30th Annual Benefit: The Event’s Starting Lineup

Cory Provus, voice of the Minnesota Twins, will emcee JFCS' 30th Annual "Laugh on Their Behalf" Benefit on Saturday, Dec. 1. Watch the video to hear Cory announce the event's "starting lineup."JFCS serves thousands of people in our community, our neighborhoods and in our families. Join us fo[...]

29th Annual Benefit Video: Food and Basic Needs

JFCS held its 29th Annual Benefit on Saturday, Dec. 2. During the evening we showed this video, demonstrating how JFCS programs address basic needs and food security. These programs include Kosher Meals on Wheels, Emergency Financial Assistance, Jewish Free Loan Program, and assistance for qualifyin[...]

The 29th Annual Benefit’s fabulous raffle prizes

18K Gold and Diamond EarringsDesigner Vincente Agor created these elegant and fashionable stunners. Valued at $1,600. Thanks to Max’s and owner Ellen Hertz. Apple iPad AIR 2Take home a brand new Apple iPad Air 2 with 63GB memory and Wi-Fi. Valued at $499. Thanks to Coordina[...]

Ryan Hamilton: Hilarious observations + ‘1950s look’ = comedy gold

Like many standup comedians, Ryan Hamilton makes his home in New York City. But having grown up very far away – both literally and symbolically – in a small town in Idaho, gives his persona a bit of a fish-out-of-water element. And with a large toothy grin, he likes to joke that his face makes [...]