Upcoming Events


Volunteer with YLD at the JUF Uptown Cafe

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Volunteer with YLD at the JUF Uptown Cafe (909 W. Wilson Ave.) Volunteers will serve dinner in a restaurant-style setting and enjoy a meal with guests. Don't miss out on meeting other YLD-ers who are making a difference to those in need!

Advanced registration is required.


Location:
JUF Uptown Cafe
909 W. Wilson Ave.
Chicago IL, 60640


Contact:
Carol Guzman
carolguzman@juf.org
312-444-2847


Register Online

YLD Summer Mission to Israel Happy Hour

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Interested in traveling to Israel with other young professionals? Join YLD at Hubbard Inn to meet and mingle with other travelers and learn more about YLD’s Summer Mission to Israel. For more information, please contact Elyse Saretsky at 312-357-4981 or elysesaretsky@juf.org.

Location:
Theory
9 W. Hubbard St.
Chicago IL, 60654


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



YLD's 30+ Revolution Brewing Taproom Tour

Sunday, April 30, 2017 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join YLD's 30+ group for a private taproom tour of Revolution Brewing. We will explore the production brewery and cannery, learn about the history of the company, brewing process, packaging, and bourbon barrel aging. After the tour, we will schmooze and nosh in the taproom.

This event is geared towards individuals 30 years of age and older. The cost to attend is $25 and includes two beer samples, hors d'oeuvres, dessert, and a Revolution pint glass.


Location:
Kedzie Ave Production Brewery and Taproom
3340 N. Kedzie Ave.
Chicago IL, 60618


Contact:
Hanna Holman
yld@juf.org
312-357-4880


Register Online

Blue & White Bar Night

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Celebrate Israel’s Independence Day on Tuesday, May 2 from 7:00 – 10:00pm at Joe’s Bar (940 W. Weed St.). The evening will feature Israeli music, snacks, and more to celebrate Israel’s 69th birthday.

The cost of the event is $25 in advance and $30 at the door, which includes two drink tickets.

Your ticket includes a $5 gift to help at-risk Israel youth break the cycle of poverty, receive therapeutic treatment for disabilities, and overcome neglect, violence, and abuse.

Special thanks and in partnership with Back from Birthright Israel, Oy!Chicago, Russian Jewish Division (RJD), Tikkun Olam Volunteer (TOV) Network, Trades Industries and Professions (TIP), MASA Israel Journey, YLD Pride, National Young Leadership Cabinet, and Norton & Elaine Sarnoff Center for Jewish Genetics.

For more information, please contact Hanna Holman, Campaign Associate, at the YLD office at 312-357-4880 or yld@juf.org.


Location:
Joe’s Bar
940 W. Weed St.
Chicago IL, 60622


Contact:
Hanna Holman
hannaholman@juf.org
312-357-4814


Register Online

Israeli Wine Tasting

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join the Back from Birthright Israel community for an Israeli wine tasting. Learn about the culture of Israeli wine which has been produced in the land from Biblical to modern times. Sample several wines paired with Kosher snacks.

The cost to attend is $15 which includes wine and food samples.

For more information contact Samantha Cutler at SamanthaCutler@juf.org or (312) 357-4809.


Location:
Whole Foods
1550 N Kingsbury St
Chicago IL, 60642


Contact:
Sammi Cutler
SamanthaCutler@juf.org
312-357-4809


Register Online

Volunteer with YLD at the JUF Uptown Cafe

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Volunteer with YLD at the JUF Uptown Cafe (909 W. Wilson Ave.) Volunteers will serve dinner in a restaurant-style setting and enjoy a meal with guests. Don't miss out on meeting other YLD-ers who are making a difference to those in need!

Advanced registration is required.


Location:
JUF Uptown Cafe
909 W. Wilson Ave.
Chicago IL, 60640


Contact:
Carol Guzman
carolguzman@juf.org
312-444-2847


Register Online

BGS Luncheon

Thursday, May 25, 2017 11:45 AM - 1:15 PM <Add to Calendar>

The fifth Annual JUF's Ben-Gurion Society (BGS) Luncheon, will celebrate Jewish dealmakers, innovators, risk-takers, and job creators, all who have reached the top of their fields before their 40th birthdays.

For more information, please contact Elyse Saretsky at 312-357-4981 or by emailing her at elysesaretsky@juf.org.


Location:
Mesirow Financial
353 N. Clark St.
Chicago IL, 60654


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



Volunteer with YLD at the JUF Uptown Cafe

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Volunteer with YLD at the JUF Uptown Cafe (909 W. Wilson Ave.) Volunteers will serve dinner in a restaurant-style setting and enjoy a meal with guests. Don't miss out on meeting other YLD-ers who are making a difference to those in need!

Advanced registration is required.


Location:
JUF Uptown Cafe
909 W. Wilson Ave.
Chicago IL, 60640


Contact:
Carol Guzman
carolguzman@juf.org
312-444-2847


Register Online

YLD Summer Mission to Israel

Sunday, July 2, 2017 8:00 AM - Sunday, July 9, 2017 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Want to travel to Israel with young Jewish leaders? Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to visit Israel with Jewish leaders from not only Chicago, but the nation-join YLD on their Summer Mission to Israel!

This trip will give participants the opportunity to experience the impact of Jewish Federation on the lives of Israelis through tours, hands-on projects and interactive site visits with partner agencies. Participants will meet with dynamic and inspiring leaders who work to shape Israel's social, legal, military, and political policies and get a close-up look inside Israel's economy, art/architecture, fashion scene and high-tech industry.

Participants will explore the city of Tel Aviv, tour the unforgettable Yad Vashem, celebrate Shabbat, and much more!


Location:
30 S. Wells
Chicago IL, 60606


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


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