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Roll the Dice with JFCS! Casino Night is back!

Roll the Dice with JFCS! Casino Night is back!

Join us for an exciting evening on Saturday March 7, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency for casino gaming, derby races with live betting, raffle prizes, hors d’oeuvres and open bar all night!



Rabbi Brian Beal will explore texts both ancient and modern relating to the Jewish views of organ donation on January 23rd at 12:30pm. A kosher lunch will be provided by Greenwood House and there is a requested donation of $5.00 per person. RSVP required to Beth E. by 1/17 at 609-987-8100 ext. 126

Nosh & Knowledge: Israel!

Description: Israel...the Modern Nation-State.  Israel...the homeland of the Jewish people.  Israel...the fulfillment of the biblical promise.  Join Anne Berman-Waldorf as she examines the beauty, the complexity and the nuance of our relationships with Israel. A...

JFCS & Beth El Seniors Present: Celebrate Chanukah!

Description: Join special guest Rabbi Jay Kornsgold for a fun pre-Chanukah celebration.  Rabbi Jay will speak about the miracles of Chanukah as well as the debate on whether there should be a menorah on government property during the holiday.  You can take part in a...

Job Opportunity: Mobile Pantry Truck Driver!

The JFCS Mobile Food Pantry Truck will be bringing the resources of the JFCS brick-and-mortar pantry to distribution sites in Mercer County beginning January 2020!  The truck (16-feet) will be a healthy-choice food pantry that will help those most in need in Mercer...

Chanukah: Finding Light in Moments of Darkness

Handling the Holidays is back for Chanukah. This program will be held on December 5th from 10:30am to 11:45am at the JFCS offices on Alexander Road.

These programs are for those grieving the loss of a family member. Interested? Contact Beverly Rubman at 609-987-8100 ext. 139 or Each session is $10 and you must RSVP in advance.

An Evening with Rachel Levy Lesser

Description: Local Author Rachel Levy Lesser discusses her newly released book and reflects on the significance and sentimentality of accessories she acquired throughout her life. Date: Thursday, December 5th at 7:00PM Location: Shir Ami (101 Richboro Rd, Newtown)...

Join #TEAMJFCS at the Mercer County Turkey Trot

Thursday, November 28, 2019 @ 8:30AM Mercer County Park, West Windsor Join JFCS at the Seventh Annual Mercer County Turkey Trot – a 5K race and 1 Mi walk on Thanksgiving Morning in Mercer County Park. The 5K race kicks off at 8:30 am from the West Picnic area. The...

Nosh & Knowledge: Free Will

Description: Free will in Judaism is the capacity to choose between different courses of actions, words or thoughts—not due to outside influence, internal nature or any sort of personal preference. Just a balanced choice between right and wrong. This notion that human...