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Todd Bolich Named JFS Director of Information Technology

JFS is pleased to announce the appointment of Todd Bolich to the position of Director of Information Technology. In his position at the agency, Todd is responsible for managing the JFS computer system infrastructure, copiers and printers, associated network support systems and hardware, and telephone system.

JFS Launches Bridges to Employment and HEDS Case Management

JFS strives to offer innovative programs and services for clients. Bridges to Employment and HEDS Case Management reflect the agency’s commitment to further assisting community residents with critical support to help empower their lives.

JFS Currents - Summer Newsletter Available Now

Stay up-to-date with everything happening at JFS, including the agency's response to the COVID-19 health crisis, new Bridges to Employment program and changes to this year's fundraising events.

Gormley and Levine Families Generously Give $10,000 and Time to Assure Atlantic County Residents are Fed and Safe

Former New Jersey Senator William Gormley and his family along with Atlantic City Attorney Lee Levine and his family presented a generous donation of $10,000 to JFS. In addition to the generous financial contribution, the Gormley and Levine families gathered their kids and grandkids to give their time to deliver bags of food to community members in need.

MANNA at the Shore Makes $1,800 Donation to JFS

“This charitable contribution from MANNA at the Shore truly reflects how non-profits work cohesively with a singular commitment – to help our neighbors in need,” said Andrea Steinberg, JFS Chief Executive Officer.

Virtual Village by the Shore Programs in August

Enjoy some cool JFS Village by the Shore virtual programs during this hot summer season. Here’s your chance to participate in unique and entertaining activities while continuing to socialize safely at home. In August, the Village will host eight interactive, thought-provoking and creative programs for you.

Support Village by the Shore with a House Tour Donation

Due to the pandemic, JFS has made the difficult decision to cancel this year's House Tour. We need your support to help those most vulnerable at this time. Donate what you would have spent on a ticket, raffle or sponsorship and help us raise critical funds for older-adult programs and services.

Steven Marchiano & Judith Rios Recognized by NJ Association of Mental Health and Addiction Agencies

JFS Chief Financial Officer Steven Marchiano and Accountant Judith Rios were recently recognized for their outstanding community work with the New Jersey Association of Mental Health and Addiction Agencies, Inc.

Virtual Village by the Shore Programs in July

The JFS Village by the Shore virtual programs are sizzling this summer season. Here’s your chance to enjoy fun, unique activities while continuing to socialize safely at home. In July, the Village will host eight interactive, thought-provoking and creative programs.

Installations, Recognition & Awards Celebrated at Annual Meeting

Staff, board members, volunteers and donors virtually came together to install new officers, honor donors and celebrate volunteers. The program also highlighted the diligent work being performed by JFS staff during the COVID-19 health crisis.

Volunteer Opportunities at Jewish Family Service

Volunteerism is the backbone of any non-profit agency, and JFS is no different. With more than 8,000 clients assisted throughout the year, including more than 200 older adults, JFS volunteers are valued members of our organization. Learn more about how you can get involved.

33rd Annual JFS House Tour Goes on Hiatus, Attendees May Redirect Support to COVID-19 Relief Fund

For more than 30 years, the first Monday in August signified the JFS House Tour, which provided hundreds of guests with a rare opportunity to explore luxurious Downbeach homes while raising money for JFS essential services. However, with the health and safety of our guests, volunteers and staff in mind, JFS has made the difficult decision to forgo the highly-anticipated August 3rd event this year.

JFS Receives Grant from Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey for $60,000 to Fund Wellness Network and COVID-19 Relief Fund

For years, the JFS Wellness Network has provided a lifeline for more than 500 Atlantic County residents who have one or more chronic conditions and experience barriers to care. The Wellness Network encourages individuals to identify healthier personal goals, create care plans and adopt self-management practices.

JFS Annual Meeting goes Virtual on June 10

Join JFS for a virtual celebration, including the state of the agency, installation of new board officers and directors, and an update on our COVID-19 emergency response. We will also recognize our generous donors and volunteers for their dedication and support. To RSVP, click here.

June Village by the Shore Programs Keep Seniors Virtually Connected

If you’re looking to enjoy some fun, unique virtual programming and a chance to socialize while safely at home, then the JFS Village by the Shore events are for you. In June, the Village will feature interactive programs for your mind, body and creative skills as well as a chance to showcase your musical talents.

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