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THE BROWNSTONE STORY

ABOUT THE BROWNSTONE

Set in a sophisticated six-story space in Manhattan’s buzzing East Village, The Brownstone brings together Jewish millennials to meet, connect and network through events, classes, tours and trips.

EMPOWERING

EMPOWERING

Learn about your heritage, shape your own distinct Jewish identity, and become an empowered leader.

SOCIALIZING

SOCIALIZING

Enjoy holiday parties and Shabbat dinners, food tastings, gallery openings, film screenings, shows, tours and trips.

CONNECTING

CONNECTING

Become part of a strong community that includes young Jews of all different backgrounds and affiliations.

NETWORKING

NETWORKING

Meet leaders in business, technology, philanthropy, the arts, politics, and social services, who often become mentors.

LEARNING

LEARNING

Take classes on Jewish history, public policy, current events and democracy led by renowned scholars.

GIVING

GIVING

Help underprivileged and vulnerable populations, including the poor and the elderly, through our Tikkun Olam program.

MEET THE TEAM

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YONI GREENWALD

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Born and raised in Israel, Yoni is an entrepreneur involved in Jewish education, business, and real estate investment in the U.S. and Israel. Director of The Brownstone since its inception in 2012, Yoni has overseen programs that have led thousands of students and young professionals on missions to Israel and Poland. Yoni is passionate about connecting Jews from across the world to each other and to Israel. He lives in Manhattan with his wife and  children.

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LOREN HOCHMAN

DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

Look for a bio here soon

loren@thebrownstoneny.org

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SOLOMON AND HEATHER BRAUN

COMMUNITY LEADERS

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Contact Solomon: Solomon@thebrownstoneny.org

Contact Heather: Heather@thebrownstoneny.org

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Eliana Goodman

DIRECTOR OF SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT

A graduate of the University of Wisconsin, Eliana’s passion for Israel stems from her family background. Her grandparents immigrated to Israel in the 1930s and ran the first kosher hotel in Tel Aviv. Eliana’s love of Israel and the Jewish people drive her to continue to learn, educate, and bring people together.

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ANDREA KAHN

COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR

Andrea has a master’s degree in journalism from USC, and was a reporter for the Los Angeles Times before moving East. She now works as a freelance marketing writer, editor, and project manager for organizations including The New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Time Inc., and Yeshiva University. She is excited to be involved with such a worthy institution.

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OUR ADDRESS

224 East 12th Street
New York, New York 10003
info@thebrownstoneny.org

Phone: (718) 208-8763