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Feb 27, 2013

IN THE NEWS: Richard Dreyfuss addresses stigma of mental illness


Richard Dreyfuss spoke to a crowd of over 400 people at a fundraiser aimed at breaking the stigma of mental illness. His speech was part of the inaugural Reflections of Hope Luncheon which was hosted by the Ruth Rales Jewish Family Service and benefited the Welcome Home program.

Feb 26, 2013

IN THE NEWS: Ruth Rales Jewish Family Service Holds Unique Graduation

Sun Sentinel

Feb 15, 2013

Ruth Rales Jewish Family Service Restructures Holocaust Survivor Care to Meet Growing Needs

Jan 23, 2013

IN THE NEWS: Polo Club raises funds for Ruth Rales program


Jan 3, 2013

Richard Dreyfuss to Keynote New JFS Luncheon on Breaking the Stigma of Mental Illness

Dec 12, 2012

$1M Gift Names the "Jacobson Family Food Pantry at JFS"

JFS is pleased to announce a new $1 million gift for the “Jacobson Family Food Pantry at JFS.” Anne and Norman Jacobson’s gift coincides with the opening of JFS’ new food pantry in a 2,600 sq. ft. warehouse space.

Dec 11, 2012

IN THE NEWS: Composer visits area, meets survivors

Jewish Journal

Nov 29, 2012

IN THE NEWS: Food Pantry Expands to Serve the Needy


A food pantry with a grocery delivery service will also allow patrons to shop onsite at its new warehouse in Delray Beach. The new "Food Pantry at JFS," or Jewish Family Service, consists of 2,600 square feet of ceiling-to-floor shelving, including a kosher section, a walk-in refrigerator, loading dock, shopping area and packing tables.

Nov 19, 2012

IN THE NEWS: Jewish Community Takes Food-Stamp Challenge to Understand the Hungry


A few dozen Palm Beach County Jews found it almost impossible to eat fresh foods last week. Their diet: Peanut butter, beans, bread and eggs, pasta and sauce, tuna.

Nov 15, 2012

IN THE NEWS: Taking the Food Stamp Challenge

Jewish Journal

Nov 9, 2012

JCRC & JFS Unite to Fight Hunger with the Jewish Food Stamp Challenge

Starting Sunday November 11, some locals will be drastically changing the way they eat for a week, and not out of concern with their own health or vanity.

Nov 5, 2012

IN THE NEWS: Class Helps Residents Stay Up to Date on Tablets, Smartphones

Sun Sentinel

Oct 25, 2012

IN THE NEWS: Local Grant Aids Needy Holocaust Survivors

Jewish Journal

In honor of its founder and president, NEXT GENERATIONS, a Boca Raton-based organization comprised of children and grandchildren of Holocaust victims, has established The Nancy Dershaw Grant for Holocaust Survivors in Need.

Oct 23, 2012

Medical Care with Nurse Practitioner Now Available at JFS Delray Center

Oct 19, 2012

Mature Drivers: Get a Better “CarFit” in Delray 9 am–Noon on November 2, 2012

A special opportunity to help mature drivers stay safe on the road is coming to the Weisman Delray Community Center on November 2, 2012, from 9:00 am to Noon. CarFit, a free safety checkup to see how well vehicles “fit” their older drivers.

Oct 18, 2012

Ruth Rales JFS Annual Gala Heads to Hollywood

Oct 14, 2012

Pantry works to feed the hungry

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