Food & Financial Assistance

canstockphoto10868712JFS provides food and financial assistance to local families in need. In these tough economic times, a visit to JFS can help a family keep food on the table, pay an outstanding bill, and make a child’s holiday wishes come true.

To assist local Jewish families, JFS offers:
Milk & Honey Food Assistance Program
Financial Assistance Services
Meals on Wheels
Chanukah Gift Program

For the general public, Jewish Family Service, in conjunction with the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia runs a Food Closet. Located at 5000 Corporate Woods Drive in Virginia Beach, the food closet is open Monday and Tuesday mornings from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon. The food closet provides emergency groceries for individuals and families who might otherwise go hungry. Clients can receive donations once a month only.

Contact Info:

Milk & Honey/ Financial Services/Chanukah Gift Program:
Call: (757) 459-4640

Meals on Wheels/Food Closet
Call: (757) 321-2227
Ask for: Jody Laibstain, Volunteer Coordinator