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JF&CS Blog


JF&CS Blog

JF&CS Awarded $10,000 Grant from Eastern Bank
January 25, 2018
We are proud to announce that JF&CS has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation’s Targeted Grant program for CERS.

Your Elder Experts: Providing Answers and Assistance
January 23, 2018
Andrew and Jeff know just how daunting the process of caring for a sick loved one can be, but they both agree: pick up the phone and call.

Taking the Lead: Supporting People Impacted by Dementia
January 18, 2018
A memory café is a social gathering for individuals living with dementia and their care partners. Last year, JF&CS helped support the spread of cafés with its introduction of the Massachusetts Memory Café Toolkit.

Donor Profile: Cindy & Rubin Gruber The Importance of Giving Back
January 11, 2018
While Cindy’s Jewish values influenced her decision to give to JF&CS, she was quick to point out that “Jewish values are universal human values that we should all share as citizens of the Earth.”

My Journey to Motherhood
January 9, 2018
My name is Kate Rooney and I am a recent graduate of Jewish Family & Children’s Service Healthy Families program. I would like to share my story with you, in the form of snapshot moments over the past four years.

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.

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.

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.

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