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

12:00 pm Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Oct 18 @ 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!
9:00 am Hebrew School
Hebrew School
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
10:00 am Adult Hebrew
Adult Hebrew
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am Sunday School
Sunday School
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Meet the Rabbi

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