(VIRTUAL) Gesher LeKesher INFO SESSIONS Learn About the Program
Sunday, April 23 | 10:00 AM | via Zoom
Monday, April 24 | 8:00 PM | via Zoom
Tuesday, April 25 | 8:00 PM | via Zoom
Jewish Teen Peer Leadership for 11th and 12th Grade Students
- Explore trending topics from a Jewish perspective
- Give back to the community
- Develop leadership skills
- Mentor other teens
September through April Trainings — 2 Mondays/month, 6:30-8:30 PM
Outreaches — Once each month, Monday or Wednesday night
(IN-PERSON) Friendly Visitor Training
Friday, April 28 | 12:00 – 1:00 PM | JFCS Offices, 707 Alexander Rd, Suite 102 Princeton NJ
JFCS is on-boarding Friendly Visitors for Seniors
Be matched with an older adult, residing in the Greater Mercer community, for an in-person visit on a regular basis. Visits can be in the seniors’ home or a mutually agreed-upon location to meet up, share conversation, and provide important social interaction.
All who are interested in serving as a volunteer visitor will be required to complete in-person training and orientation.
RSVP required, respond to Eden Aaronson at EdenA@jfcsonline.org by 4/25 to attend training.
**If you cannot attend the scheduled April training, but are interested in being a Friendly Visitor, please contact EdenA@jfcsonline.org
(IN-PERSON) SAVE THE DATE for 3rd Annual JFCS Wheels for Meals
Sunday, October 15 | Mercer County Community College, West Windsor, NJ
Join us for our annual bike ride to fight hunger! Registration opens in June.
Routes Options: 50-mile (new and improved), 25-mile, 10-mile, 3-mile…and more? Stay tuned to find out!
SCHOLARSHIPS & AWARDS AVAILABLE!
Rose & Louis H. Linowitz Mensch Award
Opportunities available to Jewish 8th and 12th graders living in Mercer County, applications are due by May 1, 2023.
Dr. Esther Wollin Memorial Scholarship
Opportunity open to Jewish female students who reside in the Princeton Mercer Bucks community, submission deadline: June 1, 2023.
There are no upcoming groups, please check back regularly for up to date listings.
View Past Virtual Events
Educational & Community Programs
By the Grace of the Game – Author Presentation & Discussion Watch Now
Sukkah Village – Panel on Food Insecurity: Watch Now
Celebrating Confidence, Seeing Beyond the Mirrior: Body Image & Self Confidence: Watch Now
Good Neighbors, Bad Times – Revisited, Author Presentation & Discussion Watch Now
Hidden in Berlin, Author Presentation & Discussion: Watch Now
Game Night with JFCS (March 2, 2023): See Event Recap
Trivia Night with JFCS (February 24, 2022): See Event Recap
JFCS Annual Meeting (June 1, 2021): See Event Recap
Held in-person at JCC Abrams Camp
Cheers to the Volunteers (March 25, 2021): See Event Recap
JFCS Annual Meeting (June 3, 2020): See Recording
Mental Health Programs
Addressing Anxiety During COVID-19: Watch Now
An Introduction to Meditation: Watch Now
Grieving the Loss of Normal:Watch Now
How to Develop Emotional Resilience: Watch Now
Let’s Talk About Therapy: Watch Now
Mental Health and Our Emotions: Watch Now
Pandemic Parenting: Tools for Now & After: Watch Now
Practical Skills for Stress Management: Watch Now
Teens: Dealing with the Loss of Missed Experiences: Watch Now
Teens: Managing Stress & Anxiety in the “New Normal”: Watch Now
What We Learn & How We Grow: Watch Now