How JFS is meeting the community’s needs
The pandemic continues to challenge Jewish Family Service of Greater Dallas, and like the successful team it is, the agency keeps stepping up to the plate and hitting home runs of support for the community.
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The Beat Goes On
Eli Davidsohn, 76, the Dallas master of ruach, isn’t letting COVID-19 slow him down. In the last 10 weeks he has been performing virtual programs, tutoring students and “visiting” with impact as only he can.
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As Texas enters Phase 2, more openings
Area Jewish organizations have begun the process of reopening as Texas Governor Greg Abbott moves the state toward fewer restrictions. On Monday, May 18, Abbott moved Texas into Phase 2 of the process, allowing the following businesses and organizations to reopen:
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Adam Katz and Layne Shidlofsky say ‘I do’
“Happily ever after” was planned to start differently for the new Mr. and Mrs. Adam and Layne (Shidlofsky) Katz.
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Shira Karp, 20, is healthy after 6 weeks in COVID-19 wilderness
Shira Karp has returned to Dallas after a harrowing bout with COVID-19 that took her from Ireland to Miami and finally back home.
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Comfort and consolation during COVID-19

Area rabbis share perspectives on mourning  By Amy Wolff Sorter Rabbi Howard Wolk, Jewish Family Service of Dallas community chaplain and founding rabbi of Congregation Shaare Tefilla, shared the story

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Pets during the pandemic

Dear Families  During this time of social distancing, many have found comfort in our pets. There have been articles and reports on the positives that our pets have experienced with

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