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NAVIGATING TOWARD
SELF-RELIANCE

One minute you’re financially secure. The next you’re not. It happens more frequently than we want to believe. That’s why The ARK has been the community’s safety net since 1971. Each year, The ARK cares for more than 4,000 people every year from all facets of the Chicagoland Jewish community. We draw on our shared Jewish values of care, respect, empathy and loving kindness to acknowledge each member of our community as an important, unique individual. Our vital, tangible human services honor that individuality.

Learn how you can help support The ARK this year by being a part of

Dinner-Less Dinner® 2020

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Your Purim card purchase helps Chicagoland Jews facing adersity.
Purim volunteers are needed to deliver Mishloach Manot.
Help Chicagoland Jews in need by donating to the food pantry.

THE LATEST
ON DECK AT THE ARK

It is not an exaggeration to say that The ARK saved my life. The ARK gave me shelter and the myriad of services I needed to get back onto my feet. The ARK is the best friend I’ve ever had.

Simon,
former small business owner

VOICES OF THE ARK