Since our founding in 1892, the generous support of our community has made the work of Jewish Family Service possible. Your gift is part of a generations-long tradition that makes a world of difference today for individuals and families in their most vulnerable moments.
In addition to our compassionate and caring staff, thousands of donors, foundations, community partners and volunteers support the work of Jewish Family Service each year. View our most recent report here.
The Lamplighter Society recognizes the inspiring example of individuals and families who have contributed to JFS in one or more of the following ways:
The Family Tree Legacy Circle recognizes supporters who have informed us of their intent to leave a bequest to JFS, those of blessed memory who have already left such a gift and those who have made a monetary gift to the JFS Endowment in their lifetime.
There’s no better way to honor the ones you love and respect than with a tribute for weddings, anniversaries, b’nai mitzvahs, birthdays or remembrances. With your minimum tribute of $10, we will send a card acknowledging your thoughtfulness and your gift will support the work of JFS. Contact the Development Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or (206) 461-3240 for assistance or to setup a tribute bank. You can make your tribute online now.
Please consider naming JFS as a beneficiary if your workplace offers a match for cash donations, volunteer hours or both.
Instead of perishable flowers, you can rent our beautiful Food Basket Centerpieces for your next special occasion. Elegantly adorned baskets filled with kosher food or faux fruit come in three sizes. Volunteers assemble and decorate the baskets according to your color choice, then deliver them to your event and pick them up afterward. Contact the Volunteer Services at email@example.com or (206) 861-3155. Or, place your order online now.
Bema basket, $108
Buffet basket, $60
Table basket, $54
Please note: Orders require three weeks’ notice.
When you make a tribute donation of $365 or more, you can honor the ones you love and help feed those who rely on the Polack Food Back every month. Your honoree will receive a tribute card, and both you and your honoree will receive a special day of recognition at the Polack Food Bank. Contact the Development Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or (206) 461-3240 for assistance. Or, make your tribute online now.
Living Our Own Lives: Leaving Russia as a Jewish Family
JFS has a contract to continue resettlement work with HIAS during the Federal Fiscal Year 2019, and we are increasing economic, social and civic integration services to our newest neighbors. Tiny, children’s …
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