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Tzivi’s Spotlight

TZIVI’S SPOTLIGHT

Ophir update & CFIC ’14 sneak peek

Two short weeks ago, when I wrote my article about the 2014 Chicago Festival of Israeli Cinema for the October issue of the JUF News, I made a prediction.  Read More »

The Caregiving Coach

THE CAREGIVING COACH: PROFESSIONAL ADVICE FROM YOUR ELDERCARE CONSULTANTS

There when you need them

Even with the Internet's vast resources at our fingertips, it's not always easy for family caregivers to find relevant information for complex circumstances.  Read More »

Linda Haase

ETHICS OF THE MOTHER

The Chai life

I turned 36 two weeks after I came to work at JUF, and it seemed auspicious that I was reaching my "double chai" birthday at that moment in time.  Read More »

Rega, a Moment

REGA, A MOMENT

A moment to consider...grandparents

There has been a significant lack of grandfathers in my life, both as a child and for my children.  Read More »

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Yin, yang, and the Jewish holidays
The Jewish holidays help us achieve the perfect balance between the yin and yang of the seasons. 

Remembering Vatican II: The Religious Significance of the Catholic Church’s Relationship with the Jewish People
 The following speech was delivered by Archbishop Francis Cardinal George at the 114th Annual Meeting of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.

Spertus Institute launches new Center for Jewish Leadership
New opportunities for leadership development will enhance the creativity, knowledge, and effectiveness of the professionals and volunteers who serve Jewish community needs, advancing the missions of the organizations they serve and contributing to a vibrant Jewish future

Jewish Federation business meeting honors rising leaders, spotlights young family outreach
The morning business meeting featured the unanimous election of the 2014-15 JUF/Federation board, honored outgoing directors and presented several prestigious awards to promising community leaders.

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Nasatir rally speech

VIDEO: Dr. Steven B. Nasatir speaks at rally for Israel

JUF/Jewish Federation President Dr. Steven B. Nasatir addresses a crowd of some 2,000 people at the Thompson Center at a community rally for Israel on July 28, 2014.

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Mishpachah and Pamalia (Two Hebrew Words for Family)
Jewish weddings conjure a variety of Hebrew words.

Black-eyed peas for Rosh Hashanah
I gotta feeling—tonight’s going to be a good night.

June 2012
Obituaries that appeared in the June 2012 issue of JUF News.

March 2012
Obituaries that appeared in the March 2012 issue of JUF News.

Sandy Koufax and the Aggies' Jewish Quarterback: A Yom Kippur Tale
What did the Jewish students on these two campuses do when their game of Biblical proportions clashed with Yom Kippur?

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