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See our core values at work

Visit our new "About" section to learn how JUF focuses on helping people in need, rescuing people in danger, and keeping Jewish life strong.  Read More »


Houston Flood Relief Fund

As Houston suffers some of the worst flooding in Texas history, JUF is working alongside our federation partners to help the Jewish Federation of Greater Houston meet the urgent and evolving needs of Jewish families whose lives are significantly impacted. Members of our community can make a contribution directly to the Jewish Federation of Greater Houston's Flood Relief Fund
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Klutznick Lecture

The Philip M. & Ethel Klutznick Lecture in Jewish Civilization will be held on Thursday, May 28, 7:30 p.m. featuring Professor Ruth Langer.  Her topic is "Dealing with 'Difficult' Prayers: Jewish Liturgy in the an Age of Jewish-Christian Dialogue".  The lecture is sponsored by the Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies, Northwestern University and the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago and will be held at Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University Campus, 50 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston.   Read More »


Donate to Nepal Earthquake Relief Fund

Following the devastating earthquake that struck Nepal and parts of India, the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago is collecting funds to help those affected. As always, the Jewish Federation will absorb all administrative costs, so that 100 percent of funds collected will go to meeting needs on the ground. To donate, visit www.JUF.org/NepalRelief .     Read More »

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2014 Annual Report

The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago's 2014 Annual Report.  Read More »

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L’DORon: A grandparent’s gift

L'DORon is a new JUF program connecting grandparents and grandchildren through the shared mitzvah of tzedakah. Learn how you can start a beautiful new tradition while supporting your community.  Read More »


Do you match?

You can double or triple the impact of your donation with a Corporate Matching Gift. Over 9,000 companies match charitable contributions to JUF made by employees, their spouses and even their retired employees. Learn more and search to see if your employer participates in the matching gift program.  Read More »