david spade

When JUF’s Young Leadership Division hosted its first annual ‘Big Event’ fundraiser in 2008, it was indeed a big event, with some 700 Jewish young adults gathering to hear the music of Jewish reggae artist Matisyahu. A decade later, the now-annual event has tripled in size. 

couples mission 2017

"Chaverim, I want to tell you about …." And so began our days on the bus during our JUF Couples Mission to Israel this past fall.

camp endowment

An anonymous donor has made a $5.1 million contribution to the Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago’s Camping Endowment, believed to be the largest gift ever made to a community camping endowment in the United States.The gift brings the JUF Camping Endowment to nearly $8.5 million, which will support up to 500 first-time camper grants and provide $120,000 in financial need scholarships for Chicago-area campers each year.

Culinary trending

Israeli culinary journalist serves up his thoughts on food trends and classics in Israel

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