Upcoming Events

JCUA stays busy! Join us for an upcoming committee meeting, training, special event, coalition gathering, and more.

Tisha B’av for Asylum

Beth Emet The Free Synagogue 1224 Dempster St, Evanston, IL

Tisha B'Av is an annual fast day commemorating moments of tragedy throughout Jewish history, including the destruction of both temples and scattering of the Jewish people. Before we enter this day set aside for grief, join JCUA for learning and a pre-fast meal in community. We'll do a teach in on the U.S. asylum system, […]

Immigration Campaign Selection Meeting


Calling on everyone interested in JCUA's immigration work to join this meeting to choose our campaigns for the next year! The ICIRR coalition 2024 Campaign Selection Process will engage thousands of grassroots members across Illinois. Last year, over 50 JCUA members gave feedback, and we want to top that this year. Join this meeting to […]

ICIRR Platform Victory Celebration

Miller Meadow- South S 1ST AVE & ROOSEVELT RD, Cook County, IL

Join JCUA and our ICIRR partners for a celebration of everything we won in Springfield this year! It'll be a fun community event, and chance to build relationships with partners. Register here.

ICIRR People’s Congress

DePaul University, Lincoln Park Student Center 2250 N Sheffield Ave, Chicago, IL

This year's ICIRR People's Congress will bring together grassroots leaders across our immigration justice coalition at DePaul University in Lincoln Park, with breakfast and lunch included. Learning sessions will explore revenue solutions, worker protections outside of DACA, and how we are protecting our people from ICE. This year's keynote speakers are Congresswoman Delia Ramirez, and […]

Immigration Justice Film Screening at JRC

Please join JCUA at Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation for a screening of the documentary called Seeking Asylum, focused on the immigration crisis at the U.S./Mexican border that is impacting cities all over the country. Chicago has received more than 14,000 migrants and refugees seeking asylum since August of 2022 and the numbers are expected to grow […]

2024 ICIRR Summit

Join JCUA members for the 2024 ICIRR Summit to publicly launch this year's immigration justice platform alongside our elected champions, learn about the work ahead, and gear up to organize alongside our coalition partners this spring! A light breakfast and lunch will be provided. Address: Benito Juarez High School, 2150 S Laflin St, Chicago, IL […]

Immigration Committee Meeting

Sketchpad 4411 N Ravenswood, Chicago, IL, United States

Join us for our ~monthly JCUA Immigration Committee meeting, taking place in-person at Sketchpad. Register here.

Immigration Committee meeting

Join JCUA for our monthly meeting of the Immigration Justice Committee via Zoom. Register here.