Chicago 'Vest Siders' share memories ...

Chicago 'Vest Siders' share memories and give back

There are 1 comment on the Chicago Tribune story from Oct 27, 2008, titled Chicago 'Vest Siders' share memories and give back. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

Tribune reporter They grew up in cramped tenements on Chicago's West Side, selling women's hosiery on Maxwell Street after World War II and digging out snow to make way for winter basketball games.

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melodylane

Skokie, IL

#1 Oct 27, 2008
Please note that this Jewish community does more than donate to Israel. By keeping Jewish Federation funded they support
Mt. Sinai hospital, on the Vest Side, a hospital that was very good and used Jewish Doctors when they couldn't get residencies in the "other" hospitals. Although Jewish doctors now can get internships, residencies and even into fine schools, it still supports the neighborhood, the poor, and those who need help.

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