August 2014 Highlights

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I hope you are enjoying your summer. Please enjoy a glimpse of exciting events that took place at The Brownstone this past month.

Forum of Jewish Leadership at The Brownstone

A four week program for British students from the finest universities in the UK including Cambridge, Oxford, and The London School of Economics.

Rabbi Becher’s weekly class at The Brownstone.

Mark Gerson interviewing Andrew Rashbaz, CEO of Reuters with a group.

Mark Gerson, co-founder and Chairman of Gerson Lehrman Group. He is also Chairman of United Hatzalah as well as co-founder and chairman of the African Mission Healthcare Foundation.

Meeting Eli Be’er, co-founder of United Hatzalah.

Shabbos at The Brownstone with the Forum of Jewish Leadership.


NYU Meor Alumni BBQ

About 50 young professionals attended.


Boston Alumni BBQ

About 100 young professionals attended.


JCRC Community Connection Luncheon

We had a great time hosting JCRC’s Community Connections Fellowship Luncheon!


Cornell and Binghamton BBQ

Beautiful day for a Cornell & Binghamton alumni BBQ.


Syracuse Alumni Shabbat Birthday Dinner

Syracuse alumni came to The Brownstone for a celebratory Shabbat birthday dinner for one of the alumni.


Israel Rally

The Brownstone stands with Israel.


NY4ISRAEL at The Brownstone

Ari Platt, former IDF commander, and Andrew Gross, Political Advisor to the Deputy Consul General of Israel, spoke at the event where proceeds went to benefit wounded Israeli soldiers. 80 attended.


Latino-Style Shabbat Dinner

50 college students and young professionals from Puerto Rico and Columbia attended.

Wishing everyone an enjoyable summer.

May HaShem grant a salvation for our brethren in Israel and around the world,


Rabbi Mordechai Suchard