• JFS continues to be here for you during this trying time. If you or someone you know is in need of assistance, find out how we can help. Learn more

  • Applications for scholarships for graduating high school seniors are due May 14. Learn more

  • Our Food Pantry is open by appointment only. Please call Sharon Gayner at 610-821-8722 ext. 101 if you need assistance. Learn more

  • The 'Conversation' About Aging

    Do you have an aging family member you're concerned about? Are you the aging family member everyone else seems to be concerned about? If you answered yes to either of these questions, this year's Phyllis Ringel Memorial Lecture is for you.

Family Matters

Join us as we discuss with Dr. Howie Levin how families can cope in the time of corona.

  • Relive the fun!

    Check out all of our food fun videos from The Great JFS FoodFestFaire! Cookbooks and aprons are still available with your donations.

An Important Discussion

Watch as we speak to local leader David Jones about fostering understanding among our communities.

How We Help

We take a systems approach to care, striving to serve our clients as holistically as possible.

Older Adult Services

From providing rides to visiting residential facilities, we meet the needs of seniors where they are.


Our professional staff is here to provide for the emotional needs of our diverse client base.

Food Pantry

Our food pantry provides 125 meals per month to Jews across the Lehigh Valley and families in the 18104 area.

  • Leaving Your Legacy at JFS

    Learn more about ways that you can remember JFS and other local Jewish organizations with a gift in your will, trust, retirement account or life insurance policy​.

  • Tribute Cards

    Making a donation to JFS is a great way to honor a family member, friend, or to memorialize the loss of a loved one. For every tribute/memorial gift you make, a beautiful acknowledgment card will be sent to your designated recipient.

  • Volunteer Opportunities

    Do you have the gift of gab? A good sense of direction? A ready hand when it comes to organizing things? Do you just enjoy helping people, in any way you can? If so, there are many rewarding ways to volunteer at JFS!