Kerem B’Yavneh Thanks the Los Angeles Community.
Los Angeles Alumni and Friends of Yeshivat Kerem B’Yavneh Celebrate 60 Years of Success and Accomplishment.
The Greater Los Angeles community composed of alumni, parents and friends recently honored the avodat hakodesh of Yeshivat Kerem B’Yavneh at its 60th Anniversary Celebration on Wednesday, May 7 in the Sephardic Temple. A special video presentation highlighting the Los Angeles alumni throughout the six decades of Kerem B’Yavneh’s illustrious history provided the participants with a unique nostalgia and beautiful memories.
Over two hundred participants enjoyed the festivities and delicious cuisine by Pat’s Catering. Rabbi Mordechai Greenberg, shlita, Rosh HaYeshiva of Yeshivat Kerem B’Yavneh delivered greetings, and the featured speaker was Rabbi Hershel Schachter, shlita, Rosh Kollel of the Marcos and Adina Katz Kollel of the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary of Yeshiva University. Rav Schachter eloquently articulated the uniqueness of the Kerem B’Yavneh talmid and his contribution to both the Torah and professional arenas.
The Yeshiva honored the memory of Sam Krieger, a”h, and the memories of Maurice and Judith Kandel, a”h. Yeshivat Kerem B’Yavneh recognized the devotion of the following preeminent individuals: Rabbi Joseph and Dr. Leila Bronner, Alan and Lisa Stern, Mrs. Bertie Krieger, and Rabbi Zev and Dr. Michal Goldberg.
Each of these honorees has been involved with Kerem B’Yavneh for many years and has given their time, generosity and kindness for the enhancement of the Yeshiva.