JFS Perspectives

November/December 2016 Family Matters

Thursday, October 27, 2016

The November/December 2016 issue of the Family Matters newsletter is online now! This issue includes:  

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The Denver Business Journal: Jewish Family Service of Colorado Names New CEO

Friday, October 21, 2016
The Denver Business Journal: Jewish Family Service of Colorado Names New CEO

An article announcing our new President & CEO was featured in The Denver Business Journal October 21, 2016: 

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Jewish Family Service Appoints Shepard Nevel as President & CEO

Friday, October 21, 2016
Jewish Family Service Appoints Shepard Nevel as President & CEO

Shepard Nevel was selected as Jewish Family Service of Colorado’s (JFS) new president and CEO, succeeding Yana Vishnitsky, who is retiring after serving in the role for the past 16 years. JFS’s Board Search Committee conducted a wide-ranging national search for the agency’s new leader and came to a unanimous choice. Nevel is currently the president and CEO of LiveWell Colorado, where he has strengthened core functions, diversified funding and other revenue opportunities, and refocused the mission on underserved populations and the social determinants of health. He will join JFS on December 5. 

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The Villager: Matthews Joins JFS as Director of Senior Solutions Center

Thursday, October 13, 2016

An article announcing our new director of the Jay and Rose Phillips Senior Solutions Center was featured in The Villager October 13, 2016: 

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The Villager: Jewish Family Service to honor Yana Vishnitsky

Monday, October 10, 2016
The Villager: Jewish Family Service to honor Yana Vishnitsky

An article about our upcoming fundraiser, "Yana! A Farewell Celebration" was featured in The Villager October 6, 2016: 

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Chandra Matthews Joins Jewish Family Service as Director of Jay and Rose Phillips Senior Solutions Center

Monday, October 10, 2016
Chandra Matthews Joins Jewish Family Service as Director of Jay and Rose Phillips Senior Solutions Center

Jewish Family Service of Colorado (JFS) is pleased to welcome Chandra Matthews, MSW, as director of the Jay and Rose Phillips Senior Solutions Center. She is responsible for providing leadership, vision, strategic direction, and program development to all JFS programs serving seniors.
 

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Dan Stratton—Gay, Gray, and Thriving in Edgewater

Friday, October 07, 2016
Dan Stratton—Gay, Gray, and Thriving in Edgewater

Dan Stratton, 68, lives comfortably at the Edgewater Plaza Apartments. The apartment complex in the heart of Edgewater offers subsidized housing for 86 low-income older adults. It’s also the headquarters for JFS’s Colorado Senior Connections, a Naturally Occurring Retirement Community (NORC), which provides vital services to seniors where they live. 

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Fall 2016 Boulder Matters Newsletter

Friday, October 07, 2016

The Fall 2016 issue of the Boulder Matters newsletter is online now! This issue includes: 

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