November 4, 2018
RCC, Suffern, NY (map)

Connect with more than 5,000+ Shluchim, their families and fellow friends and supporters of Chabad to celebrate the work of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, gain inspiration and re-energize to continue the global mission.


The gala banquet caps the annual International Conference of Shluchim, where 3,000+ emissaries of the Lubavitcher Rebbe from across the globe gather to study, network, reflect and refocus. At the banquet, Shluchim join family, friends and lay leaders from around the world for a celebratory dinner. More than 5,000 strong, it is the largest kosher dinner in the world.

Do I Belong?

In addition to being one of the most powerful, inspiring Jewish events, the Kinus affords Shluchim an opportunity to thank you, their dedicated supporters, for being vital parts of this global mission and for enabling them to impact your local community.

What to expect:

You will be dining with more than 3,000 Chabad representatives from 100 countries, thousands of fellow partners and supporters of Chabad Houses around the world, and world renowned political, communal and philanthropic leaders.

There will be moments of joy and celebration, moving stories, and a glimpses into the challenges, hardships and triumphs of Shluchim. The Gala Banquet takes one on a journey through a kaleidoscope of emotions, leaving one inspired and reenergizes to better one’s personal life or local community.

2017 Event Highlights
Global Update by Rabbi Moshe Kotlarsky
Other Highlights
Global Update by Rabbi Moshe Kotlarsky

If you are looking for more intensive pre-Banquet program, the Partner’s Conference offers a full day of immersive study, workshops and networking with fellow lay leaders.

Chabad Partners Conference

The Kinus Banquet is by invitation only. Please contact your local Chabad representative to secure your invitation.

Registration will open in October 2018.

Location & Transportation

The Gala Banquet will take place at Rockland Community College, 145 College Road, Suffen, NY and parking will be available.

More information about transportation details will be released shortly. 

Featured Speakers

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Air Travel

New York area airports are LGA, JFK , EWR and HPN. Discount codes are available for Delta and United Airlines for guests traveling to the Kinus Hashluchim. Click here to learn more.

The nearest domestic airport to the RCC is HPN (Westchester, NY), and the nearest international airport is EWR (Newark, NJ).


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Feel free to reach out to us with any questions you may have.

Phone: 718-774-4000

Click here for frequently asked questions.