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Gulf Coast JFCS is a 2024 Top Workplace

Gulf Coast JFCS is a 2024 Top Workplace

Gulf Coast JFCS named Top Workplace by Tampa By Times and Energage Celebrating our tremendous and dedicated workforce, Gulf Coast JFCS has been recognized as a “2024 Top Workplace” by the Tampa Bay Times. While our work has evolved over the years, our core...

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Margie Rothman Green Honored As Lightning Community Hero

Margie Rothman Green Honored As Lightning Community Hero

Margie Rothman Green honored as Lightning Community Hero Margie Rothman Green was honored as Lightning Community Hero on December 21st at the Tampa Bay Lightning game against the Vegas Golden Knights. In recognition of becoming a Lightning Hero, Green was awarded a...

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Holocaust Survivor Support Extended through Gulf Coast JFCS

Holocaust Survivor Support Extended through Gulf Coast JFCS

Holocaust Survivor Support Extended through Gulf Coast JFCS (CLEARWATER, FL – Friday, January 27, 2023) – In honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Gulf Coast JFCS announces the 2023 Kavod-SHEF partnership and $200,000 matching gift opportunity to provide...

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Terri Balliet, Lightning Community Hero Award

Terri Balliet, Lightning Community Hero Award

Terri Balliet honored as the 490th Lightning Community Hero The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Terri Balliet as the 490th Community Hero during the first period of their April 21st game against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Balliet, who received a $50,000 donation from the...

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Inaugural Holocaust Survivor Day

Inaugural Holocaust Survivor Day

Holocaust Survivor Day calls on us to celebrate survivors’ lives City of St Petersburg recognizes June 4 as Holocaust Survivor Day  (ABC Action News) By: Casey Albritton, ABC Action NewsPosted at 4:51 PM, Jun 04, 2024 PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. — The City of St. Petersburg...

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Compassion in Action Mural in Progress

Compassion in Action Mural in Progress

Compassion in Action Mural in Progress (ABC Action News) Credit: ABC Action News Air date: ABC Action News 5.11.24 at 6:00 pm 2024 is an exciting year for Gulf Coast JFCS as we celebrate our 50th anniversary as an organization and as a community! Since its...

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Compassion in Action Mural in Progress

Compassion in Action Mural in Progress

More than 600 people gathered over the weekend to celebrate 50 years of ‘lives uplifted’ by Gulf Coast JFCS.
‘Compassion in Action’ is designed by Alyssa Marie Gallery and brought to life by The Happy Mural Project alongside our clients, staff, donors, volunteers, and supporters.

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Overdose Prevention is Local

Overdose Prevention is Local

ABC Action News WFTS Airdate 3.21.2024 by Wendy Ryan Several groups in Pinellas County are working to cut down the number of overdose deaths in our region. Our cameras were there this afternoon to capture the free training sessions focusing on fentanyl. Several local...

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A Smile From the Congo

A Smile From the Congo

Posted at 8:03 AM, Apr 05, 2024 and last updated 6:52 PM, Apr 05, 2024 By: Michael Paluska (ABC Action News – copied Apr 8.2024 from https://www.abcactionnews.com/news/re…) TAMPA, Fla. — The politics of immigration can be a polarizing topic in our country....

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Gulf Coast JFCS is a 2024 Top Workplace

Gulf Coast JFCS is a 2024 Top Workplace

Gulf Coast JFCS named Top Workplace by Tampa By Times and Energage Celebrating our tremendous and dedicated workforce, Gulf Coast JFCS has been recognized as a “2024 Top Workplace” by the Tampa Bay Times. While our work has evolved over the years, our core...

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