We    are    Sofer    On    Site    -    Scribes,    Educators    and    Master Storytellers! A   father,   son   &   son-in-law   team,   together   with   our   dedicated   staff —   we   have   found   that   being   a   Sofer   entails   great   responsibility. The    spiritual    work    of    writing    and    caring    for    Torah    scrolls    is everlasting    and    therefore,    we    have    to    answer    to    a    Higher Authority. As    our    name    suggests,    we    are    always    local    and    on-site, wherever   a   Torah   is   found.   We   pride   ourselves   in   traveling   and visiting congregations and their Torah’s.
Sofer   On   Site   is   a   One   Stop   Shop   for   everything   to   do   with Torah and   much   more.   You   will   be   amazed   with   the   many   opportunities we   have   created   around Torah   to   engage   and   uplift   communities. From   inspiring   New   Torah   Projects   to   emotional   Holocaust   Torah repair   presentations   with   an   abundance   of   insightful   educational programs.      With      modern      and      advanced      marketing      and fundraising   tools   we   help   all   those   who   want   to   bring   Torah   to life. Ready   for   a   Torah   Journey?   email   or   call   us   to   find   out   how   we can enhance your next Torah Journey!
Mission Statement
Rabbi   Gedaliah   Druin    was   born   and   raised   in   Brooklyn,   New York,    where    he    received    his    B.A.    from    The    University    of Oklahoma in psychology, sociology and philosophy.
Rabbi Gedaliah Druin President
Rabbi   Moshe   Druin    is   a   renowned   public   speaker,   sought   after lecturer   and   a   storytelling   educator.   His   heartfelt,   yet   dynamic presentations   have   endeared   him   to   Jews   of   all   affiliations,   ages and     backgrounds.     Rabbi     Druin’s     exciting     and     electrifying personality    brings    the    relevance    of    Torah    to    life    in    a    most meaningful and inspirational way. Born   in   New   York,   his   family   made   Aliyah   when   he   was   six.   He has   been   through   the   three   main   streams   of   Judaism   and   has studied    in    Yeshivot    of    diverse    affiliations    in    Israel.    He    was ordained   as   a   Rabbi   and   Scribe   in   New   York   and   together   with his    wife    Ahuva,    they    moved    to    Johannesburg,    South    Africa where    he    served    as    a    Youth    Director,    Vice-Principal    of    the Jewish High School and later as pulpit Rabbi. He    continued    with    his    higher    education    in    Jewish    studies curriculum   development   at   the   Hebrew   University   in   Jerusalem. Upon   returning   to   the   United   States   in   1998,   his   scribal   expertise and public appearances moved to the forefront. Rabbi   Druin   has   benefited   congregations   across   the   country   and around     the     world     in     developing     tailor-made     educational, fundraising   and   community   building   Torah   Projects.   Sharing   the warmth    and    inner    wonder    of    Torah    with    a    personalized    and
Rabbi Moshe Druin Vice President
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engaging approach, he is able to connect with all audiences. Today   his   company,   Sofer   On   Site    International,   is   distinguished as   one   of   the   world’s   premier   Torah   Project   developers,   working with    communities    from    Omaha    to    India    on    all    facets    of management,     marketing,     graphic     artwork,     fundraising     and programming. Rabbi   Moshe   Druin   lives   in   North   Miami   Beach,   Florida   with   his wife and children.
Management and Traveling Sofrim Support Staff
Rabbi   Yochanan   Salazar    is   a   master   sofer   (scribe),   educator   and   lecturer.   Born   in   Ecuador, South   America,   he   moved   to   the   US   as   a   teen.   Before   becoming   a   scribe   he   studied   in   Hudson College    and    later    attended    NJIT    where    he    majored    in    electronics    engineering    and    public speaking.   While   in   college   he   met   his   wife   Hanna,   together   they   moved   to   Florida   where   they now live with their six children. He   received   his   rabbinic   ordination   in   2004   from   Rabbi   Daniel   Channen   in   Beit   Shemesh,   Israel. In   Miami,   Rabbi   Salazar   studied   art   of   Safrut   as   an   apprentice   under   Rabbi’s   Druin   at   Sofer   On Site . After   years   of   training   he   received   his   ordination   as   a   Sofer   from   Rabbi   Eliyahu   Ben   Hayyim the Head of Sephardic studies at Yeshiva University in New York. With   his   expert   and   gifted   talent   for   precise   and   accurate   Torah   repair   work,   he   now   heads   the Torah   Restoration   Department   of   Sofer   On   Site .   He   often   travels   around   the   country   restoring Torahs On Site, while educating communities on the proper techniques of Torah care.
