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.
A dozen staff members representing the offices of several Illinois U.S.
8/19/2016 10:52:24 AM
How do you help young
Jewish teens discover what being Jewish means to them? Take them to Israel.
8/18/2016 2:23:19 PM
Anti-BDS legislation was one of the primary topics, an area in which
Illinois led the way with...
8/12/2016 10:57:50 AM
Monday marked the deadliest
day in Chicago in 13 years with a reported 19 people shot and nine...
8/12/2016 9:29:09 AM
Half a century after bricks were thrown at those marching with Rev. Dr. Martin
Luther King, Jr....
8/11/2016 3:35:34 PM
Diller Teen Fellows returned home Tuesday morning after a
three-week seminar in Israel.
7/28/2016 4:08:08 PM
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
The need for human services and home remediation from flood damage
has grown significantly...
8/17/2016 4:21:06 PM
JCRC Chair David T. Brown and Executive Director Emily Sweet issued the following statement in...
7/29/2016 9:09:14 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
For the sixth year in a row, Chicago’s Jewish community will mark Jewish Book
Month with One Book...
8/18/2016 4:24:58 PM
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