JFCS News

Deepest Condolences to Family & Friends of Joan Diamond

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Joan Diamond

The board and staff of Jewish Family & Children’s Services of Southern Arizona extend our condolences to the family and friends of Joan Diamond, who died last month. She will be genuinely missed by so many. The Diamond family has made and continues to make such a difference in the lives of so many people in… Read more »

Free Holiday Festival for Kids with Dr. Gulshan Sethi

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Drop by for a little holiday magic! Thursday, December 29, 2016 3:00-5:00 pm Jewish Family and Children’s Services of Southern Arizona 4301 E. 5th St. in Tucson  Featuring the “Sultan of Fun” with “Princess Neelam”  and other amazing performers   Special guest Dr. Gulshan Sethi, heart surgeon and laughter therapy expert, will make you smile!    … Read more »

Help Us Win a $10,000 grant for the Holocaust Survivor Program

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Holocaust Survivor Program

Please help our volunteer Rick Fenwick help JFCS of Southern Arizona win a $10,000 grant for the Holocaust Survivor Program! If you are on Facebook, click this link, and then like the story, and then 3) share it! Judges will pick 6 from the top 20 volunteer essays, which are the ones with the most likes on Facebook. #MyGivingStory

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 »