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Friday, Jul 10, 2015
jBaby Chicago’s Music & Memories

Monday, Jul 20, 2015
Summer Networking Event

Wednesday, Jul 22, 2015
Summer LEADS 2015

Thursday, Jul 23, 2015
Israel Summer Trivia host by Back From Birthright Israel

Tuesday, Jul 28, 2015
YLD Night at JUF Uptown Café

Monday, Aug 31, 2015
YLD Golf Outing


See our core values at work

Visit our new "About" section to learn how JUF focuses on helping people in need, rescuing people in danger, and keeping Jewish life strong.  Read More »


JUF Breakthrough Fund awards $1.27 million to encourage smart growth and innovation

Through its Breakthrough Fund, JUF is once again helping fund innovative and leading-edge local programs and initiatives that meet local human needs, engage Chicagoans Jewishly, and strengthen Jewish communities in Israel and overseas. Learn about this year's recipients here .
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Houston Flood Relief Fund

As Houston suffers some of the worst flooding in Texas history, JUF is working alongside our federation partners to help the Jewish Federation of Greater Houston meet the urgent and evolving needs of Jewish families whose lives are significantly impacted. Members of our community can make a contribution directly to the Jewish Federation of Greater Houston's Flood Relief Fund
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Donate to Nepal Earthquake Relief Fund

Following the devastating earthquake that struck Nepal and parts of India, the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago is collecting funds to help those affected. As always, the Jewish Federation will absorb all administrative costs, so that 100 percent of funds collected will go to meeting needs on the ground. To donate, visit .     Read More »

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2014 Annual Report

The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago's 2014 Annual Report.  Read More »

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L’DORon: A grandparent’s gift

L'DORon is a new JUF program connecting grandparents and grandchildren through the shared mitzvah of tzedakah. Learn how you can start a beautiful new tradition while supporting your community.  Read More »


Do you match?

You can double or triple the impact of your donation with a Corporate Matching Gift. Over 9,000 companies match charitable contributions to JUF made by employees, their spouses and even their retired employees. Learn more and search to see if your employer participates in the matching gift program.  Read More »