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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YINR Pesach Schedule 5775

The RUACH program wishes everyone a Chag Kasher v’Sameach.  We look forward to seeing all of you at our next program on Wednesday, April 15.

SALE OF CHAMETZ. Rabbi Fink will be available to be appointed as an agent to sell your chametz every day after the first Shacharit minyan, after Mincha/Maariv and at other times by appointment.

MEN’S PESACH MIKVAH HOURS.  The Mikvah will be open for men’s use of Friday, April 3 from 7:30 – 8:30AM and on Thursday, April  9 from 7:45AM – 8:45AM.  Please bring your own towel.  Cost:  $15.

UPCOMING SCHOLAR-IN-RESIDENCE.  YINR is pleased to host David Makovsky, the Ziegler distinguished fellow at The Washington Institute and director of the Project on the Middle East Peace Process, as Scholar in Residence, April 17-18.  Over the course of Shabbat, Mr. Makovsky will deliver a timely analysis of developments in Israeli politics and diplomacy.


DEFENSIVE DRIVING COURSE.  YINR will be offering a defensive driving course on Sunday, April 19 at 10:00AM.  Please call the office to reserve your seat.  Cost is $65/person and you pay at the class.


UJA-FEDERATION CEO ERIC GOLDSTEIN VISIT.   It is a special honor for our community to host Eric Goldstein, the new CEO of UJA-Federation on Motzei Shabbat, April 25 at 9:15PM.  Mr. Goldstein will speak on “Responding in Crisis and Every Day: A Vision for Kehilla.”  Dessert will be served and there is no charge.


Shabbat  Pesach 1

Candle Lighting: 7:05pm Mincha: 7:15pm

Shacharit  Hashkama: 7:45am Teen Minyan: 9:30am Main Minyan: 9:00am

Mincha: 7:05pm Candle Lighting: 8:09pm