Archive for the ‘Friends’ Category

My friend, Rabbi Ilan Ginian has recently been commissioned as a full Chaplain, CH (1LT), for the U.S. Army. Rabbi Lt. Ginian begins basic training this summer and has been stationed with the the 101st signal brigade in Yonkers, NY.

While Rabbi Ginian may be new to the U.S. military, his Grandfather is a well decorated WWII veteran and his great-grandfather was a WWI veteran. Yasher koach and G-d Bless the U.S.A.!

Rabbi Ginian (left) being sworn in/affirmed

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Eitz Hadar

My friend Yitz Finch is very talented. Yitz is the owner of Eitz Hadar, Woodworks, where he creates one-of-a-kind, handmade Jewish themed furniture and furnishings. Yitz is a man of great skill and patience and just such a nice guy. Take a look at this gorgeous shtender.


And this portion of a gold painted carving:


If you are looking for a unique gift of timeless beauty and expert craftsmanship, drop Yitz an e-mail at info@eitzhadar.com and if you live in or are visiting New York, arrange to meet him in his studio where you can see him in action.

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