Posts Tagged ‘JARC’

JARC Heads for Bloomfield Township

JARC moves into Federation Building Friday; ready for work Monday, March 4. By Keri Cohen Photography by Rena Friedberg On Friday, JARC moved its office into the Max M. Fisher Federation Building on Telegraph Road in Bloomfield Township. Although not a Federation agency, the move allows the agency to downsize and be in closer proximity…

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Jewish Lovebirds Meet Through JFS and JARC

Lovebirds who connected through Jewish organizations JSL and JARC  share their love stories. Love is not just for Valentine’s Day. Love can happen when you least expect it, as in the case of these two couples who share their stories with us. Nancy and Manny Kalef Nancy and Manny Kalef are part of a love…

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Faces & Places: JARC’s Masters of Illusion Fundraiser

More than 1,600 guests enjoyed a magical evening Nov. 8 at JARC’s 38th annual fall fundraiser, “Masters of Illusion ‘Believe the Impossible’ Live Tour,” at Orchestra Hall in Detroit. JARC Board Member Dani Gillman and her husband, Ben Chutz, of Bloomfield Hills chaired the event. “While basic expenses are covered by the state, JARC relies…

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Casey Diskin works with Hadley on the floor on big pillows

Seeking Fulfillment

Volunteer jobs with kids with special needs lead to passionate careers. Jennifer Lovy Contributing Writer Jessica Borin should be five months away from receiving her bachelor’s degree in computer engineering from the University of Michigan. But, instead of finishing her senior year of college, she’s taking a break from classes and applying to U-M’s occupational…

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The Yad Ezta staff at Yad Ezra with a shopping cart full of groceries.

Bringing a Light to Poland

Yad Ezra works with Chief Rabbi of Poland to help establish a kosher food pantry in Warsaw. Stacy Gittleman Contributing Writer Yad Ezra Executive Director Leah Luger believes in no coincidences. All personal connections happen for a reason. It is this serendipity of relationships and connections — particularly her working relationship and friendship with local…

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illustration of an illusionist smiling as he presents a bunny in a top hat and a cane.

Masters of Illusion to Headline JARC Fundraiser

JARC, an organization serving people with disabilities, announced the live tour of Masters of Illusion as its 38th Annual Fall Fundraiser. The exclusive one-night performance will take place at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, at the Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Orchestra Hall in Downtown Detroit. Join JARC and some of the world’s top…

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The new SHE space

Sharon’s Got A Brand New Bag

Susan Peck Special to the Jewish News The owner of SHE boutiques celebrates 10 years in business with a modern new space. Cities like Paris, London and New York will always be destinations for the bona fide fashion hunter. Thanks to Sharon Eisenshtadt’s SHE boutiques, fashionistas in Metro Detroit can have the same shopping experience…

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Emily Stillman

Jewish@edu- When I Say I’m From Here

Emily Stillman Special to the Jewish News PHOTOS BY: John Hardwick Federation’s JOIN Intern Emily Stillman reflects on her eye-opening internship with a renewed appreciation of home. Like many college students’ thoughts, summer break crossed my mind as I trudged through the snowy sidewalks of Ann Arbor last winter. In the depths of December, I…

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JARC job fair hiring event on sept. 7, 2018.

JARC To Hire 50 At Sept. 7th Career Event

Immediate job offers will be made for full and part time positions JARC (Michigan based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization), a premier residential services provider for people with developmental disabilities, announced today that they will be hiring 50 direct care professionals at their September 7th career event to bolster services provided to their 174 clients in their…

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