JFS staff members are a frequent resource for local, state and national media outlets regarding innovations in social service delivery, older adult services, intimate partner violence, mental health counseling and safety net issues, among others. Browse the latest articles that quote JFS experts or mention JFS programs. While links are provided for some articles, they may require subscriptions/access fees and some eventually expire. For press inquiries or further information, please contact Melody Vargas, Communications Specialist, at 213.260.7924 or

Recent Articles:


5/29/2014      Moving and Shaking: JFS Honored Lee Lainer
The Jewish Journal

5/27/2014      Key Public Service Funding Could Be Saved
Los Angeles Register

5/18/2014      Hospitals Must Partner With Nonprofit Community-Based, Human Services For Better Outcomes And Cost Savings
Alliance For Children & Families

4/23/2014     Moving and Shaking: Josh Groban Performs
The Jewish Journal

4/22/2014     More And More Americans Don't Have Enough To Eat
USA Today

4/4/2014     Before Joining A Board, Size Up The Job And The Mission
The New York Times

4/2/2014     Day Of Hope Event At CBS Radford Studios Raises $200K To Support Jewish Family Service
Studio City Patch

3/27/2014     Charity Receives A Half Ton Of Food
The Acorn

3/23/2014     Jewish Family Service Of LA Holds Celebrated 'Day Of Hope' Fundraiser

3/21/2014     Stopping Domestic Abuse
Jewish Standard

2/20/2014     CBS Entertainment Chief Nina Tassler Extends Deal Through 2017
Los Angeles Times,0,5490226.story#axzz2vmZfTRfy

2/13/2014     Super Sunday Raises $1.3 Million
The Jewish Journal 

2/11/2014     Jewish Family Service Of Los Angeles Refers Enrollees
Alliance For Children And Families

2/1/2014       Holiday food Drive A Success
Assemblymember Richard Bloom E-Newsletter

1/28/2014     The Ranch Treatment Center In Tennessee Completes Cultural Sensitivity Training To Better Serve Orthodox And Observant Jewish Clients
Digital Journal

1/8/2014        50-Year-Old War On Poverty Has Had Limited Success
The Daily News

1/6/2014        Off The Field, Rose Bowl Competitors On The Same Team As They Serve Los Angeles’ Needy Families
Van Nuys News Press

1/2/2014         Rose Bowl Teams Support SOVA
Park LaBrea News

12/31/2013     Spartan, Cardinal Supporters Pack For Needy
UT San Diego

12/30/2013     MSU, Stanford Set Aside Differences To Fight Hunger
MSU Today

12/30/2013     Spartan, Cardinal Supporters Pack For Needy
The Wichita Eagle

12/20/2013     JFS LA Receives $40,000 Grant To Fund Domestic Violence Programs
AJFCA Newsletter

12/17/2013     Bloom To Host Food Drive And Open House
The Malibu Times

11/22/2013     10 Thanksgiving Volunteer Opportunities for 2013
LA Weekly

11/6/2013     Federation Pension Fund Struggles
The Jewish Journal

11/4/2013     Rita Rudner, Cojo Help JFS { Haven House Raise $50,000 To Provide Shelter And ServicesTo Survivors Of Domestic Violence
Pasadena Patch

10/9/2013     What LA Is Doing About Gun Violence, Domestic Violence
Fox LA

10/1/2013     Shutdown May Affect Jewish Social Services
The Jewish Journal  

10/1/2013     Aging Well In LA - JFS Care Transition Program
Channel 35 - LA City View

9/26/2013     Budget Impasse Cripples A Few Charities, But Bigger Cuts May Follow
The Chronicle Of Philanthropy  

