Members of the Jewish and Israeli institutions in New York have received Shmurah Matzoh for their Pesach Seder by Chabad. The organizations include the Jewish Federation of North America, Israeli Consulate, UJA -Federation of New York, Israel Bonds and the Israel Mission to the United Nations and the Israel Defence Force Offices.
“This is part of the Rebbe’s activities of helping Jews with receiving Shmurah Matzah” said Rabbi Shmuel Butman, Director of Lubavitch Youth Organization, Tzeirei Agudas Chabad Hamerkozis.
“I am happy that Chabad Lubavitch brought Matzah for all the employees of Israel’s Mission to the United Nations” said Ambassador Danny Danon, Chief Israel representative at the United Nations.
“It has become a tradition that we very much appreciate and we thank Chabad for being there for us” said Ambassador Dani Dayan, the Consul General of Israel in New York.
Eric Goldstein, Chief Executive Officer , UJA -Federation of New York spoke about “the great contribution Chabad Lubavitch does to keep up Judaism all over the world” and thanked Chabad Lubavitch for bringing Shmurah Matzoh to all employees of UJA- Federation of New York.
Israel Maimon, the president and CEO of Israel Bonds and former Mazkir Hamemshala, Secretary General of the Israel Government, knew about the Chabad activities from his previous experiences and was very grateful that Chabad brings Matzah to all Israel Bonds employees.
Gerald Silverman, President and CEO of Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA, and United Jewish Communities), said that from his experience of traveling during the course of his work he sees, first hand, the activities of Chabad Lubavitch. He was, indeed, very pleased to see that Shmurah Matzoh was brought to all the executives and employees of the United Jewish Federations of North America.