About Us

Chabad of East Lakeview  is a vibrant Jewish center located in the heart of Chicago's beautiful Lakeview neighborhood.  Regardless of your background or affiliation, we hope you will join us for a true Jewish experience.  Enjoy uplifting Friday night dinners and services, delve into our challenging and relevant adult education offerings, present your kids with an exciting Jewish learning venue, and participate in our holiday celebrations. 


Our Mission statement: 

Chabad of East Lakeview is dedicated to providing every Jew regardless of background, philosophy or level of commitment, an open door environment for strengthening and enhancing Jewish family life. Chabad serves individuals and families looking for an anchor and non-judgmental, accepting, personalized Jewish experience.

Chabad is enthusiastic about offering meaningful Jewish experience, education and renewal opportunities for all men, women and children.

Chabad offers "Judaism with a Smile," and a home away from home for everyone who walks through its doors.


Our programming takes place at 
Chabad East Lakeview Community Center: 615 W. Wellington Ave. Chicago IL 60657
Call us at (773) 495-7127 or email us at [email protected]

We look forward to welcoming you!
Rabbi Dovid & Devorah Leah Kotlarsky ~ Directors 
Rabbi Baruch & Mrs. Chanie Hertz ~ Founders