Rabbi Yochanan Salazar Traveling Sofer
Rabbi   Levi   Selwyn    was   born   in   London,   England   where   he   attended   the   local   Jewish   school. He   then   continued   his   studies   at   the   Yeshivah   Gedolah   in   Hampstead.   At   the   age   of   18   he studied abroad at the Rabbinical College of America in New Jersey. As   part   of   his   rabbinical   training,   he   traveled   and   worked   with   communities   in   France   and   San Francisco   to   teach   and   assist   with   inspiring   educational   programs.   In   1999,   he   left   to   “down under”,   Sydney   Australia.   It   was   there   that   he   attained   his   Rabbinical   ordination.   In   2000,   he became   the   Chief   Rabbi   of   the   Newtown   Synagogue   in   Sydney.   Rabbi   Selwyn   returned   to   the USA   with   his   wife   and   daughter   to   Long   Beach,   CA   -   to   serve   as   Director   of   the   Hebrew   School   & Youth Programing for the Shul by the Shore. Rabbi   Selwyn   has   now   joined   Sofer   On   Site    in   2011   to   serve   as   the   Educational   Director   of many   of   the   outreach   and   educational   program   activities.   Rabbi   Selwyn   is   a   master   teacher, educator   and   very   passionate   about   motivating   students.   Together   with   his   wonderful   sense   of humor, he is a well sought after guest speaker and presenter.
Rabbi Levi Selwyn Traveling Sofer
Rabbi   Yaakov   Landau    was   born   in   Israel   in   1971   to   a   Chabad   Chassidic   family.   His   schooling   included   Talmud Torah   in   Bnei   Brak   and   yeshivot   in   Lod   and   Safed.   He   also   came   to   the   US   and   studied   at   the   Lubavitch headquarters   in   Crown   Heights   under   the   supervision   of   the   Lubavitcher   Rebbe. At   the   young   age   of   seventeen, Yaakov   was   ordained   as   a   Sofer   from   Mishmeret   STa’M   in   Bnei   Brak,   Israel.   After   completing   his   studies,   he served   his   mandatory   term   in   the   IDF’s   Military   Rabbinate   Corps,   caring   the   spiritual   welfare   of   his   fellow soldiers.   Since   then,   he   has   written   two   Torah   scrolls   and   many   tefillin   and   mezuzot.   In   2013,   Rabbi   Landau,   his wife   and   four   children   moved   to   South   Florida   and   has   been   sharing   his   knowledge,   skills   and   expertise   with   us here at Sofer On Site .
Rabbi Yaakov Landau Sofer
About Us
He   was   the   science   curator   and   supervisor   of   education   at   the Brooklyn   Children's   Museum.   He   received   his   M.A.   from   The University   of   Oklahoma   in   philosophy   -   the   spiritual   and   ethical development     of     mankind     and     completed     his     philosophy coursework and dissertation research for his Ph.D. He    also    taught    Philosophy    at    the    Santa    Rosa    College    in California. In    Israel,    he    managed    a    farm    and    later    spent    seven    years learning   in   various   Yeshivot   and   Kollels.   He   has   been   a   teacher of   Judaism,   Israel   and   Ashkenazi   and   Sephardic   traditions   in diverse   institutions   at   the   elementary,   high   school   and   university level. He   worked   with   youth   movements   and   summer   camps   providing focused   informal   Jewish   education.   He   returned   to   the   USA   to care   for   aging   parents   and   studied   and   qualified   as   a   Sofer STa"M. Today,   Rabbi   Druin   travels   the   world   as   a   master   scribe   restoring scrolls   back   to   their   original   glory,   and   lecturing   on   the   wisdom and   wonders   of   the   Torah,   its   making   and   letters.   He   inspires audiences    of    all    ages    with    his    unique    and    clear    way    of transforming   ancient   traditions   into   lively   and   exciting   relevant lessons.
