Join JFCS for our 78th Annual Meeting on Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015, for the installation of a new board president, officers, and board members. We will also be recognizing our award winning volunteers in three categories: Tzedakah, Gemilut Chasidim, and Kehillah. A light dinner will be served at 6PM (RSVP required), and the meeting will… Read More ›
JFCS participated in the 2015 Communiversity in Princeton on Sunday, April 26, 2015. We handed out 500 yoyos, greeted hundreds of participants, and educated the community on JFCS programs and services. A big thank you to our volunteers and staff who helped make it a successful day.
Kosher Café West – Chevra Kadisha: Preparing Jews for Burial Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 12:30 p.m. Congregation Beth Chaim (329 Village Rd. East, Princeton Junction) Do you know about Judaism’s best kept secret and kindest mitzvah? Gloria Golbert will talk about the Chevra Kadisha, or “Sacred Society” – the group which lovingly and respectfully… Read More ›
Gesher LeKesher Princeton Mercer Bucks, “Bridge to a Connection” Jewish Peer Leadership program held its annual Moving Up Ceremony at Beth El Synagogue. Eleventh and Twelfth Grade Peer Leaders representing 16 different High Schools and 9 Synagogues came together and were trained in Jewish values, leadership skills and facilitating Peer Groups. These teens facilitated Peer… Read More ›
JFCS Offers High School Students Israel Program Scholarships Princeton, NJ, February 5, 2015 — The Jewish Federation of Princeton Mercer Bucks has allocated funds for Israel program scholarships for high school students. To facilitate the process, scholarship applications will be available from Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Mercer County. For a scholarship application… Read More ›