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Manchester Businessmen Thank Friday Friends

Dozens of Manchester businessmen and residents gathered in Beis Menachem to pay tribute to their “Friday Friends;” Chabad Yeshivah students who visit hundreds of homes and offices each Friday, sharing a good word and the opportunity to do a Mitzvah. The event marked the end of this year’s activities, and served as a farewell for the graduating students and their friends. 

Rabbi Levi Cohen, director of Adult Education at L’Chaim-Chabad, shared a brief overview of the Yeshiva’s history. “Thirty years ago, the Lubavitcher Rebbe encouraged Rabbi Akiva Cohen To become the Dean of a newly founded Yeshivah in Manchester,” he said. “With dozens of programs and services and… Read More »

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