"I have a child who struggles in so many ways, but who approaches life with joy and wit and humor, and is capable of so much more than he lets on." SINAI parent and dinner honoree Ilana Chill spoke with candor, emotion, and power about what it is like to...
Jeffrey F. Barken/JNS.org For years, Jewish basketball aficionados have adored Tamir Goodman. The same can now be said for Jewish summer campers. Nicknamed the “Jewish Jordan” by Sports Illustrated magazine in 1999 for the combination of his on-court prowess and his observance of Orthodox rituals despite a busy secular game...
Kudos to the YU Israel Club for their awesome performance last night in NYC. Really really cool! The end is the coolest! L'shanah Ha'ba Be'Yerushalayim!
We cannot express enough how thankful and grateful we are for the support and encouragement we continue to receive during these difficult days. We are working day by day with the natural setbacks and inherent challenges of the current situation. Your encouragement serves as emotional and spiritual "fuel" to power...
Israel has already shocked baseball fans by winning its second game in the 2017 World Baseball Classic. The team from the Jewish state beat Chinese Taipei, 15-7, on Tuesday at the Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul, South Korea, in the second game of the tournament. This was Israel's second...
What does friendship sound like? Watch this inspiring video celebrating Friendship Circle Atlanta and the community of people who make these connections possible! Watch it here: Get OnlySimchas News Live Updates  by email and never miss our top breaking stories   
A bone marrow donor and recipient met for the first time yesterday in Lower Manhattan.
A new prize will recognize individual’s contributions to the shaping of German-Israeli relations. The German-Israeli Future Forum and Germany’s Foreign Ministry are calling for applications from young professionals ages 18-45 from both Germany and Israel for the “Shimon Peres Prize” to be given in October in Berlin. Two awards will be given – one to...
B"H Dear Friends, Henya and I want to thank you from the bottom of our hearts for the outpouring of support and encouragement you have showered us with over these trying last few days. Each message and contribution from our friends and loved ones has buoyed our efforts and made much...
Jacob Herenstein posted the following video and caption to his Facebook page after the Harkham Gaon Lions beat Hillel Pittsburgh, by a score of 41-34: This is what Sarachek is all about- realizing that we are all one in the same. Even though this game was a consolation game, every...
Rabbi David Edelman arrived in Springfield, Massachusetts as a young man in 1950 and he got a directive from the Lubavitcher Rebbe to go out and give Shmurah matzah to his Jewish acquaintances. In 195, the late Rabbi Dovid Edelman began visiting Jews throughout Western Massachusetts going door-to-door to...
The Shalva Band is in from Israel and performed at Congregation Etz Chaim in Linvingston, NJ.
JNS.org British officials put the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) “on notice” Friday after the council passed a series of resolutions singling out Israel for its policies towards the Palestinians while ignoring other countries' human rights violations. “Today we are putting the Human Rights Council on notice,” U.K. Ambassador Julian...
A powerful video campaign featuring self advocates with disabilities throughout Israel has been shared over 4,000 times in the past 24 hours on Facebook, as youngsters speak up about the exclusion and demand: "Make room for us" The video is designed to promote awareness about the right to housing within...
“When everyone else has given up on you, it’s hard not to give up on yourself.” Struggling with learning disabilities and battling school bullying - like horrible nicknames such as “retard” - Ben discovered early on that kids can be cruel to children with differences like autism. With no...


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WEDDING VIDEO OF MOISHY AND RACHELI TISCHLER

Wedding of Moishy and Racheli Tischler - video by @cjstudiosphotos A post shared by Only Simchas! (@onlysimchas) on May...