Author name: Lisa Mason

JFS Café Europa: Connecting Holocaust Survivors Online

Throughout the pandemic, we’ve felt the impact that social isolation has had on our health and emotional wellbeing especially among our most vulnerable groups. Staying connected continues to be a challenge for many older persons who are not yet ready or able to meet in-person. For JFS’ hundreds of Holocaust survivors, the adjustment to online

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A Message of Support for Ukraine

As an organization that serves individuals and families from different countries and ethnic backgrounds–many with personal experiences of fleeing genocide and war–JFS urges you to support each other and pray for peace during this troubling time. Threats to a country’s sovereignty and attacks on its people have lasting humanitarian consequences that require global support. We’ve

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JFS’ Seymour Nussenbaum Reflects on Congressional Gold Medal

Honoring the past and its impact on the future This month, we caught up with Seymour Nussenbaum (98), a JFS Kosher Meals on Wheels recipient and World War II Veteran, who spoke to us about a recent bill signed into law by President Biden. The bill will honor two top-secret World War II military units

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