The National Council of Jewish Women is a volunteer organization that has been at the forefront of social change for over a century. Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW takes a progressive stance on issues such as child welfare, women’s rights, and reproductive freedom. NCJW embraces women of diverse backgrounds – thinkers and doers who want to play a part at the local, national, and even global levels.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.
Annual Membership (July 1 – June 30) ($50) entitles you to:
  • Daytime and evening programs.
  • A voice on important public issues.
  • A free subscription to The Councillor, our bi-monthly section newsletter, the quarterly NCJW Journal, and semi-annual mailings from the State Public Affairs Committee.
  • Hear top speakers and enjoy trips and social events.
A gift membership is:
  • An opportunity to engage others in NCJW’s important work. Consider sharing NCJW with your friends and family. Purchase a gift membership to celebrate a birthday or welcome a newcomer to the community. NCJW Membership is a valuable gift someone will enjoy all year around.
Not ready to become a member?
  • Join our listserv to receive important updates and information about upcoming events. Most of our programs are open to prospective members and guests.
To learn more about us, enjoy our programs, and meet some of our members, please e-mail us at or for voice-mail call 847.853.8889.)
NCJW Chicago North Shore Section is more than a community resource.
It’s a powerful source of change, and it all starts with you.