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New to the Community?

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2015 Double Chai in the Chi: Chicago's Jewish 36 Under 36


Congratulations to our 2015 cohort of Double Chai in the Chi, Chicago's Jewish 36 Under 36 list! Check out photos from the WYLD Summer Party here ! 

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Pay it Forward

Did you have the time of your life in Israel? Spread the love, share the gift, and Pay It Forward. Recruit your friends and you can win a free trip for three back to Israel with flight and five-star hotel stay included. Start referring your friends today at .

Past YLD Events

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The Latest

YLD Big Fall Happy Hour

Join us at the YLD Big Fall Happy Hour on October 14, 2015 from 6pm-8pm at Highline Bar and Lounge (169 W. Kinzie). Start the Jewish New Year off with delicious drinks and good friends. Details and registration

Fall LEADS 2015

The Fall LEADS Program offers an introductory exploration of the Jewish community and contemporary issues in a relaxed social setting. The program dates are October 1, October 7, October 13, October 23, October 27, November 3, November 9 and November 19. Groups will be formed in several areas of the city and separated by age. Details and registration

Private Tour of the Illinois Holocaust Museum

Spend time with other 20 something's for a meaningful evening on October 29 from 6- 8 PM. Explore the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center (9603 Woods Drive) with a guided tour, as well as free time to explore and discussion following.  Details and registration