In the News
Posted on November 22, 2017
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.
Posted on October 30, 2017
Stay up-to-date on Village by the Shore services, events and more.
Posted on October 23, 2017
With Thanksgiving quickly approaching, JFS is holding its annual Holiday Turkey Drive to provide families with turkeys and trimmings throughout the season.
Posted on October 20, 2017
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.
Posted on September 27, 2017
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.
Posted on September 11, 2017
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.
Posted on September 06, 2017
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.
Posted on August 30, 2017
The 4th Annual JFS Card Party, held on August 23, 2017 at Harbor Pines Golf Club raised $12,000 for Village by the Shore. A sold-out room of more than 100 attendees gathered for an afternoon of fun games such as Bridge, Canasta and Mah Jong, as well as vendors, food and prizes.
Posted on August 28, 2017
Wish your family, friends and colleagues a sweet and good New Year! Send an 8 oz. gift jar of pure, Kosher honey.
Posted on August 18, 2017
Do you enjoy long distance bike riding? Join dozens of local community members as they once again gear up to participate in the 10th Annual Marc L. Rosenberg Friends and Family Bike Ride on Saturday, September 9, 2017. This ride is a fundraiser with proceeds benefiting JFS.
Posted on August 16, 2017
Stay up-to-date on what's happening at JFS through our Summer 2017 Newsletter.
Posted on August 16, 2017
Despite the rainy day, those who attended the 30th Annual JFS House Tour on August 7, 2017 enjoyed seeing some of Ventnor, Margate and Longport’s most breathtaking and stunning homes. The annual event raised $45,000 for Village by the Shore.
Posted on July 10, 2017
For a seventh year in a row, JFS has received funding from the Central and South Jersey Affiliate of Susan G. Komen® to help fund the agency’s Women’s Health Network. JFS founded the Women’s Health Network years ago to offer breast health awareness and reduce barriers to mammography diagnostic screenings.
Posted on June 22, 2017
The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey has awarded Jewish Family Service $25,000 for a fifth year of grant funding for the agency’s Wellness Network. Previously known as Advance Your Health, the Wellness Network offers an expansion of services.
Posted on May 22, 2017
On Thursday, May 11th at Linwood Country Club, 90 golfers teed off in a rematch for the trophy, raising more than $45,000 for both agencies. The reigning champions JFS were able to hold onto the title and claimed the trophy for the third time.