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 […]

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 […]

November Tribute Gifts

Arnie Berman donated in honor of Erwin Farkas, Chris Rosenthal and Bonnie Jaffe. Rena Glaser made a gift in honor of Arnie Berman; in memory of Etta and Manson Lambright’s son, Joe; and in memory of Merle Green. Stephanie Greenstein contributed in honor of Helen Adler’s 91st birthday. Jay and Melissa Krasnow donated in honor […]

JFS Leaders Featured on TCJewFolk

As a leader in her field, JFS Care Manager Bonnie Jaffe, RN was featured on a TCJewFolk podcast about the generation-to-generation education series being offered at Sholom. Click here to listen to the discussion about aging in place. CEO Ruth Olkon was also interviewed twice. Click here to view her interview regarding her return to […]

JFS Seeks Candidates for Leadership Position

With the impending retirement of our beloved colleague Chris Rosenthal, we have begun the search for a new Director of Aging Services. The purpose of the position is to supervise staff and services of the Aging and Disability Services Department. The primary qualifications for the position include: Master’s degree in social work or RN licensed […]