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Tuesday, October 17 at 6:00 p.m. I An Evening with Yonah Jeremy Bob
ACCESS Chicago is honored to host an intimate dinner the Jerusalem Post reporter Yonah Jeremy Bob. Join us and hear about his fascinating career as the Jerusalem Post's senior military correspondent, intelligence analyst and Literary Editor. He covers the Israeli military, the Mossad, the Shin Bet, defense technologies, Iran's weapons of mass destruction, cyberwar and war crimes allegations.

APPLY TODAY! ACCESS Chicago Leadership Fellowship (ALEF)
American Jewish Committee (AJC) ACCESS Leadership Fellowship (ALEF) is open to young professionals who are passionate about becoming thoughtful advocates for the Jewish people. Over the course of several monthly sessions, participants will gain an inside look into AJC's global advocacy, including its bridge-building with intergroup and interreligious partners and deep relationships with diplomats. Applications due by October 19, 2023If you have any questions or want to learn more about the ACCESS Leadership Fellowship, please CLICK HERE  or contact AJC Chicago Regional Director Sarah van Loon at

Thursday, October 19 I 13th Annual AJC Midwest Diplomatic Marathon
Join AJC Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Detroit, Kansas City, Louisville, Minneapolis-St. Paul, and St. Louis in Chicago for the 13th Annual Midwest Diplomatic Marathon (MDM) from October 18-19. AJC Marshall Society leaders* will engage with international diplomats and advocate for American Jewish Committee's priorities: combating antisemitism at home and abroad; enhancing the well-being of the Jewish people and Israel; and advancing human rights and democratic values in the United States and around the world. 

*The AJC Marshall Society recognizes ACCESS leaders (young leaders ages 21-40) who make a generous contribution of $625 or more to the AJC Annual Campaign.

With thanks to the Madeline and Bruce M. Ramer Institute for Diplomatic Relations.

Thursday, December 7 I AJC Chicago Annual Hanukkah Celebration
SAVE THE DATE! Please join AJC Chicago for a cocktail reception and candle-lighting celebrating Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights. Joined by partners from the diplomatic, civic, ethnic, and religious communities, this is an opportunity to celebrate our community relationships and share our festive traditions. 

AJC Global Forum 2024 I June 9-11, 2024 - Washington, DC
Mark your calendars! From June 9-11, 2024, AJC Global Forum returns to Washington, D.C. Join American Jewish Committee (AJC) and over 2,000 fellow activists at the global Jewish advocacy event of the year. Together, we will tackle the most pressing issues facing the Jewish people, America, Israel, and the world.