I had a major health crisis when I came to JFS. I had graduated from university and was diagnosed....
“At first it was really tough, to feel like you are begging,” says Jacob. “It’s expensive to even buy at Walmart and you cannot get enough. ...Without the food bank my financial situation would be much worse.”
I wanted to let you know how appreciated your yearly assistance to us prisoners here at Mountain with bags for Rosh Hashanah. The reality is without those bags we would have no access to anything to help make the celebration of those Holidays significant.
I am overcome with gratitude for everyone at Jewish Family Services. From Golriz, who always makes you feel like you are not just a number, to the counsellors that genuinely care about my well-being and always provide a listening ear. Thank you with all of my heart.