Welfare Chest

The Joliet Jewish Welfare Chest is established as an adjunct of the Joliet Jewish Congregation for the purpose of meeting the human and ethical needs of people and organizations in search of funds to satisfy the needs of the Joliet Community and Jewish people all over the world. It is to this mission of tzedekah that the Joliet Jewish Welfare Chest dedicates its efforts and financial support.

The following organizations have been supported by the Joliet Jewish Welfare Chest:

  • The Ark
  • Anti-Defamation League
  • American Jewish Congress
  • Chicago Board of Rabbis
  • Daybreak Shelter
  • Hadassah Hospital
  • Hillel
  • Jewish Braille Institute
  • Jewish United Fund
  • Joint Distribution Committee
  • Joliet Area Hospice
  • Mogan David Adom
  • National Jewish Outreach
  • Ort Natanya Boarding School
  • Senior Services of Will County
  • Ukraine, Yevapratoria Synagogue
  • United Jewish Community
  • Will Grundy Medical Group

Upcoming Events

9:00 am Hebrew School
Hebrew School
Jan 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
10:00 am Adult Hebrew
Adult Hebrew
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am Sunday School
Sunday School
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
12:00 pm Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Jan 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us Thursday’s at Noon for 90 minutes of food and Torah Study! Rabbi will discuss the upcoming Torah portion of the week, so be prepared to learn something new!

Meet the Rabbi

Our Rabbi is Charles Rubovits.  His office hours are 10:00am - 2:00pm Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. (calling ahead is appreciated).