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.
The Slingshot Guide spotlighted the Federation-funded initiative, which helps Jewish day schools...
10/22/2014 12:45:43 PM
Deerfield will become the first U.S. public high school to embark on a performance tour to Israel.
10/20/2014 3:34:05 PM
JCC PresenTense Chicago, a highly sought-after
social entrepreneurship program, is seeking...
10/13/2014 9:29:29 AM
Camp Nageela Midwest, in Marshall, Ind., just received the Torah. Specifically, their own Torah...
10/7/2014 1:40:29 PM
The combination festival and conference will take place Nov. 15 and 16.
10/7/2014 12:02:46 PM
A JUF leadership
mission chaired by 2014 JUF Annual Campaign chairman Lee Miller, Jeff...
10/24/2014 10:17:27 AM
Today, the name Yom Kippur is recognized universally as the proper name for this somber day.
10/7/2014 10:46:07 AM
Beyond recognizing speech, computer programs can now analyze it to describe the speaker's overall...
10/3/2014 1:18:06 PM
Hussam Kawasme of Hebron reportedly admitted to serving as the leader of the cell that...
9/4/2014 10:27:57 AM
For many, making aliyah helps define much of their Jewish identity and experience.
8/26/2014 2:45:08 PM
When a Turkish owner of a cafe near the Belgian city of Liege puts up a poster that welcomes dogs...
8/27/2014 10:38:07 AM
It's hard to believe that if my maternal grandma Tessie Luck were alive today, she would have...
7/8/2014 1:45:35 PM
"A JUF Mission is one of the most interesting ways to see the world."
5/29/2014 11:23:23 AM
perpetrated over the weekend against people inside and in proximity to...
5/28/2014 10:53:59 AM
I recently took part in the Jewish Federations of North American National Young Leadership Cabinet...
5/14/2014 4:19:30 PM
The Last Sabbath,” written by Scott Gendell and directed by Scott Weinstein, will be performed at...
10/8/2014 11:01:22 AM
"Art is one of the most primal instincts in people-art is creation."
10/3/2014 1:42:58 PM
Lynn Kirsche Shapiro's cookbook connects family, community
10/3/2014 10:18:27 AM
"What if contemporary architects and designers were challenged to construct Sukkot?"
10/3/2014 9:56:29 AM
Jewish magic. These are surely two words I would have never put together. However, after...
10/2/2014 4:39:34 PM