From the Director's Desk

Updates on CUJF from our Executive Director, Linda Bauer.

What Can I Do About Intolerance?

Dear Friend,
Unfortunately, there have been more anti-Semitic incidents on campus. 
According to a memo from Chancellor Robert Jones, a swastika was found in the Foreign Languages Building. The University is investigating this.
In addition, concerns were raised about a recent…

Five more days— there's still time to help!

Dear Federation Friends,

Thank you so much to those of you who have made donations in the past week! We are getting closer to our goal! Maybe you've been waiting for the right time to make a gift to CUJF. Well, this is it!

CUJF's fiscal year ends June 30! We are finalizing our allocatio…

Scholarships available for students attending Jewish Summer Camp

Jewish summer camp helps campers to strengthen their Jewish identity and feel part of the larger Jewish community. Champaign-Urbana students from elementary to high school age can apply for financial assistance to help pay for Jewish overnight camp. Click the title above to learn more!

The CUJF Annual Dinner on November 4 was a great success!

Executive Director Linda Bauer reflects on the CUJF Annual Dinner on November 4th. The event was a great success! Thank you to all who attended. Click the title above to read more.

If your IRA Needs a RMD, Consider a QCD to CUJF

Are you nearing 70 or do you know someone who is? Our Executive Director has a suggestion for how you can lower your tax burden while also supporting CUJF. Click the title above to learn more.