Pirchei Weekly For Parshas Korach

Rashi: Questions of the week 1. Why were the laws of Matnos Kehunah taught immediately after the incident with Korach? 2. Why was the pledge of הקב״ה promising the Terumah and Ma’aser as a portion for the Kohanim called Bris Melach – a covenant of salt? To receive the Pirchei Weekly straight to your Read More

Statement by Agudath Israel of America on the “Place to Worship” Initiative

Agudath Israel of America, a national Orthodox Jewish organization, welcomes today’s announcement by Attorney General Jeff Sessions regarding the “Place to Worship Initiative”. Through the Initiative, the Department of Justice, in conjunction with the U.S. Attorney’s Offices, will take steps that will go far in strengthening the awareness of the Read More

Agudath Israel Applauds Governor Cuomo’s Release of Hate Crimes Grant Awards at Event in Magen David Yeshiva
What is a Cisco Model 3600? The $25 Million Dollar Question that Agudath Israel Has Been Fighting For
Full Steam Ahead for Tax Credit Program, Providing Millions in Tuition Scholarships for Illinois Families


Jun 11, 2018

At the recent Agudah dinner, the event chairman Gary Torgow delivered a “State of the Agudah” address highlighting several families who have benefited from various Agudah divisions (video can be seen here). One of those moving stories focused on the work of Mrs. Leah Steinberg and Project LEARN to help students Read More

Agudath Israel representatives introduce key Israeli Defense Agency personnel to Orthodox Jewish communities in the US
Agudath Israel Representatives Introduce Key Israeli Defense Agency Personnel to Orthodox Jewish Communities in the U.S.
Agudah Advocacy Protects Busing in New State Budget

The recently concluded legislative session in Illinois ended on a high note for the Chicago Jewish community, with transportation for Jewish day school students once again included in the final budget thanks to the concerted efforts of Agudath Israel of Illinois. A grant for busing to Jewish day schools was Read More

Agudah Rabbanim: Quicken Loans Institutes Heter Iska, Resolving Halachic Concern