YLD'S BIG EVENT FUNDRAISER 12.10.16 - FEATURING AN EVENING WITH KEY AND PEELE YLD'S BIG EVENT FUNDRAISER 12.10.16 - FEATURING AN EVENING WITH KEY AND PEELE

Event Info

YLD’s Big Event Fundraiser is our premiere annual fundraising event, reflecting your commitment to building a stronger Jewish community in Chicago, Israel and throughout the world by kicking off the 2017 JUF Annual Campaign. Over 2,000 young adults were in attendance, raising over $200,000 (and still counting!) to support their community.

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Your Big Impact

JUF’s Young Leadership Division is committed to building a better Jewish community in Chicago, Israel, and throughout the world. We achieve this mission by offering a variety of educational, leadership, and social events for young adults between the ages of 22-40ish.

JUF Supports the needs of the Jewish people and build a vibrant Jewish community here in Chicago, in Israel and around the world. The dollars raised for JUF’s 2017 Annual Campaign at YLD’s Big Event Fundraiser are allocated to a network of nearly 70 agencies and programs that care for 300,000 Chicagoans of all faiths and two million Jews around the world.

Your Dollars at Work

$3,000

...launches a LGBTQ support and social network on campus or sends a young Jewish adult on a Birthright Israel trip

$1,200

...hosts a social gathering for isolated, frail Holocaust survivors

$660

...funds meals-on-wheels for a frail Jewish senior in India for one year

$365

...sponsors one year of academic enrichment for an Israeli child with special needs

$100

...funds an anti-bullying program for 30 local middle school students

$54

...coaches friends and family how best to support a loved one in an abusive relationship

$36

...brings a Passover food package to an individual in need

Leadership

JUF Young Leadership Division Board of Directors

Orly Henry, President

Marley Kotler, Executive Vice President

Alexa Ehrlich, Vice President

Zach Fertig, Vice President

Andrea Kass, Vice President

Matthew K. Miller, Vice President

Katie Berger, 2017 Campaign Chair

Lisa Tarshis, 2017 Campaign Vice Chair

Bryan Rosenberg, 2016 Campaign Chair

Courtney Cohen, 2016 Campaign Vice Chair

Michael Oxman, Ex-Officio

Jacob Shapiro, 2016-2017 Ben-Gurion Society Chair

Melanie Beatus

Caroline Belloff

Steven Berger

Sam Berry

Ben Blumenthal

Jimmy Casen

Sarah Copeland

Alex Entratter

David Eisenberg

Jeremy Elkins

Lisa Gelles

Mike Schwartz

Aliza Gross

Ben Halbig

Jennifer Hess

Rebecca Hoffman

Ryan Jacobs

Randi Komisar

Erica Nedelman

Stephanie Newmark

Emily Pevnick

Nathan Redisch

Amy Reichstein

Ari Rokni

Garrett Salk

Zack Sorman

Michael Waitz

Ali Weiner

Sponsors

sponsors

YLD’s Big Event Fundraiser is an amazing sponsorship opportunity for any company or organization. If you would like to learn about our sponsorship packages, contact Elizabeth Wyner at YLD@juf.org.