Visit our website www.ncjwcns.org for more information and to register.
Luggage for Freedom Collection Drive
Sunday, June 2, 2017, 10am-12pm
Extra Space Storage
1610 Old Deerfield Road
*Luggage for Freedom is collecting donations of NEW sheets, NEW towels, new or gently used luggage (NO oversized or garment bags please) backpacks, purses and children’s books, as well as NEW stuffed animals to assist women and children leaving domestic violence shelters. Extra Space Storage is a drive-through facility. No need to get out of your car. Just follow the signs and volunteers will take your donations out of your car! For more information or to make a monetary donation to help us continue our project please call 847-853-8889, email email@example.com or go to ncjwcns.org.
Equality Rally Chicago at Andersonville Midsommarfest
Sunday, June 11, 2017 at 11:00 am
Pride Stage (on Balmoral between Clark and Ashland)
Join the Chicago LGBTQ community and allies such as NCJW for a gathering of celebration, solidarity and mobilization to affirm and protect all members of the LGBTQ community’s rights, safety, and full humanity.
Speakers and musical performances will promote visibility, unity, and pride.
Parenting in the Age of Social Media: 13 Reasons Why
Sunday, June 11, 2017, 6:30 pm
Congregation BJBE, 1201 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, IL 60015
Thirteen Reasons Why, the Netflix show that includes issues of bullying, rape and suicide, is making the parenting job even more challenging. You are invited to a parent program about ways to address these themes with teens and tweens.
This is Hunger Exhibit Private Tour
Thursday, June 15, 2017, 10:00 am
North Shore Congregation Israel, 1185 Sheridan Road, Glencoe
This Is Hunger is a powerful and interactive exhibit, housed in a big rig, that takes individuals on a journey that that will challenge their beliefs about who in America struggles with hunger and why.
NCJW Chicago North Shore 2017 Installation Celebration
Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 10:30 a.m.
The Happ Inn Bar & Grill, 305 Happ Road, Northfield
Celebrate at our annual Installation Celebration and enjoy a great meal and wonderful company as we celebrate our accomplishments and learn how to take action in the coming year. The event features a keynote address from Susan Gzesh, Executive Director, University of Chicago Pozen Family Center for Human Rights.
Soup Kitchen at Beth Emet Synagogue
Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 4:00 – 7:00 pm
Beth Emet Synagogue, 1224 Dempster, Evanston.
Help shop, prepare and serve dinner and bag lunches. The evening is part of an ongoing collaboration between NCJW and Project Hamotzi to provide free meals to the area’s homeless and working poor.
Sisters of Story
Saturday, July 22, 2017, 2:00 pm
Ismaili Jamatkhana Glenview, 100 Shermer Rd, Glenview
Come together as a community and as a nation and decide how we are going to allow our story to be told. Three exceptional storytellers will share stories from their own faiths - Muslim, Christian, and Jewish - to transcend differences through shared belief in the power of compassion.