Authors Posts by Ari Perl

Ari Perl

Ari Perl is the Vice President for Multicultural Engagement and the director of the Jewish Community Engagement initiative at LiveOnNY, the federally designated non-profit organization that oversees all aspects of deceased organ donation in the greater NYC region. During his 20 year career as a synagogue rabbi, Rabbi Perl also served as Founding Dean of YU’s Community Kollel in Dallas, President of the Rabbinical Association of Greater Dallas and Vice President of the Rabbinical Council of America, where he continues to serve as a member of its Executive Committee. A musmakh of RIETS/YU, Rabbi Perl also earned an MA in Jewish History from BRGS (YU) and an MBA in non-profit management from Touro University. He can be reached at

The Iniquity of Inequity

Rosh Hashanah is a day dedicated to reflecting on our relationships with all humanity. If so, Ari Perl contends, we confront the fact that for all the extraordinary work in the Orthodox community in regard to organ donation, there is one area where we have fallen short.