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OU West Coast Banquet To Honor Its President Dr. Steven Tabak; Beverly Hills Marriot; Sholom Chapels; June 21 In LA; Featuring Installation Ceremony Of Incoming President Scott Krieger

June 9, 2016, by

The Orthodox Union West Coast Region will host its annual OU West Coast Under the Stars Banquet Tuesday evening, June 21 at the Beverly Hills Marriott. This year’s event will celebrate OU West Coast’s distinguished guests of honor: Dr. Steven Tabak, Current President of OU West Coast, with the Keter Shem Tov Award; Brian Keyes, […]

Orthodox Union’s Disaster Relief Comes to Houston Synagogue’s Aid In Flood’s Aftermath

April 21, 2016, by

Earlier this week, while Jews around the world busied themselves with preparations for Passover, United Orthodox Synagogues of Houston (UOS) was devastated by flood waters — for the second time in less than a year. UOS, an Orthodox Union -member synagogue, reported about three feet of water in its sanctuary after sustaining more than $1 million in damages from the […]

OU Kosher Answers Your Top Ten Pesach FAQs

April 18, 2016, by

OU Kosher presents the most frequently asked consumer questions to-date on the OU Kosher Hotline (212-613-8241). Questions may be submitted to kosherq@ou.org as well. The Passover questions were answered by Rabbi Tzvi Nussbaum, the voice of OU Kosher’s Consumer Hotline. The responses were reviewed by Rabbi Yaakov Luban, OU Kosher executive rabbinic coordinator. Rabbi Moshe […]

OU Kosher Comes To Your Rescue For Pre-Passover Busy Season

April 13, 2016, by

Come on in, says a voice behind two large computer screens. The rabbi, whose velvety yarmulke and raised eyebrows are barely visible beneath ancient and contemporary books stacked as high as the Pyramid of Giza, is now in the middle of busy season – answering consumer questions for the upcoming Passover holiday. With 160 chat […]

OU Kosher Brings Two Pre-Pesach Shiurim to Lakewood, Monday April 18 at 12 Noon

April 11, 2016, by

  As Pesach approaches, OU Kosher will bring its Harry H. Beren ASK OU Outreach program to Lakewood for two special shiurim to be held Monday, April 18. Its primary audience is Bnei HaYeshivos, yeshiva students, during Bein HaZemanim, their Pesach vacation. It will be held at Congregation Lev Avos, at the corner of Oak […]

Yachad’s IVDU School for Girls Visits OU Kosher in NYC

March 28, 2016, by

Earlier this month, six students from Yachad’s IVDU Elementary Girls School in Brooklyn took a trip to the OU Kosher headquarters in downtown Manhattan to learn about kosher meat, fish and vegetables. As part of the Harry H. Beren ASK OU – VISIT OU program, Rabbi Akiva Tendler, OU Kosher rabbinic coordinator, gave the eager […]

Sign Up for OU Kosher’s Live Passover 2016 Webinar, Wednesday, April 6

March 25, 2016, by

Register for OU Kosher’s annual Live 2016 Passover Webinar to hear OU experts answer Passover-related questions and cover general Passover topics. The webinar will take place on Wednesday, April 6, from 1 p.m. to 1:40 p.m. EDT. To pre-register for the webcast click here or go to www.ou.org/events/ou-kosher-passover-webinar-2016/. Subscribers may submit their questions upon registration […]

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