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Serving Conservative/Masorti Jewish congregations, the Federation of Jewish Men’s Clubs is the international umbrella organization representing some 270 men’s auxiliaries with more than 25,000 members in 16 regions in the U.S. and Canada. Discover the latest developments impacting the FJMC Midwest Region. Scroll down for

Latest News and Announcements

Digital Ad Book Publication

Posted on February 25, 2014. Category: Latest News

DigitalAdBookMiniBar1The Midwest Region thanks all of our supporters for your attendance and contributions in honor of this year’s Men & Youth of the Year. The 2014 Ad Book is here for your continued viewing pleasure and recognition of all honorees. We look forward to the St. Louis area dinner on March 23rd. Their honorees and program is also highlighted in this combined Ad Book.
2014 Ad Book – Digital    (97 pages – 6.41MB)

Last Deadlines for Man/Youth of the Year Dinner

Posted on February 12, 2014. Category: Latest News

Encourage family and friends to register NOW, before it is too late. Full pricing is now in effect for the Chicago/Milwaukee area Dinner on the 23rd. Click on this link to register.
http://www.midwestregionfjmc.org/event-registration/?ee=1

Registration extends now and throughout the 13th. At midnight, web registration pages are programmed to stop accepting payments. Registration can not be extended because we must provide our final number to the caterer on Feb. 14th. Caterer overage is strictly limited to only 10 places. These final few places are to be sold first-come-first-served, in-person, at the event door opening. All guests preregistered will be getting their preprinted name tags before entering. After the last few seating places are sold, we must turn people away at the door for dinner. Anyone who failed to register and doesn’t make dinner place settings cut-off can wait in the Winter Garden until the program starts. Be sure to reserve NOW so you can attend and express your appreciation to all Honorees.

Last Chance for Discounted Dinner Reservations – Feb 9th

Posted on February 8, 2014. Category: Latest News

11thHourIf you have not made all your Man/ Youth of the Year Dinner reservations be sure to do it now. Discounted price of $36 per person ends Sunday, Feb 9th. SAVE $9 per person.

http://www.midwestregionfjmc.org/event-registration/?ee=1 

After midnight on the 9th price increases to $45 and can be made online until Feb. 13th.  Catering orders and room set must be firm by these deadlines, so be sure and call your friends, relatives and fellow members so they have a place reserved.

 

Last Day For Man & Youth of Year Ads – Feb 2 Deadline!

Posted on February 1, 2014. Category: Latest News

LastChanceLast chance for ordering your ad to honor your Man or Youth of the Year. Deadline to submit your ad is Feb. 2 for both the Chicago and St. Louis events.
You can do it today if you hurry — everything including payment is  online

Visa, MasterCard, PayPal or Check all work and templates are available too.  Creative must be in via email by midnight on Super Bowl Sunday, also known as World Wide Wrap day. Be sure to let your honorees know how much they are appreciated.

 

Save NOW – Man/Youth of Year Discount Ends Soon

Posted on January 21, 2014. Category: Latest News

Deadlines are approaching quickly.
Take advantage of discounts before it’s too late.

Prices increase to $45 after Feb. 9th. Call all your friends, relatives and colleagues. Make sure everyone in your party knows about deadlines. Help them save $9 per person. Club officers please be sure your clergy are registered before deadlines, whether you make them or they make their own reservation.  Each registration site log in can register and pay for up to 4 people.

Our new registration web site is open for business. You can place your dinner reservations, pay online (or by check) and even place ads with convenient templates provided. The dinner is Feb. 23, 2014 at Beth Shalom, 4:30 pm start. Online registration ends Feb. 13th so do not delay. Reserve now, or before Feb. 9th, for discounted 2010 price of just $36

Easy Payment

Easy Payment

To place dinner reservations: click here or cut and paste into your browser      http://www.midwestregionfjmc.org/event-registration/?ee=1

To place your display ads: click here or cut/paste into your browser  http://www.midwestregionfjmc.org/adbook-instructions
DO THIS NOW before it is too late to get ads for Chicago area & St. Louis area Dinners into the printed program.

