This past Shabbos was Tu Bishvat, For many years here in Pinsk no fruit could be bought in the winter but now with the opening of supermarkets the elder and younger of Pinsk could keep part of the Minhogim kept by Klal Yisroel all over the world and enjoy the fruit that many have never […]
A new Kria program began where students are paired with Avreichim and boys in the Pinsk Yeshiva, to learn and practice Alef Beis and reading. Given the late start most of these boys had in this area, as most students join our school much later than the age children usually begin, this is essential for […]
For the past many years, Manhattan High School for Girls has been sending a group of students to Pinsk to spend their winter vacation, and become part of the larger Pinsk family. The girls came with a huge store of energy. During the ten days living in our dormitory in Pinsk, a strong bond was […]
Every night of Chanukah after the students in our schools lit their own menorahs, boys and girls visited the elderly around the city to help them light their own menorah, and spread the joy of the miracles. One night a call was received at 11.30 pm from one of the babushkas in town saying that […]
Mazel Tov to Leah and Gideon Pomerantz on the occasion of their marriage. Leah, an alumnus of Yad Yisroel’s school in Pinsk, was sent to the USA to continue her studies in seminary, and graduated Touro college. The wedding took place in Vienna. Best wishes of Hatzlocho to them in building their Jewish Home in […]
On the 17th of Cheshvan talmidim of the Beis Aharon School travelled to the town of Mir where they participated in a dedication of newly renovated Matzeiva of Reb Yeruchom ZT”L. It was the first time in many years that there was a minyan of local Yidden who davened Shacharis in the Mir.
Mazel Tov to Chaya Sara Kostenko, and Boris Chaimov upon their engagement! Chaya Sara is a former student of our school in Pinsk, and we look forward to their building their own Jewish Home in the near future.
For the third year Yad Yisroel in Belarus participated in the International Shabbos Project. Many Yidden in cities around the country were inspired. Pinsk had a major Shabbaton with over 300 people taking part in various programs and lectures from Friday thru Sunday. Within 24 hours of announcing the Shabbaton, all places were booked, and […]
Please press on the following picture to watch an emotional production of the children of Yad Yisroel performing
One of the favortites,the children are festive and dressed in their finest. After all the preperations and learning about the upcoming yom tov,it was finnaly time to unwind. The smile on their faces as they entered the warm sukkah after the yom tov davening. Greeted by the mystical guests ,it was definently a first time […]