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Ted Flaum Named New Executive Director of JFS St. Paul

Judy Brier and Leslie Hahn, co-presidents of Jewish Family Service of St. Paul and Eli Skora, executive director of t...

Judy Brier and Leslie Hahn, co-presidents of Jewish Family Service of St. Paul and Eli Skora, executive director of the Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul are pleased to announce the appointment of Ted Flaum as the new executive director of JFS. Ted succeeds Rena Waxman, current executive director, retired at the end of the year. Ted began his position in February 2014. Read more about Ted here.

 

DASHing Towards Service

The newest volunteer community at Jewish Family Service of Seattle challenges its members to DASH - dare to act, serv...

The newest volunteer community at Jewish Family Service of Seattle challenges its members to DASH - dare to act, serve and help - towards service. The group formed as part of an initiative to engage those 40 and under in volunteer work. For its latest project, DASH is hosting an online registry to benefit Refugee & Immigrant Service Center clients. Over the course of the drive, DASH will collect small housewares to furnish homes for newly arriving refugees. The drive runs through April 13 and includes an in-person happy hour and shopping trip to City Target on March 20th.

An Honest Look at Mental Illness

Jewish Family Services of Greater Hartford is proud to sponsor this important conversation about mental illness. Too ...

Jewish Family Services of Greater Hartford is proud to sponsor this important conversation about mental illness. Too many people - children and adults - are not getting the help they need because of the stigma, lack of information, and confusion about where to go and how to pay for treatment.
 
Join JFS Greater Hartford and hundreds of other concerned people for An Honest Look at Mental Illness Friday, March 7th at The Bushnell.