Orthodox Union Executive Vice President Allen Fagin recently met with Lakewood Mayor Menashe Miller and the leadership of the Lakewood Jewish community. The meetings were arranged by Josh Pruzansky, Regional Director of OU Advocacy-NJ.
Included in Mr. Fagin’s visit was a tour of Beth Medrash Govoha (BMG), the largest full time yeshiva/higher-education institution in America with 7,000 full-time undergraduate and graduate students. Mr. Fagin met with HaRav Malkiel Kotler and CEO Rabbi Aron Kotler, and also toured several Batei Medrash (study halls) and other facilities.
“It was an honor and privilege for me to visit with a number of the Lakewood mosdos (institutions) and their leadership,” Mr. Fagin declared. “I am delighted that the OU is able to provide assistance to this extraordinary community.”
Read the full story on the OU Advocacy website.
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