Event Calendar

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Or Tzedek Internship Workshop
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

This is a regular meeting of the JCUA Or Tzedek Community Organizing Internship yearly cohort for teens. Click here to learn more!

Oct
23
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White Racial Justice Working Group Meeting
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

JCUA’s White Racial Justice Working Group will be meeting to continue to learn together and hold each other accountable around racial justice. If you are interested in joining a future cohort, or want to get involved in other racial justice efforts, contact avra@jcua.org.

Oct
27
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JCUA Organizing Fellowship Workshop
Oct 27 @ 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.

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Tree of Life Commemoration Vigil @ Buckingham Fountain
Oct 27 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Join us for a vigil commemorating the first anniversary of the Tree of Life shooting, in which a white nationalist gunman stormed into a Pittsburgh synagogue and murdered 11 Jews.

Together we will hold space to honor the lives lost and grieve for our Jewish family. We will connect our struggle to those of all groups under attack, and we will recommit ourselves to building a world where all of us are liberated.

More information here.

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New Year Potluck with JCUA and Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Chicago @ SketchPad
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Oct
28
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JCUA Immigration Committee Meeting @ SketchPad
Oct 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us on Monday, October 28 at 6:30 pm at SketchPad (4700 N. Ravenswood Ave.) for our ~monthly Immigration Committee meeting. We will have an orientation for first-time attendees at 6:10 pm.

Nov
3
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JCUA Organizing Fellowship Workshop
Nov 3 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 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.

Nov
6
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Fair Tax 2020 Committee meeting @ Sketchpad
Nov 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The next Fair Tax 2020 Committee meeting will take place on Wednesday, November 6 at Sketchpad, 4700 N Ravenswood, Chicago, IL . Please RSVP and contact organizer Jackie Baldwin: jackie@jcua.org if you have any questions.

Nov
10
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Intersections of Antisemitism & White Supremacy Training
Nov 10 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm

JCUA will be putting on our first ever Intersections of Antisemitism & White Supremacy training. Registration is now closed. Please contact avra@jcua.org for more information.

Nov
13
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Police Accountability Committee Meeting
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for our Police Accountability Committee meeting on Wednesday, November 13th at 6:30 pm at a south side location TBD. RSVP here. Contact avra@jcua.org to attend.

Please note: our committee meetings are open to members- become a member here. https://jcua.org/membership/

Nov
14
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JCUA Congregation Partner Network Gathering @ SketchPad
Nov 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

We hope to have at least 2 members of each congregation present as we discuss next steps around bringing the Fair Tax and GAPA campaigns, as well as Racial Justice trainings, to our congregations. We will also be welcoming our newest Congregation Partner, Am Yisrael, to our gatherings for the first time!

This meeting is open to any members of JCUA’s Congregation Partners who wish to join. Feel free to invite other members of your congregation to attend as well. And please RSVP to ensure we have enough food for everyone – we are excited to share a meal together!

Thursday, November 14
6:00-8:00 pm (Dinner will be served at 6:00 pm and our meeting will begin around 6:15 pm)
SketchPad (4700 N. Ravenswood Ave., Door on Leland)

Nov
17
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Or Tzedek Internship Workshop
Nov 17 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

This is a regular meeting of the JCUA Or Tzedek Community Organizing Internship yearly cohort for teens. Click here to learn more!

Nov
19
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#ErasetheDatabase Event with AAAJ @ Sketchpad
Nov 19 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Are you one of the 134,000 in the CPD’s Gang Database? Then come learn about the Chicago Police Department’s Gang Database and the community campaign working to take it down. A legal volunteer will walk participants through filing a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request to determine if you are in the database.

Nov
20
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JCUA Organizing Fellowship Workshop
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 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.

Dec
2
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White Racial Justice Working Group Meeting #3
Dec 2 @ 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm

This meeting is for the current cohort of the White Racial Justice Working Group that came out of our recent Racial Justice Training. If you are interested in being in a future cohort, contact avra@jcua.org for more info!

Dec
4
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JCUA Organizing Fellowship Workshop
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 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.

Dec
9
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Police Accountability Committee Meeting
Dec 9 @ 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for our upcoming Police Accountability Committee meeting on Monday, December 9th at 6:15. We will be setting goals for 2020. RSVP here. If you are attending for the first time, please make sure to RSVP so we can give you an orientation.

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

Dec
11
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Fair Tax Committee meeting @ Grace Place
Dec 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The next Fair Tax 2020 Committee meeting takes place on Wednesday, December 11, Grace Place, 637 S Dearborn, Chicago, IL. Please RSVP and contact organizers Jackie Baldwin (jackie@jcua.org) or Anna Rubin (anna@jcua.org) if you have any questions.

Dec
12
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Membership Drive @ Sketchpad
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for our end of year phone-a-thon membership drive. Join with other JCUA members to call past and future JCUA members, encouraging them to organize their money with JCUA as we close out 2019! RSVP here.

Dec
15
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Or Tzedek Internship Workshop
Dec 15 @ 2:30 pm – 6:30 pm

This is a regular meeting of the JCUA Or Tzedek Community Organizing Internship yearly cohort for teens. Click here to learn more!