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 375 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 52ND ANNUAL DINNER.  Mazal tov to our Guests of Honor, Simone Rudoff Semer and Mark Semer, and Young Leadership Awardees, Michelle and Rafi Halpert. Please visit our journal website to see the complete ad journal.


RUACH.  Please join us on Wednesday, March 27 for a book talk by Pamela Hull, author of Moments that Mattered. The event begins with lunch at 12:30pm and the program starts at 1:15pm. Sponsorships welcome. Please click here for Ruach March schedule.


WOMEN’S INITIATIVE FOR JEWISH STUDIES. Please join us on Tuesday, May 14 at 8:15pm for the next WIJS lecture. Shuli Taubes, Judaic Studies Department Faculty, SAR High School, will speak on “I Firmly Believe in the Coming of the Messiahs: Who is the Messiah Son of Joseph.”


PURIM CARNIVAL. Our Annual Purim Carnival will be on Sunday, March 17 from 10:00am to 1:00pm.


PURIM NIGHT CELEBRATION. Maariv and Megillah reading at 7:35pm. Break-fast and celebration follows Megillah.


PURIM DAY MATANOT L’EVYONIM DELIVERY. If you are interested in joining Rabbi Fink on Thursday morning, March 21 to deliver Mishloach Manot and Matanot L’evyonim to Brooklyn, or in contributing to Matanot L’evyonim please contact Marvin Sperling or David Brooks. We will depart YINR for Brooklyn between 9:00 and 9:30am.


Shabbat Parshat Tzav

Candle Lighting: 6:51pm

 Mincha: 7:00pm


       Hashkama Minyan: 7:45am

       Main Minyan: 9:00am

       Teen Minyan: 9:15am

Mincha: 6:30pm 

Shabbat Ends: 7:52pm