Events

YLD is known for unique and exciting events held regularly throughout the year. The wide-range of events include parties, Shabbat dinners, casual get-togethers, LEADS and more. If you’ve ever attended, see if you’ve made it to our photo gallery. Be sure to check out our upcoming events, listed below!

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

YLD is known for unique and exciting events held regularly throughout the year. The wide-range of events include parties, Shabbat dinners, casual get-togethers, LEADS and more. Check out our upcoming events!

Past events

Past Events

Find out more about past events in YLD. Read articles, view photos, watch videos and learn all about the amazing things we’ve done in YLD!

YLD Programs

YLD Programs

YLD is proud to offer a wide selection of social, educational and philanthropic programs. We have bar nights and happy hours at the hottest new venues in town, Shabbat gatherings for people of all religious affiliations, lectures on current event topics, networking events, volunteer opportunities, the Big Event (our premiere fundraiser) and co-ed softball during the summer.

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

36under36

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 ! 

Shorashim Pay It Forward

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 shorashimpayitforward.com .