When and where

The Decalogue Society of LawyersThere are many chambers of commerce in Chicago, but the America-Israel Chamber of Commerce Chicago (AICC) is the only one devoted to Israel. 
We facilitate trade and investment between the U.S. and Israel, promote Israeli goods and services, present business networking and educational programs, lead trade delegations and business match-making events and work closely with the Government of Israel to advance bilateral trade.

May 1, 8-9:30AM

Bank Leumi USA, Chicago
1 N. LaSalle Street Suite 200
Chicago, IL 60602

ADLThe Anti-Defamation League was founded in Chicago in 1913. Today, the Greater Chicago/Upper Midwest regional office continues to carry out its original mission -fighting anti-Semitism and all forms of bigotry, securing justice and fair treatment for all. 

May 3, 12:00-1:30PM

Law firm of Drinker Biddle, 191 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 3700

Israeli Consulate of ChicagoThe Consulate General of Israel serves the Midwest Region of the United States: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin. The Consulate is an official office of the Government of Israel.

May 2, 7 to 10 PM

Cocktail reception at house of Orli Gil, Consul General of Israel to the Midwest in Chicago

Greek ConsulateThe Greek Consular Mission in Chicago informs you on the state of our bilateral relations, and keep you abreast of current developments in Greece regarding its economy, its government and its people.  It serves the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, N.Dakota, Nebraska, Ohio, S.Dakota, Wisconsin

May 2, 9-10:30 AM

Holland and Knight Law Offices
131 S. Dearborn St., 30th floor, Chicago.

Polis Consulate ChicagoThe Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in Chicago, subordinate directly to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Warsaw, is an official representative of the Polish Government. The Embassy of Poland – the political representative of the Republic of Poland in the United States of America – is located in Washington, D.C. In addition to the Chicago Consulate, the Ministry has two other regional consular offices, in New York and in Los Angeles. May 4, 8:-9:30AM
Polish Consulate
1530 N. Lake Shore DRive
Chicago, IL60610
HALCGreece and its community face unprecedented challenges.  Civic leadership is needed more than ever. HALC was founded with a commitment to such civic leadership.  HALC will utilize a national network of Greek American community leaders who have distinguished themselves in American civic life to encourage an active form of citizenship.

May 2, 9-10:30 AM

Holland and Knight Law Offices
131 S. Dearborn St., 30th floor, Chicago.


The National Strategy Forum (NSF) is a Chicago-based non-profit, non-partisan research institute that examines issues and trends affecting US national strategy and security. The National Strategy Forum is guided by the following principles:

  • The goal of US national strategy is to seek genuine peace with freedom and justice in common cause with a community of free and independent nations.
  • The advancement and preservation of democracy are essential to promote human rights, inspire principled cultural achievement, and maximize economic development.
  • Informed public opinion and an enduring non-partisan consensus maintain a viable security structure in a democratic society.

May 2, 9-10:30 AM

Holland and Knight Law Offices
131 S. Dearborn St., 30th floor, Chicago.

Jewish United FundThe Jewish United Fund/Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago is one of the largest not-for-profit social welfare institutions in Illinois and the central address of Chicago's Jewish community. JUF provides critical resources that bring food, refuge, health care, education and emergency assistance to 300,000 Chicagoans of all faiths and two million Jews in Israel and around the world 

May 6, 9:30 - 12:30PM

JCC Elaine Frank Apachi Day Camp (23280 Old McHenry Road, Lake Zurich)

University of ChicagoUniversity of Chicago
Located in the community of Hyde Park on Chicago’s South Side, just 15 minutes from the city center, the University of Chicago is uniquely positioned to contribute to, and draw from, the strength and diversity of this world-class metropolis. We have also made an indelible mark on the world at large.

May 4, 1:30-4:30PM

University of Chicago, Political Science Building

The Decalogue Society of LawyersThe Decalogue Society of Lawyers
The Decalogue Society is a bar association of attorneys who are interested in maintaining ties with the Jewish people. Members are located primarily in Illinois, as well as other states and Israel. The Society's members seek to combine aspects of their lives unique to being both attorneys and Jews. 

May 2nd, 12:00-2PM

John Marshall Law School, 315 S. Plymouth Court, Chicago IL60604

FOIThe Friends of Israel is a worldwide Christian ministry communicating biblical truth about Israel and the Messiah, while fostering solidarity with the Jewish people. 

In 1938 God raised up this ministry to help Jewish people escape the horrors of the Nazi Holocaust. Today FOI continues to stand against every form of anti-Semitism and supports the right of the Jewish people to live in their ancient homeland, Israel. 

May 4, 9:15-10:45AM

Trinity Evangelical Seminary
2065 Half Day Road, Deerfield, IL 60015

Stand With UsStandWithUs is an international, non-profit organization. Founded in 2001. StandWithUs is dedicated to informing the public about Israel and to combating the extremism and anti-Semitism that often distorts the issues. We work by supporting people around the world who want to educate their own local campuses and communities about Israel. We believe that knowledge of the facts will correct common prejudices about the Arab-Israeli conflict, and will promote discussions and policies that can help promote peace in the Middle East. 

May 4, 9:15-10:45AM

Trinity Evangelical Seminary
2065 Half Day Road, Deerfield, IL 60015

Anshe ShalomAnshe Shoiom is a dynamic Modern Orthodox community enriched by unique and diverse backgrounds. It strives to learn, build relationships, and positively impact its families and the greater community. Located steps away from the lakefront in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood, Anshe Sholom engages the modern world while treasuring Halacha and traditions.

May 4, 7-8PM

Anshe Sholom B'nai Israel, 540 West Melrose, Chicago

Jewish Judges Association IllinoisThe Jewish Judges Association of Illinois (JJAI) provides a forum for jurists and their member friends to participate in professional, social, charitable and civic service activities. The association is specifically atuned to Jewish cultural and traditional practices.

May 2, 12:00-2PM

John Marshall Law School, 315 S. Plymouth Court, Chicago IL60604

Lubavitch Chabad of Illinois is dedicated to providing outstanding learning opportunities for all Jews across the state.  Whether you'd like to attend a structured class, or if you'd rather learn from home, there are plenty of resources to help everyone learn about Judaism!

May 1, 7-8PM

B'nai Ruven West Rogers Park

LakeShore Drive Synagogue

Located in the heart of Chicago’s Near North Side and a short walking distance from Michigan Avenue and the area’s hotels the Lake Shore Drive Synagogue has attracted Jews from the Gold Coast and Streeterville neighborhoods as well as visitors from all corners of the world.

Lake Shore Drive Synagogue offers services on Friday evenings, Saturday mornings and evenings, and Sunday mornings, as well as on all Jewish holidays. Its year round social and educational events and programs supplement its religious services. Of special note are our its Shabbat evening dinners and Scholar-in-Residence Program.

May 5, 9-10AM

Lake Shore Drive Synagogue, 
70 East Elm Street, Chicago

Bnai TikvaB'nai Tikva
Located in Deerfield, Illinois, we are a vibrant Conservative congregation dedicated to serving the spiritual, educational, and cultural needs of the surrounding Jewish community. Led by Rabbi Alex Felch, we offer a diverse range of programming and religious services aimed at members of all ages.

May 3, 7-9PM

Bnai Tikva Jewish Northshore Community Synagogue, Deerfield

Israel BondsIsrael bonds

a securities issued by the government of Israel. Israel Bonds is also the more familiar name of the Development Corporation for Israel (DCI)-a FINRA member broker/dealer, the underwriter for the bonds.

May 1, 11:30-1PM

Jewish United Fund, 30 S. Wells St. C