Kinus News 5779

Order the Kinus Photo

Monday, November 5, 2018 - 11:24 am
Posted by Rabbi Schneur Nejar

 You can now order the kinus photo here , it is available in 3 different sizes.

New This Year: Get Updates Via WhatsApp

Monday, October 29, 2018 - 8:28 pm
Posted by Rabbi Schneur Nejar


This year for the first time we will B'ezH be sending out updates via WhatsApp for your convenience.

You will receive a message on your phone in advance of the Kinus, offering you to receive the Kinus updates. In order to receive the update messages, you will need to save the sender's number to your contacts.

We hope that this will help ensure a more seamless Kinus experience for you.

SIM Cards Available

Monday, October 29, 2018 - 8:27 pm
Posted by Rabbi Schneur Nejar


As in previous years, SIM cards will be available at the Kinus.

Various plans will be available include: 

 For more information please contact or WhatsApp +33627733953.

Hachnasas Sefer Torah on Wednesday: Please Join!

Monday, October 29, 2018 - 8:26 pm
Posted by Rabbi Schneur Nejar


Friends and family are celebrating the completion of a Sefer Torah L'Iluy Nishmas Hachayol Shmuel A"H ben Menachem Mendel and Rochel ylch"t Sarfati, a young Shliach who was tragically killed by a truck while doing Mivtzah Daled Minim two years ago on the first day of Sukkos.

The Siyum will take place on Wednesday, 22 Cheshvan at 4:30pm at 580 Crown Street. Shluchim and Anash are invited to participate. The celebration will continue to 770, where there will be Pesukim and Hakafos at 6:00pm in the Upstairs Zal.

Thursday Morning: Shuttle Bus from the Ohel

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 10:05 am
Posted by Rabbi Schneur Nejar


We are pleased to inform you that we will be arranging a bus from the Ohel to Leonard's Palazzo on Thursday morning, 23 Cheshvan.

Shuttles will leave from the Ohel to Leonard's Palazzo at 9:00am, 9:30am and 10:00am. Reservations are required. Please click here if you would like to take advantage of this opportunity.


Mikvah Meir Offers Discount for Shluchim

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 10:03 am
Posted by Rabbi Schneur Nejar



The Vaad Hakinus thanks Mikvah Meir for once again offering a special rate for Shluchim throughout the Kinus. Shluchim will only be charged $1 during the week, and $3 on Erev Shabbos.

The mikvah hours for the discounted rate are 6am - 9am daily and 12pm - 3:15pm on Erev Shabbos. Shluchim will only receive the discount with a Kinus tag.

Shluchim are asked to arrive as early as possible with exact change, to expedite the entrance. Please make sure to respect the time slots.​

Banquet Inspiration with Eli Marcus

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 10:02 am
Posted by Rabbi Schneur Nejar

Lubavitch musical star Eli Marcus will bring an extra dose of inspiration to the Gala Banquet this year. Guests will sing along with meaningful niggunim, dance to joyous tunes, and celebrate the spirit of כי גבר עלינו חסדו. 

Guest Keynote At The Banquet

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 2:07 pm
Posted by Rabbi Schneur Nejar

Guest Keynote At The Banquet: Mr. Yitzchak שי׳ Mirilashvili 

We are honored to share that Reb Yitzchak Mirilashvili will be the guest keynote speaker at this year's Gala Banquet.

Through his Keren Meromim Foundation he supports dozens of revolutionary projects spreading Torah learning, Chessed and outreach while supporting hundreds of Shluchim in Eretz Yisroel and throughout the world.

The Mirilashvlili family have become exemplary partners to Shluchim and communities around the world, committed to perpetuating and expanding the Rebbe's vision accross the globe.

Let Us Show You "How To"

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 2:06 pm
Posted by Rabbi Schneur Nejar


Are you confused about how to invite your guest to the Gala Banquet? Maybe you aren't so "computer savvy" and you don't even know how to make a payment for yourself?

