To get into the spirit of Chanukah and prepare for the mesiba, Rabbi Doniel Lander, Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivas Or Hachaim and Chancellor of Touro College, gave a dvar torah on the necessity of owning the Chanukah candles/oil you light – it is the owner of the oil that can express his appreciation and truly give thanks.
Coordinated through Achiezer, and in collaboration with Nivneh, LCM students went to Far Rockaway this past Sunday and Belle Harbor today, to help in Hurricane Sandy recovery. The group in Far Rockaway went to two homes and spent many hours dismantling cabinets so they could get to the drywall and then breaking up and schlepping the dry wall out.
We all know that Lander men are talented. But some of you might not know just where those talents lie. This past Saturday night Lander men brought their hidden talents to light.