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Next on 'Sanctuary:' Ta’am Yisrael – A Taste of Israel for Teens
How do you help young Jewish teens discover what being Jewish means to them? Take them to Israel.

Jewish Federations open fund for Baton Rouge flood relief
We are joining Jewish Federations across North America in raising funds to support the Jewish Federation of Greater Baton Rouge’s relief efforts.

Silverstein Base Hillel provides warm Jewish home in Lincoln Park
JUF’s Metro Chicago Hillel is creating an innovative new model for welcoming urban students and young adults into a diverse, warm, and hospitable Jewish family.

‘You are beautiful’
Long before students ever reach their college years, our community strives to teach young Jews what it means to be a real man or woman.

‘Defiant Requiem’ to make Chicago premiere March 23
Virginia and Norman Bobins, Karyn and Bill Silverstein will chair the benefit for Holocaust Community Services.

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VIDEO: Can Jews and Muslims relate on campus?

This episode of visits the college campus, a venue of increasing confrontation, yet also of sincere efforts at connection.

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Local campus administrators convene on hate speech, bias
JUF and ADL brought together 17 student safety, diversity and inclusion and student affairs administrators and Hillel representatives from various Illinois campuses to discusses issues of hate speec

US Congressional staff visit local Jewish agencies
A dozen staff members representing the offices of several Illinois U.S. Congressional delegates spent a full day on Aug. 15 touring JUF/Jewish Federation-affiliated agencies in the Chicago area

Silverstein Base Hillel provides warm Jewish home in Lincoln Park
JUF’s Metro Chicago Hillel is creating an innovative new model for welcoming urban students and young adults into a diverse, warm, and hospitable Jewish family.

New novel 'The Imperial Wife' chosen as this year’s One Book, One Community
For the sixth year in a row, Chicago’s Jewish community will mark Jewish Book Month with One Book | One Community, in which a single book is selected as the focus of a series of activities.

Tzivi reviews A Tale of Love and Darkness
A Tale of Love and Darkness is Natalie Portman’s adaptation of the memoir Amos Oz published in 2004.

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