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Republic Bank Donates $3,000 to JFS to Benefit County Residents

Republic Bank embraced a community partnership with JFS by presenting the organization with a $3,000 donation. The funds will benefit agency programs that provide community residents with information and guidance to achieve fiscal responsibility and stability.

JFS Office Hours: Week of September 14-18

JFS will be closing at 5 pm on Monday, September 14. Normal business hours (8 am – 8 pm) will resume Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The agency will close at 3 pm on Friday, September 18 in observance of Rosh Hashanah.

Friends Campaign: Your Giving Supports Our Community

Now more than ever, many of our friends, neighbors and family members need support. At JFS, we’ve experienced first-hand the increase in need during this unprecedented and uncertain economic environment, especially in our region, and we’re here to help.

Village by the Shore Card Party Postponed, Virtual Event held this Winter

Due to the ongoing pandemic, JFS has decided to postpone the Card Party and instead offer guests an opportunity to participate in a virtual event later this year. More details will be coming soon. Donations are still requested to support the +200 seniors who rely on Village by the Shore for important programs and services.

The Rothenberg Center for Family Life offers Parental & Educator Programming

The unprecedented impact that the COVID-19 virus has created surrounding the re-opening of schools for parents, teachers and students causes a plethora of uncertainty. JFS and The Rothenberg Center, the educational arm of the agency, are offering free virtual educational workshops for families and teachers.

Virtual Village by the Shore Programs in September

With the summer season quickly coming to a close, JFS will showcase some unique and entertaining activities in September through the Village by the Shore virtual programs. Here’s your chance to participate with friends, family members and neighbors while continuing to socialize safely at home.

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.

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