National Parkinson's Foundation Presents JF&CS with $10,000
WALTHAM, MA (June 17, 2015) - Jewish Family & Children’s Service is proud to announce that we received a $10,000 grant from the National Parkinson's Foundation for our Parkinson's Family Support programs!
The CEO of the National Parkinson Foundation, Joyce Oberdorf, National Parkinson's Foundation board member Bob Meltzer, and Patrick Nelson of National Parkinson Foundation Boston attended our Parkinson's dance class on June 17 and presented us with a check. Grants and donations like these are critical in helping us do the work we do.
About Jewish Family & Children’s Service
For 150 years, Jewish Family & Children’s Service has provided exceptional human service and health care programs, guided by Jewish traditions of social responsibility, compassion, and respect for all members of the community. With an integrated network of more than 40 programs serving communities throughout Eastern and Central Massachusetts, JF&CS helps people of all faiths and backgrounds meet life’s challenges. JF&CS programs focus on serving particularly vulnerable populations including children and adults with disabilities or mental illness, new mothers and their infants, seniors living with chronic conditions, and people experiencing financial crisis, hunger, or domestic abuse. Visit www.jfcsboston.org for more information.