JFS Continues to Monitor Humanitarian Need for Ukrainians

With President Biden’s announcement last week regarding the admission of 100,000 Ukrainians into the United States, JFS’ national association, the Network Jewish Human Service Association (NJHSA), is leading the focus of Jewish Family Service agency resettlement efforts across the country. NJHSA has already begun planning to support these new arrivals that will likely happen between […]

JFS Awarded Ramsey County Case Management Contract

Ramsey County Health and Wellness Administrative Division has selected JFS as an independent contractor to provide disability, alternative care and elderly waiver case management services through March 2025. This is a continuation of the current contract. “We are thrilled to be able to continue to offer supportive waiver case management to our clients in Ramsey […]

February 2022 Tribute Gifts

Nancy Karasov contributed in honor of Norene Karon’s birthday. Bruce Goodman donated in memory of Tom Marver. Bruce Noyes donated to Passover for All in honor of Phyllis Noyes. Sheldon and Beth Stone gave in memory of Marilynn Valene. Rena and Barry Glaser donated to the Glaser Fund for Senior Services in honor of Lucille […]

Register Now for Next Powerful Tools for Caregivers Class

JFS will offer the popular “Powerful Tools for Caregivers” class each Thursday May 5 through June 9, from 1:00 to 2:30PM at JFS. This six-week educational series has been shown to have a positive impact on caregiver’s health. It is important to take time to care for yourself, so you can be well enough to […]

In Solidarity With Ukraine

As we watch the tragic events unfolding in Ukraine, we stand in solidarity with the people of Ukraine and their right to determine their own future. As the three organizations who proudly served in the resettlement of Russian and Ukrainian people to Minnesota, we stand with them and their families today. Our hearts go out […]

Making an Impact: PEARLS for Caregivers Helps Client Find Time for Self-Care

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. Names have been changed to protect privacy. Suzanne is a loving daughter and wife with a family […]

UCARE Care Coordination Team Receives Perfect Score During Annual Audit

The JFS UCARE care coordination team has done it again. For the second consecutive year, the team has earned a 100 percent compliance score on their annual audit. “The magnitude of this accomplishment cannot be overstated,” said JFS Care Coordination Manager Breanna Bosshart. “We are rated in three cells, or areas. Combined, 100 specific metrics […]

Annual Passover for All Program Seeks Donations and Volunteers

JFS is recruiting volunteers for Passover for All, an annual community outreach effort. In partnership with the Minnesota JCC, kosher-for-Passover food and supplies are provided to families to help them celebrate the holiday. There are three opportunities to help with this outreach effort. First, a gift of $36 will provide one Passover for All bag […]

January Tribute Gifts

Marlene and Lawrence Joseph donated in memory of Walter Baum. Janice and Bill Creamer contributed in memory of Daniel Seth Friedman. Amanda Diamond Ring gave in memory of Daniel Friedman. Daniel and Rona Goldstein gave in memory of Daniel Seth Friedman. Liz and Richard Strimling gave in memory of Herbert Weber. Madee Wilton gave in […]