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Flax Library Catalog Now Available Online

Posted on June 20, 2024

Tikvat Israel’s Flax Library catalog is now available online! Discover books in the Herman J. Flax Library by searching our new online catalog. From here, you can reserve one or more books for pickup at the library. Click here to begin searching the library’s collection.     

Enhancement to Tikvat Israel’s Website

Posted on June 19, 2024

In order to make Tikvat Israel’s website accessible to all visitors, we have added an enhancement that allows users to adjust and modify the content on the site so it easier to read and navigate. Visitors to the site will now have the ability to make adjustments including change the size and color of the Continue Reading »

TI Blood Drive: August 7, 2024

Posted on June 17, 2024

Click here to register or call 1-800-733-2767 to schedule your life-saving donation. If you have eligibility concerns, please call the Red Cross at 1-866-236-3276.If you are O-, O+, A- or B- blood type, please consider making a Power Red donation. Please bring your photo ID, eat iron-rich foods and drink lots of water before your Continue Reading »

Netivot Registration for 2024-25 School Year Now Open

Posted on April 5, 2024

Our religious school, called Netivot, Hebrew for Pathways, aims to develop a community of children and families with the skills, knowledge, and inspiration to be active members of the Jewish community. Our outstanding faculty consists of experienced teachers who have the education and passion for helping Judaism come alive for their students, making our ancient tradition relevant for the lives of Continue Reading »

Trio Sefardi Concert: June 9

Posted on April 1, 2024

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ECC Earns Maryland State Accreditation

Posted on December 4, 2023

Tikvat Israel ECC is thrilled to have achieved accreditation from Maryland State Department of Education for the first time. We are the only Jewish preschool in Montgomery County and one of only three Jewish schools in the state to have received this prestigious recognition. Maryland Accreditation is a process in which programs commit to continuous Continue Reading »

Israel Mission – Days 3/4

Posted on December 3, 2023

Our third day was difficult to process. Even now, four days later, it’s hard for me to write this post. The stories that people shared with us from their experiences on October 7 were too awful to hear. The destruction that we saw at Kfar Aza was too difficult for the eyes to see. It’s Continue Reading »

Israel Mission 11/2023 Day 2

Posted on November 28, 2023

Today was every bit as full, as meaningful, as sad, as hopeful and as exhausting as I thought it would be. I’m going to briefly summarize the day and put more information in the photo captions. We started the day with a briefing by US Ambassador Jack Lew at our hotel and then went to Continue Reading »

Israel Mission 11/2023 – Day 1

Posted on November 27, 2023

After sleeping through most of the long plane ride, I arrived in Israel at 2:15 pm and by 3:00 we were on the bus to Tel Aviv to meet with the leaders of Achim v’Achayot L’Yisrael – Brothers and Sisters for Israel. The group started about a year ago as Achim L Neshek – Brothers Continue Reading »

A Note from the Rabbi Regarding Today’s Events in Israel

Posted on October 7, 2023

Dear Friends, I am writing to you on Shabbat/Chag because this is an unprecedented moment, one that many are calling the worst day in Israel’s 75 year history, a history that has known too many difficult days. None compare to this. The numbers are staggering. 250 dead. 1500 injured. Dozens of civilians taken captive and Continue Reading »