Upcoming Events


Volunteer with YLD at the JUF Uptown Cafe

Tuesday, March 28, 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 at the Windy City Bulls

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join other young adults living in the suburbs as we watch the Windy City Bulls take on the Erie Bayhawks on March 28 at the Sears Center (5333 Prairie Stone Pkwy, Hoffman Estates). The night will start at 6 pm with a private reception followed by the basketball game at 7 pm.

The price to attend is $15 which includes one drink and a 100- level ticket with group seating to the game. For more information contact Sammi Cutler at SamanthaCutler@Juf.org or (312)357-4809


Location:
Sears Centre Arena
5333 Prairie Stone Pkwy
Hoffman Estates IL, 60192


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


Register Online

BGS Mission to Cuba

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 8:00 AM - Sunday, April 2, 2017 8:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

Save the date!

Location:
30 S. Wells
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Sally Preminger
sallypreminger@juf.org
312-357-4689



YLD's BPN Breakfast Series

Thursday, March 30, 2017 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

Join the Young Leadership Division's (YLD) Business Professional Network (BPN) for the second program in the Networking Breakfast Series. Come join other young professionals for facilitated conversation and networking. The cost of this event is $18 with a $50 minimum gift to the 2017 JUF Annual Campaign. You can make a donation below, or JUF staff will follow up with you if you have not had a chance to make a donation yet.

About BPN: BPN provides an outlet for young Jewish Chicago professionals from around the city to connect, socialize, and network on a professional level. BPN aims to create engaging events, networking opportunities, and provide workshops/speakers targeted towards individuals with a professional prospective.

Please include your profession and company.

For more information contact Hanna Holman at hannaholman@juf.org or (312)357-4814


Location:
wework
20 W. Kinzie St.
Chicago IL, 60654


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


Register Online

Jewish Book Club sponsored by Back from Birthright Israel

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Meet other 20 something's living in Chicago as we discuss Jewish books in a casual environment. Join the young adult Jewish book club hosted by the Back From Birthright Israel community!

Our meeting will be April 19 at 7 PM. We will be reading Sweet Dates in Basra by Jessica Jiji. The location will be emailed to registered participants soon.

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


Location:
TBD
Chicago IL, 60610


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


Register Online

YLD Pride Happy Hour

Thursday, April 20, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join YLD Pride for the 4th Annual YLD Pride Happy Hour at DS Tequila Company (3352 N. Halsted) on Thursday, April 20 from 6-8pm. This happy hour is for LGBTQ friends and allies who are interested in getting involved with the Jewish United Fund and YLD Pride while enjoying delicious cocktails. Registration is $18 in advance, $25 at the door and includes two drink tickets.

Location:
D.S. Tequila
3352 N. Halsted St.
Chicago IL, 60657


Contact:
Sally Preminger
sallypreminger@juf.org
312-357-4689


Register Online

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



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

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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