Upcoming Events


Sofar Sounds X YLD

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join YLD for a secret, live concert with Sofar Sounds! Discover local and touring artists like never before, alongside creative hosts and new friends.

Sofar Sounds puts on live concerts all throughout Chicago at undisclosed locations featuring various artists. Sign up through YLD and we will email you a day before the show to reveal the exact location. You won’t find out who is playing until you arrive at the venue.

Snacks will be provided!


Location:
Address to Be Provided
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Sara Wineburgh
sarawineburgh@juf.org
312-357-4942


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Back from Birthright Israel’s PurimPalooza

Saturday, March 7, 2020 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Get your groggers ready! Back from Birthright Israel invites you to dress up, kick back and party Purim-style. Celebrate with us at our first annual Purim Palooza! Ticket price includes two drinks tickets and appetizers. All are welcome to join us whether you went on a Birthright Israel trip this winter, years ago, or are looking to travel on a trip in the future.

Location:
Hubbard Inn
110 W. Hubbard St.
Chicago IL, 60654


Contact:
Lauren Silverman
laurensilverman@juf.org
312-357-4612


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Holocaust Museum Tour

Sunday, March 8, 2020 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join the Young Leadership Division and the Young Lawyers Group of JUF on a field trip to the Illinois Holocaust Museum where you’ll have the opportunity to learn more about the Holocaust, interact with a hologram of a Holocaust survivor, and tour the Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg special exhibit. Meet at the Jewish United Fund to receive transportation to and from the museum.

Cost: $18; includes a guided tour through the museum and transportation to and from the Illinois Holocaust Museum in Skokie with a meeting spot at Jewish United Fund (30 S Wells St. Chicago, Il)


Location:
Jewish United Fund
30 S. Wells St
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Molly Rudnick
mollyrudnick@juf.org
312-357-4738


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LEADS

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 7:00 PM - Friday, May 15, 2020 9:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

The Spring LEADS 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. Groups will be formed in several areas of the city and separated by age. LEADS participants will join together for a bar event following most sessions.

The cost to participate is $50, which includes 8 sessions, food, speakers, and all program supplies. An additional $25 will be charged to participants who are first-time donors or donors who do not have their 2020 JUF Annual Campaign gift of $25 or more in. (For those paying $75, $25 of the cost will be a tax-deductible gift to the 2020 JUF Annual Campaign.


Location:
Various Locations
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Molly Rudnick
mollyrudnick@juf.org
312-357-4738


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Young Lawyers Group Happy Hour

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join the JUF Young Lawyers Group for an evening of networking and drinks. Invite your colleagues and friends in the law industry to learn more about the JUF Lawyers Network and our important work in the community.

Location:
Hubbard Inn
110 W. Hubbard Street
Chicago IL, 60654


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


Register Online

Blue & White Bar Night

Thursday, April 30, 2020 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Celebrate Israel's Independence Day at one of YLD's biggest parties of the year!

The evening will feature hors d'oeuvres, dancing, and more to ring in Israel's 72nd birthday. More Information to come!


Location:
TBD
Chicago IL, 60606


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



30+ Comedy Night

Thursday, May 14, 2020 6:45 PM - 10:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Share a night of laughter with other 30-somethings at YLD's 30+ Comedy Night! We will be gathering at 6:45 PM at Joes on Weed Street (940 W Weed St, Chicago, IL 60642) for drinks and mingling prior to the show. Cost is $20, which includes one ticket to the Improvised Shakespeare show. Food and drinks are at individual's expense.

Location:
Improvised Shakespeare
1501 N Kingsbury St
Chicago IL, 60642


Contact:
Sara Wineburgh
sarawineburgh@juf.org
312-357-4942


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JUF Professionals Network Annual Dinner For Medical Professionals & Educators

Sunday, May 17, 2020 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

The JUF Professionals Network Medical Professional and Educators Annual Dinner provides a venue for professionals from a wide variety of industries to meet and network while hearing from distinguished speakers. Thanks to the generous support of our JUF Corporate Partners, individual sponsors and a grant from the Manfred & Fern Steinfeld Campaign Events Fund, every dollar raised will go directly to JUF programs and services. All guests are encouraged to make a meaningful gift to the 2020 JUF Annual Campaign.

Featuring authors and Middle East policy experts, Ambassador Dennis Ross and David Makovsky.


Location:
Hyatt Regency Chicago
151 E. Wacker Drive
Chicago IL, 60601


Contact:
Jordan Amrani
JUFMedicalProfessionals@juf.org
312-444-2822


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JUF Professionals Network Annual Dinner

Monday, June 1, 2020 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

The JUF Professionals Network Annual Dinner brings together over 2,000 business leaders, lawyers, government officials, real estate, high tech, and marketing/media professionals, among others, for a unique networking opportunity, while hearing from a distinguished speaker. Thanks to the generous support of our JUF Corporate Partners, this event is free of charge and every dollar raised will go directly to the JUF programs and services. All guests are encouraged to make a meaningful gift to the 2020 JUF Annual Campaign.

Featuring former Chairman and CEO of Goldman Sachs, Lloyd Blankfein.


Location:
Sheraton Grand Chicago
301 East North Water Street
Chicago IL, 60611


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


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