Our MissionMaharat's mission is to educate, ordain and invest in passionate and committed Orthodox women who model a dynamic Judaism to inspire and support individuals and communities. Founded in 2009, it was the first Orthodox institution to offer rabbinic ordination to women. Maharat hosts full time and part time ordination programs as well as learning programs for high school students, college students, Jewish professionals, and avid communal learners.
What LS&A has done for usLS&A helped us update our bylaws and policies to stay up to date with New York Law.
Amanda Shechter, Executive Director