We've put together a series of "how to" videos, walking you through different parts of the registration process. Click here if this is something that can be helpful to you. And let us know what you think!

Accommodations for Shluchim During the Kinus

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 2:06 pm
Posted by Rabbi Schneur Nejar


We are pleased to inform you that registration for sleeping accommodations for the 5779 Kinus Hashluchim has opened.

The final date for registration will be on Sunday 10/21/2018 at 2:00PM EST. Limited availability, First-Come First-Serve.

Registration for sleeping accommodations is separate from the Kinus registration. Details and registration instructions can be found here.

Featured Workshops

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 2:04 pm
Posted by Rabbi Schneur Nejar

 The full workshop schedule is now available and you can now reserve a seat in your preferred sessions. Click here to reserve.

Here is a sampling of the workshops that are being prepared for the upcoming Kinus:

Reaching Your Potential in a Small Community
Fundraising coach Mendel Duchman, together with Rabbi Meir Kaplan will present various strategies on how to reach your fundraising potential when you have limited resources. Hear ideas on how you can build a beautiful Chabad House in a small community.
Presented by 
Rabbi Mendel Duchman, Los Angeles, CA
Rabbi Meir Kaplan, Victoria, BC Canada

The Art of Motivation 
Discover how motivation is both a science and an art. Learn how to motivate your students to participate and learn with a passion and Chayos! 
Presented by 
Rabbi Levi Feldman, Brooklyn, NY

A Proper Mindset for Young Shluchim 
Are you feeling overwhelmed? Find a better mind space and know your boundaries. Tap into a deep belief and confidence that what we are “Selling/doing” has profound significance. 
Presented by 
Rabbi Aryeh Weinstein, Newtown, PA
Rabbi Dov Greenberg, Palo Alto, CA

Hadrocho from the Rebbe: Speaking to Their Hearts 
Father and son, Rabbi Moshe and Mendel Feller share maanos received by Mrs. Mindel Feller obm, from the Rebbe. 
Presented by 
Rabbi Moshe Feller, S. Paul, MN 
Rabbi Mendel Feller, West S. Paul, MN

Basic Schedule Available

Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 10:19 am
Posted by Rabbi Schneur Nejar

 The basic schedule for the Kinus is now available online.

We hope that having this schedule will hlep you organize and maximize your short, precious time in New York.

Click here to view the schedule.

Hotel Room Discounts

Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 10:15 am
Posted by Rabbi Schneur Nejar

The Chabad Partners Conference will take place at the Jewish Children's Museum, 792 Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn. A block room rate has been arranged for the guests coming for the conference.

The  Pointe Plaza Hotel is offering 20% off for guests, with rooms ranging from $97-$200 per night. Located 3 miles from 770, the Pointe Plaza has a Kosher breakfast and shuttle service to Crown Heights.  Click here for more information and to book a room . The promo code is KINUS2018

 The   Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge is is once again offering discounted rates for November 3rd and 4th. make a reservation hereor by calling 781-373-4141 and mention the Lubavitch World Headquarters Meeting Room Block

Book early. Rooms and rates are limited


Car and Airfare Discounts Available

Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 10:14 am
Posted by Rabbi Schneur Nejar


As in previous years, discounts for airfare and car rentals are available for those traveling to New York for the Kinus.

Car Rental discounts are available for Hertz, Avis, Dollar and Enterprise. Click here to take advantage of the discounts.

Airfare discounts are available for United and Delta Airlines. Click here for more information and to take advantage of the discounts.

Location for Thursday Sessions

Friday, September 14, 2018 - 10:12 am
Posted by Rabbi Schneur Nejar


Baruch Hashem, the continued growth of our precious family of Shluchim, sessions will once again take place at Leonard's Palazzo, a larger and more spacious location.

The Palazzo will host general sessions, multiple slots of simultaneous workshops and dinner. Shuttles will bring Shluchim to and from Crown Heights. The facility is also a short distance from the JFK and LGA airports and the Ohel.



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