World Stories

At Streit’s 90-year-old Lower East Side factory, ‘the men’ turn out their last matzoh batch

Seated in his Lower East Side office, in front of a large portrait of company patriarch Aron...

3/27/2015 2:49:35 PM

Denmark Jewish community thanks Chicago for support

Although shaken by the recent tragedy, the community is committed to building "a vibrant Jewish...

3/25/2015 10:45:18 AM

Jews who ride bikes

Connecting Jews who ride bikes 

3/25/2015 10:34:24 AM

Allocations, personal connections, strengthen JUF ties to French Jewry

Paris was experiencing one of its darkest winters in February, when eight Chicago lay and...

3/20/2015 11:03:35 AM

From darkness to light

The rescue of Prague Torah scrolls 

3/9/2015 11:30:25 AM

10 observations from the Solidarity Mission to France

JUF Chairman Bill Silverstein and JUF Executive Vice President Jay Tcath share what they learned...

2/19/2015 4:07:38 PM

JUF condemns Copenhagen terror attacks

The Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago condemns the brutal, hate-filled terror attacks in...

2/15/2015 5:18:10 PM

Ukrainian Jews cautiously optimistic on Russia-brokered cease-fire

Leaders of Ukrainian Jewry reacted with cautious optimism to news that Russia and Ukraine worked...

2/12/2015 4:42:57 PM

Local Jewish leaders conduct national solidarity mission to France

A group of Jewish leaders representing 18 communities throughout North America traveled on the...

2/9/2015 11:29:34 AM

Survivors gather for historic anniversary at Auschwitz

Holocaust survivors gathered in Krakow on the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz...

1/27/2015 9:16:29 AM

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