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Yom Kippur Connections for the Homeless Clothing Drive

by Bekki Kaplan

August 15, 2023

When Evanston clergy came together in 1984 to found the city’s first overnight shelter, Rabbi Peter Knobel z”l was at the forefront of the effort. The shelter became the cornerstone …

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Israel’s Milestone 75th Anniversary

by Bekki Kaplan

April 30, 2023

Celebrating 75 years of Israel’s statehood is a big deal. Generations of Zionists worked through countless challenges to achieve the milestone of statehood on May 14, 1948. Israel was born …

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Mazal Tov to Rabbi London for the 2022 J Street Chicago Tzedek v’Shalom (Justice and Peace) Award

November 1, 2022

On Thursday, October 27, Rabbi London was honored with the 2022 J Street Chicago Tzedek v’Shalom (Justice and Peace) Award at its annual luncheon. Beth Emet alum, Max Yenkin, presented the …

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Statement From the Covid Task Force

by Aviva Schwartz

September 14, 2022

Statement From the Covid Task Force (9/14/22)   Since March 2020, Beth Emet’s COVID-19 decision-making has been led by the Jewish value of pikuach nefesh—saving a life.  Our COVID-19 Task …

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Covid Task Force Guidance

by Aviva Schwartz

September 14, 2022

COVID TASK FORCE GUIDANCE As of 9/14/22   IF YOU HAVE COVID OR IF YOU HAVE BEEN EXPOSED If you have COVID and have finished your period of isolation, as …

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BE Open – COVID Update

by Aviva Schwartz

August 1, 2022

Updated as of August 1, 2022:  All Those 5 years old and older Who Come To The Building Must Be Fully Vaccinated As of August 1, 2022, the definition of …

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