Upcoming Events


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


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Back from Birthright Israel Ping Pong Summer Party at AceBounce

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Reunite with and meet new friends who recently traveled on a Birthright Israel trip on Wednesday, June 28 at Ace Bounce (230 N Clark St). Check out the ping pong playground and enjoy two drinks from award winning mixologists. Tickets are only $10, limited spots available.

For more information contact Elizabeth Wyner at elizabethwyner@juf.org or (312)357-4880


Location:
230 N Clark St
Chicago IL, 60601


Contact:
Elizabeth Wyner
ElizabethWyner@juf.org
312-357-4880


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



Summer LEADS 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017 7:00 PM - Friday, August 18, 2017 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

The 2017 Summer 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 5 sessions, food, speakers and all program supplies. In addition to the program fee, participants will also be asked to make a meaningful gift to the 2017 JUF Annual Campaign (minimum $36) and will have the opportunity to do so during the course of the program. Registration closes July 7.


Location:
Various Locations
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Carol Guzman
cguzman@juf.org
312-357-2847


Register Online

YLD/TIP Summer Phonothon

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join us at Young Professionals Night for our Summer Phonothon and be a part of JUF's transformational work, which impacts every aspect of local and global Jewish life, providing human services, creating Jewish experiences and strengthening Jewish community connections. Come join us anytime between 5:30-8:00pm at the JUF. Phonothon training and fun will be provided.
Dietary laws observed.


Location:
JUF
30 S Wells St
Chicago IL, 60610


Contact:
Carol Guzman
carolguzman@juf.org
312-357-2847


Register Online

Summer Networking Happy Hour

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

YLD's Business Professionals Network and TIP's Young Professional Groups present their annual Summer Networking Happy Hour!

Participate in cross industry networking and make new connections with young professionals.

The cost to attend is $25 which includes 2 drinks. Please register in advance!


Location:
Concrete Cowboy
646 N Franklin St
Chicago IL, 60654


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


Register Online

WYLD

Thursday, August 10, 2017 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Check out YLD's hottest summer party, WYLD! Enjoy a night out and help us celebrate the honorees of the 2017 Double Chai in the Chi (Jewish 36 under 36 list) on Thursday, August 10 from 7-10pm at Old Crow River North (149 W Kinzie St.).

Cost to attend is $20 in advance, $30 at the door (space permitting). Your ticket includes two drink tickets.

$5 of each ticket will be donated to the 2017 Jewish United Fund Annual Campaign to help provide services to those in need.


Location:
Old Crow River North
149 W Kinzie St
Chicago IL, 60611


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


Register Online

JUF Young Professionals Golf Outing

Thursday, August 24, 2017 11:00 AM - 6:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join young professionals for golf, great food and networking at this year's premier venue, the beautiful Twin Orchard Country Club. After golf, stay for the cocktail hour, which includes heavy hors d'oeuvres, an open bar, and prizes!

Young Professionals Golf Outing Co-Chairs:
Brad Emanuel, Blake Schulman and Andrew Sigesmund.

$250 outing fee includes 18 holes of golf, cart, lunch, heavy hors d'oeuvres, an open bar, and prizes immediately following golf.*

*A minimum gift of $365 to the 2017 Jewish United Fund Annual Campaign is required to participate in the golf outing (to be paid by December 2017). Payment plans are available.

There will be no solicitation of funds at the event.

When
Thursday, August 24, 2017
11:00AM Registration Opens
11:30AM Kosher-style Lunch
1:00PM Shotgun Start & Scramble
5:30PM Cocktail Hour (include


Location:
Twin Orchard Country Club
22353 N Old McHenry Rd
Long Grove IL, 60047


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


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YLD's Big Event Fundraiser

Saturday, December 9, 2017 8:15 PM - 11:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Save the date. More details to come!

Location:
Sheraton Grand Chicago
301 E. North Water St.
Chicago IL, 60611


Contact:
Elizabeth Wyner
elizabethwyner@juf.org
312-357-4812


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