Orthodox Jewish Community on Florida’s west-coast

Are you considering moving to Tampa? Are you looking for the Orthodox Jewish community in Tampa? We are now the premier Orthodox Jewish community on Florida’s west-coast, with many families recently buying homes in the neighborhood, check us out, Located at 13207 North 52nd st. Tampa FL 33617.  813-832-3018, youngisraeltampa@hotmail.com

Chanukah On Ice! 2015

Join us for the 11th annual Chanukah On Ice! Featuring lighting of a sculpted Grand Ice Menorah, and ice skating to Jewish music around the flaming Menorah, Motzaei Shabbos, Saturday December 12, 2015, Seventh night of Chanukah 7:30pm -9:30pm Tampa Bay Skating Academy, 255 Forest Lakes Blvd, Oldsmar FL 34677

Then I called Young Israel of Tampa…

A year ago, I wrote about how I gave up a full-time job to stay home with my two young children. I took to freelance writing and gave the responsibility of paying our mortgage to my husband. The details of taxes and insurance and CDD fees were not something I thought much about; we could […]

Tampa family moves to Israel on flight of olim

Although they had a comfortable life in Tampa, James Frydman, a general surgeon at St. Joseph’s Hospital, said it was not a difficult decision to move his family of five to Israel — something they did this month with the help of Nefesh B’Nefesh. The Jerusalem based non-profit encourages and facilitates resettlement of olim from […]

YouTube A Conduit For Rabbis

It’s not what you’d expect from an Orthodox Jewish community. But with the Rivkins – a father and two sons, all rabbis – the unexpected is the norm. A year ago September, the leaders of Young Israel of Tampa, a Chabad Lubavitch community of about 300 members, decided if YouTube was good enough to spread […]

Ancient Sound Announces New Year

Ancient Sound Announces New Year Jewish Children Learn to Make, Appreciate Shofars By Cary McMullen Lakeland Ledger Religion Editor The basement of Temple Emanuel is a three-ring circus of noise. There is the noise of excited chatter from small children, teenagers and adults. There is the noise of tools at work — saws, drills, a […]