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JF&CS Blog


JF&CS Blog

A Respite for Us, a Safe Space for Sophia
January 9, 2018
HALO Swim & Sing offers my husband and I a unique opportunity to have three precious hours to ourselves, knowing that Sophia is happy and safe in a beautiful space with engaging staff and volunteers.

Everybody Could Use a JF&CS
January 2, 2018
Jackie, a long-time JF&CS supporter, is part of a growing trend of younger individuals and families who are crafting estate plans to include charities like JF&CS that are meaningful to them.

Adoption Resources Receives Grant from Krupp Family Foundation for LGBTQ Equality Project
December 28, 2017
Adoption Resources plans to mitigate the financial burden and financial risk of adoption for LGBTQ families, boost the program’s capacity to provide LGBTQ-inclusive services, and provide support to LGBTQ adoptive families through community outreach and education programming.

My Road To Independence
December 27, 2017
Ann's mom supported her desire to move out, but neither of them knew where to start. Then, her mom suggested that they contact JF&CS.

Meet Joan Ingersoll, Vice President of Disability Services
December 26, 2017
My personal vision is that every one of our participants finds purpose, friendship, community, joy, and meaning in their lives.

Donor Advised Fund Simplifies Giving
December 21, 2017
What does Debby Stein Sharpe like about giving through her Donor Advised Fund? In short, everything.

True Communal Joy for Elders at Chanukkah
December 20, 2017
This past Sunday, we celebrated the 12th Annual Friendly Visitor Chanukkah Celebration sponsored by Claire and Norton Sherman, of blessed memory.

Letter from Our Senior VP of Institutional Advancement
December 19, 2017
“Your future is whatever you make it, so make it a good one.” Wendy Wilsker reflects on how JF&CS works hard to do just that.

Different Cultures, Same Sacrifice
December 14, 2017
JF&CS Shoulder to Shoulder delegation visits Israel to learn more about resiliency programs supporting military members and their families.

Many Clergy Voices Send One Important Message
December 12, 2017
As we prepare to light Chanukkah candles during this darkest period of the year, we are thrilled to announce that more than 100 rabbis and cantors have signed on to the Many Voices, One Message Campaign.

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