Moving Forward Together


We believe that with hard work and the right connections – to knowledge, resources, and supportive relationships – anyone can change their life.

The Corner Market – New Shopping Hours!

The Corner Market is expanding shopping hours to 7:00pm, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. Online ordering and curbside pick-up are also available.Learn More »

Title 42 Has Lifted – You Can Help Us Welcome With Dignity & Compassion

Your support will ensure we have the resources to meet current conditions.Donate to Welcoming the Stranger »

JFS Opens a New Safe Parking Lot in Rose Canyon.

Camper trailers with beds and showers will be available in Clairemont for families experiencing homelessness, along with services to help them transition back to stable housing.Learn More »

OP-ED: The End of Title 42 Should’ve Been A Celebratory Day, But It Was Far From That

Kate Clark, Senior Director of Immigration Services, shares what happened on May 11 and the work that still needs to be done.Learn More »

Explore Our Services.

We’re committed to being there for you and your family – not just in a crisis, but every day.

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Volunteer With Us.

We connect volunteers with meaningful service opportunities that utilize your strengths and engage your deepest passions.

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Find Your Way to Give.

We’re building a community where everyone has the chance to build a better life. Your investment will help us get there.

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Moving Forward Together

We believe that when everyone has a chance to reach their full potential, our whole community is stronger.

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A Shared Purpose

Every day, we meet people with a deep desire to get back on their feet and move forward. But struggling to make ends meet day-to-day means there’s less time and energy to focus on well-being or think about planning for the long-term.

Our Call to Action

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The JFS Approach

Moving Forward means something different to everyone. It’s our job to learn what it means to each individual and family, and to empower them with the tools and connections to take the next steps.

How We Help

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Measuring Our Impact

Person by person, family by family, we are building a better future for our community. Every step of the way, we are committed to measuring our impact and strengthening our approach.

How We Measure 

Ways to Give

Our supporters are people with passion – for serving others and strengthening our community. We’re committed to helping you bring that passion to life.

Support was provided by the URO Charitable Trust Limited.

Support was provided by the URO Charitable Lead Trust Limited, administered by the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany, for the benefit of needy Jewish Nazi Victims.

Social services for Nazi victims have been supported by a grant from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.