There are several paths for involvement in the community through JUF Young Families. Sign up to receive free books and music, meet like-minded neighbors, join a playgroup, or receive a subsidy for Jewish early education. JUF Young Families is here to connect families to Jewish life in Chicago.

jBaby Chicago

jBaby Chicago is the Jewish United Fund/Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago’s newest program for parents raising children 0-24 months. Learn More.

PJ Library

PJ Library is a free program that sends high-quality, age appropriate Jewish books and music to families each month. Learn More.

PJ Our Way

PJ Our Way is the next chapter of the popular PJ Library program. Kids ages 9-11 receive the gift of exceptional books with Jewish themes– and they get to choose the books themselves! Chicago is one of ten communities selected to pilot this innovative program. Learn More.

JUF Right Start

JUF Right Start, the first program of its kind, was created to give Chicagoland families access to more affordable early childhood Jewish educational opportunities by offsetting the cost of a Jewish preschool or daycare through a voucher program. Learn More.

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When I Grow Up- Sports

Sunday March 5, 3:00-4:30pm

PJ Library and PJ Our Way invite you to meet Adam Greenberg a former Chicago Cubs baseball player. Learn about Greenberg's time playing baseball as well as determination, dedication and reaching for your dreams..