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

    KAM Isaiah Israel Congregation

    1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd.
    Chicago, IL 60615
    Phone: (773) 924-1234
    Fax: (773) 924-1238
    Email: info@kamii.org
    Web: http://www.kamii.org
    Contact: Debra Hammond, Executive Director

    Reform congregation located in the historic Hyde Park-Kenwood neighborhood. Diverse membership comes from all across the Chicago metro area. Welcomes interfaith families, GLBTQ members, and all those who seek an invigorating Jewish experience. Weekly Friday night and Saturday morning worship services, organic garden, education programs.

    Kanter School of Liberal Arts and Sciences *

    7135 N. Carpenter Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    Phone: (847) 982-2500
    Email: htc@htc.edu
    Web: http://www.htc.edu

    Courses in liberal arts and sciences, optional additional majors in accounting, business, computer and information sciences, education, English and psychology; pre-professional health track.

    Karen Ness

    8309 Oakwood Ave.
    Munster, IN 46321-1912
    Phone: (847) 922-3509, (219) 838-3837
    Fax: (219) 838-3937

    Hebrew and English calligraphy, custom ketubot, custom invitations and announcements, hand-painted invitations and stationery, Hebrew and English baby names, pesukim.

    Kari Howard

    64 Woodley Road
    Winnetka, IL 60093
    Phone: (847) 441-5926

    Singer/actress performs Jewish composers of Broadway

    Kaufman Orchestra

    Phone: (708) 528-2069
    Email: irinkaufman@yahoo.com
    Contact: Irina Kaufman

    Professional musicians for wedding receptions, bar/bat mitzvahs, corporate events, gatherings. Klezmer with folk dancers. Jewish, jazz, and pop music.

    Keeping Up with ATT *

    Associated Talmud Torahs
    3531 Madison Street
    Skokie, IL 60076
    Phone: (773) 973-2828
    Web: http://www.att.org
    Contact: Mrs. Shayna Rosenberg, Editor

    Online publication that highlights the Parsha of the week and ongoing ATT events.

    Kehilat Chovevei Tzion

    9220 Crawford Ave.
    Skokie, IL 60076
    Phone: (847) 673-8592
    Email: contact@skokieshul.org
    Web: http://www.skokieshul.org
    Contact: Rabbi Shaanan Gelman

    Orthodox congregation.

    Kehilath Jacob Beth Samuel Congregation

    3701 W. Devon Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60659
    Phone: (773) 539-7779
    Fax: (773) 539-9008
    Email: kjbsoffice@gmail.com
    Web: http://www.kjbs.org
    Contact: Rabbi Aaron Leibtag

    Orthodox congregation.

    Kehillah Jewish Education Fund

    8180 McCormick Blvd
    Skokie, IL 60076
    Phone: (224) 470-2926
    Fax: (847) 745-1735
    Email: nsiegal@kehillahfund.org
    Web: http://www.kehillahfund.org
    Contact: Nesanel Siegal, Executive Director

    Encourages and enables every Jewish child to pursue and receive a meaningful, passionate, enjoyable, superior Jewish and secular education. Kehillah Fund aims to make that education available and affordable through a funding system that will finance the education now and into the future, guaranteeing that our children and grandchildren remain Jewish.

    Kehillat Shalom

    8610 Niles Center Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    Phone: (847) 679-6513
    Email: office@kehillatshalom.org
    Web: http://www.kehillatshalom.org
    Contact: Debbie Dragon

    Conservative, egalitarian synagogue.

    Ken Siegel, MD

    30 Stratford Drive
    Suite 140
    Bloomingdale, IL 60108
    Phone: (630) 858-3200

    Ken's Diner

    3353 W. Dempster Street
    Skokie, IL 60076
    Phone: (847) 679-2850

    1950s-style Jewish-American fast food, counter service. cRc-certified.

    Kesher Stam Inc.

