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

Mar 6 2019

The San Diego Rapid Response Network (SDRRN) is in the process of moving its temporary emergency shelter for asylum-seeking families to a County-owned facility.

Mar 4 2019

A 35-year-old law that made it illegal for people to sleep and live in their cars is repealed by San Diego City Council.

Feb 18 2019
Feb 11 2019

Through Holiday “Smart Giving, Smart Chicken” Program, Poultry Donated to Help San Diego’s Food Insecure.

In the News

Mar 9 2019

CNN

CNN follows Gov. Newsom as he tours the migrant shelter that now has funding from the state.

Mar 6 2019

The New York Jewish Week

The New York Jewish Week explains the involvement of JFS in providing humanitarian help to asylum-seekers.

Feb 25 2019

KUSI

KUSI News story on how the SDRRN migrant shelter helps asylum-seekers in San Diego.

Feb 21 2019

KPBS

Jean Guerrero’s story for KPBS on a Nicaraguan mother seeking asylum in San Diego with her four children.