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April 04, 2019

The Tasting: 20th Anniversary

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The Tasting: 20th Anniversary

Get ready for the Tasting on Thursday, May 16th at the Stave Room!

March 26, 2019

ARTISTS COLLECTIVE – INDEPENDENCEWORKS

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ARTISTS COLLECTIVE – INDEPENDENCEWORKS

On Thursday, December 13, 2018, JF&CS held an introductory meeting for the IndependenceWORKS Artists Collective.

March 20, 2019

Purim:  It takes two… at least!

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Purim: It takes two… at least!

This week, we celebrate the holiday of Purim. The festivities are grounded in the book of Esther, in which we read the tale of how the Jews of Persia overcame the villain, Haman, who sought to annihilate them.

March 18, 2019

Teen Dating Safety: Love Shouldn't Hurt

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Teen Dating Safety: Love Shouldn't Hurt

In an effort to spotlight the Social Work profession and highlight the contributions made by social workers to the community, March has been named National Social Work Month. As part of this recognition, the Shalom Bayit program of Jewish Family & Career Services in partnership with JumpSpark and PJ Our Way will present Love Shouldn’t Hurt, an educational seminar designed to educate parents about teen dating safety and healthy dating relationships.

March 12, 2019

The Atlanta Women’s Foundation Awards $500,000 for Workforce Development  Recipients Include DeKalb-based Jewish Family & Career Services

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The Atlanta Women’s Foundation Awards $500,000 for Workforce Development Recipients Include DeKalb-based Jewish Family & Career Services

The Atlanta Women’s Foundation (AWF) announces a second year of funding for the Women’s Pathway to Success Program, which awarded a total of $500,000 to ten local nonprofit organizations to providing a critical combination of services needed to move women to economic self-sufficiency.

February 10, 2019

February is Jewish Disability Awareness, Acceptance, and Inclusion Month

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February is Jewish Disability Awareness, Acceptance, and Inclusion Month

February is Jewish Disability Awareness, Acceptance, and Inclusion Month. While this may be a bit of a mouthful, it is certainly worth the tongue twister.

February 04, 2019

Bikur Cholim

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Bikur Cholim

Rabbi Judith R. Beiner JF&CS Community Chaplain

December 21, 2018

Spread a Little Jewish Sunshine – Visiting with Older Adults

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Spread a Little Jewish Sunshine – Visiting with Older Adults

Written by Rabbi Judith Beiner