    2817 W. Touhy Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60645
    Phone: (773) 973-7826
    Fax: (773) 262-5361
    Email: info@kesherstam.com
    Web: http://www.kesherstam.com

    Certified sofer, examiner, and batim specialist, tefillin repair/reshaping.

    Keshet at Joan Dachs Bais Yaakov Elementary School *

    3200 W. Peterson Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60659
    Phone: (847) 205-0274
    Fax: (847) 205-1530
    Email: mremaly@keshet.org
    Web: http://www.keshet.org
    Contact: Dr. Melinda Remaly, Director of Education

    Keshet classes for girls with developmental disabilities, kindergarten to grade eight, housed in Joan Dachs Bais Yaakov Elementary School.

    Keshet at Yeshivas Tiferes Tzvi *

    6317 N. California
    Chicago, IL 60659
    Phone: (847) 205-0274
    Fax: (847) 205-1530
    Email: mremaly@keshet.org
    Web: http://www.keshet.org
    Contact: Dr. Melinda Remaly, Director of Education

    Keshet classes for boys with developmental disabilities, kindergarten to grade eight, housed in Yeshivas Tiferes Tzvi.

    Keshet COE-Worker Transition Program *

    8111 St. Louis Ave.
    Skokie, IL 60076
    Phone: (847) 983-1119
    Fax: (847) 205-1530
    Email: mremaly@keshet.org
    Web: http://www.keshet.org
    Contact: Dr. Melinda Remaly, Director of Education

    Program for developmentally disabled young adults, ages 18-21. Focus is on fine-tuning skills of those transitioning from high school into adulthood.

    Keshet Inclusion Pre-School *

    Various sites
    Phone: (847) 205-0274
    Fax: (847) 205-1530
    Email: mremaly@keshet.org
    Web: http://www.keshet.org
    Contact: Dr. Melinda Remaly, Director of Education

    Keshet works with community day schools and the JCCs of Chicago to integrate 3- to 5-year-olds with developmental disabilities into existing preschool classrooms.

    Keshet Special Olympics *

    3210 Dundee Road
    Northbrook, IL 60062
    Phone: (847) 205-0274
    Fax: (847) 205-1530
    Email: jphillips@keshet.org
    Web: http://www.keshet.org
    Contact: Jen Phillips

    Keshet proudly sponsors a team for the annual Illinois Special Olympics track and field competition.

    Keshet Summer Day and Overnight Camp Programs *

    3210 Dundee Road
    Northbrook, IL 60062
    Phone: (847) 205-0274
    Fax: (773) 205-1530
    Email: jphillips@keshet.org
    Web: http://www.keshet.org
    Contact: Jen Phillips

    Integrated summer camp programs are held at Jewish day and overnight camps throughout the Midwest. Keshet’s Special Kids Network Teen and Tween Programs, offer a five day a week day camp program with many community-based trips for older children who are not quite ready to attend overnight camp.

    Keshet Sunday School *

    8233 N. Central Park
    Skokie, IL 60076
    Phone: 773-262-1160
    Fax: (847) 205-1530
    Email: bdordek@keshet.org
    Web: http://www.keshet.org
    Contact: Brooke Dordek, Director

    Keshet offers Sunday School programs for individuals with special needs, from kindergarten through adult. There are a variety of options for students to be enriched with Jewish learning.

    Keshet: Jewish Parents of Individuals with Special Needs *

    Email: abbie@keshet.org
    Web: http://www.keshet.org
    Contact: Abbie Weisberg, CEO/Executive Director

    Keshet, a non-profit organization founded in 1982, provides state-of-the-art, year-round educational, recreational, and vocational programs for children and young adults with developmental and varying learning challenges. Students are mainstreamed, with assistance, into existing schools, camps and the workplace alongside their typically developing peers. Keshet believes that every child and young adult should have the opportunity to participate in the mainstream of their community.

    Key Tov Orchestra

    Phone: (773) 465-3667
    Email: info@keytov.com
    Web: http://www.keytov.com
    Contact: Elliot Dvorin

    Seasoned orchestra for all simchas.

