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ECPS Canvassing: Logan Square Farmers Market @ Logan Square Farmers Market
Aug 14 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

The ECPS coalition is working to recruit candidates to run for the District Council seats in each of Chicago’s 22 police districts. Starting Sunday, August 14 in Logan Square, JCUA members will be canvassing and conducting public education about the ordinance and encouraging folks to get involved. It is going to take all of us to ensure this ordinance is effective and transformative. Please add your name to this spreadsheet with the date you can make it!

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JCUA North Suburban Organizing Team Picnic 2022 @ Sunset Woods Park Picnic Area
Aug 14 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Join JCUA’s North Suburban Organizing Team for a picnic to get to know your fellow North Shore JCUA members and the work we plan to do together in the coming year. This will be a vegetarian potluck, so bring a side, salad, dessert, or drink to share with the group! We’ll meet in the picnic area near the baseball fields and the bathroom buildings.

Register here.

Aug
17
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Youth Organizing Caucus Meeting @ Sketchpad and Zoom
Aug 17 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Youth Organizing Caucus meeting to kick off the new school year! Join to catch up, hear what our youth summer interns have been working on, and think about how you want to be involved in the coming months!

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Immigration Committee: ICIRR 2023 Platform Engagement Session @ Zoom
Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm

Join the JCUA immigration committee to make decisions about our priorities for the next year! We do a lot of our work with our partners in the ICIRR coalition. We have an opportunity to shape the ICIRR 2023 Platform, and we want everyone to participate in the feedback process.

Register here.

Aug
18
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ECPS District Council Teach-In @ ONE Northside and Zoom
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join JCUA and our partners at ONE Northside to learn about ECPS District Councils.

Register here.

Aug
21
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ECPS Canvassing: Hyde Park Farmers Market @ Hyde Park Farmers Market
Aug 21 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The ECPS coalition is working to recruit candidates to run for the District Council seats in each of Chicago’s 22 police districts. JCUA members will be canvassing and conducting public education about the ordinance and encouraging folks to get involved. It is going to take all of us to ensure this ordinance is effective and transformative. Please add your name to this spreadsheet with the date you can make it!

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Jewish Community Safety Training Series
Aug 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Join SURJ-Faith for a three part series, led by Jewish activists and safety experts, to prepare and train congregations to make community safety plans for the High Holy Days and beyond. Whether you are interested in making your first safety plan or are already deeply engaged in this work, come meet fellow activists and learn hands-on skills. The final training will be open to people of any faith who want to learn de-escalation skills to support their own congregations as well as support Jewish community safety teams. RSVP and more information here.

Aug
25
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Community Safety Committee Meeting @ Zoom
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Aug
28
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August Kol Or Meeting @ Zoom
Aug 28 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join us on Zoom for the August Kol Or Meeting.

Register here.

Sep
11
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Organizing 101 Training
Sep 11 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm

Save the date! More information coming soon.

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Jewish Community Safety Training Series
Sep 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Join SURJ-Faith for a three part series, led by Jewish activists and safety experts, to prepare and train congregations to make community safety plans for the High Holy Days and beyond. Whether you are interested in making your first safety plan or are already deeply engaged in this work, come meet fellow activists and learn hands-on skills. The final training will be open to people of any faith who want to learn de-escalation skills to support their own congregations as well as support Jewish community safety teams. RSVP and more information here.