For more information about the 2014 Dinner, Honorees and Advertising opportunities click on the tab above Events + Man of Year Info

Anshe Emet Shabbaton – Features Rabbi Charles Simon

Posted on January 21, 2014. Category: Latest News

RabbiSimonAnshe Emet Men’s Club SHABBATON weekend features

Rabbi Charles Simon /Friday Jan. 31:
“The Role of Jewish Men in the Jewish Family”
Kabbalat Shabbat & Ma’ariv at Anshe Emet 6:00pm
Private Gourmet Shabbat Dinner with Rabbi Simon at Milt’s BBQ at 7:15.
Reservations required before Jan 27. $36 per person Click to register.
Information Flyer for viewing or printing.

Saturday Feb. 1
Discussion on Keruv, FJMC’s initiative addressing interfaith families at Anshe Emet, 9:30 am.  Follow-up Discussion on Keruv with Rabbi Simon & Rabbi Siegel at Anshe Emet during Kiddish.

Rabbi Simon has been Executive Director of the Federation of Jewish Men’s Clubs since 1981, based in New York City. Anshe Emet contact Gregg Pollack – gdp1961@aol.com

Man & Youth of the Year – Ad Book Deadline Now February 2

Posted on January 8, 2014. Category: Latest News

The deadline for placing your tribute Ads has been extended to February 2nd! This year you can purchase your ad online. We have templates for you and you can pay online as well. Prices start at just $25. One Ad book is published for both the St Louis & Chicago area Dinners. If you need assistance with ads contact Donald Pike at   moty2014@gmail.com
To learn about or place your display ads: click here
or cut/paste into your browser  http://www.midwestregionfjmc.org/adbook-instructions

Made your Dinner reservations yet? You can also place your dinner reservations, pay online (or by check). The dinner is Feb. 23, 2014 at Beth Shalom. Online registration ends Feb. 13th so do not delay. Reserve now, or before Feb. 9th, for discounted 2010 price of just $36.
To place dinner reservations: click here or cut and paste into your browser      http://www.midwestregionfjmc.org/event-registration/?ee=1

For more information about the 2014 Dinner, Honorees and Advertising opportunities click on the EVENTS tab then ” Man and Youth of the Year” or  “HONOREES

2014 Honorees Announced

Posted on December 19, 2013. Category: Latest News

10 men and 7 youth honorees are being saluted by their respective synagogues at this years Man/Youth of the Year Dinner hosted by the 6-state Midwest Region of FJMC. Visit our new HONOREE GALLERY to view announced recipients. Many exciting changes are introduced this year, including online Dinner Reservations and payment. Yes, you need a reservation to attend. And, there is a discount for early dinner reservations. You can also order an Ad in the program to show your honorees how much they are appreciated. Templates are available to make it easier than ever, but act fast. Ads close soon. Chicago area dinner is Feb 23 at Beth Shalom. The St.Louis area dinner is to be held  March 23rd, details to follow as available. The Ad Book is common for both events so ads close soon for all tribute ads. Read more about what’s new at the Man/Youth of the Year Dinner.

Online Registration is LIVE for Man/Youth of the Year Dinner

Posted on December 11, 2013. Category: Latest News

Our new registration web site is open for business. You can now place your dinner reservations, pay online (or by check) and even place ads with convenient templates provided. The dinner is Feb. 23, 2014 at Beth Shalom. Online registration ends Feb. 13th so do not delay. Reserve now, or before Feb. 9th, for discounted 2010 price of just $36.

To place dinner reservations: click here or cut and paste into your browser      http://www.midwestregionfjmc.org/event-registration/?ee=1

To place your display ads: click here or cut/paste into your browser  http://www.midwestregionfjmc.org/adbook-instructions

For more information about the 2014 Dinner, Honorees and Advertising opportunities click on the Events tab / Man/Youth of the Year.

Region Retreat: May 2-4, 2014 @ Starved Rock Lodge

Posted on October 16, 2013. Category: Latest News, Retreats

StarvedRockLogoOur Spring 2014 Retreat will include:

  • Extraordinary Ruach
  • Kosher (meat) Meals
  • Study Sessions
  • Scenic Nature Trail Hiking
  • Program Ideas to Recharge Your Clubs
  • - Club Health and Wellness Region      Torch Awards To Be Presented.

Reservation form and more details to follow in early January, 2014.

Share this flyer with Men in your clubs.  Space will be limited.

Cost: 

  • $299 per person (double occupancy)
  • $399 per person (single occupancy)

► Click the link here:  Retreat Reservation Form

FJMC Midwest Region Retreat, May 2-4, 2014, Starved Rock Lodge, Oglesby, IL

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