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JUF on the ground as Gaza missiles fly 
By Wednesday evening, the barrage of missiles pouring down on southern Israel had subsided, though n ...
 
JUF News Express 12/21/12 
More than 70 members of the Jewish Federation’s Government Affairs Committee gathered Monday to hear ...
 
JUF News Express 12/14/2012 
Shock and horror are words that only begin to describe the feelings evoked by the savage crime commi ...
 
JUF News Express 12/07/2012 
Active fighting between Hamas and Israel has ceased, but widespread support for Israel continues to ...
 
JUF News Express 11/30/2012 
In the wake of Thursday's U.N. vote declaring Palestine a non-member observer state, Israel approved ...
 
JUF News Express 11/20/2012 
Around 2,000 Chicagoans gathered at the James R. Thompson Center today to show solidarity with Israe ...
 
JUF News Express 11/16/2012 
Three dead. Young children and infants injured. More than 500 rockets launched. Homes and businesses ...
 
JUF News Express 11/09/2012 
The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago today began allocating money raised through its Hurric ...
 
JUF News Express 11/02/2012 
The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago was among the first to respond to the impending disast ...
 
JUF News Express 10/12/2012 
Lebanon-based Hezbollah claimed responsibility for sending a drone over southern Israel Saturday, an ...
 
JUF News Express 10/05/2012 
Amid reports of unprecedented tension between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his Defe ...
 
JUF News Express 09/28/2012 
Some 1,400 heard messages of hope and concern for the coming year Monday as the Jewish Federation he ...
 
JUF News Express 09/21/2012 
It's your last chance to be part of the Jewish Federation's 112th Annual Meeting, which takes place ...
 
JUF News Express 09/14/2012 
Twenty Chicago Jewish community leaders traveled on a JUF mission to the nation's capital this week ...
 
JUF News Express 09/07/2012 
Chicago Federation leaders joined colleagues from around the country Wednesday for a first-ever tabl ...
 
JUF News Express 08/31/2012 
Tehran was centerstage this week as Iran hosted some 120 non-aligned nations -- plus U.N. Secretary- ...
 
JUF News Express 08/24/2012 
Writing in the Times of Israel, the Federation's Michael Kotzin, special counselor to the president, ...
 
JUF News Express 08/17/2012 
Rhetoric and preparations have escalated noticeably as speculation swirls around whether Israel shou ...
 
JUF News Express 08/10/2012 
At the Young Leadership Division's On the Water party in a project with OyChicago -- a Jewish outrea ...
 
JUF News Express 08/03/2012 
Bloomberg.com estimates sanctions cost Iran $133 million a day in lost sales and have cut its oil sh ...
 
JUF News Express 07/27/2012 
The Olympic opening ceremonies tonight will have plenty of pageantry, but no sound of silence.
 
JUF News Express 07/20/2012 
The families of the five Israelis killed in Wednesday's bomb blast in Bulgaria, as well as the appro ...
 
JUF News Express 07/13/2012 
The U.S.-based Episcopal Church adopted a resolution at its General Convention Assembly calling for ...
 
JUF News Express 07/06/2012 
The Presbyterian Church (USA) on Thursday rejected a proposal to divest from three companies - two h ...
 
JUF News Express 06/29/2012 
After months of detailed discussion and review, the JUF/Jewish Federation Board has approved a nearl ...
 
JUF News Express 06/22/2012 
Responding to reports and claims by anti-Israel boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) groups that ...
 
Juf News Express 06/15/2012 
The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees-Council 31, the state's largest pub ...
 
JUF News Express 06/08/2012 
Chicago's Jewish community bid farewell to Israeli Consul General Orli Gil at JUF's Jewish Community ...
 
JUF News Express 06/01/2012 
As millions of kids pack their duffels and head off to summer camp, some are gearing up for a partic ...
 
JUF News Express 05/25/2012 
The security of nonprofit institutions and the safety net for Americans on the verge of homelessness ...
 
JUF News Express 05/17/2012 
Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak met with his U.S. counterpart, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, i ...
 
Juf News Express 05/11/2012 
Nearly 4,000 people came out Sunday morning for the major events of iDays, JUF's three-week long com ...
 
JUF News Express 05/04/2012 
JUF's iDays/Israel Solidarity Days Celebration continues with two major events this weekend, and mor ...
 
JUF News Express 04/27/2012 
Israelis began the celebration of Israel's 64th birthday in Jerusalem on Wednesday night, at an offi ...
 
JUF News Express 04/20/2012 
Forty-four board members and professional leaders from the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago ...
 
JUF News Express 04/12/2012 
JUF News Express wishes all its readers a chag sameach for the final two days of Passover. Check out ...
 
JUF News Express 04/06/2012 
In honor of Passover, President Obama has released a video message wishing a happy holiday to the Je ...
 
JUF News Express 03/30/2012 
President Obama has decided that there is enough oil in the world for U.S. and its allies to stop re ...
 
JUF News Express 03/23/2012 
The suspect in the murders in Toulouse, France, Mohamed Merah, had stamps in his passport indicating ...
 
JUF News Express 03/16/2012 
Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy addressed more than 60 community leaders at JUF's joint Governme ...
 
JUF News Express 03/08/2012 
For more than 30 years, JUF has hosted Israel Solidarity Day, Chicago's largest community-wide event ...
 
JUF News Express 03/03/2012 
At this week's Jewish Community Relations Council meeting, Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford certifi ...
 
JUF News Express 02/24/2012 
Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan and members of the Latino Caucus met with Orli Gil, Israel's ...
 
JUF News Express 02/17/2012 
Thirty high school seniors from across the Chicago area spent Thursday on Capitol Hill in the second ...
 
JUF News Express 02/10/2012 
Write On for Israel, JUF's competitive two-year education and advocacy program for high-school junio ...
 
JUF News Express 02/03/2012 
The push for further sanctions against Iran continues, as the Senate Banking Committee approved new ...
 
JUF News Express 01/27/2012 
The European Union has agreed to ban any new oil contracts with Iran, and any current contracts will ...
 
JUF News Express 01/20/2012 
Despite facing another year of a difficult economy, the Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago r ...
 
JUF News Express 01/13/2012 
On Jan. 6, nine non-Jewish student leaders returned from a 10-day trip to Israel with Reach Across I ...
 
JUF News Express 01/06/2012 
As part of a larger defense bill, President Obama last week signed into law tough new sanctions targ ...
 
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