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

May
28
Thu
2020
12:00 pm Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Lunch & Learn @ JJC
May 28 @ 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!
May
31
Sun
2020
9:00 am Hebrew School
Hebrew School
May 31 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
10:00 am Adult Hebrew
Adult Hebrew
May 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
10:00 am Sunday School
Sunday School
May 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Jun
4
Thu
2020
12:00 pm Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Jun 4 @ 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).

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