• Jewish Family Service is an open door to those in need regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, or ability to pay.
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  • Each child’s physical, intellectual, and emotional potential can best be realized by growing up in a safe and nurturing environment.
  • Any of us might need help from time to time as we navigate life’s unexpected crises and challenging transitions.
  • Older adults should have the option to remain in their own homes for as long as it is safe to do so.
  • An individual’s emotional and physical wellbeing is the foundation for personal self-sufficiency, strong families, and meaningful social relationships.

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Just For Show

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Thursday, April 27, 2017

Announcing our Just For Show, Jewish Family Service's premier spring fundraising event at the historic Majestic Theatre! This casual evening of comedy and community will feature Just for Laughs 2016 Stand-Up Comedian of the Year and international rising star, the hilarious Sebastian Maniscalco. The event will also afford us the opportunity to say a formal farewell and extend our gratitude to retiring CEO Michael Fleisher for his 23 years of outstanding leadership and service to JFS.

SNP Honors

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Thursday, March 2, 2017


The Special Needs Partnership (SNP) at Jewish Family Service is holding the inaugural “SNP Honors” event at Shearith Israel in the Beck Sanctuary at 7pm. This year, we will be honoring two outstanding contributors and role models for advancing the special needs movement in our community: 

  • Laura Seymour: longtime Director of Camp and Youth Services at the Aaron Family JCC, and 
  • Eileen Kreisler: Eileen has been the creator and driver of numerous special needs programs in our area preschools, day schools, and religious schools

 Click here to learn more and purchase your sponsorship or tickets!

JFGD One Night

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Sunday, January 29, 2017

Join the Jewish Federation of Greater Dallas and the Dallas Jewish community for ONE Night with Jim Gaffigan, Grammy-nominated comedian, New York Times best-selling author, top touring performer, and multi-platinum-selling father of five! Not only will you have belly laughs from Jim, but you'll be uplifted by the music of American Reggae Jewish musician, Matisyahu!


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