Traditional Organizations

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

Minyan Shirat Ha’Agam (Song of the Lake)

Fiedler Hillel at Northwestern University
629 Foster Street
Evanston, IL 60201
Phone: (847) 492-5200
Email: dan@cedarbaum.net
Contact: Daniel Cedarbaum

A new kind of davenning experience, grounded in traditional Jewish practice and fully egalitarian. Spiritually and intellectually fulfilling, with an emphasis on communal singing; member-led and fully participatory, allowing for creative musical and liturgical experimentation within a largely traditional framework. Meets one Shabbat morning each month.

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Cool Ketubah

Not your grandmother's Ketubah. Cool Ketubah is simply that: a good looking, well designed Ketubah that looks like it belongs in the 21st Century. Designed by the Chicago-based graphic designer Jason Pickleman, whose works are in the permanent collection of the Art Institute of Chicago, a Cool Ketubah projects the perfect balance between visual sophistication and poetic sentiment.

Puzzle Israel

Travel and content company that invites tourists and visitors from around the world to tour and get to know Israel. Each tour is accompanied by a professional Puzzle crew giving the trip a friendly and personal atmosphere.

Continuum Theater

Passionate Jewish artists and lovers of the arts created Continuum Theater to preserve, share and grow their Jewish culture, and to build community around a love for the Jewish performing arts and Jewish learning. Produces theater, music, dance and arts education experiences that explore Jewish history, heritage, contemporary issues and the full scope of the Jewish experience.

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