Rivie Schwebel Named Chairman of Agudah Convention

With just weeks left to go until its landmark event of the year, Agudath Israel of America has named Flatbush resident Rivie Schwebel as chairman of the 95th annual Agudah Convention. Never one to pass up an opportunity to serve Klal Yisroel, Reb Rivie’s generosity of spirit has made him Read More

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All #AgudahLives episodes below — Update from Albany: Rabbi Yeruchim Silber, Agudah’s representative in Albany, updates the Agudah Live audience on the new legislative session that just started. Cohosts Rabbi Shai Markowitz and Rabbi Avi Schnall discuss with him Agudah’s activities in the state capital, and get an update on Read More

Where does the Torah world in the United States go to discuss its challenges, find solutions, and forge a path forward? The annual Agudah Convention. This year’s convention, which began last night in the Crowne Plaza Stamford, was attended by over a thousand people, and almost ten thousand more watched Read More

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212.797.9000
646.254.1600
42 Broadway 14th Floor
New York, NY 10004
lli@agudathisrael.org
Mission Statement

Lefkowitz Leadership Initiative (LLI) serves as Agudath Israel of America’s dedicated infrastructure to both involve and serve the unique needs of our communities’ younger members.
The budding professionals and activists - aged 25 to 40 – who form LLI’s nucleus, eagerly serve its trifecta of goals: engage, integrate and innovate. They, along with their family members and friends, take a personal interest in Agudath Israel of America activities and are meaningfully integrated within its diverse branches, events and decision making processes. LLI activists are also encouraged to share their ideas on how Agudath Israel of America can innovate, and better serve and communicate with the younger members of our communities.

Key People

Rabbi Shai Markowitz

Director, Lefkowitz Leadership Initiative, Agudath Israel of America