Photos: 52nd Annual National Pirchei Siyum Mishnayos

Another year; another rousing celebration. On Sunday afternoon, the cavernous Palace ballroom in Brooklyn was filled with over 1,000 boys celebrating the 52nd annual National Siyum Mishnayos of Pirchei Agudas Yisroel of America al Shem Rabbi Yehoshua Silbermintz zt”l. Youthful enthusiasm permeated the air from the moment a long line Read More

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contact info

212.797.9000 Ext: Pirchei 272, Bnos 275
646.254.1600
42 Broadway 14th Floor
New York, NY 10004
pirchei@agudathisrael.org, bnos@agudathisrael.org
Mission Statement

Cultivating a wholesome and inspired Torah Jew begins during a childs earliest years.

Since its earliest days, Agudath Israel of America has established numerous popular programs that have helped transition Americas Jewish communities from spiritually barren deserts to centers of a historical Torah renaissance that continues blossoming to this day.

For boys and girls, children and teenagers, on special occasions and all year round, Agudath Israel of America's youth services division is dedicated to continue inspiring our future generations to be proud links in the chain formed at Mount Sinai.

Key People

Rabbi Ephraim Levi

National Director, Pirchei Agudath Israel of America

Mrs. Chana Baila Hass

National Director, Bnos Agudath Israel of America