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

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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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Charlotte P. Graver Fund & Community Foundation of Sarasota County Award $60,000 grant to JFCS for program and event support

Sarasota, FL (January 2, 2018) – JFCS of the Suncoast was recently awarded a $60,000 grant from the Charlotte P. Graver Fund and Community Foundation of Sarasota County to provide support...
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Community Foundation of Sarasota County awards $50,000 grant to JFCS to support families in need

Sarasota, FL (December 21, 2017) – As part of its Season of Sharing program and fund distribution, Community Foundation of Sarasota County recently awarded JFCS of the Suncoast $50,000 to...
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JFCS honors Cooking Matters Program Graduates

SARASOTA, Fla. (September 29, 2017) - Thanks to a special federal grant and partnership with All Faiths Food Bank, JFCS recently honored seven Health Family program participants who “graduated” from...
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JFCS achieves perfect score from Council on Accreditation

As testimony to the JFCS leadership and longstanding commitment to excellence in all facets of its community outreach and support services, JFCS of the Suncoast recently achieved a perfect score...
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JFCS appoints Rabbi Katz as Community Chaplain Grant from The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee funds new position

SARASOTA, Fla. (August 10, 2017) – Joining other Jewish community-based outreach programs across the country, JFCS of the Suncoast recently announced the appointment of Rabbi Jonathan R. Katz as its...
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