JFS’ Lights of Love Burn Brighter Every Year

JFS’ Lights of Love burn bigger and brighter with every passing year! It began as an experiment that brought 50 of our neighbors a little...

JFS Connecting Hearts’ Event Connects Fun and Mission

JFS Connecting Hearts’ third annual kick-off event for Adoption Awareness Month returned this year “brew and improved” with a new name and the same...

JFS in the Community

By Morgan Goad Associate Director of Development Jewish Family Services JFS is busy with a number of new and returning community programs this fall! A Hand to...

Lights of Love Lit for a Third Year

We are thrilled to announce that Lights of Love is returning for a third year! The program is designed to help bring holiday warmth...

Caring for an Aging Richmond

An estimated 10,000 Baby Boomers turn 65 every day in the U.S. When Boomers get together, conversations often turn to caring for their aging parents,...

JFS holds 172nd Annual Meeting

Jewish Family Services celebrated our 172nd Annual Meeting this year on June 15. A year’s experience with Zoom showed: the brisk meeting zoomed by, with...

Partnership for Behavioral Health in the East End

Ever since JFS’ predecessor, the Ladies Hebrew Association, added “Benevolent” to their name and began serving the community beyond its own members, we have...

JFS staff is dreaming of Summer!

The days are longer, the weather is getting warmer, and the flowers are blooming! The JFS staff is dreaming of summer – especially the...

JFS Connecting Hearts partnering with CBS 6

May is National Foster Care Month, and JFS Connecting Hearts is partnering again with CBS 6 on a multimedia awareness campaign! Keep an eye...

Zipporah Cohen honored

During this past Women’s History Month, JFS honored the woman who inspired us through the challenges of the last year – Zipporah Cohen, the...