REGA, A MOMENT
Moving, moving, lots of moving going on in my house. Read More »
WORDS OF THE WORKPLACE
A lingering myth surrounding the Americans with Disabilities Act is that it forces employers to hire unqualified individuals with disabilities. Read More »
The question dangles in space and remains unasked. I could wait, but I don’t. It’s easier to provide an answer because most people are uncomfortable asking. There was a time I felt the same way. Read More »
We awoke to the faint smell of smoke, like the smoldering remains of a campfire not fully extinguished. Read More »
JCRC calls for calm in Israel following latest wave of terror attacks
JUF's Jewish Community Relations Council issued the following statement in response to latest wave of violence in Israel.
Chicago, Cook County join Illinois in rejecting BDS
The recently adopted resolutions encourage pension boards to divest from foreign companies that engage in economic boycotts against Israel.
Jewish Federation honors up-and-coming leaders, spotlights services for aging Holocaust survivors
The morning business meeting opened with the unanimous election of the 2015-16 JUF/Federation Board and awards for Chicago's rising Jewish leaders.
State Budget Crisis Spotlight
A collection of articles describing the impact of the budget impasse on community human services.
Join the Jewish response to the World Refugee Crisis
For the Jewish community, which has known a history of dislocation and persecution, this crisis has special resonance and has catalyzed aid responses for two major populations fleeing civil conflict in their homelands: Ukrainian Jews and Syrian refugees.
This episode of “Sanctuary” explores the unique needs and circumstances of survivors in the Chicago area - home to one of the largest survivor communities.
The Oreo and the Jewish problem
This is not the beginning of a joke. You surely remember that day when Oreo gained Kosher certification. It was announced Friday, January 16, 1998
A moment to consider...the sukkah
Moving, moving, lots of moving going on in my house.
The long list of Jewish reality stars
These days it seems reality TV is taking over—this yenta is the first to admit she watches a lot of it, even though she knows she shouldn’t.
Obituaries that appeared in the June 2012 issue of JUF News.
America's Top 20 Jewish Women Songwriters
Of course, Jewish women have been writing songs since Miriam and Deborah, but we're talking about Jewish women who wrote the songs you'd hear on the radio, on your headset, or in a theater.
Thursday, Nov 05, 2015
BFBI at Uptown Cafe
Tuesday, Dec 29, 2015
Volunteer with YLD at the JUF Uptown Cafe - 12/29/2015
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