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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.

JFS Card Party Raises $12,000 for Village by the Shore

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.

Rosh Hashanah Honey For A Sweet New Year

Wish your family, friends and colleagues a sweet and good New Year! Send an 8 oz. gift jar of pure, Kosher honey.

10th Annual Marc L. Rosenberg Bike Ride to Benefit JFS - Community Invited to Participate

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.

JFS Currents Summer 2017 Newsletter

Stay up-to-date on what's happening at JFS through our Summer 2017 Newsletter.

30th Annual JFS House Tour Raises $45,000

​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.

Susan G. Komen ® Central and South Jersey Affiliate Funds JFS Women’s Health Network for Seventh Year

​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.

Horizon Foundation for New Jersey Grants $25,000 to JFS for Wellness Network

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.

JFS vs JCC Golf Tournament Raises $45,000 for Agencies

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.

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