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The Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore at JFS Programs in March

Check your March calendar and be sure to jot down these 11 interactive, entertaining, and informative programs offered through The Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore at JFS. Plan to invite friends, family, and neighbors to participate in these programs.

The Tepper Foundation Awards $30,000 Grant to JFS

The Tepper Foundation pledged its support to JFS by awarding a $30,000 grant. The funds will be utilized for the agency’s programs and services including food, mental health, and supportive housing.

Jewish Family Service Awarded Grant from the Jewish Federation of Atlantic & Cape May Counties

Jewish Family Service of Atlantic & Cape May Counties (JFS) is pleased to have been awarded a $55,000 grant from the Jewish Federation of Atlantic & Cape May Counties. The funds will support the agency’s Outpatient Counseling and Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore care coordination programs.

NFI & The Brown Family Golf Tournament Benefits JFS & Katz JCC

Get ready to tee off at the NFI & The Brown Family Golf Tournament, benefitting JFS and Katz JCC, on Monday, May 20 at our new location – the sprawling Atlantic City Country Club. A must-attend community event, JFS and JCC partner to raise funds for essential programs and services.

The Hearst Foundations Awards $100,000 Grant to JFS

The Hearst Foundations pledged its support to JFS by awarding a generous $100,000 grant. The funds will be utilized through the agency’s Atlantic Homeless Alliance (AHA) program which works cohesively with individuals and families who may be homeless or experiencing housing instability.

The Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore Programs in February - Activities to Enjoy on Cold Winter Days

Here’s your chance to enjoy 11 interactive, informative, and entertaining virtual and in-person programs in February, offered through The Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore at JFS. Plan to invite your friends, family, and neighbors to participate in these activities.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service - January 15 - Family Volunteer Opportunities

On Monday, January 15 from 10am to noon, JFS will offer an array of volunteer opportunities to recognize the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service. Click the headline above for complete information.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service - January 15 - Family Volunteer Opportunities

On Monday, January 15 from 10am to noon, JFS will offer an array of volunteer opportunities to recognize the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service. Click the headline above for complete information.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service on January 15 - Family Volunteer Opportunities

Ring in the New Year with These Six Programs Presented by The Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore at JFS

Lets kick-off the new year with six unique, interactive and entertaining in-person and virtual programs in January offered through The Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore at JFS. Plan to invite your friends, family and neighbors to participate in these programs.

Marichelle Sunseri Named Director of Grants & Accounting for JFS

Marichelle Sunseri has been appointed to the position of Director of Grants & Accounting for JFS. In this multi-faceted role, Marichelle will work collaboratively with the grants team to develop strategies, provide financial acumen for applications, and oversee progress to ensure timeliness of reports. In addition, she will monitor the status of each submission and make certain budgets are reflective of grants awarded to the agency.

JFS Friends Fundraising Campaign - Your Support Needed to Reach Our Goal

For JFS to meet the needs of people within the community, we rely on the generosity of donors. That’s why as we host the final Friends Campaign of the year, we hope to count on your support for JFS to achieve its goal by raising an additional $12,250.

Friends Foundation for the Aging Awards Grant to JFS

The Friends Foundation for the Aging (FFA) continues its support of JFS by awarding a $30,000 grant to benefit supportive housing case management services for community members age 65 or older. The project will serve 75 older adults of which 25 will receive FFA-funded assistance including assessing financial standing, health care coverage, social services, programs and more.

JFS Annual Turkey Drive -- Agency Able to Provide 675 Meals Throughout the Holiday Season

With generous support from the community, JFS was once again able to provide traditional Thanksgiving dinners to residents in need. During October and November, JFS collected donations which affords the agency the opportunity to provide 675 meals, including nearly 100 additional bags of food still available for families in need, for the upcoming holidays.

Dance the Early Evening Away at the Holiday Social Hosted by The Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore at JFS

On the heels of last year’s successful Holiday Social, The Lynn Kramer Village by the Shore at JFS will once again host the event on Thursday, December 14 from 4pm to 6pm at the Katz JCC Auditorium, 501 North Jerome Avenue in Margate.

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