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  • Mayor Rahm Emanuel lauds Chicago federation

    September 21, 2011 | 12:01 pm

    Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel praised the city’s Jewish federation for its work in and out of the Jewish community.

    “To be a Jew is to be a member of a community—and that’s not just our community but the community at large,” Emanuel said Tuesday at the 111th annual meeting of the...

  • Suzy Braun, long-time Chicago Federation volunteer, dies

    February 28, 2011 | 10:24 am

    Suzy Braun, who actively worked for the Chicago Jewish community for nearly 60 years, has died

    Braun died Friday in Chicago; she was 84.

    Braun began her involvement in the Jewish United Fund’s Young Peoples Division in the late 1940’s.

    She was a board member of the Jewish...