combating poverty, racism and anti-Semitism

JCUA pursues social and economic justice through issue-based campaigns, community investment, and building bridges between the Jewish community and communities challenged by poverty and racism. Focused on mobilizing a progressive Jewish voice to address root causes of social injustice, JCUA works as an allied partner together with diverse communities across Chicago to achieve a more just city and better quality of life for all Chicagoans. Learn more about JCUA

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JCUA’s internship program trains students and emerging leaders throughout the year. We provide interns with meaningful engagement in social justice issues through a Jewish lens. JCUA interns gain professional experience, empowering mentoring and skills to excel in an effective and focused non-profit environment. JCUA encourages applicants from all racial, ethnic and religious backgrounds, sexual orientations and genders.

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From the NewsBlog

JCUA News
Emily Chaleff: Opening My Eyes
Tuesday, March 03, 2015 9:00:09 AM

CJHS Teen Advocacy and Social Justice Retreat
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 2:48:35 PM

Rosenwald Courts, Recipient of JCUA Community Ventures Loan, Celebrates Groundbreaking
Monday, February 23, 2015 2:40:05 PM

Rabbi David Russo and JCUA Member Stacey Flint Testify on Behalf of Workers’ Rights
Friday, February 20, 2015 1:08:09 PM

Justice Pursued – A Week of Victories
Friday, February 13, 2015 1:04:49 PM

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JCUA EVENTS 


Upcoming Events

► "Getting to the Promised Land" - JCUA's Annual Passover Seder
Thu, 19 Mar 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

► JCore Member Meeting
Wed, 25 Mar 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM


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Upcoming Events

► Weekly Interfaith Vigil for a Trauma CenterRecurring Event
Thu, 05 Mar 2015
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

► Weekly Interfaith Vigil for a Trauma CenterRecurring Event
Thu, 12 Mar 2015
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

► Weekly Interfaith Vigil for a Trauma CenterRecurring Event
Thu, 19 Mar 2015
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM


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