Conservative Congregations/Synagogues

* Listings with an asterisk are part of the JUF/JF partnership of agencies serving the Chicago and worldwide Jewish community.

Am Yisrael Conservative Congregation

4 Happ Road
Northfield
IL
60093
Phone: (847) 446-7215
Fax: (847) 446-7202
Email: info@amyisrael.org
URL: http://www.amyisrael.org
Contact: Nancy Holab Nevins, Executive Director

Conservative congregation.

Anshe Emet Synagogue

3751 N. Broadway
Chicago
IL
60613-4104
Phone: (773) 281-1423
Fax: (773) 281-2183
Email: akarp@ansheemet.org
URL: http://www.ansheemet.org
Contact: Amy Karp, Director of Engagement & The Malkin Family Program Director

Conservative congregation.

Beth Hillel Bnai Emunah

3220 Big Tree Lane
Wilmette
IL
60091
Phone: (847) 256-1213
Fax: (847) 256-3225
Email: office@bhbe.org
URL: http://www.bhcbe.org
Contact: Rabbi Nate Crane

Conservative congregation.

Central Synagogue of Chicago

122 S. Michigan Ave, Suite 1449
Chicago
IL
60603
Phone: (312) 787-0450
Email: info@centralchicago.org
URL: http://www.centralchicago.org
Contact: Hazzan Toby Lou Hayman

The traditional egalitarian conservative synagogue of downtown Chicago. Mailing address: P.O. Box 13079, Chicago, IL 60613

Congregation B'nai Tikvah

1558 Wilmot Road
Deerfield
IL
60015
Phone: (847) 945-0470
Fax: (847) 945-0706
Email: flev@bnaitikvah.net
URL: http://www.bnaitikvah.net
Contact: Felicia Lev

Conservative congregation.

Congregation Beth Judea

Route 83 & Hilltop Road
5304 RFD
Long Grove
IL
60047
Phone: (847) 634-0777
Fax: (847) 634-8055
Email: lneiman@bethjudea.org
URL: http://www.bethjudea.org
Contact: Lisa Neiman

Conservative congregation.

Congregation Beth Shalom (Northbrook)

3433 Walters Ave.
Northbrook
IL
60062
Phone: (847) 498-4100
Email: info@bethshalomnb.org
URL: http://www.bethshalomnb.org
Contact: Rabbi Aaron Melman, Rabbi Ari Averbach, Cantor Steven Stoehr

Conservative congregation.

Congregation Kol Emeth

5130 W. Touhy Ave.
Skokie
IL
60077
Phone: (847) 673-3370
Fax: (847) 673-3376
Email: office@kolemethskokie.org
URL: http://www.kolemethskokie.org
Contact: Judy Aronson

Conservative, egalitarian synagogue. Individuals and families of any age are always welcome. In addition to services for Shabbat and all holidays there are dinners, speakers, Sisterhood and Men's Club events, book reviews, craft club, and resident theatre troupe, the Old World Theatre Company. Rabbi Barry Schechter is well known in the community, especially for his knowledge and use of Jewish humor.

Congregation Or Tikvah

330 Barron Blvd.
Grayslake
IL
60030
Phone: (847) 543-1613
Fax: (847) 970-9474
Email: ortikvah@sbcglobal.net
URL: http://www.ortikvah.weebly.com
Contact: Andrew Hohs

Conservative congregation.

Congregation Rodfei Zedek

5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd.
Chicago
IL
60615
Phone: (773) 752-2770
Fax: (773) 752-0330
Email: info@rodfei.org
URL: http://www.rodfei.org
Contact: Rabbi David Minkus

Conservative congregation.

Ezra-Habonim, The Niles Township Jewish Congregation

4500 Dempster Street
Skokie
IL
60076
Phone: (847) 675-4141
Fax: (847) 675-0327
Email: office@ehnt.org
URL: http://www.ehnt.org
Contact: Rabbi Jeffrey Weill

Conservative and Reconstructionist congregation.

Kehillat Shalom

8610 Niles Center Road
Skokie
IL
60077
Phone: 847-834-9029
Email: officekehillatshalom@gmail.com
URL: http://www.kehillatshalom.org
Contact: Debbie Dragon

Conservative, egalitarian synagogue.

Mah Tovu Congregation

Ner Tamid Ezra Habonim Egalitarian Minyan
7315 N. Western Ave.
Chicago
IL
60645
Phone: 773-262-2021 (voicemail checked weekly)
Email: mahtovuchicago@gmail.com
URL: www.mahtovu.org
Contact: Susan Buchbinder

A lay-led egalitarian Conservative congregation serving the Rogers Park, Westridge, Edgewater and Evanston communities. Mah Tovu holds Shabbat, holiday and daily services, along with other events. 

Moriah Congregation

200 Taub Drive
Deerfield
IL
60015
Phone: (847) 948-5340
Fax: (847) 948-8240
Email: lkaplan@moriahcong.org
URL: http://www.moriahcong.org
Contact: Lisa Kaplan

Conservative congregation.

North Suburban Synagogue Beth El

1175 Sheridan Road
Highland Park
IL
60035
Phone: (847) 432-8900
Fax: (847) 432-9242
Email: nssbe@nssbethel.org
URL: http://www.nssbethel.org
Contact: Rabbi Alex Freedman, Rabbi Michael Schwab

North Suburban Synagogue Beth El is a Conservative congregation deeply committed to providing opportunities for all members to enrich their Jewish lives. Our community is dynamic, warm, inclusive, and caring.

Shir Tikvah

1424 W 183rd Street
Homewood
IL
60430
Phone: 708-799-4110 , 708-249-6194
Fax: 708-799-5340
Email: office@shir-tikvah-homewood.org
URL: http://www.shir-tikvah-homewood.org
Contact: Diedre Bodine

A Conservative and Reform Jewish religious congregation serving the South Suburbs of Chicago providing clergy to conduct religious services, social events, and educational programs.

West Suburban Temple Har Zion

1040 N. Harlem Ave.
River Forest
IL
60305
Phone: (708) 366-9000
Fax: (708) 366-9006
Email: office@wsthz.org
URL: http://www.wsthz.org
Contact: Rabbi Adir Glick

Conservative, egalitarian congregation.

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