbi Neymark and Rabbi Porter, the students will learn Smicha and get their Rabbinical ordination, while at the same time volunteering as Ratz Chabad (Chabad Runners). There are still 2 available slots, if you or someone… Read more »

Thank You Givati

Zalman Nelson   03/09/2016   Comments

Just recently, the Givati Brigade who have been protecting Hebron and the surrounding area, departed for their next assignment. We know their six-month tour here was not easy, considering the recent wave of violence and terrorism and we thank them for their service.   During their time here, with all the craziness, the Givati members still managed to make time… Read more »

Inaugural Smicha Program A Big Success

Zalman Nelson   08/12/2015   Comments

Chabad of Hebron’s Ratz Chabad Smicha Program recently completed its first year with tremendous success and rave reviews. In total, seven bachurim tested and received their ordination from Rabbi David Meir Drukman – Rav of Kiryat Motzkin. Chabad of Hebron staff member, Rabbi Itzik Niemark, did a masterful job directing the students; overseeing their balance between intensive learning in Me’arat… Read more »

Staffer Doing Another Tour

Zalman Nelson   10/22/2013   Comments

Rabbinical intern, Menachem Rapaport, is staying on for another tour of duty as a Ratz Chabad. He’s the guy running from security post to security post with food, coffee, smiles, and encouraging words of Torah all day and night. Check out our Facebook page for the awesome pictures. And Menachem has hit the ground running, using last year’s experience to… Read more »

Pesach Seders in Hebron

Zalman Nelson   04/17/2013   Comments

What an amazing Pesach in Hebron this year – our 10th year making IDF seders for the local on-duty soldiers. Although away from their families and bravely protecting the Jewish people, we made them feel at home by their spiritual Parents – Avraham and Sara – and connected to the majestic history, tradition, and heritage marked by the Pesach seder…. Read more »

Thank You Student Volunteers

Zalman Nelson   04/16/2013   Comments

After five great months of service, outreach, teaching, programming, assistance to the Hebron community, it is time to so thank you and good-bye to Shmar Richler and Shloimy Green. We wish them well in all their future endeavors. Hebron will certainly miss them and all their efforts: serving the soldiers physically and spiritually, day and night, warming up souls on… Read more »