Press Releases

Jul 15 2019

JFS is proud to be recognized with the Light of Pride Award, which honors organizations that uplift the LGBTQ community. We empower people of all ages, faiths, and backgrounds to live more stable, secure, and connected lives.

Jun 25 2019

California Senate President Toni G. Atkins is urging U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to direct more federal funding toward reimbursing organizations assisting asylum-seeking migrants, including the San Diego Rapid Response Network.

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.

Apr 18 2019

SAN DIEGO (April 18, 2019) – Jewish Family Service of San Diego (JFS) raised a record-setting $1.5 million at its annual Heart and Soul

Apr 16 2019

Making good on his promise to provide more opportunities for homeless individuals living out of their vehicles, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer today announced the expansion of the City’s Safe Parking Program with a third lot where people can park overnight and that – for the first time – allows recreational vehicles.

Mar 26 2019

Funds support Hand Up Food Pantry and Foodmobile by providing groceries, hygiene products and other essentials to families and individuals in need.

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.