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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

JUF opens emergency fund to aid French Jews

Following last week’s terrorist assaults in Paris, JUF has opened an emergency “French Terror and...

1/12/2015 10:33:07 AM

Jewish United Fund abhors terror targeting Jews and others in France

The Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago has issued the following statement in the wake of...

1/9/2015 3:00:43 PM

Paris hostage takers dead, hostages being freed after simultaneous raids

All hostage takers are dead, and their hostages are being freed after simultaneous raids on the...

1/9/2015 8:19:53 AM

Sephardic community commemorates the forgotten Jewish refugees

A teenager in miniskirts when the Iranian Revolution broke out in 1979, Jacqueline Saper remembers...

12/29/2014 3:57:29 PM

Tiferet II: Our JUF Mission to Israel

In October 2013 I participated on the Tiferet Mission to Poland and Israel, my first experience on...

12/23/2014 10:41:59 AM

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