Family Celebration Luncheon

Be our guest for lunch and celebrate the achievements of families, children, seniors, veterans who turn to JFCS for help.
You will hear first-hand how our services & programs have made a positive impact on their lives and within our community.

Volunteer Recognition Brunch

Each year, JFCS of the Suncoast honors individuals for their commitment to community service and for making a difference in the lives of children, families, seniors, veterans and individuals who are effected by a cancer diagnosis. Volunteers are the cornerstone of our organization and provide vital services and support to individuals and families who turn…

Tribute to Veterans

The Tribute to Veterans Service to Community Awards Luncheon is a special event sponsored by JFCS to honor local veterans who inspire patriotism, provide service to others, and offer hope to veterans.Recipients are selected from a pool of candidates nominated by local veterans’ service organizations and non-profit agencies. Attendees are asked to bring donations of…

Celebrity Chefs

The Annual Celebrity Chefs held at The Resort at Longboat Key Club offers several events throughout the day.  An optional Golf Challenge featuring a scramble format is held on the Islandside Golf Course followed by the featured Celebrity Chefs Food & Wine Tasting, auction, live music all held “Under the Tent.”  This casual food and…

JFCS Gala

Gala

The JFCS Gala at the Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota is the signature event of the Season, and features a performance by the Sarasota Orchestra. A cocktail reception kicks off this very elegant evening, followed by a formal dinner. The programs and services of JFCS are highlighted in the event’s theme, décor and music. JFCS Gala – People Who…

Legacy Awards

The Annual Legacy Awards Luncheon recognizes individuals who generously donate their time, talent and treasures to help the most vulnerable members of our community overcome life’s challenges and become self-sufficient.   Three prestigious awards are featured at this luncheon: Sidney J. Berkowitz Building Community Award recognizes continued, outstanding voluntary service to the community reflecting improvement of…

Intake and Data Entry Specialist

Intake and Data Entry Specialist is an integral part of the Building Strong Families Team, providing skilled customer service focused intake as well as administrative support. This position is responsible to triage incoming calls, accurately enter sensitive client information into various databases and provide overall general organizational support to the team. Specific Tasks & Responsibilities: Answer…

Rabbi Katz

JFCS appoints Rabbi Katz as Community Chaplain Grant from The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee funds new position

JFCS appoints Rabbi Katz as Community Chaplain Grant from The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee funds new position SARASOTA, Fla. (August 10, 2017) – Joining other Jewish community-based outreach programs across the country, JFCS of the Suncoast recently announced the appointment of Rabbi Jonathan R. Katz as its new community chaplain. In this role, he will…

Children’s Crisis Team Specialist

The Children’s Crisis Team is expanding into Manatee County. This expansion offers us the opportunity to hire two full time Children’s Crisis Team Specialists (CCT Specialist). The CCT Specialist provides the highest quality clinical services to children who are experiencing a mental health crisis that have no immediate access to mental health services. Duties &…