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


Israel Science and Technology: August

The tiny PocketPrinter connects to smartphones and PCs-and prints on paper of any size.

7/28/2014 4:29:04 PM

Thousands of Chicagoans rally for Israel

Some 2,000 Chicagoans stood united with Israel Monday morning at a rally supporting the Jewish homeland’s right to defend itself from Hamas terror attacks.

7/28/2014 2:05:39 PM

Chicago leaders on solidarity mission experience Israel's resolve

The mission visited children from Kiryat Gat and other towns in the south on respite activity funded by JUF and other federations.

7/24/2014 3:46:56 PM

FAA suspends U.S. airlines’ flights to Israel

The Federal Aviation Administration prohibited all U.S. airlines from flying to Israel for at least 24 hours.

7/22/2014 1:52:40 PM

The Return

Unexpectedly, less than 24 hours later, I stepped onto the plane that would take me from one home to another.

7/17/2014 3:53:10 PM

VIDEO: Community Solidarity Rally for Israel


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