Welcome to the website of the Young Israel of New Rochelle led by Rabbi Reuven Fink.

A member of the National Council of Young Israel, YINR has grown dramatically in recent years and serves 350 member families of all ages. YINR and the greater New Rochelle Jewish community provide a wide range of programs, services and other infrastructure.

We are located in the Wykagyl section of New Rochelle, often referred to as the “Queen City of the Sound.” New Rochelle is just 30 minutes to New York City by train or car and was recently selected by Business Week as one of the best places to raise kids.



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RUACH.  Our next meeting will be Wednesday, June 3,  when we are taking a guided bus tour of the  Lower East Side.  There are still three seats available.  If you are interested, please contact Vera Koppel as soon as possible.


SEPHARDIC MINYAN.   On Shabbat Naso, May 30, YINR will host a Sephardic Minyan at 10:00AM in the Beit Midrash.  Members familiar with the traditions of Edot Hamizrach are encourage to attend with family members to reconnect to their heritage.   Attendees should anticipate the tefilla ending well after the Main Minyan.


UPCOMING SCHOLAR IN RESIDENCE.  On Shabbat, June 6, YINR is proud to host Dr. Eric Mandel, Northeast Co-Chair of Stand With Us and Founder and Director of MEPIN, the Middle East Political and Information Network, as Scholar in Residence.  Dr. Mandel will talk during the Hashkama Minyan and Main Minyan on “The View from Congress on Iran and BDS on College Campuses.”  At 4:00PM there will be a discussion for high school and college students and parents on “Advocating for Israel, while confronting BDS on the College Campus. ____________________________________________________________________________________ AN EVENING WITH YESHIVA UNIVERSITY.  YINR will be hosting an evening with Yeshiva University on Monday, June 8 at 8:00pm.   The evening will feature Rabbi Dr. Meir Soloveichik and President Richard M. Joel.


Shabbat Parashat Naso

Candle Lighting: 8:01pm Mincha: 7:00/8:10pm

Shacharit  Hashkama: 7:45am Teen Minyan: 8:45am Main Minyan: 9:00am

Mincha: 7:40pm Shabbat Ends: 9:13pm