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Israel@70: The Dream and the Reality of a Modern Jewish State

With Special Guest

Rav Binyamin “Benny” Lau
Ramban Synagogue, Jerusalem

How has the vision of Israel’s founders evolved? What has been achieved and what lies ahead? Rav Lau will explore challenges and opportunities that the founders couldn’t imagine but that a modern nation must face.


  • Saturday, April 21, 2018
  • 9:00 p.m.


  • Young Israel of New Rochelle
    1149 North Avenue
    New Rochelle, New York 10804

Additional Information

  • For more information, please contact Susan Scharf Glick at or 914.385.2120.


Event Committee
Lisa and Dr. Joey Bernstein, Vivian and Stanley Bernstein, Laurie Bilger and Eli Epstein, Shari and Dr. Marvin Chinitz, Dr. Barbara Engelson and Marc Klee, Judy and Bob Friedman, Esther and Dr. Jack Goldman, Sharon and Dr. Lawrence Grunfeld, Debbie and David Isaac, Meyer Koplow, Gail and David Krasner, Ruth and Daniel Krasner, Karen and Mitch Kuflik, Lisa and Leon Meyers, Deborah and Samuel Newborn, Jayne and Darren Peister, Karen and Joseph Rafalowicz, Karen and Michael Raskas, Audrey and Keith Reich, Alex Roth-Kahn and David Kahn, Jessica and Gary Rozenshteyn, Audi and Ben Schub, Yael Schulman and Shlomi Perets, Simone and Mark Semer, Erica and Zev Skolnick, Evelyn and Gary Trachten, Debra Abrahams Weiner and David Weiner, and Baila and Dr. Stan Weiss

Registration Assistance

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