Amber Adler has become more than an advocate for the community. She has become an inspiration to parents seeking ways to balance it all. Amber incorporates her two young boys, Samuel (Shmuel) and Kenneth (Yaakov), into a vast array of community events, advocacy roles and activism as well.
The family trio is a staple in the community of Southern Brooklyn. The boys are comfortable in the community and feel at home with not only area residents but also elected officials and community leaders that they have come to know.
“I want my children to experience life,” explains Amber Adler
Samuel Adler, better known as “Sammy”, is a 7-year-old yeshiva boy. He enjoys pizza, impromptu math quizzes, and volunteering for political campaigns.
He is uniquely inquisitive and has an interest in the causes and potential solutions for hate crimes. Samuel has posed questions regarding this topic to a variety of elected officials and candidates seeking office in New York City. Including Public Advocate and former Councilmember Jumanne Williams, Councilmember Raphael Espinal, Former NYC Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez.
In April 2019, he inquired on what some of the candidates seeking to fill the City Council Seat in Brooklyn’s District 45 would do to address hate crimes. This district includes an area of Jewish residents of whom are part of a population being targeted by antisemitism. He spoke with Monique Chandler-Waterman, Anthony Beckford, Jovia Radix, L. Rickie Tulloch and Hercules E. Reid.
Kenneth Adler, age 5, is a bright eyed blonde who loves ice-pops, playing in the waves at the beach, using his imagination and helping people in the community.
In 2018, Kenneth Adler was selected out of hundreds of children to appear in the last Toys-R-Us advertising campaign. He also plays the role of Buckley in “Britney Runs a Marathon,” staring Jillian Bell. This film is set to be released on August 23, 2019. Click here to see more info on IMDB. Kenneth also worked as a featured background actor, for a variety of film and television shows.
Kenneth Adler has been rallying for causes with his family since he was a tiny-tot in a stroller. He is a fan of community engagement and enjoying meeting new people, as he disseminates information for political campaigns. He also enjoys coming up with concepts and making signs to hold at demonstrates.
Advocating for a Cause
Both Adler children were featured in this pro-Israel campaign in Winter of 2018.
This viral sensation, received over half a million views in a few short weeks.
It went on to receive over a million views.
Adler Children in the News
Hamodia / May 7, 2019
Hamodia / By Reuvain Borchardt / March 3, 2019