About Us

Our mission

To reach out to every Jew in Kenosha and surrounding communities, regardless of their affiliation, level of observance, or background.

To provide the needs of the Jewish community both spiritually and physically.

To create a warm Jewish environment where every Jew will feel at home.

Chabad's programs provide the education to promote Jewish knowledge and awareness and the means to practice and experience our Jewish heritage.   It encourages every positive action on the part of every Jew, and hopes to strengthen the Kenosha Jewish Community by promoting Jewish pride, study, and celebration.  


Our team

Rabbi Tzali Wilschanski , was born and raised in Morristown, New Jersey. Rabbi Wilschanski received his Bachelor’s degree at the Rabbinical College of America in Morristown and his rabbinical ordination from Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu, the Chief Rabbi of Israel. While completing his rabbinical and postgraduate studies he spent five years leading services and community outreach in locations in Russia, Australia and across the USA.

Rivkie Wilschanski  grew up in Madison, WI. She earned her teacher’s degree majoring in Judaic studies at Machon Shoshana in Jerusalem, Israel. Upon graduating, she was a High School teacher and guidance counselor to young teenagers in Chicago and New York.

The Wilschanki's  are joined by their children- Mussie, Chana, Goldie, Pessa & Mendel- who are vital partners in their parent’s work.