JFS is also proud of its family of named funds. Contributions throughout the year can be designated directly to these funds. Minimum balance for a named fund is $10,000. JFS welcomes you and your family to consider establishing a named fund.
Current Family Funds:
Nathan J and Ruth Goldberg Memorial Fund – for the benefit of children and youth.
Harry Lebman, MD. Memorial Fund – to provide services to seniors
The Morris & Ruth Malett Summer Internship Fund – provides a paid internship to a college student whose area of academic interest is in Judaic studies, human services or a field relevant to the work of Jewish Family Service.
Schloss-Levy Memorial Fund – support services to the frail elderly
The Elaine Simon Endowment for Jewish Family Life Education Fund – to provide funding for promoting individuals and family growth, to strengthen healthy relationships and enrich Jewish identity.
Karyn H. Sykes Memorial Fund – to support the creative pursuits of children in need
Other Funds at Jewish Family Service
Aging Fund – provides services for the aging.
Children's Fund – agency programming related to children.
Emergency Family Assistance Fund – provides emergency assistance in times of crisis
Endowment Fund – to support all of the agency programs
Training & Development Fund – to provide ongoing education to agency staff and Board
Loan Fund – to provide last resort, interest-free loans to clients in financial need
Bereavement Fund – provides bereavement services.
Jewish Hospice Fund – provides training for social workers.
Wolk Foundation Fund – provides counseling services.
If you would like to make a donation to any of the above funds, please designate your gift to the appropriate fund by filling in the comments box of the online donation form.