Audio, Film, Video

* Listings with an asterisk are part of the JUF/JF partnership of agencies serving the Chicago and worldwide Jewish community.

Facets Jewish Video Catalog

Facets Multimedia
1517 W. Fullerton Ave.
Chicago, IL 60614
Phone: (800) 331-6197, (773) 281-9075
Fax: (773) 929-5937

Jewish themes, culture, history: Yiddish, Israeli, and documentaries. Free catalog.

Get Down To Business with Shalom Klein


Tune in to AM 560 The Answer, Sundays at 6pm, to hear Shalom's weekly radio show "Get Down To Business with Shalom Klein." An avid networker and dedicated entrepreneur, Shalom will share advice you need, strategies that work and stories of success to help you with both business and jobs.

Holocaust Educational Foundation

619 Emerson Road
Evanston, IL 60208
Phone: (847) 467-4408
Contact: Benjamin Frommer

Establishes Holocaust courses in colleges and universities. Holds biennial Lessons and Legacies Holocaust International Conference for professors. Established annual Summer Institute for Holocaust and Jewish Civilization at Northwestern University. Videotaped Holocaust survivors for inclusion in the Yale Archives for Holocaust Testimony.

Israel News by Phone

3740 W. Dempster St.
Skokie, IL 60076
Phone: (847) 679-9374

Daily updates, in English, of news from Arutz-7 radio. Sunday-Friday.


Jewish Broadcasting Service
Phone: (201) 242-9460

JBS is a Jewish non-profit educational television channel featuring daily news from Israel, leading Jewish figures, issues and events of Jewish importance, call-in programs, Jewish studies, 92nd Street Y, children's programs, films, music and entertainment. Its purpose is to foster Jewish understanding. JBS can be watched on RCN CH 269 and DIRECTV CH 388. Comcast customers should call Comcast and request JBS or email JBS at  and we will pass your request on to Comcast.


Comcast Channel 686
Phone: (818) 786-4000
Fax: (818) 380-9232

America's Chosen Network, the first and only 24/7 Jewish-themed television channel, offers news and sports, motion pictures and documentaries, comedy and entertainment and special events from around the globe.

Migdal Torah Free Loan Jewish Book Library

2728 W. Pratt Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60645
Phone: (773) 465-7600
Fax: (773) 465-4554

Audiotape library with more than 1,500 lecturers. More than 800 books on Jewish thought.

Sanctuary *

Jewish United Fund
Chicago Board of Rabbis
30 S. Wells Street
Suite 5056
Chicago, IL 60606-5056
Phone: 312-444-2864

A public affairs television program focusing on Jewish issues, concerns and culture. Produced four times a year by the Jewish United Fund and the Chicago Board of Rabbis, in cooperation with WLS-TV. Airs at noon on Sundays in February, May, August, and November on the Live Well Network, Digital 7.2, and year-round at

Taped with Rabbi Doug

Contact: Rabbi Doug Zelden, Host/Producer

TV show that airs Monday nights on channel 19 at 8:30 p.m. in Chicago and North/NW suburbs. Features guests, entertainers and events in the Chicago Jewish community.

USC Shoah Foundation: The Institute for Visual History and Education

University of Southern California
Leavey Library
650 West 35th Street, Suite 114
Los Angeles, CA 90089
Phone: (213) 740-6001
Fax: (213) 740-6044
Contact: Josh Grossberg

Steven Spielberg's digital archive project, which has preserved tens of thousands of Holocaust survivors' testimonies. Currently producing Holocaust education materials based on the testimonies.

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Milt’s Extra Innings

Sun-Thur 11am till 7pm

Friday 11am till 2pm

Closed on Saturday

Crc Kosher

Moishe House Hyde Park

Moishe House is a network of peer-based Jewish communities for young adults aged 22-30. Each house is comprised of three to five residents who host five to seven programs per month, covering a wide variety of topics and activities, including Shabbat dinners, camping trips and volunteering.  

JUF Link

A biweekly newsletter featuring news and analysis about the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, the delegitimization of Israel, and anti-Semitism on campus and beyond.