Reading Partners Orientation
September 10th, 2014 10-11:30am
The orientation meeting for all new Reading Partners volunteers will be held at the JFFS offices.
Contact ReadingPartners@jffs.org for more details.
Trendsetters- Chef Jamie Gwen
Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 11:30am<
Jamie Gwen is a Celebrity Chef, Certified Sommelier, Lifestyle Expert and four-time Cookbook Author who can be seen stirring up something delicious on television, on the radio and in print from coast-to-coast for more than a decade. She brings the best to radio with her weekly Syndicated Radio Show, filled with delicious conversation on all things culinary, heard every Sunday on 70 Radio Stations across the country and in Southern California on KFWB News Talk 980.
Her recent victory on the Food Network's "Cutthroat Kitchen" has brought even more acclaim to Chef Jamie's California Comfort Food and her simple, seasonal approach to making every day more delicious. Most recently, Jamie served as a Judge for Fox TV's Master Chef alongside Gordon Ramsey, Graham Elliot and Joe Bastianich. Jamie can currently be seen on L.A.'s number one morning show on KTLA Channel 5, on HSN and in National Television Satellite Media Tours, sharing her seasonal lifestyle approach and her passion for food. Learn more here www.chefjamie.com.
Delia Ephron- Keynote Speaker at Voices 2015
Monday, March 16th, 2015
Delia Ephron is a bestselling author, screen writer, journalist, and playwright. She is a frequent Op Ed contributor to The New York Times. Her most recent book, Sister Mother Husband Dog (etc.), a memoir, was published last fall. In the New York Times book Review, Elinor Lipman wrote, "The book builds in gravity and heft to finish gorgeously...Sister mother Husband Dog is a valentine, sometimes frilly but more memorably about love, loss, and all that is irreplaceable."
Help a child learn to read and improve reading skills!
Reading Partners is a volunteer literacy program in Orange County public schools (K-3) sponsored by Jewish Federation & Family Services Women's Philanthropy. All it takes is just one hour a week to make a huge difference in a child's life.
Together, we do the extraordinary!
The Power of a Woman's Investment
Inspired by the Jewish traditions of tzedakah and tikkun olam (social justice and repairing the world), Women's Philanthropy is dedicated to strengthening the Jewish people here at home, in Israel and around the world.