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Sarasota herald Tribune: JFCS of the Suncoast to host Stand Down on Saturday for the benefit of homeless veterans

JFCS of the Suncoast is hosting Stand Down, a benefit for homeless veterans, on June 26 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Sarasota County Fairgrounds on Fruitville Road in Sarasota. Click here...
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JFCS to Provide 1,800 meals to Community Members Impacted by COVID-19

Thank you SRQ Magazine for helping us get the word out, and the meals in the hands of the community members who need them! https://www.sarasotamagazine.com/news-and-profiles/2021/03/jfcs-to-prove-1-800-meals-to-community-members-impacted-by-covid-19
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JFCS seeks holiday cheer for local families and seniors struggling due to COVID-19

Young donors having fun shopping for clients. In a year when many in the community are suffering extreme negative economic and emotional effects due to the COVID-19 crisis, JFCS of...
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JFCS Launches Diversity Activity and Coloring Book

Unique partnership with Ringling College students teaches children to respect and include all. (SARASOTA, FL – November 6, 2020) – JFCS of the Suncoast proudly announces the release of “Finding...
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JFCS of the Suncoast

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Volunteer Celebration!

Staff and Board members welcomed with signs, dance and personal Thank yous. With a unique “drive-by” celebration on Thursday, October 22, 2020, from 4:00 to 6:00 pm, our staff and...
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DCF Statewide Auxiliary Aids and Services Plan

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Venice Yacht Club Donates to Building Strong Families Program

Venice Yacht Club Donates to Building Strong Families Program
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Grant for Family Financial Stability Program

https://www.tampabaynewswire.com/2020/09/17/jfcs-receives-united-way-suncoast-grant-for-family-financial-stability-program-90250
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JFCS of the Suncoast provides nearly $500,000 in COVID-19 emergency hardship assistance in Sarasota and Manatee counties

August 26, 2020 JFCS of the Suncoast has disbursed $475,727 since April to families in Sarasota and Manatee counties experiencing financial hardship resulting from COVID-19. JFCS established the JFCS COVID-19 Emergency...
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Flanzer Philanthropic Trust Matching Challenge

https://flanzertrust.org/press-release-louis-and-gloria-flanzer-philanthropic-trust-announces-a-500000-matching-challenge-for-not-for-profit-agencies-in-sarasota-and-the-suncoast-area/
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140 Veterans receive day of reprieve and hope at JFCS Stand Down Event

SARASOTA, Fla. (May 03, 2019) – JFCS and more than 50 other local business and partner agencies came together at the 8th Annual JFCS Stand Down Event, where 140 veterans,...
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Call for Donations JFCS seeks personal care items for homeless Veterans and annual Stand Down Event

SARASOTA, Fla. (Feb. 21, 2019) – JFCS is seeking donations of personal care items to give to homeless veterans as part of its 8th Annual Stand Down event, scheduled for...
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JFCS Adopt-a-Family Program Milestones 270 local children receive gifts valued at more than $26,000

SARASOTA, Fla. (Feb. 1, 2019) –  The 2018 holiday season was made a lot brighter for 270 children thanks to the generosity from more than 80 donors who donated over...
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Adopt-a-Family – JFCS launches seasonal campaign to bring holiday joy to families

SARASOTA, Fla. (October 30, 2018) – With the holiday season around the corner and more families struggling to make ends meet from the impact of Red Tide and employment challenges,...
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Gulf Coast Community Foundation awards JFCS community grant for fundraising, cultural and volunteer event programs

SARASOTA, Fla. (Nov. 25, 2018) -- The Gulf Coast Community Foundation recently awarded JFCS of the Suncoast a $10,000 community grant to support the organization’s fundraising, cultural and volunteer recognition...
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JFCS Announces New Board Chair Elect Dean Miller

Sarasota, Fla. (May 14, 2018) – JFCS of the Suncoast recently announced the appointment of Dean Miller to Board Chair Elect. In this role, Miller will be responsible for coordinating...
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JFCS announces 2018 Board of Directors

Sarasota, Fla. (March 2, 2018) – Rich Segall and Joe Mendels, newly appointed JFCS of the Suncoast Board of Directors’ Co-Chairs, are sharing the leadership role for the 2018 Board...
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JFCS honored with first-ever American Psychological Association accredited internship program

APA recognition marks second milestone for JFCS in one year, including a perfect score from the National Council of Accreditation SARASOTA, Fla. (January 22, 2018) – As further testimony to...
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JFCS CEO Emeritus Rose Chapman announces retirement

SARASOTA, Fla. (January 18, 2018) – JFCS of the Suncoast legendary CEO Emeritus, Rose Chapman, recently announced her retirementeffective January 15, 2018.  Chapman, who led the non-profit organization for 25...
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