    Keystone Chamber Ensemble

    Skokie, IL 60076
    Phone: (847) 676-9647, (847) 525-0651
    Email: keystonemusic1@aol.com
    Web: http://www.keystonemusic.com
    Contact: Linda Loiben

    String quartet, specializing in weddings, private/corporate parties: classical, light classical, modern/contemporary and Jewish music.

    KFAR Jewish Arts Center

    Phone: (773) 362-4760
    Email: jewishfringe@kfarcenter.com
    Web: http://www.kfarcenter.org
    Contact: Adam Davis

    Independent arts organization promotes Jewish expression through art and culture.

    Khal Ohr Yisocher Chodorov

    6336 N. Lincoln Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60659
    Phone: 872-888-9689
    Web: http://www.khaloyc.org
    Contact: Rabbi Pinchus Eichenstein

    Orthodox congregation.

    King's Men Orchestra

    7455 N. Maplewood Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60645
    Phone: (773) 465-2663
    Contact: James or Robin Dvorin

    Wide variety of American, Jewish, klezmer, and Israeli music.

    Knox College

    Jewish Student Association
    Knox College Box K-100
    2 E South Street
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    Phone: (309) 335-7969
    Fax: (309) 341-7090
    Email: dbunde@knox.edu
    Contact: David Bunde

    KOF-K Kosher Supervision

    201 The Plaza
    Teaneck, NJ 07666
    Phone: (201) 837-0500
    Email: info@kof-k.org
    Web: http://www.kof-k.org

    Kohl Children's Museum

    2100 Patriot Blvd
    Glenview, IL 60026-9010
    Phone: (847) 251-6950
    Web: http://www.kohlchildrensmuseum.org

    A hands-on children's museum with changing exhibits, some with Jewish content.

    Kol Hadash Humanistic Congregation

    175 Olde Half Day Road, Suite 123
    Lincolnshire, IL 60069
    Phone: (847) 383-5184
    Fax: (847) 777-6848
    Email: info@kolhadash.com
    Web: http://www.kolhadash.com
    Contact: Jeremy Owens, Administrator

    Kol Sasson

    8939 Karlov Ave.
    Skokie, IL 60076
    Phone: (847) 674-0344
    Email: slorge2@aol.com
    Contact: Susie Lorge

    Hebrew, American, and Israeli folk songs.

    Kol Sasson Congregation

    8825 E. Prarie Rd.
    (Lower level of Skokie Valley)
    Skokie, IL 60076
    Web: http://www.kolsasson.org
    Contact: Brad Sugar

    An inclusive, observant community that strives to transform Jewish lives through critical inquiry within the traditional framework of Halakha. Encourages men and women to participate in ritual and leadership roles — creating a generous and vibrant community with joyful tefillah.

    Kol Tuv Kosher Foods

    2938 W. Devon Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60659
    Phone: (773) 764-1800
    Fax: (773) 764-0130

    A full line of groceries. Kosher certified.

    Kol Zimrah

    Jewish Community Singers
    Phone: (773) 203-6711
    Email: mamitzen@sbcglobal.net
    Web: http://www.kolzimrah.org
    Contact: Michael Mitzen, President

    Kol Zimrah, which means "voice of song," began in 1996 as a community choir. The group now includes representatives from 21 synagogues as well as several unaffiliated members. Its mission: sustain and interpret the great tradition of Jewish choral music, serve as a musical resource for the region, and encourage the composition of new Judaic choral works. The volunteer choir, conducted by Cantor Pavel Roytman, who is also the choir's music director, performs in concerts, synagogues and community events.

    Kolay Noam Orchestra

    2844 W. Touhy Ave.
    Unit B
    Chicago, IL 60645
    Phone: (773) 465-7412

    Chasidic, Israeli, and Yiddish music.

