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

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Israel Science and Technology - April

The latest in Israeli-led innovation in science and technology.

3/27/2015 2:43:07 PM

Write On for Israel Fellows meet with Kirk, Schakowsky, Dold and other lawmakers

Twenty-six Write On for Israel Senior Fellows visited Capitol Hill this week for an intensive two-day experience focused on issues of importance to Chicago’s pro-Israel community.

3/26/2015 2:23:01 PM

Odeh, convicted in Jerusalem terrorist bombing, sentenced

In addition, U.S. District Judge Gershwin Drain revoked Odeh's American citizenship

3/25/2015 10:42:56 AM

Building a better future for women and girls in Israel

We have a track record of providing Jewish women and girls with opportunities to thrive and lead lives of full potential.

3/25/2015 10:23:04 AM

Learning to help heal from one another

"The environment in either place—Israel or Chicago—isn't about to change...What needs to change is how people cope."

3/24/2015 11:52:47 AM

VIDEO: Community Solidarity Rally for Israel

 

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