The History of Chabad in Oakland goes back to at least 1908 when Rabbi Ephraim Garfinkle moved to Oakland from San Francisco with his 8 children. He and a group of other Chabad Chasidim established “Congregation Zemach Zedek” named after the third Chabad Lubavitch Rebbe. The Synagogue was at 720
Mrs. Shulamis Labkowski Co-Director and Preschool Director Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. After graduating from Bais Rivkah High School, she received a Teacher’s Diploma in Education from the Machon Shoshanat Yerushalayim Teachers Seminary in Jerusalem, graduating each program with honors. Shulamis’s pleasant form of sharing the joys and
Rav Dovid Labkowski Shlita Dayan & Moreh Tzedek | דיין ומורה צדק Born and raised in New York City, Rav Labkowski received his Bachelor of Talmudic Law (BTL) and Master of Rabbinic Studies (MRb) law degrees from the Central Yeshiva Tomchei Tmimim Lubavitz in Brooklyn. He received his Rabinical Ordination
Yosef Osdoba Rabbi-in-traning Born and raised in Anlaby, United Kingdom, Yossi grow up in a home of a community Rabbi where he was imbued with a sense of mission and purpose to share his love for Judaism with fellow Jews. He studied in Yeshivot in London and New York and
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