New Board President


The story starts back in 1965, when I was 14 years of age. I was an impressionable teenager

New Board President2020-06-24T11:09:47-06:00

“Good Day Chicago” Fox32 April 5, 2020


During "Good Day Chicago" FOX32’s 7am broadcast, ARK Executive Director, Marc Swatez, discussed the current impact of COVID-19 on The ARK’s services and increased need [...]

“Good Day Chicago” Fox32 April 5, 20202020-04-06T13:39:55-06:00

Thank You, Donors and Volunteers!


Dear Friends, In 2019, thousands of Chicagoland Jews faced tough times and reached to The ARK for help in meeting the challenges of everyday life. By the [...]

Thank You, Donors and Volunteers!2020-01-27T16:10:29-06:00

Help With the Hiring Process


There are several areas where businesses have the opportunity to set themselves apart as a desired employer. The ARK’s Employment Professionals serve the businesses in our shared community by discussing [...]

Help With the Hiring Process2020-01-23T13:46:09-06:00

No Longer Alone in the World…


When Stefan came to America from Romania four years ago, he got a green card and found work as a handyman. Things were looking up, until...

No Longer Alone in the World…2020-01-24T09:51:02-06:00

Be Like Noah


It’s almost impossible not to see a correlation between the Biblical account of Noah's ark and the long series of mostly natural disasters that have taken place in our country over the past seven weeks.

Be Like Noah2020-01-22T11:22:18-06:00