Registration for FREE trips to Israel this summer with Taglit-Birthright Israel: Shorashim!
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When: Registration opens on 2/3 for new applicants and 2/2 for returning applicants
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Spend 10 days in Israel this summer for free on the Ultimate Adventure With Israelis! All Taglit-Birthright Israel: Shorashim-JUF Chicago Community Trips will be departing from Chicago this summer, making it easier and more convenient than ever for you to get to Israel for free. 

Shorashim is the community trip provider for Chicago area young adults, ages 18-26, and the only provider with flights departing from Chicago. Every Shorashim group has Israelis for all 10 days, ensuring that your experience is awesome and authentic!

Registration for the free trip of a lifetime opens on February 3rd at 9 AM CST for new applicants and February 2nd at 11 AM CST for May, June, July, and August trips

In order to increase your chances of being placed on the trip of your choice, make sure to apply ASAP and submit your refundable deposit.

For more information on the ultimate adventure with Israelis, visit or contact Shorashim at (312) 267-0677 or

Know anyone else who is interested? Refer them here!

Career Moves @ JVS Chicago “Success Series Workshops”
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When: Ongoing
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"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.

Chabad of Bucktown-Wicker Park Annual Community Passover Seder
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Where: The Living Room, 1630 N. Milwaukee Ave.
When: First Seder Night, Friday, April 3 | 6:45 p.m.
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Discover the eternal meaning of the Haggadah and savor the hand-baked shmurah matzah and fine Israeli wines. Explore the Seder and its insightful, inspiring message of breaking free of our own bondage — our self imposed limitations and struggles. The evening will include a delicious, festive, full course holiday dinner.

Couvert: $45 
Early-bird $pecial by Sunday, March 29: Adult $36 | Student / Child (3-12) $20

Reservation/s required. To RSVP or for more information: email or visit


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