Three Leading Israeli Rabbis Visit OU to Strengthen Ties With Kashrut Division

May 24, 2005

Three prominent Israeli rabbis visited Orthodox Union headquarters in New York on Monday and met with the OU Kashrut Division staff, led by Rabbi Menachem Genack. “The purpose of this visit is to cement the relationship between these rabbis and OU Kashrut,” declared Rabbi Genack.

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Joining Rabbi Genack were (from left) Rabbi Yaakov Sabag, Director of the Kashrut Department of the Chief Rabbinate in Jerusalem; Rabbi Avraham Yosef, Chief Rabbi of Holon; and Rabbi Dovid Werner, Chief Rabbi of Hadera, who is speaking. Rabbi Yosef is the son of Rav Ovadia Yosef, the former Chief Sephardic Rabbi of Israel.