Tuesday, December 3rd brought over 200 people together for a Grand Menorah Lighting at Wesley Bolin Plaza followed by a grand Car Menorah Parade with over 54 cars through the streets of Downtown Phoenix and concluding at the Chabad of Arizona Jewish Center on Lincoln Drive.
Many thanks are in order for this event. Tremendous amount of planning and effort went into making it the huge success and fun event it was.
Thank you to: City of Phoenix & Office of Mayor Greg Stanton City of Phoenix Police Department and Det. Rick Tamburo, Sgt. Phil Haller and the entire Traffic Division that escorted the parade in a safe manner. The Driver Provider for the Limousine. TicketLo
With Gratitude to Hashem's Kindness to the Rebbe's Shlucha Sasha Bas Bluma, Sashie Levertov a Torah was written with support of the Greater Phoenix Jewish Community as well as the Greater Pittsburgh Jewish Community and participants throughout the world. Ceremony took place at the Chabad of Arizona Jewish Center in Phoenix where the Torah will be used. Special Thank you to Tzvia Halilyan who coordinated this great project from its inception. 10-1-2013 Complete Gallery can be viewed on our facebook page www.facebook.com/ChabadAZ http://on.fb.me/16rCvUR
Honoring Dr. & Mrs. Steve & Lauren Wiener. Aishes Chayil Award presented to Dr. Andrea Silvey. Chesed Award presented to Mrs. Lucy Woodruff.
Video of the Dinner can be watched here: http://bit.ly/Xc8zWo
Celebrating 36 years of Jewish In-reach throughout Arizona. Chabad of Arizona began in 1977 with one Rabbi and Wife team and now has 22 Rabbi's and Rebetzins throughout the state of Arizona manning 18 individual Chabad Houses. Yasher Koach, May it continue to grow from Strength to Strength!
Car Menorah Parade Great Chanukah Fun! Through the streets of Phoenix and Downtown to the Capitol. 52 Cars with a Police Escort!
Thank you to: City of Phoenix and the Office of the Mayor. The Mayor of Phoenix, Mayor Greg Stanton. Mrs. Adora Lewis, Senior Policy Advisor to the Mayor. The Phoenix Police Department. Detective Rick Tamburo, Jewish community Liaison to the Police Department. Sgt. Phil Haller, Traffic division of the Police Department. Chabad Centers of the valley that participated. Driver Provider. Limo Connection. TicketLobster.com Robin Anderson Jr. Nicole Moss, photography.
Grand Menorah Lighting with The Mayor of Phoenix, Mayor Greg Stanton Entertainment by Dizzy Hips 12-11-2012 www.chabadaz.com
Thank you to: City of Phoenix and the Office of the Mayor. The Mayor of Phoenix, Mayor Greg Stanton. Mrs. Adora Lewis, Senior Policy Advisor to the Mayor. State of Arizona for having the Menorah on State Property The Phoenix Police Department. Detective Rick Tamburo, Jewish community Liaison to the Police Department. Sgt. Phil Haller, Traffic division of the Police Department. Chabad Centers of the valley that participated. Trader Joes, Latkes. Safeway on Camelback & 32 St, Latkes. Susan Byrd, for making over
A grand sukkah party for seniors that featured a performance by SOS volunteer Aaron Rothchild, the Pre-K class of Aleph Bet Preschool & Kindergarten, a discussion on the holidays customs and lore, a raffle on a Silver necklace and handpainted mezuzah case and the opportunity to shake the lulav and etrog all while enjoying great company. Watch a video clip here: http://youtu.be/XRSvV41KbJM
Thank you to all our volunteers who helped, the seniors who participated and the Senior Living Communities that participated!
Smile On Seniors Appreciation BBQ for our Volunteers and Supporters! Thank you to Simply Scrumptious Catering & Chompies Kosher Bakery. Thank you to all our AMAZING! volunteers and supporters. Please watch our year end video recap: http://youtu.be/2HTWe1SPRyQ
Chabad of Arizona's 35th Anniversary Dinner & Silent Auction.
Honoring Mr. Ken & Lucia Schnitzer. Rofeh Yedid Award presented to Dr. & Mrs. Efrem & Cheryse Miller.
Celebrating 35 years of Jewish In-reach throughout Arizona. Chabad of Arizona began in 1977 with one Rabbi and Wife team and now has 22 Rabbi's and Rebetzins throughout the state of Arizona manning 18 individual Chabad Houses. Yasher Koach, May it continue to grow from Strength to Strength!
Loaves of Love 2012. Bake Challah for your Shabbat table and pass one on to a friend. Allow the warmth of Shabbat and the taste of freshly baked challah to permeate your home. - Make your own homemade challah - Discover the beauty of this tradition uinique to Jewish Women - Learn the significance of each of the challah dough ingredients - Challah and Dip Buffet www.chabadaz.com 2/2/2012
Donuts, Latkes, Dreidels, Cotton Candy, YoYo for every Child, entertainer, Judah the Macabee & lots of fun! All this followed a grand Car Menorah Parade to the event with 17 cars in attendance! Menorah Lighting was aired Live! on TV!
12-20-2011 www.chabadaz.com Photo credits: Jeff Lynn, Hershl Weberman, Chabad of Arizona
Chabad of Arizona's "Lag B'Omer Fun Fest" saw over 600 Jewish People come together to celebrate Rabi Shimon Bar Yochai. Included at the party was a special children's program, as well as inflatable fun and horse races. A BBQ and Kosher Shaved Ice! Raffle, Music and face painting too!