World Stories

Jewish Federation asserts the need for an ethical, secure refugee policy

Given our long history of persecution and dislocation, the Jewish people well understand the...

11/24/2015 10:27:19 AM

Donors observe JUF's impact in India

 Eighteen JUF donors returned to Chicago this morning from a week of meetings in India with...

11/19/2015 1:40:51 PM

We stand in solidarity against terror

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

In his own words...

Excerpts from Michael Kotzin's book on great Jewish events of the last quarter century

10/26/2015 10:43:57 AM

‘Let us march on’

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

Join the Jewish response to the World Refugee Crisis

For the Jewish community, which has known a history of dislocation and persecution, this crisis...

9/17/2015 4:18:52 PM

How the Jewish community is assisting Syrian refugees

Every day we learn of the worsening plight of refugees from Syria.

9/10/2015 2:43:59 PM

Federation board adopts Iran Action Plan

As JUF News went to press, President Obama was scheduled to discuss the Joint Comprehensive Plan...

9/2/2015 12:09:40 PM

Chicago JCRC discusses resolution on the Iran nuclear agreement

JCRC met on Thursday, August 6 to determine whether a meaningful community consensus existed on...

8/7/2015 2:26:11 PM

Taking tikkun olam to new heights

In June, Dr. Ronald Silver, 61, summited Mount Kilimanjaro for the third time in six years,...

7/29/2015 4:46:26 PM

[First] [Previous] [Next] [Last]

Sign up for our weekly newsletter featuring issues and events in the Jewish world.

Bank Leumi box ad

Want news of Chicago, Israel and the Jewish world in your mailbox each month? Subscribe to the print JUF News, by making a contribution to the Jewish United Fund.

Claims Conference