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Real Stories - Changed Lives

REAL STORIES - CHANGED LIVES

A short introduction from the new Israel Fellow

When I left Israel the siren still went off every day, all day. Leaving your country in times of war is not an easy thing to do.  Read More »

Cindy Sher

THE CHAI ROAD

Your guide to a sweeter new year

The new year has just arrived and it's time for a clean slate.  Read More »

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 »

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Deerfield High School orchestra concert will benefit first trip to Israel of its kind
Deerfield will become the first U.S. public high school to embark on a performance tour to Israel.

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

Shalom bayit
As news of domestic violence captures our attention in the media, we know not all homes are peaceful.

Some 1,300 people hear message of hope for peace and partnership at Federation Annual Meeting
The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago’s 114th Annual Meeting reflected the community’s commitment to Jewish life and Israel in the past year — and looked ahead to hopes for peace, light, and partnership in the Jewish year ahead.

FEATURED STORY
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.

Audrey Dann, leaving a legacy of love and care
"Anything that we can do to help the Jewish people, we'll do," was their motto.

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.

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

UPCOMING EVENTS

Wednesday, Nov 05, 2014
YLD's Karaoke Night

Sunday, Nov 16, 2014
PJ Library Chicago Turns 5: The Birthday Bash!

Saturday, Dec 13, 2014
YLD Big Event Fundraiser

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