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Tzivi reviews Carvalho's Journey

Have you made plans for Valentine’s Day yet? If not, then I suggest you go straight to the Spertus Institute website and order tickets for their screening of Carvalho's Journey.  Read More »

Linda Haase

ETHICS OF THE MOTHER

It’s a family thing

After a plane ride across nine time zones, it was a relief to finally check in to our Jaffa hotel.  Read More »

Words of the Workplace

WORDS OF THE WORKPLACE

Global Disability Inclusion Strategist Debra Ruh—Strictly Business Keynote Speaker, Mom

JVS Chicago will bring together experts in the field of disability inclusion to share strategies with leaders from Chicago’s business community.  Read More »

The Caregiving Coach

THE CAREGIVING COACH: PROFESSIONAL ADVICE FROM YOUR ELDERCARE CONSULTANTS

A researcher’s advice to families of adults with disabilities: Plan…plan…plan

Your Eldercare Consultants, CJE SeniorLife’s team of geriatric care managers, are often called by family caregivers to help navigate the evolving needs of their older parents. But sometimes, the situation can be reversed.  Read More »

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Write On for Israel Fellows meet with Sens. Durbin, Kirk and other Illinois lawmakers in DC
The Senior Fellows of JUF’s Write On for Israel program visited Capitol Hill last week for an intensive two-day experience focused on issues of importance to Chicago’s pro-Israel community.

Next on 'Sanctuary:' Can Jews and Muslims Relate on Campus?
The episode will air at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 14 on ABC7-Channel 7.

LGBT, Jewish groups respond to hate-filled anti-Israel protest at Chicago conference
Anti-Israel vitriol tinged with anti-Semitism reared its head in Chicago last Friday, Jan. 22, when several hundred protesters sought to shut down an Israel-focused reception at the National LGBTQ Task Force Creating Change conference at the Chicago Hilton.

Having each other’s backs
As Jews in America, particularly in Chicago, one of the strongest Jewish communities in the country, we’re blessed with the resources and tools to make forging connections easier.

Impact of budget crisis looms larger for human service agencies
As the state budget impasse enters its seventh month, the likely impact on human service agencies, including Jewish Federation-affiliated agencies, becomes more pressing.

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Sanctuary Nov 2015

VIDEO: The Power of Words: Sermons

This episode of “Sanctuary” delves into the art and impact of the spoken word, and particularly the ancient yet contemporary presentation known as the sermon.

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The Right Stuff(ing)
Sydney Kaplan’s parents always told her she had “good stuffing,” meaning she was full of compassion and sensitivity.

Write On for Israel Fellows meet with Sens. Durbin, Kirk and other Illinois lawmakers in DC
The Senior Fellows of JUF’s Write On for Israel program visited Capitol Hill last week for an intensive two-day experience focused on issues of importance to Chicago’s pro-Israel community.

A researcher’s advice to families of adults with disabilities: Plan…plan…plan
Your Eldercare Consultants, CJE SeniorLife’s team of geriatric care managers, are often called by family caregivers to help navigate the evolving needs of their older parents. But sometimes, the situa

Global Disability Inclusion Strategist Debra Ruh—Strictly Business Keynote Speaker, Mom
JVS Chicago will bring together experts in the field of disability inclusion to share strategies with leaders from Chicago’s business community.

Next on 'Sanctuary:' Can Jews and Muslims Relate on Campus?
The episode will air at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 14 on ABC7-Channel 7.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday, February 25, 2016 5:30 PM JUF Agency Board Members & Non-Profit Professionals Annual Dinner

Thursday, March 10, 2016 7:00 PM Grand Event

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