Event Calendar

Jan
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Police Accountability Committee Meeting
Jan 15 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm

Join us for our upcoming Police Accountability Committee meeting on Wednesday, January 15th at 6:15. RSVP here. If you are attending for the first time, please make sure to RSVP so we can plan to give you an orientation.

Please note: our committee meetings are for members. Become a member here!

Reach out to avra@jcua.org for more information.

Jan
19
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JCUA Organizing Fellowship Workshop
Jan 19 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

This is a regular meeting of the JCUA Organizing Fellowship yearly cohort for college-aged young folks. Please visit jcua.org/organizingfellowship to learn more about the program.

Jan
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Chicago Justice Series 2020: MLK Kickoff Event @ Silverstein Base Hillel (address will be sent to all registered prior to event)
Jan 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
On MLK Day 2020, join Repair the World Chicago, Mishkan Chicago, Jewish Council on Urban Affairs, Avodah and Silverstein Base Hillel: Lincoln Park for our fourth annual MLK speaker, dinner and discussion.
We will hear from Tonika Lewis Johnson, a visual artist/photographer from Chicago’s Englewood neighborhood, who explores urban segregation and documents the nuance and richness of the black community. Her current ongoing project, Folded Map, visually investigates disparities among Chicago residents while bringing them together to have a conversation. She transformed this project into an advocacy and policy-influencing tool that invites audiences to open a dialogue and question how we are all socially impacted by racial and institutional conditions that segregate the city.

Dinner provided, please RSVP here:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSea6fpseMWddGT3mZNDavTSE9iLiqINsEg6IBXAr9x7_NK9WA/viewform?usp=sf_link

This event will kick off the Chicago Justice Series, a five-part, cohort-based learning series, where we’ll explore the themes of economic justice through a Jewish lens. You can register for the full series full Chicago Justice series (Feb 5, 19, March 4, 18 and Shabbat Dinner April 4th) here:
https://www.tfaforms.com/4765820?id=7013s000000TccS

Jan
23
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White Racial Justice Working Group Meeting 4
Jan 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The current cohort of the White Racial Justice Working Group will be having their fourth meeting. If you are interested in taking part in a future White Racial Justice Working Group, reach out to avra@jcua.org.