JFCS News

Shalom in Every Home Healthy Family Lecture Series

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Alice Steinfeld

Please join JFCS for a 2-part lecture series that explores the important connection between healthy families and healthy relationships.The LEAH Program of JFCS of Southern Arizona is a proud sponsor of this free-of-charge series. “Maintaining Family Health & Communication” Sunday, November 20, 2016, 10am Jewish Community Center Library, 3800 E. River Rd. Parents and children today have particular challenges to… Read more »

To Tell Our Stories: Holocaust Survivors of Southern Arizona

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To Tell Our Stories

Holocaust Survivors whose autobiographical stories are featured in the JFCS-produced book To Tell Our Stories: Holocaust Survivors of Southern Arizona will read excerpts from their stories and answer questions. Book co-editors Richard Fenwick and Raisa Moroz will discuss the evolution of the book at 2 p.m. on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at the Jewish Community Center, 3800 E. River Rd. in… Read more »

Mel Sherman lecture: “Embracing Culture & Traditions at End of Life”

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“Embracing Culture and Traditions at End of Life” November 4, 2016, 2-4 p.m. at the Jewish Community Center, 3800 E River Road in Tucson How can I be sure my Jewish traditions will be respected? What if I want my family to celebrate me and not mourn me? Two expert speakers will help you answer these questions and… Read more »

Reading at Bookman’s with Holocaust Survivors featured in book

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Holocaust Survivors whose autobiographical stories are featured in the JFCS-produced book “To Tell Our Stories: Holocaust Survivors of Southern Arizona” read excerpts at this special book reading on September 24th at Bookman’s, 6230 E. Speedway in Tucson. Click here to learn more about the book.

Thank you Lovitt & Touché for supporting JFCS clients in need

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Our thanks to Lovitt & Touché for providing service and  support to our clients. Through their C.A.R.E.S. program, the company’s employees contribute to Arizona organizations that positively effect our local economy and communities. JFCS of Southern Arizona is a May/June program partner.

Morgan Crowder Named JFCS Director of Finance

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Morgan Crowder

Morgan P. Crowder, M.S., has been named Director of Finance at JFCS of Southern Arizona. Crowder has more than 15 years of experience in financial roles within complex operations. She was an Air Force officer in charge of funding mission-critical programs, including humanitarian relief efforts and wartime operations. Crowder holds a master’s degree in management… Read more »

Monika Radford Named JFCS Human Resources Manager

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Monika Radford

Monika L. Radford, PHR, SHRM-CP, has been named Human Resources Manager at JFCS of Southern Arizona. Radford has more than 13 years of human resources management experience in developing strategies and procedures aligned with business objectives, organizational development, and talent management. JFCS of Southern Arizona is a non-profit agency that has provided expert social and… Read more »

New video + workbook available to help you write your Ethical Will

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A new video and workbook now are available to help you write your ethical will. Click here for more information.

JFCS joins 1030 KVOI morning show “A Dose of Reality”

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Click here to listen to Dr. Tim Dosemagen’s radio interview with Raisa Moroz and Rick Fenwick about the book they co-edited “To Tell Our Stories: Holocaust Survivors of Southern Arizona.” They were his guests on the 1030 KVOI morning show “A Dose of Reality.”

Matza & More Program benefits families in need

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Nancy Lefkowitz

What would it mean to your family if Passover was out of reach?   Again this year through the JFCS Matza & More program, more than 200 Jewish households in need received Passover baskets of fresh produce, gefillte fish, horseradish, grape juice, and matza ball soup mix; the Haggadot; and personal greeting cards from the students at… Read more »