[dropcap type=”square”]M[/dropcap]achon Chana’s main campus is housed at its beautiful new facility located at 556 Crown Street (between Kingston and Albany) in the heart and warmth of the Crown Heights Jewish community of Brooklyn, NY. It is just a 25-minute subway ride from the cultural opportunities of Manhattan and within walking distance of the Brooklyn Museum, the Brooklyn Public Library, and the lovely Brooklyn Botanic Gardens.
[dropcap type=”square”]T[/dropcap]his 60,000 square foot building was purchased by Machon Chana in 2002, with the intention of transforming it into a state of the art Women’s Community Center. The first phase of renovations completed in 2006, rendered school facilities for Machon Chanas various programs. Presently it houses the school, Ohr Chana Vocational Academy and Bais Levi Yitzchak Synagogue. With beautiful sunlit classrooms, offices, Judaic library and Synagogue which doubles as Simcha Hall, the facility has become a center of women’s learning throughout the year for women of all ages and stages, as well as a venue for bar mitzvahs, l’chaims and farbrengens during the evenings and Sundays.