If it matters to the Chicago area's Jewish community, then it matters to JUF News, the region’s largest circulation Jewish community publication. Published monthly by the Jewish United Fund/Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago, JUF News offers features, profiles, news, and commentaries about key facets of Jewish life locally, in Israel, and around the world.
One of the most-told stories in Chicago involves a law-school student who tried to volunteer for...
7/26/2016 2:08:25 PM
Decades before a sexual assault victim had the courage to fight back against her Stanford attacker...
7/26/2016 1:50:48 PM
Local venture capitalist and golf enthusiast Keith Bank has produced his second motion picture.
7/26/2016 12:00:27 PM
On March 2, 1966,The Dick van Dyke Show aired a remarkable event: Buddy Sorrell’s bar mitzvah.
7/26/2016 11:23:20 AM
Flights - as frequent as three times a week - could begin in 2017 or 2018.
7/22/2016 10:04:14 AM
Sitting before a group of 60 peers would rarely be difficult for a highly-trained military...
7/26/2016 12:13:43 PM
Illinois Treasurer Michael Frerichs and State Sen. Don
Harmon recently returned from an intensive...
7/22/2016 10:51:25 AM
“We are horrified by these wanton acts of terror. We say: Enough." David T. Brown, JUF’s Jewish...
6/30/2016 5:15:15 PM
Doctor Octopus is Spider-Man’s nemesis, but real doctors are learning from a real octopus how to...
6/24/2016 2:33:15 PM
Ofer Bavly, director of JUF's Israel Office, offers a morning-after analysis of how Britain's...
6/24/2016 10:13:24 AM
we mourn the death of author, Nobel laureate and treasured friend Elie Wiesel,
7/2/2016 10:14:04 PM
"I found Judaism. I found my roots, baruch Hashem ... Am Yisrael Chai”—the people of Israel live.
6/24/2016 2:41:20 PM
Chicago’s Jewish Community
Relations Council has a long-standing gun safety policy.
6/17/2016 9:16:50 AM
JUF and JCRC sent the following letter to Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer following the tragic shooting...
6/14/2016 9:54:04 AM
The U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee has
moved to provide $2.5 million for the Holocaust...
6/10/2016 9:08:45 AM
Skokie is known for being home to all things Jewish: Jewish bookstores, synagogues, kosher...
7/7/2016 12:59:33 PM
Israeli podcast, ‘Israel Story,’ showcases three-dimensional Israel
6/24/2016 3:04:20 PM
That Dawn Lerman—an emotionally undernourished kid from Chicago—would grow up to become a...
5/31/2016 3:00:41 PM
A few years ago, Chicago playwright James Sherman came across legendary newspaperman and writer...
5/31/2016 2:44:10 PM
Changes are coming to the lobby of Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership.
5/19/2016 4:03:57 PM