We thought we would share the video of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. giving his “I Have a Dream Speech” at the March on Washington D.C. for Jobs and Freedom in honor of MLK day, instead of a regular blog post. Some powerful words. Enjoy!
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BIG NEWS: 18-26 year olds can now register for winter 2015/2016 and summer 2016 free Birthright Israel: Shorashim-JUF Chicago Community trips! Make sure to choose Shorashim as your trip organizer to travel on the only trip that leaves from Chicago!
Chicago Botanic Garden, 1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe
Wednesday, October 14 | 6 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Did you know that while everyone faces a risk of cancer, Jews with an Ashkenazi background are 10 times more likely to have a BRCA mutation than the general population? Or that the mutation is not only connected to breast cancer -- it also increases the risk of ovarian, prostate, pancreatic and melanoma?
Find out what resources are available in your back pocket on October 14! Expert panelists in fields ranging from medical oncology, surgery and gynecological oncology to genetics and advocacy will discuss strategies for identification of high-risk families and options for interventions.
The cost to attend is $18. For information or to register,