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Nominations for the 2024 JFCS MOSAIC Awards are NOW OPEN. If you know someone who should be recognized for being a leader, changemaker or humanitarian, CLICK HERE >


Join Us Thursday, May 14,
at the Mellwood Art Center

The JFCS MOSAIC Awards recognizes refugee and immigrants in Greater Louisville who have made an impact their community. Join us as we celebrate the diversity and accomplishments of these individuals as they help build the City of Louisville and Commonwealth of Kentucky into a brighter, more inclusive place.

Over the past 18 years, we have honored 80 immigrants, refugees and first-generation Americans who now call Louisville home and have made a difference in the community.

The JFCS MOSAIC Awards is the signature fundraising dinner event for Jewish Family & Career Services. All proceeds from the directly supports the critical work we do with our clients and their families.

If you know someone who should be recognized for a 2024 MOSAIC Awards, nominations are currently being accepted. To nominate someone, click here >

If you or your company would like to be a sponsor of the 2024 MOSAIC Awards, contact Courtney Evans at:

For any questions or inquiries about this event, please contact Volunteer & Events Manager Avery Markel.

See photos from the 2023 MOSAIC Awards on our Flickr site here >

Congratulations to our 2023 Honorees:

  • Natalia Bishop: Investor | Founder | Inclusive Innovation & Entrepreneurship Leader, University of Louisville – Health Equity Innovation Hub
  • Luis de León: Journalist, Musician & Visual Artist, La Esquina
  • Victor Eddie: Clinical Counselor, New Hope International
  • Maha Kolko: Sponsorship Developer, Kentucky Refugee Ministries
  • State Representative Nima Kulkarni: Managing Attorney, Indus Law Firm


All proceeds from the JFCS MOSAIC Awards directly supports the critical work we do with our clients and their families. Through your support, you are helping expand their possibilities and create a stronger community.

Thank You Table Sponsors

Temple Shalom
Technology Plus
Robin & Stephen Stratton
Karen & Keith Sherman
Indus Law Firm
The Edwards-Kuhn Family

Maha Kolko
Dr. David Finke & Dr. Helene Finke
University of Louisville Health Equity Innovation Hub
Paula Barmore & Anoosh Shariat

Paula & Michael Grisanti
Jewish Community of Louisville
The Kohn Family
Louisville Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Nueva Fuerza

2022 JFCS MOSAIC Awards

2021 Virtual JFCS MOSAIC Awards