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,...

E-News and Information

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Donna Gutman 2016 Installation Remarks

  Recently I received a note-card that invited me to create a space for a girl and transform her life. It read: I have a brilliant heart & beautiful mind. I am me, a perfectly flawed full work in...

Tina Cantrell 2016 Installation Remarks

It’s wonderful to share this event with so many of you today.  By your presence here, you are part of our collective commitment to make this world a better place.  You share our respect for the work that NCJW...

Distance Learning Call

RSVP for Distance Learning Callwith Yifat Bitton of Tmura: The Israeli Anti-Discrimination Law Center Please join us for a special NCJW Israel Granting Program update call, featuring Yifat Bitton, Co-Founder and Co-Chair of Tmura – The Israeli Antidiscrimination Legal...

Engaging Israel

ENGAGING ISRAEL       Exploring your Values about Israel through Text, Video and Discussion Join a conversation about Israel rooted in Jewish values and ideas. Going deeper than the political issues of the day, we discuss the meaning...

Donate to Luggage for Freedom

There is nothing more satisfying than knowing that your contribution can make a direct impact on people in need.   Luggage for Freedom collects gently used luggage and backpacks, new towels, new sheets and toiletries for women leaving local...

Donate Now!

Support NCJW Chicago North Shore Section Today! Your Support helps us with our important social justice work, community service and advocacy, including our work on domestic violence, early childhood education, and securing the rights of women in reproductive health,...

Help Luggage for Freedom – Adopt a Locker!

To NCJW Board, Chairs and Volunteers: After six years of generosity, Extra Space Storage is no longer able to provide us with free storage space for Luggage for Freedom.  As you know, we pack and deliver luggage, dignity bags...

NCJW 2015 Installation and Awards Celebration

What an amazing event!  The food was delicious, the company was magnificent and the honorees were inspiring!   Congratulations to the 2015-2016 NCJW Chicago North Shore Section Board of Directors and especially our co-presidents, Stacy Saef and Donna Gutman....

Help Luggage for Freedom – Adopt a Locker!

To NCJW Board, Chairs and Volunteers: After six years of generosity, Extra Space Storage is no longer able to provide us with free storage space for Luggage for Freedom. As you know, we pack and deliver luggage, dignity bags...

NCJW’s Anti-Human Trafficking Roots Run Deep!

There was never a question of why National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) would engage fully and lead in the anti-human trafficking movement. It is something NCJW has been doing since 1894, one year after the establishment of NCJW....