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31st Annual JFS House Tour

Once a year, the JFS House Tour held August 6, 2018, gives guests a rare opportunity to see inside some of Ventnor, Margate and Longport’s most breathtaking and uniquely structured homes while supporting a great cause.

Village by the Shore Card Party - August 30th

The Village by the Shore Card Party will take place on August 30, 2018 at Harbor Pines Golf Club.

Village by the Shore Spring Summer 2018 Newsletter

Read the Village by the Shore Spring Summer 2018 Newsletter to learn the latest about Village staff, programs, members and more.

JFS Annual Meeting - June 11

The JFS Annual Meeting will be held June 11th beginning at 6 pm at Linwood Country Club. Cost is $40 per guest.

5th Annual JFS vs JCC Golf Tournament: Rematch set for June 28th

Jewish Family Service (JFS) and The Katz JCC is proud to announce their fifth Golf Tournament, Thursday, June 28 at Linwood Country Club, now under the same ownership as Dock’s Oyster House and the Knife & Fork. Tickets are $225 per golfer and sponsorship opportunities are available. For ticket or sponsorship information or to get involved with the committee, please contact Melissa Vola at 609-822-1167 x 159 or

JFS 2018 Winter Newsletter

Stay up-to-date on events and more!

CORT Supports JFS as Builder Donor

CORT Destination Services, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, has made a multi-year commitment to JFS as a Builder Donor.

JFS Receives $40,000 from Walmart Foundation for Food Pantry

South Jersey is home to unprecedented rates of food insecurity. In particular, Atlantic County (14.8%) has some of the highest food insecurity rates in this area. To help combat food insecurity in the County, The Walmart Foundation has awarded JFS a $40,000 grant for the agency Food Pantry.

JFS Helps Train Law Enforcement

For decades JFS has been working to assist local law enforcement when interacting with consumers. Training covers education on disorders, including symptoms, impact on individual and family, de-escalation techniques and local resources.

Village by the Shore Fall/Winter 2017 Newsletter

Stay up-to-date on Village by the Shore services, events and more.

JFS Hosts Annual Turkey Drive

​With Thanksgiving quickly approaching, JFS is holding its annual Holiday Turkey Drive to provide families with turkeys and trimmings throughout the season.

MLR Friends & Family Bike Ride Raises More Than $4,500 for JFS

A dozen people participated in the 10th Annual Marc L. Rosenberg (MLR) Friends & Family Bike Ride on September 9th, raising more than $4,500 for the Marc L. Rosenberg Memorial Fund at JFS.

$10 Provides Mammogram Incentive to Underserved Women

The JFS Women’s Health Network provides breast health screening and education to hundreds woman (40+) with mental health, literacy and economic challenges. Each woman receives a $10 CVS gift card which can be used to purchase medical necessities. Without this incentive, 500 women might not receive this life-saving screening.

OceanFirst Foundation Donates $20,000 to JFS

OceanFirst Foundation is proud to support JFS as a community partner in 2017. As a Chai Sponsor of the agency, the Foundation granted $20,000 to JFS for Village by the Shore.

Bank of America Grants $15,000 to JFS

To help support the JFS Intake Department, the Food Pantry and hunger relief in the community, the Bank of America Charitable Foundation has awarded a $15,000 grant to JFS.

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