YLD Golf Outing 2014

New to the Community?

New to the Community?

Have coffee with us to learn about how to get involved with YLD. We’ll help you find your fit in Chicago’s Jewish Community. Email us to set up a coffee date!

YLD Summer Trip to Israel

group float

Experience Israel as you kayak the headwaters of the Jordan River, climb Masada before dawn, and meet with members of the IDF. Plus, get an insider's look at how Federation, the most effective Jewish community-building organization on the planet, unites and cares for Jews in Israel and around the world.  

Birthright Israel Alumni

Birthright 2013

Are you a Birthright Israel alum? Join the Chicago Community Trip Ambassador Program and earn gift cards or a trip to go back to Israel!

Past YLD Events

2012 Big Event with Jimmy Fallon

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The Latest

Summer LEADS

The Summer LEADS Program offers an introductory exploration of the Jewish Community and contemporary issues in a relaxed social setting. The program dates are July 16, July 23, July 30, August 6 and August 15. Groups will be formed in several areas of the city (Gold Coast, Lincoln Park and Lakeview) and separated by age first, then location. LEADS participants will join together for a bar event following most sessions. Details and registration

YLD Summer Phonothon

Help YLD raise money for the 2014 Jewish United Fund Annual Campaign and do a mitzvah at our Summer Phonothon! YLD Night is Tuesday, July 22 from 5-8pm. Kosher dinner will be served at 6pm. There will be training for people who are unfamiliar with making calls and prizes for those who participate. Every call makes a difference! Details and registration

WYLD in Paris

Spend an evening at YLD’s hottest summer party: WYLD on Thursday, August 7! Enjoy a night out at Studio Paris (59 W. Hubbard St). Help us celebrate the honorees of the 2014 Double Chai in the Chi (Jewish 36 under 36 list). Advanced registration is recommended, as this event will sell out. Details and registration

YLD Co-Ed Kickball League

Join us for the third annual YLD Co-Ed Kickball League! This league is about playing a sport AND supporting a great cause, the Jewish United Fund. The games will be played on Tuesdays starting at 6:30 pm on August 26 in Stanton Park (618 W. Scott St.). After the games, teams can walk over to our sponsor bar, Sully’s House (1501 N. Dayton St.), for drinks, socializing and fun!Details and registration

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Donate Now to JUF