Upcoming Events

JUF Young Professionals Golf Outing

Thursday, August 24, 2017 11:00 AM - 6:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join young professionals for golf, great food and networking at this year's premier venue, the beautiful Twin Orchard Country Club. After golf, stay for the cocktail hour, which includes heavy hors d'oeuvres, an open bar, and prizes!

Young Professionals Golf Outing Co-Chairs:
Brad Emanuel, Blake Schulman and Andrew Sigesmund.

$250 outing fee includes 18 holes of golf, cart, lunch, heavy hors d'oeuvres, an open bar, and prizes immediately following golf.*

*A minimum gift of $365 to the 2017 Jewish United Fund Annual Campaign is required to participate in the golf outing (to be paid by December 2017). Payment plans are available.

There will be no solicitation of funds at the event.

Thursday, August 24, 2017
11:00AM Registration Opens
11:30AM Kosher-style Lunch
1:00PM Shotgun Start & Scramble
5:30PM Cocktail Hour (include

Twin Orchard Country Club
22353 N Old McHenry Rd
Long Grove IL, 60047

Tori Weinstein

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Summer Networking Happy Hour

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

YLD's Business Professionals Network and TIP's Young Professional Groups present their annual Summer Networking Happy Hour!

Participate in cross industry networking and make new connections with young professionals.

The cost to attend is $25 which includes 2 drinks. Please register in advance!

Concrete Cowboy
646 N Franklin St
Chicago IL, 60654

Hanna Holman

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Boat Bash hosted by Back from Birthright Israel and Shorashim

Thursday, August 31, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join Boat Bash for a night of sailing the "Mediterranean of the Midwest!" Reunite with your Birthright Israel friends and meet 20-somethings from the Chicagoland area who have travelled to Israel or are looking to go in the future. Take yourself back to the shores of Tel Aviv on this unforgettable cruise with Back from Birthright and Shorashim.

August 31, 2017
7:00 PM

The boat will be taking off from Burnham Harbor (1559 S Lake Shore Dr) promptly at 7:30 pm. Boarding begins at 7 pm.

Parking will be available at the Harbor for $22. If you are interested in this option please contact ElizabethWyner@juf.org.

The cost to attend is $25 which includes 1 drink ticket, appetizers, and desserts. You must bring a valid 21+ ID to enter. There are limited spots and this event will sell out in advance. Please register as soon as possible.

Burnham Harbor
1559 S Lake Shore Dr
Chicago IL, 60605

Elizabeth Wyner

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Fall LEADS 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 7:00 PM - Tuesday, November 14, 2017 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

The Fall LEADS 2017 program is a great way to meet new people in Chicago and offers an introductory exploration of the Jewish community in a fun, relaxed social setting. The program dates are September 26, October 2, October 10, October 19, October 24, November 2, November 10, November 14. Groups will be separated by age and take place in several areas of the city. LEADS participants will join together at a bar event following most sessions.

The cost to participate is $50, which includes 8 sessions, food, speakers and all program supplies. In addition to the program fee participants will also be asked to make a meaningful gift to the 2017 JUF Annual Campaign (minimum $36) and will have the opportunity to do so during the course of the program.

Registration closes September 15th.

Various Locations
Chicago IL, 60606

Carol Guzman

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YLD's Big Event Fundraiser

Saturday, December 9, 2017 8:15 PM - 11:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Save the date. More details to come!

Sheraton Grand Chicago
301 E. North Water St.
Chicago IL, 60611

Elizabeth Wyner

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