Welcome to Project 613

The newest Jewish Young Professional group to hit downtown Chicago! Want to meet high-quality people who want a little more out of life than the rat race has to offer? Through creative social, education, and travel programs, Project 613 connects you with other amazing Jewish Young Professionals to build strong relationships & to develop your life potential…all while having a blast! Come check us out!

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We focus on growth and development through three core areas:


At the core of all we do, is the focus on community. The people we surround ourselves with matter deeply and we strive to always create engaging and meaningful events.
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While we have fun, we also strive to learn and grow ourselves. We provide many weekly opportunities for Jews to come together during the week and practice our faith.
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From local getaways to international adventures, Project 613 provides a wide range of opportunities for individuals to have new and engaging experiences.
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WIN! Wednesday Inspriation Night. Your Source for Real Life Wisdom.

“WIN! – Wednesday Inspiration Night” @ 651 W. Lake Street, Chicago IL RSVP TODAY! * 6pm! Happy Hour/Dinner until 6:45pm. * 6:45pm- Exciting Torah Discussions Each Week RSVP TODAY! Loading…


The Best Summer Israel Trip in 2019

Experience Israel’s incredible treasures, be inspired, and have the adventure of a lifetime! June 23- July 3, 2019      Watch this and find out why this trip is for you! Learn More Today! Loading…


Israel Trip Testimonials

     Testimonials 26 Spectacular Young Professionals from all across America join to journey in Israel and connect with the amazing land and amazing people. One component of the trip is to visit where all the matriarchs and patriarchs are buried in Hebron. In this world today when we feel so distant from being Jewish there …


Summer Trip To Israel, The Journey of a Lifetime!

FIND OUT HOW TO JOIN THE SUMMER YP ISRAEL JOURNEY TODAY! Ask us why this trip is for you! Lofty Experiences!   Joyful Moments! New Friends from Around the Country! Learn More Today! Loading…


Telethon Party

Once a year, the Project 613 community comes together to raise the necessary funds to keep our programming for Jewish Young Professionals going strong. This year on Wednesday, February 20th, as part of our 24 hour online matching fundraising campaign, we are going to have a “Telethon Party!” It is going to be a fun …


Shabbos in the City – In Style!

Join us February 8th & 9th @ The Congress Plaza Hotel Shabbos in the City- in Style has launched! What is Shabbos in the City – in Style ? An upscale Shabbos dinner in the magnificent Florentine Room of the Congress Plaza Hotel on Friday, February 8th, 2019. For those of you who can’t do …


Chanukah Party with a Purpose 2018!

Let’s Celebrate Chanukah in Style!          Join the fabulous crew of Project 613 and let’s celebrate Chanukah in STYLE at the Congress Hotel overlooking Grant Park. Look forward to festive candle lighting, world championship dreidel spin-off, and shmoozing with latkes in hand (applesauce optional). PRE-REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. PLEASE CONTACT RABBI …


Sensational Shabbos in the City

Project 613 is bringing the magic of Shabbos to downtown Chicago! NEXT SHABBOS TBD. Project 613 is bringing Shabbos from the ‘chood in West Rogers Park to downtown Chicago! Come out for a fun Shabbos with lots of schmoozing and, of course, lots of food. Register before we SELL OUT! We look forward to seeing …


Co-Ed Challah Bake with Back from Birthright Israel and Project 613!

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5TH @ 7:00 PM IN THE GOLDCOAST NEIGHBORHOOD Join JUF’s Back from Birthright Israel & Project 613 for a culinary experience unlike no other: Challah Making! YP Men & Women are invited to roll up your sleeves and pump those muscles to create a true masterpiece: CHALLAH! You will get to hang with …


Summer 2018 BBQ

Project 613 Annual Young Professional Summer Rooftop BBQ at DrumBar! Wow! What a night! The Project 613 Summer Rooftop BBQ was such an incredible event. Over 150 incredible YP’s enjoyed the crowd, the gorgeous weather on a stunning rooftop patio, fun PHOTOBOOTH stations, awesome Kosher BBQ, fine wine & beer…and of course…those brownies! Special thanks to our …