Dear Rabbis:

The Rabbinical Alliance of America/Igud HaRabbonim invites you to attend the Rosh Chodesh Adar Aleph seudah and conference in observance of the sixth yahrtzeit of HaRav Gershon Tannenbaum, ZT’L, הרב גרשון ב”ר משה יעקב טאננענבוים זצ”ל our highly respected and esteemed Director and Menahel of many years. This important seudah and conference is being sponsored by Maimonides Medical Center לעלוי נשמת, in honor of the memory of Rabbi Gershon Tannenbaum, ZT’L.

The seudah is scheduled to take place on Rosh Chodesh Adar Aleph, Monday, January 31, 2022, Shevat 29, 5782, 6:30 PM at Agudath Israel of Borough Park West (the 9th Avenue Agudah), located at 867 50th Street, 9th Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11220, where our chaver Rabbi Shmuel Wohlberg serves as Rabbi. Rabbi Wohlberg will address the conference. Rabbi Yaakov Klass, our presidium chairman, will give the administrative report. Rabbi Moshe Mandel, Rabbi of Khal Bais Mordechai of Flatbush, will give a special Dvar Halacha in memory of Rabbi Gershon Tanenbaum, ZT’L. Rabbi Chaim Israel, on behalf of the 9th Avenue Agudah and close friend of Rabbi Tannenbaum, ZT’L, will give special remarks and reflections on fond memories with Rabbi Tannenbaum.

At the Rosh Chodesh Adar Aleph Seudah and conference we will have the honor of hosting Staten Island District Attorney Michael E. McMahon as the special keynote speaker who will be discussing, “Public Safety Strategies for a Stronger New York City.”

Please make every effort to attend this important Rosh Chodesh Adar 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 Miroczik
Executive Vice-President, Rabbinical Alliance of America