Audio, Film, Video

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

Facets Jewish Video Catalog

Facets Multimedia
1517 W. Fullerton Ave.
Chicago, IL 60614
Phone: (800) 331-6197, (773) 281-9075
Fax: (773) 929-5937
Email: sales@facets.org
Web: http://www.facets.org

Jewish themes, culture, history: Yiddish, Israeli, and documentaries. Free catalog.

Get Down To Business with Shalom Klein

Email: Sk@shalomklein.com
Web: http://www.shalomklein.com

Tune in to AM 560 The Answer, Sundays at 6pm, to hear Shalom's weekly radio show "Get Down To Business with Shalom Klein." An avid networker and dedicated entrepreneur, Shalom will share advice you need, strategies that work and stories of success to help you with both business and jobs.

Holocaust Educational Foundation

Sarah Cushman
Alexandra Israel
Kresge Centennial Hall, Room 3214
1880 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
Phone: (847) 467-4088
Email: hef@northwestern.edu
Web: http://hef.northwestern.edu
Contact: Sarah Cushman

Establishes Holocaust courses in colleges and universities. Holds biennial Lessons and Legacies Holocaust International Conference for professors. Established annual Summer Institute for Holocaust and Jewish Civilization at Northwestern University. Videotaped Holocaust survivors for inclusion in the Yale Archives for Holocaust Testimony.

Israel News by Phone

3740 W. Dempster St.
Skokie, IL 60076
Phone: (847) 679-9374

Daily updates, in English, of news from Arutz-7 radio. Sunday-Friday.

JBS

Jewish Broadcasting Service
Phone: (201) 242-9460
Email: mail@jbstv.org
Web: http://www.jbstv.org

JBS is a Jewish non-profit educational television channel featuring daily news from Israel, leading Jewish figures, issues and events of Jewish importance, call-in programs, Jewish studies, 92nd Street Y, children's programs, films, music and entertainment. Its purpose is to foster Jewish understanding. JBS can be watched on RCN CH 269 and DIRECTV CH 388. Comcast customers should call Comcast and request JBS or email JBS at  mail@jbstv.org  and we will pass your request on to Comcast.

JLTV

Comcast Channel 686
Phone: (818) 786-4000
Fax: (818) 380-9232
Email: info@jltv.tv
Web: http://www.jltv.tv

America's Chosen Network, the first and only 24/7 Jewish-themed television channel, offers news and sports, motion pictures and documentaries, comedy and entertainment and special events from around the globe.

Migdal Torah Free Loan Jewish Book Library

2728 W. Pratt Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60645
Phone: (773) 465-7600
Fax: (773) 465-4554
Email: migdaltorah@sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.migdaltorah.org

Audiotape library with more than 1,500 lecturers. More than 800 books on Jewish thought.

Taped with Rabbi Doug

Email: taped@tvrabbi.com
Web: http://www.tvrabbi.com
Contact: Rabbi Doug Zelden, Host/Producer

TV show that airs Monday nights on channel 19 at 8:30 p.m. in Chicago and North/NW suburbs. Features guests, entertainers and events in the Chicago Jewish community.

USC Shoah Foundation: The Institute for Visual History and Education

University of Southern California
Leavey Library
650 West 35th Street, Suite 114
Los Angeles, CA 90089
Phone: (213) 740-6001
Fax: (213) 740-6044
Email: vhi-web@usc.edu
Web: http://www.sfi.usc.edu
Contact: Josh Grossberg

Steven Spielberg's digital archive project, which has preserved tens of thousands of Holocaust survivors' testimonies. Currently producing Holocaust education materials based on the testimonies.

What's New in the Guide

Tikkun HaBriet

Tikkun HaBriet (Healing the Covenant), the only Jewish-based program that helps give struggling couples (and those stuck in a rough patch) another chance to redefine their marriage. This program begins the process of examining your goals and values and teach some new tools to rebuild into your loving relationship. Tikkun HaBriet is based on another faith's program that has been around for 40 years. Couples of all faiths, interfaith or no faith are welcome to attend. Without attention and care, marriages wither and couples slowly and quietly drift apart or are often torn apart by health, financial events or hurtful actions. Far too many couples live in misery, no longer feeling the joy of their once loving relationship. If you are experiencing challenges in your marriage, the Tikkun HaBriet Program may be able to help give your marriage another chance. Couples come to Tikkun HaBriet for many reasons, but you will never be asked why you are attending or be required to share.

 

JCC Chicago Financial Resource Development & Endowment

The JCC Chicago Endowment Foundation, in partnership with the Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago's Agency Endowment Program, was created to provide for the agency's future and that of our programs and services to the greater Chicago Jewish community. Endowment revenue and annual philanthropic support enable JCC Chicago to strengthen Jewish identity and community, develop and deliver innovative programs and services, and cultivate future leaders in the Jewish community.

BJE Chicago Melton School

It's All About Relevancy! Come experience a Melton class and see for yourself what high-quality, meaningful adult Jewish education is all about. Discover a world-class curriculum created by scholars at Hebrew University that gives you a chance to explore Jewish thought and text with an outstanding faculty and a wonderful learning community. 

 

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