JFS Perspectives

Lakewood Sentinel: Follow the school bus to summer lunches

Thursday, June 08, 2017
Lakewood Sentinel: Follow the school bus to summer lunches

Check out the story about our Lunchbox Express program in The Lakewood Sentinel on June 8, 2017: 

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The Denver Post YourHub: Free summer lunch service returns for Lakewood youth

Thursday, June 01, 2017
The Denver Post YourHub: Free summer lunch service returns for Lakewood youth

The Lakewood YourHub section of The Denver Post featured an article about Lunchbox Express on May 31, 2017: 

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9News: How metro Denver kids can get a free lunch this summer

Wednesday, May 31, 2017
9News: How metro Denver kids can get a free lunch this summer

9News aired a story about our Lunchbox Express program on May 30, 2017: 

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FOX31: Hungry kids can get free lunch during summer vacation

Wednesday, May 31, 2017
FOX31: Hungry kids can get free lunch during summer vacation

FOX31's Good Day Colorado featured a story about our Lunchbox Express program on May 30, 2017: 

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CBS4 Denver: Jewish Family Service Operates ‘Lunchbox Express’ To Feed Kids This Summer

Wednesday, May 31, 2017
CBS4 Denver: Jewish Family Service Operates ‘Lunchbox Express’ To Feed Kids This Summer

Jewish Family Service's Lunchbox Express program was featured on CBS4 Denver on May 30, 2017: 

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Denver 7: Free lunch program starts; offers low-income kids food during summer break

Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Denver 7: Free lunch program starts; offers low-income kids food during summer break

A story about our Lunchbox Express summer lunch program was featured on Denver7 on May 30, 2017: 

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Preventing Homelessness: The Very Special Work of JFS

Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Preventing Homelessness: The Very Special Work of JFS

Despite Colorado’s relative prosperity, approximately 10,500 children and adults are homeless in Colorado on any given night. Of those, 7,600 are living in emergency shelters or transitional housing and 2,900 are on the streets.  

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Donor Spotlight: Community Gardeners

Monday, March 06, 2017
Donor Spotlight: Community Gardeners

At JFS, we are dedicated to offering more fresh options to the 1,000 clients who use the Weinberg Food Pantry every month. What’s better than fresh produce? Locally grown fruits and vegetables! 

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Bags Full of Hope: A New Kind of Food Drive

Monday, February 20, 2017
Bags Full of Hope: A New Kind of Food Drive

The Weinberg Food Pantry at Jewish Family Service has launched a new program that makes it simple to donate food to help the hungry in our community. 

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Volunteer Spotlight: Mireille Azzam

Friday, February 17, 2017
Volunteer Spotlight: Mireille Azzam

Many people are looking for ways to lend a hand to refugees. One of our newest volunteers has found a great way to pair her skills and expertise with a fulfilling volunteer role at Jewish Family Service.  

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