Friends of Jewish Seniors
The Friends of Jewish Seniors of Jewish Collaborative Services (formerly the Women’s Association) help fund and coordinate our community outreach efforts. They extend our impact by supporting essential programs for seniors in our community.
Membership in the Friends of Jewish Seniors supports Jewish Eldercare of Rhode Island (JERI), the Full Plate Kosher Food Pantry, Meals on Wheels and more. These programs provide food, companionship and comfort to thousands of our neighbors in need every year.
BECOME A MEMBER FOR JUST $15
You can join the Friends of Jewish Seniors for $15 a year, or get a lifetime membership for $200. Your membership will help fund vital programs to support seniors and others in the greater Rhode Island community.
To join by mail, make a check out to Jewish Collaborative Services with “Friends of Jewish Seniors” in the memo line. Send it to JCS at 1165 North Main St., Providence, RI 02904. To join online, simply click below.
Members Make an Impact
The Friends of Jewish Seniors of JCS provides financial support to JCS through membership fees, its annual raffle and proceeds from the Knit Shoppe in Warwick. Members also help coordinate volunteer efforts.
The Friends of Jewish Seniors and our many volunteers not only make our programs better—in many cases they make our work possible.
To find out more about the work of the Friends of Jewish Seniors of JCS and how you can help, call (401) 331-1244.
The Knit Shoppe
The Friends of Jewish Seniors of JCS proudly runs the Knit Shoppe, located at The Phyllis Siperstein Tamarisk Assisted Living Residence at 3 Shalom Drive, Warwick. The Knit Shoppe offers beautiful hand-knitted children’s sweaters (infant through size 4), as well as Afghans and lap robes.