Background and Resources

JUF’s JCRC stands in solidarity with Israel in defending itself against Hamas terror rocket attacks from Gaza

Each nation has a fundamental right to self-defense, and we unequivocally support Israel's right to the same in this instance.

7/8/2014 4:52:30 PM

U.S. House passes resolution supporting Israel, Illinois reps voice solidarity

Members of the Illinois delegation in Congress have released statements voicing their support for Israel’s right to defend itself in the face of rocket fire from Gaza.

7/11/2014 1:45:05 PM

LATEST NEWS

Israel Science and Technology: Nov.

A new discovery may lead to treatments that can slow or reverse cognitive decline in older people.

10/30/2014 4:44:34 PM

K’zohar Ha-Ivrit: Sefer—a book

As we mark Jewish Book Month, let’s explore the word sefer, the Hebrew word for ‘book.’  

10/30/2014 3:33:58 PM

JUF leaders visit Israel with former ambassador Michael Oren

A JUF leadership mission chaired by 2014 JUF Annual Campaign chairman Lee Miller, Jeff Aronin and Joe Gutman, concluded a whirlwind four days in Israel with former ambassador from Israel to the U.S. Michael Oren.

10/24/2014 10:17:27 AM

Kezohar HaIvrit: Yom Ha-Kippurim and Kapparot

Today, the name Yom Kippur is recognized universally as the proper name for this somber day.

10/7/2014 10:46:07 AM

Israel Science and Technology: October

Beyond recognizing speech, computer programs can now analyze it to describe the speaker's overall personality and current moods.

10/3/2014 1:18:06 PM

VIDEO: Community Solidarity Rally for Israel

 

Around 2,000 attend city-wide Rally for Israel.  Watch »