Category Archives: Announcements

To Print Or Not To Print The Newsletter: That Is The Question

MCJC members receive the printed newsletter on a regular, bimonthly basis.  We hope you enjoy our newsletter, but we are wondering if you like reading it in print or online. Please respond to the following survey. ___ I prefer to … Continue reading

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Legacy Planning . . . Please Consider MCJC With A Gift From Your Estate

Be a part of McHenry County Jewish Congregation for generations to come. When you create a Jewish legacy by gifting from your estate, you can help ensure that McHenry County provides a Jewish home into the future. L’Dor v’Dor . … Continue reading

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Join the fun – Saturday, Nov. 16, 6 PM, when MCJC Celebrates 40 Years

LORDY, LORDY, MCJC’S TURNING 40! Celebrate 40 years of serving as the Jewish heart of McHenry County. We’ll enjoy…  Havdalah: We’ll bid farewell to Shabbat with prayer and song, and reflect on our history and community-minded spirit.  Dinner: We’ll provide a … Continue reading

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We can use all the help we can get with High Holy Day Kiddushes

Start the New Year with a Mitzvah for the MCJC Community! Volunteer to coordinate the Rosh HaShanah Community Kiddush and Yom Kippur Break-the-Fast 5780! The groundwork has been laid, but we need a special someone(s) to assure these food events … Continue reading

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The Jewish Federation of Chicago launched an emergency relief fund for Hurricain Dorian

Even as Hurricane Dorian continues to batter the eastern seaboard, and the scope of the devastation in the Bahamas is just beginning to be known, the Jewish Federation of Chicago has launched an emergency relief fund to aid recovery efforts. … Continue reading

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Invitation to MCJC from the Shalom Club at Sun City

Come to the Sunday Shalom CabaretSunday, September 15, 12:00 p.m.Fountainview Center, Sun City, Huntley Serving Pizza and Dessert, Soda and Water included$12/person for members, $15 for non-members (guests welcome) ENTERTAINMENT BY JEFF & JANISJoin Jeff and Janis on this magical, … Continue reading

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The Jewish Federation Has Opened a Fund for Asylum Seekers

From The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago: In response to hearing from many members of our community who are anguished about the situation at the nation’s southern border, the Jewish Federation has opened the Jewish Federation Fund for Asylum Seekers. The Fund will provide temporary housing for those … Continue reading

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This is the week! MCJC Needs a Little Help from our Friends

Dale Morton, Chair of our MCJC Building and Grounds Committee, has set two dates for summer outdoor cleanup and maintenance work:  Sundays, June 23 and August 18, 8 am – noon All materials are provided, and you don’t need special … Continue reading

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How to submit items for the weekly e-nouncements or bimonthly Newsletter

To submit an entry for the weekly e-nouncements and/or website: email e-nouncements@mcjconline.org no later than Friday for the following week’s issue. To submit an entry for the August/September Newsletter, MCJC Connections: email your entries to newsletter@mcjconline.org by July 5. Please note: This will be our High Holy Day and … Continue reading

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MCJC Annual Notice & Proxy

Dear Fellow Congregant: The annual meeting of the McHenry County Jewish Congregation will be held Sunday, May 19, 2019, at 10:30 am. The meeting will include: State of the Congregation  Board of Directors Election, 2019-20 Rabbi’s Comments, School & Committee … Continue reading

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