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January 22, 2023

When Star Students Struggle With ADHD

When Star Students Struggle With ADHD

When 15-year-old Cassie's grades started to slip, her mother, Bella, jumped into action to determine if there was a chance they were dealing with ADHD. Read More

January 10, 2023

Family Volunteer Day Makes Giving Back Fun

Family Volunteer Day Makes Giving Back Fun

On December 29, over 50 volunteers from 15 families came together on Family Volunteer Day to help people in need across our community. The event was popular and filled up quickly with families who delighted in the idea of getting their kids to… Read More

January 09, 2023

Havinagala Brings Young Professionals Together for Fun and Fundraising at Punch Bowl Social

Havinagala Brings Young Professionals Together for Fun and Fundraising at Punch Bowl Social

Havinagala, the largest Jewish young adult fundraiser in Atlanta, will take over Punch Bowl Social at The Battery on January 28, 2023, from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. The event raises funds for JF&CS’s PAL Program, Atlanta’s only Jewish Big Brother/Big… Read More

December 30, 2022

Sam Perlman, 2023 Big PAL of the Year

Sam Perlman, 2023 Big PAL of the Year

Congratulations to the 2023 Big PAL of The Year, Sam Perlman! Sam was matched with Asher Fleshel, who was 11 years old at the time. The two quickly became friends, and over the years became more like family. Read More

December 13, 2022

How can an Executive Functioning Coach help my child?

How can an Executive Functioning Coach help my child?

There is a lot of buzz these days about Executive Functioning and how coaching can help kids, teens and adults. But what exactly are Executive Functioning Skills, and why should parents care? Read More

December 12, 2022

Lev's Journey: "I came to the US with no money. Today, I have lots of help from JF&CS. I am very lucky."

Lev's Journey: "I came to the US with no money. Today, I have lots of help from JF&CS. I am very lucky."

Born into a life of war, poverty, and antisemitism, Lev never stopped looking at the bright side of life. Read More

December 11, 2022

Heartfelt Client Stories Celebrated at Community of Giving

Heartfelt Client Stories Celebrated at Community of Giving

On Nov 29, Giving Tuesday, more than 300 viewers joined JF&CS for a journey into the lives of three clients who had been supported by our services. Hosted by Atlanta media maven, Mara Davis, the event brought the focus back to the client stories… Read More

December 06, 2022

Need a Mitzvah Project? We've got you covered!

Need a Mitzvah Project? We've got you covered!

Do you have a child with a Bar or Bat Mitzvah coming up? JF&CS has lots of options for kids to create a mitzvah project. Read More