News

26
Mar

Business Ethics & Judaism

Business Ethics & Judaism: A matter of Principle…is an interesting cover story from the Jewish Business News, featuring David Jacobson. To read more please visit http://scr.bi/GRD9jL

21
Mar

Jewish Intellectual History

We are pleased to serve as a site host for “Jewish Intellectual History”; University Level Course with Professor David B. Ruderman of the University of Pennsylvania; 30 minute DVD lecture and facilitated conversation; April 15. Held at Chicago Jewish Funerals; Skokie. Open to Non-Members. RSVP to glorianlev@aol.com if you wish to attend.

16
Mar

Building communities in Israel.

Hello! My name is Talia Jacobson and I am a participant on Nachshon, an Israeli mechina in Southern Israel. It is a gap year for Israelis, conducted entirely in Hebrew, before army service where we learn, volunteer and travel all around Israel. The mission is to make a positive impact on Israeli society and ourselves. This pesach, we are looking

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13
Nov

Architectural design brings light to funeral home.

Death is not a happy subject, so most of us would undoubtedly prefer not to think about funeral homes. But sooner or later, we’re likely to end up in one, if only to attend someone else’s service. That’s why it’s fascinating to step into the newest chapel of Chicago Jewish Funerals, which has two other suburban locations. This adventurous modernist

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27
Sep

L’Shana Tova from Chicago Jewish Funerals

7
Sep

SPEAKER REMARKS FROM DEDICATION OF CHICAGO JEWISH FUNERALS SKOKIE CHAPEL

Remarks by David I. Jacobson, Founder, Chicago Jewish Funerals September 1, 2011 Blessed are You L-ord our G_d, Kin of the Universe, who has granted us life, sustained us and enabled us to reach this occasion. I want to welcome and thank everyone for being here today. The theme today is very simple for me… It is the theme in

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7
Sep

CHICAGO JEWISH FUNERALS DEDICATES NEW CHAPEL IN SKOKIE. Cook County Medical Commissioner Nancy L. Jones, MD Honored. Skokie Mayor George Van Dusen Officiates Ribbon Cutting

Wed, 09/07/2011 – 2:44pm Skokie, IL, September 6, 2011 – Hundreds of friends and family along with leaders from the business and Jewish community attended the dedication of Chicago Jewish Funerals’ new chapel in Skokie, Thursday, September 1, 2011. David I. Jacobson, founder of Chicago Jewish Funerals, presided over the dedication. The program included: • A special presentation to Cook

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29
Aug

Skokie Chapel featured in the JUF News

Chicago Jewish Funerals opens new chapel in Skokie By Stefanie Pervos Bregman Associate Editor When I walked into the new Chicago Jewish Funerals chapel in Skokie, I was greeted by a bright sunny entryway, founder David Jacobson and his adorable dog, Phoebe. Jacboson is so full of life, I had to remind myself that we were about to tour a

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22
Jul

Chicago Jewish Funerals New Chapel in Skokie – At a Glance

Location 8851 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, Il 60077 The new Chicago Jewish Funerals Skokie Chapel is located at the intersection of Skokie Boulevard and Dempster Street in Skokie. Architectural highlights: The new 15,000 sq. ft. building includes: • The two chapels are filled with natural day light. • Beautiful Jerusalem stone is used throughout and to accent important parts of the

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22
Jul

Chicago Jewish Funerals Opens New Chapel in Skokie

Skokie, IL, July 22, 2011 – After three years of planning and construction, Chicago Jewish Funerals opened its new chapel in Skokie. The 15,000 square foot chapel, located at 8851 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, IL, held its first service on July 19, 2011. “This is a very emotional moment for me,” said David Jacobson, founder of Chicago Jewish Funerals. “In 1997,

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