Register for Taglit-Birthright Israel Winter 2014 Trips!!
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Registration for new applicants opens at on September 9 at 10 am EST for winter trips. Pre-registration for returning applicants opens September 8 at 12 pm EST.

Taglit-Birthright Israel: Shorashim-JUF’s Chicago community trip provider for Chicago area young adults, ages 18-26.

Questions? Contact Shorashim at or 312-267-0677.

Learn more about our free trips to Israel at the Taglit-Birthright Israel: Shorashim Information Session on Thursday, September 18 at 7 pm at Congregation Beth Shalom, 3433 Walters Avenue in Northbrook.


Feed Chicago
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Where: Various locations throughout Chicago
When: Sunday, September 21
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Over 2.1 million individuals receive food assistance in Illinois. Join the fight against hunger. 1 day. 13 projects. 130 volunteers. Join the Young Leadership Division (YLD) & Tikkun Olam Volunteer Network (TOV) and make a difference!

Sign up to volunteer. This event is for young adults between the ages of 22-40ish.

Affordable Care Act for Small Businesses
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Where: Harold Washington Library Center Video Theater, 400 S. State Street
When: Thursday, September 18 | 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
What else: As the Affordable Care Act’s Marketplace approaches its second year, what are the options for small business owners? If you want to offer insurance through your small business, what steps do you need to take? What tax credits can you take advantage of? Join Tracey Lipsig Kite, Healthcare Guide and an insurance broker, to get an overview of SHOP (Small Business Health Options Program) and a blueprint for taking health insurance for your business forward. This program is funded by the Jewish Federation Fund for Innovation in Health (supported by the Michael Reese Health Trust). FREE EVENT

Keshet Benefit Concert featuring The Foreigner
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Where: North Shore Center for Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie
When: Saturday, November 15 | 8 p.m.
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Keshet’s Professional Leadership Board is tremendously proud to host its 2014 benefit concert in support of the children and adults of Keshet.

With ten multi-platinum albums and sixteen top 30 hits, Foreigner is universally hailed as one of the most popular rock acts in the world. Responsible for some of rock and roll's most enduring anthems including "Juke Box Hero," "Feels Like the First Time," "Hot Blooded," and the worldwide #1 hit, "I Want to Know What Love Is," Foreigner continues to rock the charts! 

$85 for balcony seating and $150 for main level seating

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.


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