Chicago Jews for Refugees Assembly

Sunday, October 28, 2:00pm to 4:00pm Anshe Emet Synagogue, 3751 North Broadway, Chicago This event is free and open to the public but reservations are required.  Please click here to reserve your spot. After eighteen months of attacks on the U.S....

New NCJW Community Service Opportunity

Volunteers needed for:  Summer Camp Reading Pilot Project www.famservice.org Make a positive difference in a young child’s life this summer! Volunteer summer tutors are needed for Nuestro Verano Summer Camp 2018. Tutors will work with small groups of early...

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,...

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)...

NCJW Chicago North Shore Board Meeting

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 10:00 am Northbrook 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...

Chicago Jews for Refugees Assembly

Sunday, October 28, 2:00pm to 4:00pm Anshe Emet Synagogue, 3751 North Broadway, Chicago This event is free and open to the public but reservations are required.  Please click here to reserve your spot. After eighteen months of attacks on the U.S....

Soup Kitchen at Beth Emet Synagogue

Wednesday, October 24, 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...

Victory Gardens Indecent

Sunday, October 21, 2018, 3:00pm Victory Gardens Biograph Theater 2433 North Lincoln Avenue | Chicago, IL 60614 “Indecent, the superbly realized, powerful new play by Paula Vogel, sheds an eye-opening light on a little-known time when theatrical history, Jewish...

Luggage for Freedom Pack and Delivery Day

Sunday, October 21, 2018, West Ridge Center, 636 Ridge, Highland Park Luggage for Freedom will hold their next “Pack & Delivery Day” on Sunday, October 21, 2018 at the West Ridge Center at 636 Ridge Rd. in Highland Park....

North Shore Jewish Community Candidate Forum

Sunday, October 14, 2018, 2:00 – 4:00 pm B’Nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim, 1201 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield The 2018 elections are just around the corner, so now is the time to learn what they mean for you. As we prepare...

Women’s March to the Polls

        October 13, 2018, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Grant Park, Chicago We are angry. We are frustrated. But we are not alone, and we are powerful, determined and hopeful. And ready to affect change with our...

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,...

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