“Dying to Know” Series

Series Begins April 3, 2019 Replogle Center for Counseling and Well-Being 126 E. Chestnut Street Chicago Join NCJW, Skyline Village Chicago, Replogle Center for Counseling and Well-Being, Fourth Presbyterian Church, and JourneyCare for a series of life-affirming conversations about...

NCJW is ready.  All we need is you.

For 125 years, NCJW has been there, and this year was no exception. Just as we were there on Ellis Island welcoming refugees and protecting young single women from ending up in sweatshops and brothels in 1893… this year...

Luggage for Freedom Pack and Delivery Day

Sunday, October 27, 2019, SAVE the DATE! Volunteers will be needed to sort items and pack suitcases and backpacks and then deliver donations to local domestic violence shelters.  We will NOT accept donations at this event.  Ages 4 and up...

Hannah G Solomon Awards Dinner

Save the Date Monday, September 23, 2019, East Bank Club, Chicago Hannah G. Solomon Award This award is named after our founder who in 1893 brought together ninety Jewish women from all over the United States to the Parliament...

Soup Kitchen at Beth Emet Synagogue

Wednesday, August 14 2019 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...

New NCJW Community Service Opportunity

Volunteers needed for:  Nuestro Homework Club Make a positive difference in a young child’s life. Become a volunteer tutor for the Nuestro Homework Club. Tutors will work with small groups of early elementary students from Oak Terrace School. Prior...

Resources for Making and Implementing Your Choices

Series Begins April 3, 2019. Register Today. Replogle Center for Counseling and Well-Being 126 E. Chestnut Street Chicago Join NCJW, Skyline Village Chicago, Replogle Center for Counseling and Well-Being, Fourth Presbyterian Church, and JourneyCare for a series of life-affirming...

NCJW Women’s Salon

Want to meet interesting women and explore progressive, feminist and social justice issues? Join the NCJW Evening Salon NCJW’s new Evening Salon is a monthly, evening discussion group (7:30-9:00 pm), meeting at Salon members’ homes (in the northern suburbs)...

93Queen Chicago Premier

The film 93QUEEN follows Ruchie Freier, a no-nonsense Hasidic lawyer and mother of six who is determined to shake up the “boys club” in her Hasidic community by creating Ezras Nashim, the first all-female ambulance corps in NYC.  Through...

Let’s Talk: NCJW City Salon

Really, let’s get together in a convenient place and discuss / debate current issues about social justice in Chicago, America, and the world with other interesting folks like you. Join us for our City Salon – monthly get-togethers to...

You Be The Judge

Join National Council of Jewish Women Chicago North Shore for an exciting interactive workshop on how the federal courts work. OPENING PRESENTATIONON JUDICIAL NOMINATIONS AND SELECTION PROCESSBY COURTS MATTER ILLINOIS Sunday, APRIL 28, 2019. 3:00-5:00 (Doors open at 2:30)...

NCJW Chicago North Shore Board Meeting

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 6:30 pm 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...

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...

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...

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,...