Dear Rabbis,

Please mark your calendars for the Igud HaRabonim/Rabbinical Alliance of America’s Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan Conference which is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, October 30, 2019, Cheshvan 1, 5780 7:00 PM at Congregation Knesseth Meir, located at 711 Seagirt Avenue, Far Rockaway, New York 11691, where our chaver, Rabbi Betzalel Korn is the Rabbi.

The Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan Seudah is l’zecher nishmas HaGaon HaRav Shmuel Ben HaGaon HaRav Yitzchok Noach Borenstein, Zt’l, father of our chaverim, Rabbi Mendy Borenstein and Rabbi Yitzchok Noach Borenstein, and father in law of our Director, Rabbi Moish Schmerler. Rabbi Shmuel Borenstein, Zt’l was a Rosh Mesivta at MTA YUSHB for close to a half a century.

At the Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan conference, we will be addressed by our host Rabbi Betzalel Korn, by Rabbi Mendy Borenstein and by Rabbi Moish Schmerler. Rabbi Yaakov Klass, our Presidium Chairman, will deliver the Administrative Report. Our Vice-President, Rabbi Joseph Salamon, will be the Chairman of the Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan Conference.

Please make every effort to attend this important Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan Igud/RAA Conference, as is our custom important topics will be discussed.

Please remember to complete the Gemara you have chosen to learn for our Chai Ellul Annual Siyum HaShas.

On behalf of the Igud/RAA Presidium and of the Bais Din, I extend greetings of Torah.


Rabbi Mendy Mirocznik
Executive Vice-President, Rabbinical Alliance of America