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Our Newsroom is the place to learn the latest news about Jewish Family Service of San Diego. Browse through our press releases, view or read the latest news coverage, and check out our publications. And, if you don’t find what you are looking for, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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JFS Publications

Press Releases

Oct 28 2020
Los Angeles — Today, immigration advocates filed a new lawsuit challenging the Trump administration’s “Remain in Mexico” policy. The policy has forced over 60,000
Oct 26 2020

In conjunction with the City of Poway, JFS has launched a food distribution dedicated to supporting older adults ages 60 and older. The free, contactless distribution is now open every Wednesday from 12:00-1:00 p.m. at the Poway Senior Center (16315 Pomerado Rd.).

Sep 17 2020

FBI San Diego presented the 2019 FBI Director’s Community Leadership Award to Jewish Family Service of San Diego (JFS) for our partnership and service to the FBI and the law enforcement community. Special Agent in Charge (SAC) Suzanne Turner presented the award to Carole Yellen, JFS Sr. Director of Strategic Partnerships.

Sep 9 2020

5,000 San Diego Children Benefitted from New Skills Learned by Parents

In the News

Dec 1 2020

NBC 7 San Diego

Carole Yellen, Director of Strategic Partnerships and Community Engagement, is interviewed in this segment filmed at our Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus.

Nov 30 2020

Forward

Kate Clark, Sr. Director of Immigration Service, is interviewed in this article looking to the future of immigration and what to expect under a Biden Administration.

Nov 23 2020

Southern Poverty Law Center

An update on the lawsuit that is targeting the Remain in Mexico policy. Jewish Family Service is an organizational plaintiff in the case.

Nov 18 2020

ABC 10 News

Blessing boxes are available at Super Pantry locations throughout the city including Jewish Family Service.