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.
How does it feel to be a Jewish teenage girl in Chicago?
11/24/2015 12:00:02 PM
I’ve been in Jewish camping for the last 10 years. In that time, the role of idenitity at Jewish...
11/23/2015 11:46:59 AM
Michael Tarnoff retires after 36 years of service to JUF
11/23/2015 11:09:55 AM
Chicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool and Ald. Jason Ervin sat down with JUF’s...
11/20/2015 10:38:01 AM
The change is in honor of a naming gift from the Zell Family Foundation, effective Nov. 19.
11/19/2015 8:58:17 AM
Chanukah, the holiday of lights, is at our door. The candles lit during this lovely holiday stand...
11/23/2015 4:43:21 PM
Israeli entrepreneur Yael Vizel opened the fashions app she developed and scrolled down the...
11/23/2015 3:48:34 PM
Kefiada, brings American college students to Israel to work as counselors at an English-language...
11/23/2015 11:56:09 AM
JUF Executive Vice President, on a business trip to Israel, had hoped for a pleasant Shabbat with...
11/22/2015 9:39:07 AM
The room was dedicated in honor of JUF and the Chicago Jewish community this week.
11/20/2015 9:18:29 AM
Given our long history of persecution and dislocation,
the Jewish people well understand the...
11/24/2015 10:27:19 AM
donors returned to Chicago this morning from a week of meetings in India
11/19/2015 1:40:51 PM
JUF and JCRC stand with the people of Paris and with all people
of conscience who wish to defend...
11/16/2015 9:15:03 AM
Excerpts from Michael Kotzin's book on great Jewish events of the last quarter century
10/26/2015 10:43:57 AM
I sat in a bit of a daze in a small, packed church in Cheraw, S.C. on the evening of Aug. 27,...
9/30/2015 10:30:07 AM
With a creamier texture than chicken, squab meat tastes like a cross between dark-meat chicken and...
11/23/2015 3:39:47 PM
In many respects, the Manhattan headquarters of Kind Snacks—the purveyors of the omnipresent fruit...
11/23/2015 3:28:51 PM
So many dishes, so little time
11/23/2015 3:16:31 PM
As in many Jewish homes, food and cooking were ways to show love.
11/23/2015 2:27:15 PM
For people old enough to remember, the Chicago snowstorm of ’67 was a throwback to the Great...
11/23/2015 2:16:25 PM