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JFCS in the News


Holocaust Survivors share experience with South Jersey high school students
CBS News Philadelphia, May 2023

Commissioners attend unveiling of daffodil garden Holocaust Memorial
Camden County Weekly News, March 2023

Daffodil Project Unveiling
CBS3 TV, March 2023

Daffodil Project Unveiling
PHL17 TV, March 2023


Eleven Holocaust Survivors celebrate birthdays in advance of Rosh Hashanah
CBS3, September 2022

Government Relations: Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey family of Agencies are Building Strong Relationships Right Here at Home
JCRC of SNJ, July 2022

South Jersey Nonprofit Celebrates Adults with Disabilities Excelling in the Workplace
CBS3, May 2022

JFCS presents first annual Esther Awards for Excellence
Jewish Community Voice, March 2022


Kosher Food Pantry Expands in South Jersey
PHL17 “In Focus,” November 2021

JFCS cuts the ribbon on new and expanded Family Assistance Building / Food Pantry in Cherry Hill
Jewish Community Voice, November 2021

2021 Superwomen – Meet some of the ladies who are making South Jersey a better place
South Jersey Magazine, November 2021

LGBT Aging with Pride on the “Seekers of Meaning” podcast
Jewish Sacred Aging, August 2021

Holocaust survivors re-traumatized by COVID
SJ Magazine, July 2021

Synagogues touched by COVID adapt to serve grieving congregations
Jewish Telegraphic Agency, May 2021


A Safety Net for Holocaust Survivors during COVID-19, August 2020

JFCS Drop & Go Food Drive
NBC10 Philadelphia, May 2020

JFCS Drop & Go Food Drive
FOX29 Philadelphia, May 2020

As emergencies grow for Holocaust Survivors amid pandemic, helpers try to keep up
Jewish Telegraphic Agency, April 2020

Local service organization commits to aiding vulnerable population
Cherry Hill Sun, April 2020

Project SARAH Coordinator Hilary Platt shares ways you can help
someone suffering from domestic abuse during quarantine

SJ Magazine, April 2020

Trailblazing LGBTQ Allies in South Jersey
Out in Jersey Magazine, February / March 2020


Cooking Companions: Jewish Family Service
Edible Jersey, November 2019

Vocational Breakfast Honors Local Businesses who Employ those with Special Needs
Philadelphia 17 News, November 2019

Author to share story of perseverance on Oct. 24
Voorhees Sun, October 2019

Social and Financial Realities of a Fractured System
Ami Magazine, September 2019

Seniors and Sex
SJ Magazine, September 2019

JFCS wants residents to #ReachOut
Cherry Hill Sun, September 2019

Culinary training program provides real-world training for special needs population
Cherry Hill Sun, September 2019

JFCS receives funds to create Holocaust Survivor Care programming
Jewish Community Voice, May 2019

Yes, no, maybe: What New Jersey wants kids to know about sex and consent
Courier Post, April 2019

Aging with Pride
SJ Magazine, April 2019

JFCS honored with Pillars of Excellence Award for LGBTQ+ Programming
Jewish Community Voice, April 2019

JFCS launching EmpowHERment series for women
Cherry Hill Sun, March 2019

Youth suicide program held at Eastern Regional
Voorhees Sun, March 2019

#MeToo Panel Event aims to empower and educate
Courier Post, January 2019

2017 – 2018

Seven individuals honored at JFCS Dubrow Vocational Celebration Breakfast 
Cherry Hill Sun, December 2018

Praise for special needs workers in Cherry Hill 
6 ABC Action News, November 2018

JFCS keeps its finger on the pulse of issues facing families
Subaru’s Drive Magazine, Fall 2018

Aging with pride in the suburbs 
Philadelphia Gay News, June 2018

Cafe Connection – A memory cafe 
New Jersey Foundation For Aging – Renaissance Magazine, Spring 2018

JFCS Welcomes Carlos Bermeo, New Counseling Dept Director 
Jewish Community Voice, January 2018

MRS BPO Partners With JFCS on Local Volunteer Initiatives
Jewish Community Voice, January 2018

Wolf Commercial Real Estate Donates Food, Gift Cards to JFCS Food Pantry 
Cherry Hill Sun, November 2017

JFCS Advocates Against Domestic Violence with PSA Featuring Community Members 
Voorhees Sun, October 2017

JFCS TOPS Program Gets Visit from A Cool Hen & ABC News! 
WPVI 6-ABC News, October 2017

JFCS to ‘Stand Against Addiction’ on Thursday 
Cherry Hill Sun, August 2017

Car Wash To Raise Funds for JFCS SAIL Program 
Cherry Hill Sun, August 2017 

Right In Our Backyard: Live Interview with Gregg Wolfe and JFCS Executive Director Marla Meyers 
Philadelphia NBC-10 News, June 2017

JFCS and Cherry Hill Police Team up to Get Community Talking about Youth Suicide Awareness
Cherry Hill Sun, April 2017

JFCS of Southern New Jersey, Cherry Hill Police Hosting This Life Counts on April 5 
Cherry Hill Sun, March 2017

JFCS and Katz JCC Host Screenagers Movie Screening on Social Media Safety
The Jewish Community Voice, January 2017

2015 – 2016

Investors Bank Donation to JFCS, August 2016

JFCS Sponsors Judy and Donald Love Honored
The Jewish Community Voice, August 2016

Special Needs Programs of JFCS Get a Shout-Out
The Jewish Community Voice, August 2016

VIDEO: SNJ Today Highlights Soups and Sweets Program, May 2016

JFCS Executive Director Letter to Editor
Philadelphia Inquirer, February 2016

Samost JFCS Offers Career Strategies Program
Cherry Hill Sun, January 2016

Right In Our Backyard Addiction Awareness Program
SJ Magazine, December 2015

 Right in our Backyard and A Father’s Love
The Courier-Post, May 2015

2013 – 2014

American Legion Family – News Bulletin on JFCS Take the Wheel Service
American Legion Cherry Hill Newsletter, November 2014

AJFCA Highlights the Take the Wheel Program
AJFCA Newsletter,  August 2014

JFCS Announces Veterans’ Transportation Service
The Jewish Community Voice,  June 2014

Behind the Mask: Special Needs Client Finds Expression as Mascot
The Burlington County Times, May 2014

Soups and Sweets Grads Ready for New Challenges
The Jewish Community Voice, July 2013

Marla Meyers Chosen as JFCS Executive Director
The Jewish Community Voice, February 2013