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Founded in 1985, MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger is a national,
nonprofit agency that allocates donations from the Jewish community to
prevent and alleviate hunger among people of all faiths and
backgrounds. Each year, MAZON grants over $3 million to more
300 carefully screened hunger-relief agencies, including emergency food
providers, food banks, multi-service organizations and advocacy groups
that seek long-term solutions to the hunger problem.
link will take you to the website of our Rabbi, Michael Tillman
link is to a web site for the National Museum of American Jewish
History, which is being constructed on Independence Mall in
Philadelphia, PA. From their web site, you can view monthly
newsletters, photos of the construction and plans, and other
information about the Museum.
This link is to a web site about "The Forgotten Synagogues" of Chicago
and a Chicago Jewish News article.
("All of Us" in Hebrew), founded in 1994, is a non-profit organization
which supports isolated and emerging Jewish communities around the
world, many of whom have long been disconnected from the worldwide
Kulanu connects with these dispersed groups and individuals through
networking. We raise awareness and support for emerging communities
through education, research, and publications about their histories and
traditions. Our connections help all of us enrich our Jewish lives.
Kulanu works with groups in Uganda,
Ghana, India, Latin America and other places to help
dispersed remnants of the Jewish people. Visit Kulanu's Communities
page to read about many of these groups.
dream for a national month to celebrate Jewish contributions to
American history began as an idea by one community in South Florida.
Since then, the nation has come together to pass legislation in
Congress and celebrate the Proclamation of Jewish American Heritage
by the President of the United States. Jewish American Heritage Month
(JAHM) is a national month of recognition of the more than 350-year
history of Jewish contributions to American culture, celebrated in May.
visit the web site about Jewish
run jointly by The Library of Congress, The National Archives, National
Endowment for the Arts, National Park Service, and the US Holocaust
Jewish Magazine is a free monthly review of all things Jewish.
101 is an online
encyclopedia of Judaism, covering Jewish
beliefs, people, places, things, language, scripture, holidays,
practices and customs.
Jewish Community Online -
of Metropolitan Chicago Here
is a link to the JUF's magazine web site. Here
is a link to the JUF's
Northwest Suburban page, including their monthly
is a link to the JUF's
Synagogue Connections Newsletter Tikkun
Volunteers (TOV), the Jewish United Fund/Jewish Federation Volunteer
Network. TOV places
members of the Jewish community with Jewish
Federation agencies and with community service projects that need
Inc. is the leading
publisher of products and information of interest to persons who
are researching Jewish genealogy, Jewish family trees and Jewish roots.
humor site with jokes, stories, and
multimedia offerings. It is part of Aish.com; Aish
is a world leader in creative Jewish educational programs and
leadership training, dedicated to answering the vital question, "Why be
the Speakeasy Speed Test and
test your connection speed! By
measuring the download and upload rate from several locations you
are able to accurately judge your current line throughput or internet
How to Protect Yourself From Clever Scammers -- Online and Offline.
Internet ScamBusters, the #1 publication on Internet fraud, shows you
the ins and outs of protecting yourself from all the newest scams. It's
a public service, published 2 to 4 times a month, and provides you with
a lively, entertaining and opinionated approach to protecting yourself
online and offline.