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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RUACH.  The next Ruach program will be Wednesday, July 17 for “Germany 2019: A Historical Trip, A Personal Journey” presented by Barbara Bolshon. The program begins with lunch at 12:30pm followed by the event at 1:15pm.  Please click here for the complete schedule of July Ruach programs.


GUEST SPEAKER. On Sunday, July 21, the fast of Shiva Asar b’Tammuz, there will be a shiur between Mincha and Maariv given by Rabbi Jonathan Kroll, Principal of SAR High School.


WOMEN’S LEAGUE SUMMER BREAKFAST SERIES.  Rebbetzin Yael Axelrod will again be presenting a Summer Breakfast Series running on consecutive Wednesdays, July 10 through August 14, from 9:45-10:45am. If you would like to host one of these events, please email womensleague@yinr.org. The Wednesday, July 17 breakfast will be hosted at the home of Ayala Helft.


ANNUAL WOMEN’S LEAGUE BBQ WITH A TWIST. On Shabbat, July 27, Women’s League will arrange individual, intimate, Shabbat pot luck meals at host families, followed by a communal dessert at the shul. Please click here to register for the event..


Shabbat Parshat Balak

Candle Lighting: 8:05pm

 Mincha: 7:00 / 8:10pm


       Hashkama Minyan: 7:45am

       Main Minyan: 9:00am

Mincha: 7:50pm 

Communal Seudah Shlishit: 8:10pm

Shabbat Ends: 9:11pm