Newsroom

Welcome to Our Newsroom

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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Press Contact

For media-related inquiries, please contact J. Walcher Communications at (619) 295-7140.
If this is an urgent request, please call our main administration number at (858) 637-3000.

Or you can send an email to mediainquiry@jfssd.org

JFS Publications

Press Releases

May 14 2019

Mayor Kevin Faulconer announced a new ordinance that restricts living inside a vehicle on city streets and aims to help homeless San Diegans through an expansion of the JFS Safe Parking Program.

May 14 2019

Media statement from Michael Hopkins, CEO of JFS, regarding the Safe Parking Program update.

May 13 2019

Jewish Family Service Annual Luncheon, Film Screenings, Explore the Importance of Mental Health, Effects of Bipolar Disorder and Suicide.

May 6 2019

Funds Support Breast Cancer Case Management, Transportation Services, Treatment Adherence Assistance, Reducing Barriers to Care.

In the News

May 20 2019

KUSI, Good Morning San Diego, KOGO-AM (Radio)

San Diego Rapid Response Network Recognized with 2019 Grand Golden Watchdog Award, the San Diego County Taxpayers Association Highest Honor.

May 9 2019

San Diego Jewish World

San Diego Jewish World Reporter Don Harrison takes a closer look at the humanitarian aid asylum-seeking families receive at our migrant shelter. From food to medical help to transportation, he explains how families begin their new lives in the United States.

May 6 2019

The China Daily

China’s leading English-language newspaper highlights our migrant shelter and the services we provide to asylum-seekers from Central America. CEO Michael Hopkins talks about the hardships families face in order to access this critical humanitarian aid.

May 1 2019

San Diego Jewish Journal

S. Mark Taper Foundation generously funded vital food insecurity programs open to all in the community.