April 17, 2005, FREE
Circumcision Program reached a historic milestone
of performing its 13,000th
Pictured in the 13,000th photo, form rigt to left, is: FREE's Chairman, Rabbi Mayer Okunov; the Mohel, Rabbi A.
Romi Cohn; the Sandak, Moshe ben Yakov Guralnik; the baal Bris; Edmound Nahum, member of FREE's Honorary
Committee, who was honored with Krias Hashem; Rabbi David Okunov, Associate Program Director at FREE and Rabbi
Yitzchok Kruger, member of FREE's Mohelim Committee.
In the 12,999th photo: the Mohel, Rabbi A. Romi Cohn; the baal Bris; the Sandak, Mendy Lipsker and Ephraim
Okunov, member of
FREE's Advisory committee.
In the 13,001 photo: the Sandak, Moshe ben Yakov Guralnik; the baal Bris (sitting) and his son; the Mohel,
Rabbi A. Romi Cohn; FREE's Chairman, Rabbi Mayer Okunov and Yehuda Mishiev.
Read news reports on this historic event: Abiding
act of faith (The
Washington Times ), Renewing
ties with their religion (Jewish
the Mitzvah to all Ages (The Jewish Press) In
New Trend, Adult Emigres Seek Ritual Circumcision (Forward).
an article reporting the event