Event Calendar

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Or Tzedek Teen Institute for Social Justice 4:00 pm
Or Tzedek Teen Institute for Social Justice
Jul 25 @ 4:00 pm – Aug 5 @ 11:00 am
Or Tzedek is JCUA’s teen institute for social justice. Bringing together teens from across Chicagoland and beyond, Or Tzedek takes the value of tikkun olam and dives deep. Participants will come away with an in …

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Campaign for a Welcoming IL Save Zones Rally 5:00 pm
Campaign for a Welcoming IL Save Zones Rally @ Thompson Center
Aug 8 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
The Illinois General Assembly passed the Immigration Safe Zones Act (SB 35) which, if signed by Governor Rauner, would protect families and ensure the public safety of all people in Illinois. SB 35 addresses the …

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JCUA Winning in Springfield Session 6:30 pm
JCUA Winning in Springfield Session @ Jewish Reconstructionist Congregration (JRC)
Aug 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join JCUA and Fred Tsao from ICIRR on Thursday, August 9th at 6:30 pm for a training event on our current state-wide immigration campaign and how we can build power in the Jewish community to …

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#EraseTheDatabase Shabbatluck 3:00 pm
#EraseTheDatabase Shabbatluck @ Waveland Picnic Field
Aug 11 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us for a Shabbat afternoon discussion addressing racism and immigration justice in Chicago and our role as Jews and Chicago residents in the struggle for justice. This is an open event–so feel free to pass …

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43rd Ward GAPA Flyering/Canvassing 5:30 pm
43rd Ward GAPA Flyering/Canvassing
Aug 14 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us in changing the narrative around crime in the 43rd ward – JCUA will be going door to door and flyering in strategic precincts about the GAPA ordinance. We will be asking constituents to …

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Emanuel Congregation #EraseTheDatabase Presentation 7:00 pm
Emanuel Congregation #EraseTheDatabase Presentation @ Emanuel Congregation
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us at Emanuel Congregation for a presentation on the #EraseTheDatabase campaign and the Jewish role in Chicago’s struggle for justice. Please reach out to Mike Frankenstein (mcfrankenstein@earthlink.net) with questions or interest!
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43rd Ward GAPA Flyering/Canvassing 5:30 pm
43rd Ward GAPA Flyering/Canvassing
Aug 15 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us in changing the narrative around crime in the 43rd ward – JCUA will be going door to door and flyering in strategic precincts about the GAPA ordinance. We will be asking constituents to …

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43rd Ward GAPA Flyering/Canvassing 5:30 pm
43rd Ward GAPA Flyering/Canvassing
Aug 16 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us in changing the narrative around crime in the 43rd ward – JCUA will be going door to door and flyering in strategic precincts about the GAPA ordinance. We will be asking constituents to …

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43rd Ward GAPA Canvassing 5:30 pm
43rd Ward GAPA Canvassing
Aug 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us in changing the narrative around crime in the 43rd ward – JCUA will be going door to door and flyering in strategic precincts about the GAPA ordinance. We will be asking constituents to …

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Safe Zones Phone Bank 5:00 pm
Safe Zones Phone Bank @ SketchPad
Aug 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
JCUA members will be reaching out to folks and urging them to call Gov. Rauner to get him to sign SB35 (Safe Zones Act). Please reach out to Anna Rubin (anna@jcua.org) with questions and interest.
43rd Ward GAPA Canvassing 5:30 pm
43rd Ward GAPA Canvassing
Aug 22 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us in changing the narrative around crime in the 43rd ward – JCUA will be going door to door and flyering in strategic precincts about the GAPA ordinance. We will be asking constituents to …

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Safe Zones Rally and Press Conference 4:00 pm
Safe Zones Rally and Press Conference @ Metropolitan Correctional Center
Aug 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join The Campaign for Welcoming Illinois for a Safe Zones Press Conference. Gov. Rauner needs to take action and support immigrant communities NOW! Time is running out for him to sign the Safe Zones Act (SB …

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Police Accountability Committee Meeting 6:30 pm
Police Accountability Committee Meeting @ SketchPad
Aug 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
If you are interested in getting more involved with JCUA‘s campaign work on police accountability, this is a great way to learn more. Committee meetings are for members only, so if you haven’t yet, join us! You …

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CVP Investor Breakfast 8:30 am
CVP Investor Breakfast @ Horwood Marcus & Berk Chartered
Aug 30 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Come learn more about the impact the Community Ventures Program (CVP) has had on affordable housing and economic development in Chicago and opportunities for investment in new projects. To RSVP, email Jill@jcua.org
JCore Meeting 6:15 pm
JCore Meeting @ SketchPad
Aug 30 @ 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm
Please join us for our next JCore general membership meeting. To mark the beginning of another Jewish year, this meeting will be a potluck! Be on the lookout for Google Sheet where you can indicate …

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