Mission Statement

The National Association of Chevra Kadisha (NASCK) founded in 1996, was created to assist affiliated Chevros Kadisha in defining, establishing, and achieving the highest degree of Kovod Hames (Respect for the Deceased) as defined by Jewish law. NASCK also creates and advances programs and initiatives to promote traditional Jewish end-of-life values.

Activities


Rabbinic Board

  • Rabbi Eytan Feiner

  • Rabbi Yehuda Kelemer

  • Rabbi Herschel Schachter

  • Rabbi Peretz Steinberg

  • Rabbi Herschel Welcher


Officers

  • Rabbi Elchonon Zohn

    President
    Richmond Hill, New York

  • Dr. Philip Abramowitz

    First Vice President
    Brooklyn, New York

  • Rabbi Kalman Baumann

    Vice President
    Miami, Florida

  • Richard Miller

    Treasurer
    West Hempstead, New York

  • Tovah Kirschner

    Secretary
    Cincinnati, Ohio