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CHABAD OF GEORGIA IN THE NEWS
Metro Atlanta Jewish leaders speak out after stabbing during Hanakkah celebration in NY
December 30, 2019
The start of Hanukkah in Forsyth County, in photos
Chabad Forsyth and Congregational Beth Israel celebrated the start of the Jewish festival Hanukkah on Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019, at Halcyon with an event featuring live music, performances, food and more.
December 24, 2019
Kaddish for Every Jew
A new group, led by Rabbi Yossi New, aims to ensure that funerals have enough men to form a minyan
December 4, 2019
Chabad Intown Soars With New Gift
An anonymous benefactor has gifted $1 million to Chabad Intown. The generous contribution this month brings the total raised in the center’s Vision 2020 campaign to $4.4 million.
November 27, 2019
Original Art and Photos on the BeltLine
The first ever "confluence: Art and Photography Exhibition" will be held at Chabad Intown beginning Sept. 15.
August 28, 2019
Chabad Turns out for Unity
Rabbi Joseph Telushkin, The New York Times best-selling author, addressed the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center to summarize Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson’s teachings.
July 31, 2019
Rabbi Yossi New, Regional Director of Chabad of Georgia shares his message on the tragic events at Chabad of Poway with CNN.
Synagogue Terrorism Sharpens Security in Atlanta
Open doors as a sign of welcome during Shabbat services are a tradition at many synagogues. Today the visible presence of security is a sign of welcome.
May 8, 2019
Anti-Defamation League audit shows increase in Anti-Jewish Attacks
Apr 30, 2019
First Hasidic Female Judge Offers Inspiration for Women
Ruchie Freier heads Ezras Nashim, the first all-female volunteer ambulance service in the Brooklyn.
April 24, 2019,
Last-Minute Prepping as Millions Worldwide Get Ready for Passover
Public seders, chametz sales and inspiration still available at Chabad.org
April 18, 2019
G-Day’s overlap with Passover elicits mixed responses from UGA’s Jewish community
Apr 18, 2019
Chabad of Tech and State Goes Global with Shabbat 360
Shabbat 360 brought a global atmosphere to Chabad of Georgia Tech and Georgia State University April 5.
April 10, 2019
Grand Opening of Rashi’s Campus, Chabad of North Fulton
Since 1998 the Jewish community of North Fulton gathered in trailers for Jewish education, worship, programs and simchas.
March 20, 2019
Rashi's Campus Rises
Five years after the passing of their beloved leader, a community celebrates a milestone
MARCH 19, 2019
Community Walk Celebrates Friendship
Friendship Circle of Atlanta holds its third annual Walk4Friendship March 24.
March 13, 2019
Atlanta Coworking Space By Day, Addiction Recovery At Night
Chabad Intown’s new cafe and coworking space opens to recovery community
FEBRUARY 13, 2019
What Jews Brought to Super Bowl LIII
Atlanta welcomed the biggest sporting event of the year, and the Jewish community played a large role in ensuring the event was a smashing success.
February 6, 2019,
Atlanta Chabad Offers Southern Hospitality at the Super Bowl
Rolling out the welcome mat with a kosher tailgate, Shabbat services and meals, and a visitor’s center
January 29, 2019
Ex-Mobster Thrills Chabad With Storied Past
Chabad Intown blew off the doors on Jan. 15 with an atypical historian, storyteller and ex-mobster, Myron Sugerman.
January 23, 2019,
Roving Rabbis Light up Georgia
Four yeshivah students from Brooklyn, N.Y., used their Chanukah break to spread light across the state of Georgia.
December 19, 2018
Chabad on the BeltLine
Chabad opens its doors on one of Atlanta's most sought-after stretches of real estate.
December 12, 2018
It’s lit times 8: Where to see metro Atlanta menorah lightings
Nov 30, 2018
Avalon To Host Menorah Lighting With Chabad Of North Fulton
The community is invited to celebrate the holidays with this traditional Chanukah event set for Dec. 2 in Alpharetta.
Nov 29, 2018
PTC synagogue honors Pittsburgh shooting victims
Nov. 08, 2018
Fayette shows up for Shabbat
November 8, 2018
East Cobb synagogues holding ‘Show Up for Shabbat’ services Saturday
November 2, 2018
UGA, Athens Jewish community hosts vigil to remember 11 lives lost at Tree of Life shooting
Oct 31, 2018
Synagogue victims receive Augusta tribute
Oct 30, 2018
‘Nazi hunter’ to speak soon in Johns Creek
Oct 19, 2018
Savannah Jewish community honors Pittsburgh shooting victims
Chabad Savannah holds vigil to honor the lives lost in the Pittsburgh shooting
Oct 30, 2018
Jews mark Yom Kippur by looking back, seeking atonement
Sep 16, 2018
Chabad of Forsyth to host inaugural gala for Jewish community
Aug. 1, 2018
Jewish Community Spreading All Around Atlanta
While some are leaving the suburbs and heading intown, others head out to Forsyth and beyond.
April 25, 2018
Chabad of Gwinnett launches capital campaign for Jewish enrichment center
Apr 14, 2018
What Israel Means to Me: Mendy Gurary
Here’s what the Chabad Israeli Center Atlanta rabbi has to say as we celebrate Israel’s 70th birthday.
April 12, 2018,
Take a Visit Inside Atlanta’s Friendship Circle
A fashion show and benefit for the program will be held at Beth Tefillah on March 18.
March 8, 2018
Chanukah Happenings Around Atlanta
From menorah building to menorah lighting to menorah parading, event options abound on our Chanukah 2017 calendar.
December 8, 2017,
Chabad Israeli Center Welcomes New Torah
After a year of renovations Chabad Israeli Center opened its doors with the dedication of a Sephardic Torah.
December 6, 2017,
Chabad of Cobb: Judaism Teaches Vital Self-Discipline
Maintaining self-control is the key to preserving the Jewish faith.
September 13, 2017,
Chabad of Peachtree City: The ‘Good’ Year
Through the spark of spirituality, one is inspired to behave Jewishly.
September 13, 2017
Kennesaw Chabad Finds Permanent Home
The rabbi and rebbetzin need to raise $300,000 for the property next to the Kennesaw State campus.
July 13, 2017
Chabad of Forsyth Seeks Unity in New Home
Chabad of Forsyth's new home at 795 Brannon Road will include the Juda religious school and Congregation Beth Israel.
June 6, 2017
4 Shabbat Dinners, 1,350 Students at Chabad
The event is an opportunity for unity among kids who may feel like a minority on college campuses.
May 10, 2017
Local Jewish center to help residents kick off Passover
Apr 8, 2017
Chabad of Cobb Celebrates 4th Torah
Dedicated in memory of Rick Faber, the "kindness Torah" is small enough for children and the elderly to carry.
March 31, 2017,
30 Years Later, Education Helps Boost 400 Percent Growth in Atlanta’s Jewish Community
Chabad couple talks about their goals, originally on their own, and now with 18 Chabad rabbis in the region
September 8, 2014
Students Build Jewish Community at Georgia State
January 2, 2012
University of Georgia Gears Up for Largest-Ever Gathering of Jews
April 8, 2011