World Stories

‘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

Iran nuclear agreement gets analysis at JCRC

What does the recently released nuclear agreement with Iran bode for Israel, America and the...

7/23/2015 11:17:33 AM

Keep the end goal in sight: Iran never getting a nuclear bomb

The Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago today released the following statement regarding...

7/14/2015 5:09:56 PM

A doctor brings sight to the blind—worldwide

Volunteering for the less fortunate is something he has wanted to do for a long time, he says, but...

7/6/2015 11:37:54 AM

'Am I My Brother’s Keeper?'

I look around in sadness and bewilderment at the bleak predicament that faces world Jewry today....

7/6/2015 11:05:44 AM

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