JFS Perspectives

Jewish Family Service to Honor Retiring President & CEO Yana Vishnitsky at Gala Fundraiser on December 10

Friday, September 30, 2016
Jewish Family Service to Honor Retiring President & CEO Yana Vishnitsky at Gala Fundraiser on December 10

Jewish Family Service of Colorado (JFS) will honor its president and CEO, Yana Vishnitsky at “Yana! A Farewell Celebration” on Saturday, December 10, 6:30 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center. The event will pay tribute to Vishnitsky’s immeasurable contributions to JFS over the last 38 years and commemorate her retirement. The gala celebration will include cocktails, entertainment, dinner, and dancing and will take the place of the agency’s annual winter fundraiser, “Real Hope,” this year.  

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Donor Spotlight: Julian Izbiky

Thursday, September 01, 2016
Donor Spotlight: Julian Izbiky

Julian Izbiky, owner of Izbiky & Associates PLLC, has donated his time and financial support to Jewish Family Service (JFS) in numerous ways over the past four years. We spoke with him to learn more about his dedication to the agency and why he chooses to contribute to JFS.  

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KidSuccess: Promoting Success at School

Thursday, September 01, 2016
KidSuccess: Promoting Success at School

Ashley Elementary School Principal Zach Rahn is on a mission: he is transforming what was once a poorly performing school into an exciting, creative learning environment where kids thrive. Zach and his staff are focused on creating a school community that nurtures the whole child, ensuring that each student receives the tools he or she needs to excel, including academics, socialization, play, art, physical activity, and emotional support.  

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