YLD Big Event Fundraiser: Late Nite with YLD
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Where: Sheraton Chicago, 301 East North Water St.
When: Saturday, December 13 | 8:15 p.m.
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Featuring an evening of standup comedy with SETH MEYERS
Emmy award winner and host of Late Night with Seth Meyers


8:15 PM – Doors Open, wine, beer & concession snacks at your table
9:00 PM – Program Begins

AFTER PARTY immediately following Seth Meyers
Bigger and Better This Year!
Head downstairs for two hours of open bar, late night food and DJ

Big Event is YLD’s premier fundraiser. Your attendance requires a gift to the 2015 JUF Annual Campaign and reflects your commitment to building a stronger Jewish community in Chicago, Israel and throughout the world.


If you have contributed $25 or more to JUF, your ticket price is $85. Attending the Big Event indicates that you will match or increase your previous JUF gift.

If you are a new donor or contribute less than $25 to JUF, the ticket price is $110. This includes the event’s minimum gift requirement of $25 to the 2015 JUF Annual Campaign.

Ticket price includes comedy show and after party with two hours of open bar, late night food and DJ.

The fair market value of this event is $85, which is not tax-deductible.

Learn more and register now at

The Official Matzo Bash 2014
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Where: Castle Chicago, 632 N. Dearborn St.
When: Wednesday, December 24 | 8 p.m.
What else:

The Official Matzo Bash 2014, Chicago's ONLY Christmas Eve Gala! Last year over 1,500 people attended! This is THE party that everyone will be at!

Castle Chicago, conveniently located at the intersection of Ontario and Dearborn in the heart of River Norrth. Whether you want to schmooze in the pub or dance in a club Castle has you covered! Last year at Castle was fantastic with plenty of room to party. The expansive Castle has many bars for convenience, multiple levels & atmospheres, accommodating both those who like clubs as well as those who like bars, plenty of bathrooms and a restaurant serving late night food at 50% off until 4 a.m.

It's Christmas Eve, what else are you going to do?

Your ticket will include:
8-10 p.m. Gourmet Appetizer Buffet & Drinks*
- Discounts on VIP tables reservations
- Covered heated check in area
- ONE-STOP-SHOP open until 4 a.m. with a full restaurant and 5-levels of schmoozing & dancing
- Tickets are emailed to you when purchased with no shipping/handling fee's

FREE RIDES (up to $30 for first time users) TO THE MATZO BASH compliments of UBER by using the promo code: Matzo30 

LOOK GOOD at the Matzo Bash by getting $10 in free dry cleaning services from Dryv using promo code: MATZO

Purchasing your ticket online guarantees you a discounted ticket. Tickets may be available at the door but prices will not be discounted. All ticket sales & table reservations are final.

Matzo Bash tickets are selling quickly! Get the Early Discount and buy your ticket now! Click here for $15 tickets!

Network Around the Dreidel
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Where: DoubleTree by Hilton (Monaco Ballroom), 9599 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie
When: Thursday, December 18 | 6 - 9 p.m.
What else:

Jewish Employment Network (JEN): The leading network connecting Jewish professionals in Chicagoland invites you to Network Around the Dreidel. 

Celebrate Chanukah with an evening of connecting and candle-lighting. Mix and mingle with community business leaders and young and seasoned professionals from JENEXEC, JENPRO, NEXJEN and Jen Alumni.

A Festive Evening: latkes & other noshes, cash bar, music by Kol Zimrah - Jewish Community Singers, free drawing for fantastic prizes, including a two-night hotel stay at the DoubleTree by Hilton and an iPad

Advance registration required. Email or call 847.745.5482
Free event, donations welcome. Business attire.

TOV Winter Mitzvah Mania
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When: November 23, 2014 - January 8, 2015
What else: Join TOV to make a difference in your community this holiday season! Winter Mitzvah Mania offers one-time volunteer opportunities during the holiday season of November 23, 2014 - January 8, 2015. Space is limited; sign up today.

Career Moves @ JVS Chicago “Success Series Workshops”
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When: Ongoing
What else:

"What’s in Your Toolbox?"

Being successful in your job search isn’t luck or magic. Whether you are an administrative assistant or a senior level manager, the skills needed to land a job are the same. In today’s economic climate the competition is fierce, and having the tools necessary for a modern and relevant search takes work and knowledge. Topics range from resume and cover letter writing to finding a career identity.

To register for of Career Moves events and workshops, please visit For more information call 847-745-5482.


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