Jewish Media

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

American Jewish Press Association (AJPA)

107 S. Southgate Drive
Chandler, AZ 85226
Phone: (480) 403-4602
Email: info@ajpa.org
Web: http://www.ajpa.org

Non-profit professional association and forum for the English-language Jewish press, to enhance the status of American Jewish journalism.

Chicago Jewish News

5301 W. Dempster Street
Skokie, IL 60077
Phone: (847) 966-0606
Fax: (847) 966-1656
Web: http://www.chicagojewishnews.com
Contact: Joseph Aaron

An independent weekly Jewish newspaper.

Chicago Jewish Star

P.O. Box 268
Skokie, IL 60076
Phone: (847) 674-7827
Fax: (847) 674-0014
Email: chicagojewishstar@comcast.net

A twice-monthly newspaper, free of charge in Chicago and suburbs.

Haym Salomon Center

5 Revere Drive, Suite 200
Northbrook, IL 60062
Phone: (847) 845-3501, (847) 616-9100
Email: pmiller@salomoncenter.org
Web: http://www.salomoncenter.org
Contact: Paul Miller, President

A news and public policy group that produces content often ignored by traditional media outlets. Works to change the media's cultural narrative on Israel and Islamic extremism, combat anti-Semitism and defend Western civilization.

Honest Reporting

10024 Skokie Blvd.
Suite 202
Skokie, IL 60077
Phone: (866) 508-7884, (847) 674-8783
Email: gkenzer@honestreporting.com
Web: http://www.honestreporting.com
Contact: Gary Kenzer

Monitors international media for fair, accurate representation of Israel; works to expose bias and effect change through education and action; also has a media facility in Jerusalem where journalists have access to supportive services, and training programs.

JTA Inc.

24 W. 30th Street, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10001
Phone: (212) 643-1890
Fax: (212) 643-8498
Email: info@jta.org
Web: http://www.jta.org

The global news service of the Jewish people.

JUF News *

Jewish United Fund
30 S. Wells Street
Chicago, IL 60606-5056
Phone: (312) 357-4887
Fax: (312) 855-2470
Email: jufnews@juf.org
Web: http://www.jufnews.org
Contact: Cindy Sher, Executive Editor; Robert Feiger, Advertising

Monthly newsmagazine published by the Jewish United Fund and distributed to JUF contributors and newcomers to the area, libraries, religious institutions and Chicago tourism offices. Covers local, national, and international news stories, features, and profiles on a wide array of topics facing the Jewish community.

JUF News Express *

Jewish United Fund
Email: jufnews@juf.org
Web: http://www.juf.org/express

Weekly email newsletter provides timely information about issues and events in Israel and the wider Jewish world.

Kveller *

24 W. 30th Street
4th Floor
New York, NY 10001
Phone: (212) 643-1890
Fax: (212) 643-8499
Email: info@kveller.com
Web: http://www.kveller.com

Kveller.com provides an online home for parents raising Jewish children. By bringing together a range of voices in a non-judgmental, accessible space, Kveller is home to the most active and engaged community of Jewish parents on the web.

Oy!Chicago *

Jewish United Fund
30 S. Wells Street
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: (312) 357-4891
Email: info@oychicago.com
Web: http://www.oychicago.com
Contact: Steven Chaitman

An online community for Jews in the Loop, Oy!Chicago is for the socially conscious, intellectually curious and community-minded. Oy! is home to articles, blog posts, event listingsand ongoing discussions about Jewish life. You’re living Jewishly—or Jew-ishly—in Chicago and we want to talk about it.

Advertising Phone: (312) 357-4872
Advertising E-mail: info@oychicago.com

Schmooze Magazine

Email: schmoozemag@gmail.com
Web: http://www.schmoozemag.com

First entirely student-run Jewish publication.

WorldJewishDaily.com

Email: editorial@worldjewishdaily.com
Web: http://www.worldjewishdaily.com

News aggregation website that collects Israel and Jewish news from around the world.

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Introduction to Judaism

An 18-week program designed for individuals and couples from Jewish and various other faith backgrounds who want to explore Jewish holidays and life cycle ceremonies, Jewish values, symbols and traditions, and Jewish liturgy and texts. Introduction to Judaism is ideal for those who are part of a Jewish family, are considering conversion, or simply want to gain a deeper understanding of Jewish life. Co-sponsored by the Union for Reform Judaism and the Chicago Association of Reform Rabbis. Classes are offered at several locations around Chicago and the suburbs in the fall, winter and spring.

A Taste of Judaism

Curious about Judaism? A Taste of Judaism is designed for those who are curious about Judaism. These free three weekly sessions focus on the modern Jewish take on spirituality, values, and community. Sessions are dynamic and interactive; the teachers are engaging and accessible and are open to all of your questions and concerns. Whether you are simply curious about Judaism or are looking to take your next steps on your Jewish journey you have come to the right place! All are welcome. Program offered at several locations across Chicago and suburbs in the fall, winter and spring. 

Haym Salomon Center

A news and public policy group that produces content often ignored by traditional media outlets. Works to change the media's cultural narrative on Israel and Islamic extremism, combat anti-Semitism and defend Western civilization.

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