9/20/2013     Seniors United
Council Member Paul Koretz E-Newsletter  

9/20/2013     Moving And Shaking: Michele Wolf Honored
The Jewish Journal  

9/18/2013     Artist Displays What's Missing In A Box
The Jewish Journal

8/28/2013     From Fairfax High To Manhattan Project
The Jewish Journal

8/26/2013     Sequestration's Jewish Toll
The Jewish Daily Forward

8/26/2013     But Is Good For The Jews? Sequestration Edition
The Huffington Post

8/23/1013     Readmission Penalties Prompt Hospitals To Improve Follow-Up Care
Californai Health Report

8/19/2013     US Author Probes ‘Legacy’ Of The 228 Incident In Novel
Taipei Times

8/16/2013     Raol Wallenberg - The Definition Of Courage
Councilmember Paul Koretz E-Newsletter
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8/14/2013     Mother in Northridge Maple Syrup Swastika Case Goes 'Beyond' At Jewish Food Pantry
The Daily News

8/8/2013     Wallenberg Was 'Once In A Century'
Park LaBrea News

8/6/2013     Officials Trying To Make Room For Seniors At Lunch Table
Santa Monica Daily Press  

8/6/2013     Raoul Wallenberg A Fearless Man
News Blaze  

8/5/2013     Jewish Community Bands Together For Raoul Wallenberg Day In LA
The Beverly Hills Courier  

8/2/2013     Unpcoming Events (Wallenberg Statue Rededication At JFS {Freda Mohr)
Councilmember Paul Koretz E-Newsletter

8/1/2013     Holocaust Hero Wallenberg Statue Rededication Set
The Jewish Journal

8/1/2013     Rededucation Ceremony At Raol Wallenberg Square Monday, August 5th
Melrose Villiage Blog

8/1/2013      A Lifesaver for Seniors
Cedars Sinai Newsletter
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7/18/2013     Job Seekers Still Suffering
The Jewish Home
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7/10/2013     Three L.A. Teens win Tikkun Olam Awards
The Jewish Journal 

6/13/2013     Moving And Shaking
The Jewish Journal

6/10/2013     Graduating Speaker Hopes To Contribute Humour To 2013 Commencement Ceremony
UCLA Bruin

5/30/2013     Jewish Family Service Honors Longtime Board Member
Park LaBrea News

5/29/2013     Eric Garcetti: Keep An Eye Out For Seniors
The Jewish Journal

5/21/2013   Life After The Holocaust, At 90 And Beyond
The Jewish Daily Forward

5/3/2013     Thank You For Making Our LAAAC 2013 Aging Summit A Success
LAAAC E-Newsletter
Sorry, No link available.

4/18/2013   Survivor: Eva Katz Brettler
The Jewish Journal

4/17/2013   Students To Harvest Fruits From Orange Grove
Daily Sundial

4/3/2013    Reliving The Holocaust
The Jewish Journal

3/29/2013    Moving And Shaking: Suzy and Stephen Bookbinder Honored
The Jewish Journal

3/21/2013    JFS Brings Seders To Seniors
The Jewish Journal

3/20/2013    Comfort During A Crisis
The Jewish Journal

3/11/2013    The Pet Food Panrty Hosts A Pet Food Drive At West Hollywood Pavilions
CBS News

3/6/2013    Moving And Shaking
The Jewish Journal

2/13/2013  Iranian Jews Honor Local Jewish Nonprofits, HIAS
The Jewish Journal

2/11/2013   Florabel Kinsler Dies At 83; Social Worker Aided Holocaust Survivors
Los Angeles Times,0,2841132.story

2/7/2013   Neal's Prayer
The Jewish Journal

2/5/2013   Jewish Groups Warn Congressional SNAP/Food Stamp Cuts Still A Threat
Food Research And Action Center News Digest

1/30/2013   Jews Fight For Food Stamps
The Jewish Journal

1/30/2013   Walk, Run To Cardiac Health
The Jewish Journal

1/3/2013   100 Volunteers Show Up For Service
Park LaBrea News

1/2/2013   Federation Re-evaluating Board of Rabbis
The Jewish Journal

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