Sarasota Herald Tribune: Teens spearhead effort to collect supplies at JFCS of the Suncoast for Afghan refugees
JFCS of the Suncoast is working with the Clearwater-based Gulf Coast JFCS on its mission to welcome as many as 300 Afghan refugees to the Tampa Bay area. Click here to read the full article.
Beginning immediately, JFCS of the Suncoast (JFCS) will provide free mental health counseling to any staff of Sarasota County and Manatee County hospitals. The surge in COVID-related hospitalizations and deaths has placed an enormous burden on hospital personnel. Counseling is available to the staff at Sarasota Memorial Health Care System,
In honor of many generous individuals and several monumental milestones, JFCS is hosting a 35th Anniversary celebration at Michael’s On East, on Sunday, December 5 at 5:30 p.m. A commemorative tribute to the organization’s significant contributions to the community will occur during the celebration. Tickets are available for purchase on
SRQ Magazine: Make an Impact This Holiday Season: Donate to the JFCS Adopt-a-Family and Adopt-a-Senior Campaigns
For the past 16 years JFCS of the Suncoast has been spreading holiday cheer to many of its clients through its annual Adopt-a-Family and Adopt-a-Senior campaigns. Both programs provide donated holiday gifts, including clothing, shoes, books and gift cards, to underserved seniors, youth and families. Last year, in a continued
The JFCS of the Suncoast has appointed Ron Katz as its new chief development officer. Katz will collaborate with JFCS leadership to enhance the agency’s financial sustainability through the implementation of an annual fundraising plan and donor cultivation and stewardship. Click here to read the full article.
The Jewish Family and Children’s Services of the Suncoast recognized that hospital workers need a break — or at least someone to talk to after losing patients or surviving COVID-19. The group is offering free mental health counseling to local healthcare staff to any staff of hospitals in Sarasota and
Aging adults were among the people affected by feelings of isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic. Jewish Family and Children Services of the Suncoast adapted its programs at the beginning of the pandemic to serve vulnerable older adults in the community, it said in a news release. “We worked tirelessly to
The JFCS of the Suncoast is providing free mental health counseling to any staff of Sarasota County and Manatee County hospitals because of the surge in COVID-related hospitalizations and deaths. Counseling is available to staff at Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, Venice Regional Bayfront Health, Englewood
SRQ Magazine: JFCS of the Suncoast’s Ignite Program Selected in a national evaluation project for the responsible fatherhood program
The Responsible Fatherhood grant is one of two grants awarded to JFCS of the Suncoast by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services to fund its entire Ignite program, which promotes “strong, healthy family formation and maintenance, responsible fatherhood and parenting, and economic stability.” Click here to read the entire article.