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Building a Global Jewish Community in NYC

October 22nd, 2015|Comments Off on Building a Global Jewish Community in NYC

Every day, the Brownstone is home to young Jews who seek meaningful ways to become involved in Jewish life. Whether […]

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Adopt-A-Brick: Building Jewish Unity, Community and Leadership

May 27th, 2015|Comments Off on Adopt-A-Brick: Building Jewish Unity, Community and Leadership

The Brownstone Experience’s New Adopt-A-Brick Campaign will help meet its demand for greater learning initiatives to serve the 50,000 […]

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Support Gateways with Amazon Smile

July 4th, 2014|Comments Off on Support Gateways with Amazon Smile

The well-known store Amazon.com has started a new initiative called AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is an easy and convenient way for you […]

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Harry’s Video Blog – Hey Jude – Toldot 5777

December 1st, 2016|Comments Off on Harry’s Video Blog – Hey Jude – Toldot 5777

Esau begs his father Isaac for a consolation blessing after Yaakov gets the main prize. Isaac relents and gives Esau a blessing that still reverberates [...]

Rabbi Mordechai Becher’s VLog – Fire that Destroys and Fire that Builds – Parshat Toldot 5777

November 27th, 2016|Comments Off on Rabbi Mordechai Becher’s VLog – Fire that Destroys and Fire that Builds – Parshat Toldot 5777

Terrorists have started nearly 200 deadly fires in Israel over the past few days, destroying hundreds of homes and endangering thousands of lives. Rabbi Mordechai [...]

Jacob and Esau

November 27th, 2016|Comments Off on Jacob and Esau

Jacob and Esau One of the most fundamental principles of Judaism is the belief in human free will. No one is born righteous, and no [...]

Harry’s Video Blog – Got Water? – Chayei Sarah 5777

November 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on Harry’s Video Blog – Got Water? – Chayei Sarah 5777

Eliezer devises a test to help him find a bride for his master Abraham's son, Isaac. But the test involves more than meets the eye. Harry [...]

When the Wind Blows, The Kippah Will Fall

November 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on When the Wind Blows, The Kippah Will Fall

Washington Heights, where I teach regularly, is an extremely windy location.  My bobby pin is greatly challenged holding my yarmulke onto my, fairly short, hair.  [...]

Harry’s Video Blog – Goodbye, Mom – Vayeira 5777

November 17th, 2016|Comments Off on Harry’s Video Blog – Goodbye, Mom – Vayeira 5777

Abraham takes his son Isaac on a historic journey - planning to sacrifice him per G-d's command. But before he leaves, does he tell his [...]

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The Gateways mission is to nurture and sustain Jewish identity, strengthen a connection to Israel and empower participants to make informed decisions about their Jewish future.

We accomplish this through a wide array of meaningful immersion based educational and social programs led by a robust leadership team of renowned scholars and talented educational innovators.

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