YLD Board Member Bio

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Jason Adams is entering his fourth year on the YLD Board. He is originally from Cincinnati, OH. His undergraduate degree was in Business with a concentration in Computer Information Systems from Indiana University, Kelley School of Business. Currently Jason works for a software company as a Consulting Practice Manager. He has held a number of roles in the YLD community including co-chairing the 2013 YLD Israel Trip, LEADS leader, Gesher member and ISD Walk Captain. Jason is involved with YLD because he wants to help strengthen the young Jewish identity in Chicago and give back to the Jewish community. In his spare time, Jason enjoys travelling, cooking and watching sports (especially the Reds and Hoosiers).

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YLD Summer Trip to Israel

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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

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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!