Leah   Yehudah    was   born   in   Singapore   and   raised   in   Sydney Australia.   She   is   worldly   educated   and   after   a   short stay   in   Israel   during   the   Yom   Kippur   war,   she   went   back   to   the   land   down   under   -   Australia.   She   is   a   loving mother of 3 wonderful children. As   a   Ba’alos   Teshuva   (a   “returnee   to   observant   Judaism”),   she   respects   and   appreciates   Jews   from   all   walks   of life.   She   worked   as   a   legal   secretary   for   one   of   the   largest   law   firms   in   Century   City,   California.   After   moving   to Florida,   she   did   challenging   volunteer   work   with   special   needs   individuals   in   various   hospitals   &   settings.   Leah   is an   incredibly   sweet   and   good   natured   person   and   as   a   newly   welcomed   member   of   Sofer   On   Site ,   she   serves as   a   networking   assistant,   reaching   out   to   congregations   internationally.   She   inspires   our   team   with   her   warmth and pleasant disposition and has endeared herself to our staff and colleagues here.
Riki   Holtzman    was   born   in   Johannesburg,   South Africa   and   raised   in   North   Miami   Beach,   Florida.   Her   practical and   organized   nature   manifests   itself   in   that   she   is   able   to   break   down   large   tasks   and   work   efficiently   on   any project.   She   is   open   minded,   can   think   out   of   the   box,   and   can   even   be   unconventional   if   necessary.   She   is passionate   about   her   Judaism,   yet   is   accepting   of   others.   She   has   a   unique   combination   of   being   a   self- motivated   learner   who   is   a   very   capable   doer   as   well.   She   taught   Hebrew   School   for   5   years   and   then   furthered her   education   by   learning   in   Israel   for   a   year.   Buoyed   by   the   profound   experience   she   went   back   for   a   second year   as   a   faculty   member   to   lead,   mentor,   nurture,   inspire   and   run   programs   for   new   students.   Teaching   in   a Montessori   preschool   in   Philadelphia   and   running   educational   programs   furthered   her   commitment   to   Jewish Education. After   marriage,   Riki   and   her   husband   lived   in   Israel   for   a   year   to   start   their   life   together   in   a   holy   uplifting   way. They   also   traveled   the   world   volunteering   themselves   to   local   communities:   running   a   Pesach   seder   in   India, assisting   synagogues   during   the   High   Holidays,   etc.   Settling   back   in   her   hometown   of   North   Miami   Beach,   she   is committed   to   working   with   Sofer   On   Site    and   using   her   vast   experience   for   the   growth   and   Holy   work   of   Sofer On Site .
Moishy   Sherman    born   in   California   and   raised   in   Israel,   now   resides   in   Miami   with   his   wife   and   young   son.   An artist from a young age, he naturally and easily specialized in graphic design and computer art. Designing   magazines   in   Hebrew   and   English   made   Moishy   an   ideal   candidate   for   Sofer   On   Site    as   he   shares his knowledge, skills and expertise with our clients around the globe.
Moishy Sherman Graphic Designer
Leah Yehudah Development Director
Riki Holtzman Administrative Director
Torah         is         the         prized         inheritance        of         the         Jewish         people.         It         moves,        motivates,         and         unites         us         as         a        nation.         For      3,000         years         we         have        learned      to      live      our      lives      through     the          teachings,          guidance          and       message      of      Torah.      We   search      for     new        ways        to        bring        ourselves      closer      to      it.      At      Sofer      On      Site,      we     are      honored      to      provide      beautiful STa’M        of        the        highest        Halachic      standards,      while      bringing      Torah’s     timeless        messages        to        you,        and      inspire generations to come.
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