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     Yamim Noraim 5778 at YITH

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thank you for joining us at YITH over the chagim. We very much look forward to celebrating this festive time with you! There are many events, classes and programs going on over the chagim. This page will navigate you to the best place to sign up for Yamim Noraim needs, get more information on davening and event times, and more.

     Hurricane Irma Information

With deep gratitude to the Orthodox Union for their support from the very start of our efforts to support those evacuating the South Florida area. If you would like to offer appreciation and support for our community's Hachnasat Orchim efforts please donate  here.

YITH's Yoetzet HalachaTova Warburg Sinensky

 

   

YITH’s Yoetzet Halacha, Tova Warburg Sinensky, is accessible to our community throughout the year for questions and consultations through phone, email and text in her role as a Halachik advisor regarding taharat hamishpacha and mikvah observance.

Although Tova is a employed by the Young Israel, she is available to anyone in the broader Atlanta community who seeks her consultation. Tova Warburg Sinensky can be reached by phone/text at 470-231-5058 and by email at Yoetzet@yith.org

Tova Warburg Sinensky serves as the Yoetzet Halacha of Greater Philadelphia & South Jersey,  Young Israel of Toco Hills in Atlanta, and is currently the interim Yoetzet Halacha for the RJC in Riverdale, NY.  She teaches a course on intimacy and Jewish law at Kohelet Yeshiva, and has served as a Kallah teacher for the past ten years. Tova has also been involved in the field of Jewish education for over a decade, and is currently the Reflection Coach at Kohelet Yeshiva Lab School and Middle School where she mentors and coaches teachers across grade levels and disciplines. She has authored and edited a number of articles and resources in the fields of education and Taharat Hamishpacha in addition to lecturing throughout the US and abroad.  Previously, Tova held the positions of in-house scholar-in-residence in Englewood, NJ and Rebbetzin of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine Synagogue. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Stern College Honors Program with a Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy, holds a Master’s Degree in Education from the Azrieli Graduate School, a certificate from Yeshiva University’s Graduate Program for Advanced Talmudic Studies, and is a graduate of Nishmat’s first U.S. Yoatzot Halacha cohort. She lives in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania with her husband and three children. 

The Truth About Yoatzot Halacha: Responses & Reflections, December 2015http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/the-truth-about-yoatzot-halacha-responses-and-reflections-2/

Truths My Kallah Teacher Told Me: Ten Tips for New Brides, Times of Israel July 2015, co-author http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/truths-my-kallah-teacher-told-me-ten-tips-for-new-brides/

Editor Yesh Tikva’s Fertility Treatments & Halakha: A Comprehensive Guide http://yeshtikva.org/fertility-treatments-halakha-a-comprehensive-guide/


 

                                             

       Upcoming Events at YITH

 

 Birthday Kiddush

Shabbat Parshat Shoftim, August 26th, we will celebrate all those with August birthdays.  If you’d like to co-sponsor this kiddush in honor of a friend or family member who celebrated a birthday in August please contact Monique at office@yith.org or you may make a donation online at www.yith.org\donate.                                                                    

Atlanta Bikur Cholim Volunteer Information

The mitzvah of Bikur Cholim literally means, "visiting the sick," which we fulfill by helping people with a variety of medical needs. YITH has joined together with the long-running Atlanta Bikur Cholim to create a community-wide volunteer organization with a broader base. Please complete the form below if you are interested in helping with this most important mitzvah. We need your help to make this successful. How often or when you volunteer will be up to you.

Thank you and we look forward to hearing from you. When we receive your information, we will put you in contact with people who can guide you and let you know when there is a need. If you have any questions, please contact:

Myra Brill 760-774-4592

Rachel Stein 404-320-6433

Michelle Asa 404-325-7891

Chavie Spotts 404-329-9359

Mindy Caplan 404-806-8074

Please fill out the following information so that we know how you would like to help with this important mitzvah.

You may select as many volunteer opportunities as you would like. Please fill out a separate form for each volunteer in your household.

 

Our New Building

The dream of our own Mikdash Me'at is now a reality! We encourage you to visit us and take note of the exceptional work done by our new building committee and the construction team.

Become a part of the process by pledging to the Capital Campaign today. Please contact the New Building Committee at newbuilding@yith.org for more information.

Thu, September 21 2017 1 Tishrei 5778