    Kollel Toras Chesed

    3732 W. Dempster Street
    Skokie, IL 60076
    Phone: (847) 674-7959
    Email: info@skokiekollel.org
    Web: http://www.skokiekollel.org
    Contact: Rabbi Yakov Kreisman

    One-on-one learning sessions on Sundays, morning and evening learning sessions for men; classes and discussion groups for men and women; children's story hour on Shabbos; TNT & Besamim programs for children; Women's Tanach class; Torah To Go CD's.

    Kosher at Soldier

    Soldier Field
    1410 Museum Campus Drive
    Chicago, IL 60605
    Web: https://www.facebook.com/kosheratsoldier

    Glatt kosher concession stand at Soldier Field. Located by section 356. cRc-certified.

    Kosher Casual

    Phone: (866) 825-3161
    Email: gary@koshercasual.com
    Web: http://www.koshercasual.com
    Contact: Gary

    Manufactures (in Israel) and sells online a great range of modern, modest clothing for women, teens and girls. The line includes skirts (school, denim, dressy, exercise, swimming and more!), layering tops, ¾ sleeve shirts and modest accessories.

    Kosher Confectionery Co.

    Long Grove Confectionery Co.
    333 Lexington Drive
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
    Phone: (800) 373-3102, (847) 459-3100
    Fax: (847) 459-4871
    Email: sales@longgrove.com
    Web: http://www.longgrove.com
    Contact: Debbie Weiner

    Chocolate, chocolate pops, novelties, pretzel rods, mint meltaways, other chocolate treats. Only those factory sealed products bearing the cRc logo are certified by the cRc.

    Kosher Lunches in the Loop

    Chicago Loop Synagogue
    16 S. Clark Sreet
    Chicago, IL 60601
    Phone: (312) 346-7370
    Email: loopadmn@chiloopsyn.org
    Contact: Mary Lynn Pross

    Kosher lunches: $11. Only those factory sealed products bearing the cRc logo are certified by the cRc.

    Kosher Sports at the United Center

    United Center
    1901 W. Madison Street
    Chicago, IL 60612
    Phone: (201) 658-1812
    Web: http://www.unitedcenter.com/venue/dining

    Glatt kosher concession during many events at the United Center. cRc-certified.

    Kosher to Go *

    CJE SeniorLife
    3003 W. Touhy Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60645
    Phone: (773) 508-1000, (847) 929-3020
    Fax: (773) 508-1028
    Email: info@cje.net
    Web: http://www.cje.net

    Like to eat but hate to cook? CJE has a selection of delicious and freshly prepared flash frozen kosher foods and soup that can be delivered to your door. Menu offers a selection of foods that accommodate most special diets.

    KosherPatterns.com

    Email: support@kosherpatterns.com
    Web: http://www.kosherpatterns.com
    Contact: Mrs. Moriya Chesler

    Offers modest PDF sewing patterns for women and girls based on halacha. Patterns for tops, skirts, dresses, coats, jackets and many other accessories are easily generated for the professional and amateur sewer.

    Krasnow Residence *

    CJE SeniorLife
    8901 Gross Point Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    Phone: (773) 508-1000, (773) 262-3113
    Email: info@cje.net
    Web: http://www.cje.net

    Total of 48 one-bedroom and studio apartments. Head of household must be 62 years or older and entire household must meet HUD Section 8 income requirements. Social services and activities provided.

    Krav Maga Illinois

    2200 Skokie Valley Road
    Highland Park, IL 60035
    Phone: (847) 433-0405
    Web: http://www.kravmagaillinois.com

    Krav Maga (contact combat in Hebrew) is the official self defense system of the Israeli Defense Forces, has been taught to hundreds of law enforcement agencies and thousands of civilians in the United States and is also taught in the schools in Israel through the ministry of education.

    Kveller *

    24 W. 30th Street
    4th Floor
    New York, NY 10001
    Phone: (212) 643-1890
    Fax: (212) 643-8499
    Email: info@kveller.com
    Web: http://www.kveller.com

    Kveller.com provides an online home for parents raising Jewish children. By bringing together a range of voices in a non-judgmental, accessible space, Kveller is home to the most active and engaged community of Jewish parents on the web.

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