February Support Groups, Free and Open to the Public

Dementia Caregivers Group meets second and fourth Monday of each month, February 10 and 24, 3:00-4:00 p.m., Community Room, Sholom East Shaller Campus, 740 Kay, St. Paul. Grief East Metro Group meets on the first Wednesday of each month, February 5 at Sholom East Shaller Campus, 740 Kay, St. Paul. West Metro Group meets on the […]

End of Life Conversations Series Offered

“Who Speaks for Me?” a free two-part series about end of life conversations will be offered at JFS. Join the series for the movie “Being Mortal” on Thursday, February 13, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Board Room at JFS. There will be a post-movie discussion facilitated by JFS Care Manager Bonnie Jaffe, RN, […]

Making an Impact – Employment Services Client Earns Paid IT Internship

In the Making an Impact series, clients and services are featured to expand awareness of the wide array of help available at JFS and to ensure donors understand the lives they touch and the difference they make throughout the community. Client names have been changed to protect their confidentiality. This month’s story comes from our Employment Services […]

JFS Awarded BOND Grant

Again in 2020, JFS will be the recipient of an $8,000 grant from Branching Out in New Directions (BOND) to benefit the Employment Services program. “We are very happy to continue to contribute to JFS’s effort to help people complete their education or occupational training in order to advance themselves or return to the workforce,” […]

Advocating Your Values

JFS will co-sponsor “Advocating Your Values,” an advocacy training event sponsored and hosted by Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Minneapolis. The event will take place 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. Sunday, February 23, in the Community Room at JFCS (5905 Golden Valley Road, Golden Valley). Registration begins at 12:30 p.m. The event is also co-sponsored […]

REEL People, REAL Lives Documentary Film Series

JFS is offering the REEL People, REAL Lives documentary film series that will explore a diverse array of stories while introducing the audience to a fascinating assortment of people facing and seeing their way through various life hurdles. The first film in the series will be “Deej,” presented on Sunday, February 9, from 1:00 to […]