Browsing Tag: Jewish Family Service

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Jewish Community Partners Pilots School Counselor Collaboration

Once again, Jewish Community Partners (JCP) has served asthe central organization to facilitate a collaborative community effort thatwill benefit Jewish Memphis.In October, VanessaAkeredolu will begin her post as the first joint school counselor servingstudents at Bornblum Jewish Community School (Bornblum) and Margolin HebrewAcademy-Feinstone…

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Barry Israel: Ham Radio is Alive and Well

By Barry IsraelPictured above: This was taken at a friend’s “shack” here in Germantown. My name is Barry Israel and my ham radio call sign is KC4SVR.  I am a proud member of several programs at Jewish Family Services including “special needs” equine therapy, a highly educational…

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Giving Together Impacts Jewish Lives

Pictured Above: Temple Israel’s Institute of Jewish Rock is one of many programs funded in part by Memphis Jewish Federation’s Annual Community Campaign. Pictured here, participating kids joined Nefesh Mountain on the Levitt Shell stage to show off their talents. Doing yoga four or five times a week…

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Working Together to Serve the Most Vulnerable

By Laura Linder and Larry SkolnickPictured above: Jewish Family Service staff members Mary Elizabeth Jones, Bill Monroe, Teresa Hughes, Audrey May, Rashki Osina, Miriam Cauley-Crisp, and Dale Steele pose for a photo in the JFS Kosher Food Pantry. With the MJCC managing JFS and Memphis Jewish Federation securing…

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