Upcoming Events


YLD/TIP Summer Phonothon

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Be a part of JUF's transformational work, which impacts every aspect of local and global Jewish life, providing human services, creating Jewish experiences and strengthening Jewish community connections. Come join us anytime between 5:30-8:00pm at the JUF.

Phonothon training will be provided. Dietary laws observed.


Location:
JUF
30 S. Wells St.
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Carol Guzman
carolguzman@juf.org
312-444-2847


Register Online

BGS Exclusive Access Call

Thursday, July 26, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

As part of a slate of benefits for BGS members in 2018-19, we are pleased to provide access to exclusive briefings on critical issues facing our communities. Please join us for an Exclusive Access Call where we'll hear from Ofer Bavly, Director General of JUF's Israel Office, on current events on the ground in Israel.

For more information contact Elyse Saretsky at ElyseSaretsky@juf.org or (312)357-4981.


Location:
JUF
30 S. Wells St.
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Elyse Saretsky
elysesaretsky@juf.org
312-357-4981


Register Online

Summer LEADS 2018

Thursday, July 26, 2018 7:00 PM - Friday, August 24, 2018 9:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

The Summer LEADS 2018 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 July 26, August 1, August 8, August 13, and August 24. 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 5 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 2018 JUF Annual Campaign (minimum $36) and will have the opportunity to do so during the course of the program.

Registration closes July 13.


Location:
Various Locations
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Carol Guzman
carolguzman@juf.org
312-444-2847


Register Online

Summertime Lunch Bunch

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Are you new to Chicago? Interested in learning about opportunities for involvement in the Chicago Jewish community? Are you looking to meet other Jewish 20- and 30-somethings in Chicago? Join YLD for a Summertime Lunch Bunch gathering in Millennium Park! Please BYO (bring your own) lunch! Register by Tuesday, July 31 at 10 PM. If you plan to walk in without registering, be sure to email ElyseSaretsky@juf.org by 11 AM on Wednesday, August 1 to receive information about the group meeting spot in Millennium Park.

Location:
Milennium Park
201 E. Randolph St.
Chicago IL, 60602


Contact:
Elyse Saretsky
elysesaretsky@juf.org
312-357-4981


Web Page Register Online

Summer Networking Happy Hour

Thursday, August 2, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

YLD's Business Professionals Network presents 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 (wells drinks or draft beer). Please register in advance!

For more information contact Hanna Holman at yld@juf.org or (312)357-4880


Location:
Flamingo Rum Club
601 N. Wells St.
Chicago IL, 60654


Contact:
Hanna Holman
hannaholman@juf.org
312-357-4814


Register Online

The Legacy Walk with YLD Pride

Sunday, August 5, 2018 2:45 PM - 6:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

In partnership with Temple Sholom/Or Chadash.

Join YLD Pride and Temple Sholom/Or Chadash for a 2 hour walking tour of historic Boystown with The Legacy Project's founder and Executive Director Victor Salvo. Learn about the locations that define the nexus of Chicago’s LGBTQ community before ending at a nearby bar for optional drinks and socializing.

2:45PM- Meet at The Center on Halsted
3:00-5:00PM - 2 hour guided walking tour
5:00-6:00PM - Optional mix and mingle at Sidetrack

Cost to attend is $25. Drinks are at the individual's expense.

Space is limited; Tickets can be purchased on a first-come, first-serve basis.

For more information contact Tori Weinstein at toriweinstein@juf.org or (312)357-4543


Location:
The Center on Halsted
3656 N. Halsted St.
Chicago IL, 60657


Contact:
Tori Weinstein
toriweinstein@juf.org
312-357-4543


Register Online

Summer Party of 8

Thursday, August 9, 2018 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Get ready for summer Party of 8 on Thursday, August 9! Let YLD schedule a reservation at a restaurant for you and 7 others, giving you a chance for a fun night out with new friends. After dinner, all parties of eight will meet up for schmoozing. Diners will meet each other at 6:30pm at reserved locations based on preferences below and the after-party begins at a River North location at 8:00pm. The cost to participate is $10 which covers a drink and entrance to the after party. Diners are responsible for their own dinner bill. After-party tickets can only be obtained at dinner placements. Diners will have the option to sign up solo or with a significant other/friend, a kosher venue, or to join an LGBTQ group. You must fill out the registration below by August 2, 2018.

Location:
Various Locations
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Hanna Holman
hannaholman@juf.org
312-357-4814


Register Online

LEARN: Jewish Topics in Today's World

Monday, August 13, 2018 6:30 PM - Tuesday, November 13, 2018 8:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

For a second year, Silverstein Base Hillel and YLD are teaming up to offer LEARN this fall! A cohort of young professionals will meet twice per month over dinner with Rabbi Megan and Paige GoldMarche in their Lincoln Park home to explore what Judaism has to say about many of life's big questions while creating a new community as they learn together. Sessions will meet Tuesday nights from August through November with a kickoff on Monday, August 13th and Shabbat Dinner Friday, September 14th.

Session Dates:
Aug 13th, Aug 21th, Sep 4th, Sept 14th, Sept 25th, Oct 9th, Oct 23th, Nov 6th and Nov 13th

The cost to participate is $75 which includes dinners and all program materials . In addition to the program fee, it is suggested that participants make a meaningful gift of their choosing beyond the $36 level to the 2018 JUF Annual Campaign and will have the opportunity to do so during the course of the program.


Location:
Base Hillel
858 W Wrightwood
Chicago IL, 60617


Contact:
Carol Guzman
carolguzman@juf.org
312-444-2847


Register Online

WYLD

Thursday, August 16, 2018 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Check out YLD's hottest summer party, WYLD! Enjoy a night out and help us celebrate the honorees of the 2018 Double Chai in the Chi (Jewish 36 under 36 list) on Thursday, August 16 from 7-10pm at Early Society/Chelsea Room (221 N Clark St.).

Advanced registration is recommended - this event will sell out. You must bring a valid ID to enter.

Cost to attend is $20 in advance, $30 at the door (space permitting). Your ticket includes two drink tickets.

$5 of each ticket will be donated to the 2018 Jewish United Fund Annual Campaign to help provide services to those in need.

For more information contact Hanna Holman at yld@juf.org or (312)357-4880


Location:
Early Society/Chelsea Room
221 N. Clark St.
Chicago IL, 60601


Contact:
Hanna Holman
hannaholman@juf.org
312-357-4814


Register Online

YLD/TIP High Holiday Phonothon

Thursday, September 6, 2018 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Be a part of JUF's transformational work, which impacts every aspect of local and global Jewish life, providing human services, creating Jewish experiences and strengthening Jewish community connections. Come join us anytime between 5:30-8:00pm at the JUF.

Phonothon training will be provided.
Dietary laws observed.


Location:
JUF
30 S. Wells St.
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Carol Guzman
carolguzman@juf.org
312-444-2847



YLD/ TIP End of Year Phonthon

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Be a part of JUF's transformational work, which impacts every aspect of local and global Jewish life, providing human services, creating Jewish experiences and strengthening Jewish community connections. Come join us anytime between 5:30-8:00pm at the JUF.

Phonothon training will be provided.
Dietary laws observed.


Location:
JUF
30 S. Wells St.
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Carol Guzman
carolguzman@juf.org
312-444-2847


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