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“Stem Cells: Promises and Reality”

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Jewish Senior Services is pleased to host this event. Dr. Yaqub Hanna acclaimed award winning scientist of Israel’s Weizmann Institute on a special visit to Connecticut. Learn about Dr. Hanna’s groundbreaking stem cell reprogramming research taking place in Israel with the support of the Israel Cancer Research Fund. The event will take place at 7:30 pm on August 6, at Jewish Senior Services (175 Jefferson Drive, Fairfield, CT). Light Refreshments Click Here to Read Article About Dr. Hanna or visit ICRF Website Dr. Hanna, Ph.D./M.D. Hebrew University of Jerusalem (summa cum laude), postdoctoral studies, MIT RSVP by emailing david.kweskin@icrfonline.org
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Posted on 14, July 2014

in Category Events, Featured

Jewish Senior Services’ Chai Lights Summer 2014 Edition

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  Click Here to view the Chai Lights Summer 2014 Edition This edition of Chai Lights includes the following Articles: Breaking New Ground: An update on the new Jewish Senior Services Facility. Celebrating 100 Years: Many residents of the Jewish Home became 100 years old this year. Summer Celebrations in the Community: A list of events that Jewish Senior Services is sponsoring. And many more!!!
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Posted on 8, July 2014

in Category Chai Lights, Featured

100 Cars for Good Presents Jewish Senior Services with Van

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Colonial Toyota presented a Toyota Sienna to Jewish Senior Services’ Center for Elder Abuse Prevention on June 9 as part of the Toyota 100 Cars for Good program, a major philanthropic initiative in which the automaker awards 100 cars to 100 nonprofits over the course of 50 days, based on votes from the public. The 100 Cars for Good program benefits organizations that touch real lives. This is also the first Toyota initiative that engages the public in regards to how corporate philanthropic donations will be awarded. During the voting phase, the 100 Cars for Good program profiled five finalists [&hellip
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Posted on 8, July 2014

in Category Featured

SUMMER CELEBRATIONS IN THE COMMUNITY

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Jewish Senior Services® is proud to support programs to enrich the lives of those in our community. The following concerts are presented in conjunction with the Town of Fairfield and the Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts in Westport. All concerts are free of charge and open to all. Click for flyer: SummerCelebrationsPoster Fairfield Summer Concerts Sponsored by Jewish Senior Services® Presented by The Town of Fairfield June 29 – Steve D’Agostino (50s) July 13 – The Paul King Orchestra (Big Band 30s and 40s) July 17 – Tony Reno (40s – 90s) August 7 – Fairfield Counts Orchestra (Big Band [&hellip
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Posted on 30, June 2014

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Jewish Senior Services® begins construction of new campus, announces agreement to sell current property to Sacred Heart University

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FAIRFIELD, CT – April 29, 2014.  Jewish Senior Services®, also known as The Jewish Home, has started construction on a new intergenerational campus on Park Avenue that will allow for the creation of the first “household” model nursing home in the State of Connecticut. Today, the primary financing through the issuance of tax-exempt bonds by the City of Bridgeport was completed in partnership with People’s United Bank. Furthermore, the organization also announced that Sacred Heart University has agreed to purchase Jewish Senior Services’ current property on Jefferson Street in Fairfield for $16.5 million after the relocation is completed in 2016. The [&hellip
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Posted on 30, April 2014

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