JFS Stands in Solidarity with AAPI Community          

JFS CEO Ruth Olkon issued a statement condemning hate and violence. “The senseless murder of eight people in the Atlanta area is difficult to comprehend. We extend our sympathy and sorrow to everyone grieving and stand in solidarity with the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities. Through our social service support and advocacy of […]

February Tribute Gifts

Marjorie Sigel donated in memory of Rita Stollman Levin. Brian M. Krasnow contributed to the Brian and Judith R. Krasnow Fund for Senior Services congratulating his cousin on his milestone achievement as Public Safety Director/Police Chief for Plymouth, Minnesota. April Shaw made a gift in honor of Hayley Lande becoming a Bat Mitzvah at Shir […]

Next Chapter Series Meets April 18

The Next Chapter Series will meet on Sunday, April 18 from 10:00 to 11:30AM via Zoom. Women who are navigating mid-life challenges are invited to join this popular series to re-imagine new possibilities for the future and to take the first steps in moving forward. The interactive series will inspire and energize you as you […]

Caregiver Conference Free and Open to the Public

JFS is partnering with JFCS to host Keeping the Spirit Alive, a conference for caregivers supporting a loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia that will be offered on Sunday, May 2 from 9AM to 2:45PM. This bi-annual conference is designed to support caregivers and let them know that they are not alone on their journey. […]

Making an Impact: Art Brings Isolated Senior and Volunteer Together

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. “Kate,” an isolated senior, called to request support and social interaction from a JFS volunteer. She was […]