August 2014 FUNDING FOR OUR SERVICES DOESN’T GROW ON TREES Welcome to our GO GREEN MEMBERSHIP CAMPAIGN. JFCS strives to be good stewards of the resources that you and other supporters have so generously provided on behalf of the 9,000+ clients whom we helped last year. We are sending you this email because you appreciate web news and contributing via the internet, […]
July 2014 Pizza for the Pantry A tasty way to give back Join us for Pizza for the Pantry on Sunday, August 17, from noon to 2 p.m., at Wick’s on Goose Creek. There will be tons of pizza and fun for everyone! We will be serving cheese and veggie pizza and soft drinks (dine in […]
Food Pantry Suggestions for September • Canned tomatoes • Canned fruit • Canned potatoes • Snack sized items for child’s lunch • Toilet paper We are only able to accept items that are in their original packaging and within their noted expiration dates. Contact Kim Toebbe for more information.
Food Pantry Suggestions for August • Toilet paper • Canned fruit cocktail • Canned potatoes • Cold cereal We are only able to accept items that are in their original packaging and within their noted expiration dates. Contact Kim Toebbe for more information.
Our upcoming college application essay workshop can ease the worries of writing an entrance essay. The workshop will help relieve student stress and get them prepared for writing an essay for any college application or scholarship. The workshop will be held Tuesday, September 16, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. The workshop will be conducted by […]
Jeff Morris is the founder of CareerDFW.org (Dallas-Ft. Worth) and Career USA.org, which are websites created to assist the unemployed and under-employed. He will be at JFCS on Thursday, August 21 at 5:30 p.m. to share his top career tips from his book, What I’ve Learned About YOUR JOB SEARCH That You May Not Know. […]
Food Pantry Suggestions for July • Toilet paper • Small boxes of raisins • Canned potatoes, fruit and spinach • Shelf-stable milk We are only able to accept items that are in their original packaging and within their noted expiration dates. Contact Kim Toebbe for more information.
Last week, we talked about the role that the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) plays in providing services at JFCS and why their funding is in jeopardy. As the conclusion to this series, let’s look at how that affects JFCS clients and our community. The Impact on Clients In the last five years, 13,383 […]
Yesterday’s blog post discussed the role that the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) plays in providing services at JFCS. We promised more information, so now we’d like to go into more detail about what’s happening right now. Check in with us on Sunday to learn more about how these cuts will directly affect refugees and […]
If you know much about JFCS, you know that we are committed to the Jewish tradition of welcoming the stranger. One of the most prominent ways we do this is through our annual MOSAIC Awards, which is an event to recognize outstanding contributions made to our community by “International Americans,” those immigrants and refugees who […]