Introducing Give2019’s corporate sponsor, RSM US LLP

Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Minneapolis is Here for All. Always. In support of this, we are seeking opportunities to engage with the broader community by providing unique corporate giving opportunities. JFCS is currently introducing a model of giving choices for companies that share ou[...]

End-of-year giving: A huge THANK YOU

By Dana Rubin • Development Director On behalf of over 13,000 clients, our staff and the community, THANK YOU for continuing to support JFCS. The end of 2018 was exciting and humbling for our fundraising efforts at JFCS. We hosted our most successful Annual Benefit, raising over $625,[...]

JFCS receives $5,000 donation as part of Field Goals for Charity

Innovative Office Solutions is excited to congratulate Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Minneapolis (JFCS) on being selected as its 2018 Minnesota Vikings Field Goals for Charity recipient. In partnership with the Minnesota Vikings, each time a Vikings kicker successfully kicked a field goa[...]

Legacy giving empowers YOU to support your passions

By Dana Rubin • Development Director Just last month I had what I would describe as a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet the man, the legend, Mr. Harold Grinspoon. For those of you who don’t know who I am talking about, Mr. Grinspoon (pictured above, second from left) is the fou[...]

Put JFCS on your end-of-year gift list

By Dana Rubin • Development Director During this time of year, all around us is the hustle and bustle of activity. Traffic seems heavier, stores are crowded, to-do lists are pages long and so many things revolve around giving gifts. It takes a lot of effort to pick out just the right [...]

Give2017: We can’t do what we do without you

By Angie Podvin • Donor Services & Annual Campaign Manager Think about your loyal, tried and true friends and family members. Awww, aren’t they the best? People you can turn to and count on, and who count on you too. That mutually held space reserved in support of one another? [...]

Why I Give: Natalie’s story

Since 1910, Jewish Family and Children’s Service has been privileged to to be part of a myriad of meaningful stories like this one shared by Natalie below. As an agency, we are humbled and inspired by the trust and confidence that people have placed in us when accessing our many programs and servi[...]

Give2017: Generations of Change

By Angie Podvin • Donor Services & Annual Campaign Manager David and Esther’s (pseudonyms) story begins nearly 30 years ago, when they first turned to JFCS for help. They and their three children were facing chronic homelessness due to their ongoing challenges in maintaining steady[...]

Camp and academic scholarships help support life-changing experiences

By Todd Sandler • Development Officer Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Minneapolis is proud and privileged to be able to administer scholarship support for both summer camp and post-secondary educational opportunities. While each of the 30-plus programs and services we make a[...]