Employment and Financial Services Expands

JFS announces the expansion of its Employment Services and Emergency Financial Assistance programs. Thanks to a grant from the Yad B’Yad campaign of St. Paul Jewish Federation, the Employment Services program is now supported by a full-time staff person to help people search for employment, develop a resume, improve interview skills, earn additional training and […]

Emergency Financial Assistance Expands

JFS announces the expansion of its emergency financial assistance program. Thanks to a grant from the St. Paul Jewish Federation Yad B’Yad fundraising campaign, current JFS clients, members of the St. Paul Jewish community, and people who live or work in the West Seventh St. Paul neighborhood are eligible for up to $1,000 in assistance […]

Financial Assistance Qualifications Broadened

JFS Emergency Financial Assistance is now available to individuals who live or work in the West 7th neighborhood of St. Paul. To qualify for up to $1,000 in assistance, you must meet one of these criteria: be a current JFS client, live in the greater St. Paul area, be a member of the St. Paul […]

Making an Impact – COVID Drives Record Unemployment

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. School teachers in Minnesota have remained busy this […]