New Items at Encore and More

Encore & More Has Huge New Stock of High-End Designer Encore & More just received four boxes of NEW high-end designer brand clothing. These items are new – never worn – most with the original price tags! The items...

Join Us in Celebrating #NationalVoterRegistrationDay!

National Council of Jewish Women Chicago North Shore is excited to participate in a national effort to engage and mobilize Americans in our political process by helping to register over a hundred thousand voters across the country on September...

2017 Installation Remarks – Donna Gutman

Welcome from your returning and recycled incoming co-President. First, let us conclude the business meeting and move forward on critical issues we face. We are the conscientious courageous women of NCJW, advocates that speak out on issues critical to...

2017 Installation Remarks – Tina Cantrell

Good Morning and Welcome.  I’m so happy to see everyone here.  We are members of a vibrant section of the National Council of Jewish Women.  As you know, NCJW is a grassroots organization of volunteers and advocates who turn...

Soup Kitchen at Beth Emet Synagogue

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 4:00 – 7:00 pm Beth Emet Soup Kitchen. Beth Emet Synagogue, 1224 Dempster, Evanston. Volunteers and Groceries Needed!  Help shop, prepare and serve dinner and bag lunches. The evening is part of an ongoing collaboration...

Membership

As an NCJW member, you will impact your community and the world at large by becoming part of a growing grassroots network of courageous and compassionate individuals who improve the lives of women, children, and families every day. Our...

Sip and Savor with Elaine Soloway

Tuesday, May 22, 2018; 5:30 pm Space 1858, 1858 West Grand Avenue, Chicago Spend an evening in the city with Elaine Soloway, author of Bad Grandma and Other Chapters In A Life Lived Out Loud.  Elaine Soloway has lived...

Major Donor Reception

Monday, April 23, 2018, 6:00 pm Highland Park location giving with RSVP Please join us for an exclusive evening honoring our major donors at a lovely home in Highland Park.  Enjoy dinner and conversation as well as a speaker...

Soup Kitchen at First Methodist Church

Thursday, April 12, 2018 4:00 – 7:00 pm Soup Kitchen at First United Methodist Church 516 Church Street, Evanston.  Help to prepare and serve a meal to those in need. Volunteers are needed to shop for groceries, bake, prepare...

NCJW Washington DC: An Insider’s View

Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at 10:30 am Lloyd’s Chicago, 1 S. Wacker Dr., Chicago You may be familiar with NCJW’s here in Chicagoland, but do you know what NCJW does in Washington, DC?  That’s where the federal advocacy action is....

NCJW 47th National Convention Recap

On March 23-25, 2017, NCJW Chicago North Shore Co-Presidents Tina Cantrell and Donna Gutman were fortunate to attend the NCJW 47th National Convention in Atlanta.  Titled “Shaping the Future, Leading the Way,” they joined over 250 courageous and visionary leaders...

Matzo Topping, Education and Advocacy

Wednesday, April 4, 2018, 6:00-8:00PM Highland Park location sent upon registration Trash the leftovers and try matzo with something new! Passover is our story of slavery. Learn about the 16,000 and 25,000 American born teens caught in sex trafficking...

The Green Book – Performance at Pegasus Theatre

Thursday, March 22, 2018, 7:30 pm Pegasus in Residence at Chicago Dramatists, 773 N. Aberdeen, Chicago Written by the award-winning co-author of “Ruth and the Green Book,” the Green Book is an homage to the historical travel book and centers...

Equal Means Equal: An ERA Documentary

Monday, March 19, 2018, 7:00pm to 8:30pm Northbrook Public Library Auditorium 1201 Cedar Lane, Northbrook Watch the history of the ERA unfold in this powerful documentary. Full legal equality still eludes American women, as documented in this film on...

NCJW Chicago North Shore Board Meeting

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 10:00 am Chicago Location given upon RSVP Join the NCJW CNS Section Board at one of our bi-monthly board meetings.  Get involved and learn more about our section.  Each board meeting will focus on...

NCJW March Book Club

Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 9:15 am Join NCJW’s Moderated Book Club. Enjoy great books and be part of lively discussions. One book per month September – May. The cost of Book Club is $100. NCJW dues of $50 must...

Vineyard Food Pantry and Clothes Closet

Wednesday, February 28, 2018, 5:00 p.m. (orientation); 6:00-8:00 p.m. (service) Vineyard Christian Church Harvest Food Pantry and Clothes Closet 2495 Howard Street, Evanston NEW VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY You asked for more opportunities to serve the hungry. You asked for more opportunities to involve...

Reproductive Justice

NCJW Denounces House Expansion of Hyde Amendment and President Trump’s Revival and Expansion of Global Gag Rule National Council of Jewish Women 1707 L Street NW, Suite 950 Washington, DC 20036-4206 Contact: Amanda Lang, Director of Marketing and Communications...

Immigration & Refugees

NCJW Condemns Trump’s New Discriminatory Limits on Refugee Entry in US and Attack on Sanctuary Cities National Council of Jewish Women 1707 L Street NW, Suite 950 Washington, DC 20036-4206 Contact: Amanda Lang, Director of Marketing and Communications 212.870.2738 FOR...

Supreme Court

NCJW Alarmed at Nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court January 31, 2017, Washington, DC – The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) today announced its strong opposition to the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to fill the...

We marched – now, we ACT!

NCJW was privileged to be a leader AND supporter of the January 21 Women’s March on Washington and Women’s Marches all over the United States. The unity that grew from marches nationwide will carry us through the coming months...

Add Your Voice and Support NCJW Today!

Over the High Holidays, we often reflect on our Jewish values and ponder how we can nurture the spark that is within us to honor all people.  Conversations around the dinner table with friends and relatives have been deep,...