Winter Fundraiser – Dear Evan Hansen

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph St. Chicago, IL 60603 6:45 pm (suite service begins); 7:30 pm performance A letter that was never meant to be seen, a lie that was never meant to be told,...

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...

Soup Kitchen at First Methodist Church

Thursday, August 2, 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...

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...

NCJW Chicago North Shore 2018 Installation Celebration

Monday, June 18, 2018, 11:30 a.m. Maggianos, Westfield Old Orchard Mall 4999 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Skokie Celebrate… NCJW Chicago North Shore 2018 Installation Celebration Featuring the Youth Organizers of March for our Lives   Save The Date  

Greater Chicago Jewish Festival

Sunday, June 10, 2018; 11:00am to 6:00pm St. Paul Woods, Cook County Forest Preserve Enter the Festival grounds through the free parking at Oakton Street west of Lehigh, in Morton Grove     The Greater Chicago Jewish Festival intertwines the...

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 W Grand Ave, Chicago Join NCJW for our spring fundraiser featuring Elaine Soloway, author of Bad Grandma and Other Chapters In A Life Lived Out Loud. Enjoy sips and snacks and...

Vineyard Food Pantry and Clothes Closet

Wednesday, May 16, 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...

NCJW Chicago North Shore Board Meeting

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 9:30 am Chicago (north-side) 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...

NCJW May Book Club

Wednesday, May 2, 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...

Major Donor Reception

Monday, April 23, 2018, 5:30 pm Highland Park location given 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 discussion...

NCJW Women’s Salon

Wednesday, March 14 As you know, our Wednesday March 14th Women’s Salon will be a speaker event on the topic of “DACA and the Dreamers’ Act”.   Collaborating with us on this event is the Immigration Justice Committee and members...

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...

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...

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,...