J-Life is committed to providing the Russian Jewish young professionals of Chicago with the best educational classes and seminars as well as the best Jewish heritage trips possible.  J-life organizes Shabbatons, alumni trips and get-aways within the U.S. as well as thought-provoking lecture series lead by outstanding Jewish educators. J-Life has been leading fantastic trips to Israel each summer since 2008.  Over the last several years we have expanded to running Jewish heritage trips in Prague, Vienna, Budapest and Poland.  We at J-Life believe that an educated Jewish people is a powerful Jewish people! Join us in making this the most amazing and vibrant community possible! 

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