As a non-profit agency, Jewish Family Service of Atlantic and Cape May Counties relies on the generosity of individual, business and corporate sponsors and donors for support.
Due to the pandemic affecting the community, JFS expects the needs to increase, similar to those following Superstorm Sandy. With dozens of programs and services, including older adults programming, counseling, Atlantic Homeless Alliance, food pantry, mental health and more, contributions continue to enable JFS to be a go-to agency in the region.
Hafetz and Associates, an insurance agency that specializes in employee benefits, Medicare and individual coverage, recently contributed $10,000 to the JFS COVID-19 Relief Fund through an employee collection. Their support assures Village by the Shore services, including Kosher Meals on Wheels, essential transportation to doctor's appointments, virtual socialization and grocery delivery to the 200 seniors who rely on JFS.
“Charitable giving and volunteerism is an integral part of our company’s culture, and this initiative shows the generosity and kindness of our team,” owner Scott Hafetz stated. “From volunteering on event committees to delivering meals to seniors, Hafetz and Associates employees have been involved with JFS for years. By joining together, this donation positively impacts JFS and its work in our community.”