Mr. Zvi Bielsky, oldest son of Zus Bielsky of the famous partisans, spoke at Aliya in Crown Heights in honor of 19 Kislev.
Zvi captured the attention of 50 young men for 2 hours as told heroic stories of Bielskis as they fought the Germans from the forests during the holocaust and saved 1200 Jewish lives.
After he concluded 15 boys followed him to his car to ask more questions for another hour. The farbrengen continued well into the morning with Rabbi Feiglin, Rabbi Note Shemtov, Menachem Shagalow, and Rabbi Rapoport, Shliach in Syracuse, NY.
Many young men took on hachlotas to increase in ahavas yisroel, learning chassidus and many chavrusas were made between Aliya members and Rabbis that were present.