JFCS Gala 2018


As JFCS helps clients navigate through the jungle of life, please join us for an evening of hope and celebration. Sponsorship opportunities are available.

JFCS’ Heidi Brown joins Harvard 100

Harvard 100 – JFCS’ Heidi Brown joins prominent group of Executive Education Alumni to drive high impact social change on a local level

SARASOTA, Fla. (July 10, 2018) – Marking a new age and vision for the non-profit sector whereby organizations work toward driving high impact social change on a local level, JFCS of the Suncoast CEO Heidi Brown was recently selected to participate in one of the Harvard Business School’s (HBS) Executive Education programs, Performance Measurement for…

Dean Miller and Heidi Brown

JFCS Announces New Board Chair Elect Dean Miller

Sarasota, Fla. (May 14, 2018) – JFCS of the Suncoast recently announced the appointment of Dean Miller to Board Chair Elect. In this role, Miller will be responsible for coordinating board activities, providing leadership, overseeing governance and development, and supporting the mission of the organization. A member of the JFCS Board for the past two years…

Homeless Veterans Stand Down

Homeless Veterans Stand Down

HOMELESS VETERANS STAND DOWN Saturday, April 28, 2018 • 8:00am – 12:00pm Registration closes at 11:30am Florida Department of Health in Sarasota County 2200 Ringling Blvd, Sarasota Please bring ID if available (VA card or DD-214) SERVICES: • Help with accessing VA benefits & services • Criminal/civil legal services • Housing assistance for homeless vets…

JFCS Giving Challenge 2018

Giving Challenge

Join us at JFCS for a Kids’ Yoga + Cooking class as part of our Giving Challenge 2018 event! #BeeTheOneJFCS Register for the event here. Kids’ Yoga will be facilitated by instructors from Pineapple Yoga Studio. This event is free of charge, but you are welcome to make a donation on May 1-2 Noon to Noon to…

JFCS Board of Directors

JFCS announces 2018 Board of Directors

Sarasota, Fla. (March 2, 2018) – Rich Segall and Joe Mendels, newly appointed JFCS of the Suncoast Board of Directors’ Co-Chairs, are sharing the leadership role for the 2018 Board of Directors. Additional executive board members include Vice Chairs Shaun Benderson, Lauren Fineman and Eric Kaplan; Secretary Scott Levine; and Treasurer Karin Grablin. The board…

JFCS APA Accreditation

JFCS honored with first-ever American Psychological Association accredited internship program

APA recognition marks second milestone for JFCS in one year, including a perfect score from the National Council of Accreditation SARASOTA, Fla. (January 22, 2018) – As further testimony to JFCS of the Suncoast’s leadership and longstanding commitment to excellence in all facets of its community outreach, education and support services, JFCS was recently honored…