Guilford County Aging Needs Assessment

2018 Grant Application Deadline is March 9, 2018!  You still have a few days to prepare and submit the 2018 BJH Foundation Grant Application. The deadline is 5:00 pm March 9, 2018! Complete the application now by visiting www.bjhfoundation.org. Make sure you spend time getting to know the recently updated website. We will continue to…

2018 Grant Application Available!

2018 Grant Application Available!  This is the moment many nonprofit organizations within North and South Carolina have been waiting for, the 2018 BJH Foundation Grant application is available online at our newly revised website. Complete the application now by visiting www.bjhfoundation.org as the filing deadline is fast approaching. The website is updated, fresh and easy…

A Revised BJH Foundation Website!

A Revised BJH Foundation Website!  Most of the winter holidays have passed. Hopefully everyone had their fill of turkey at Thanksgiving, latkes at Hanukkah and enjoyable celebrations as we welcome in 2018. Please visit www.bjhfoundation.org. The website is updated, fresh and easy to navigate. Make sure to bookmark the page as there will be continual…

Older Jewish Adults as Volunteers

For Immediate Release Contact: Wendee Cutler wcutler@bjhfoundation.org 336-337-6584   Older Jewish Adults as Volunteers “Enhancing the lives of older Jewish adults” can mean many different things to older adults and their family members. Every one of us wants to know we are valuable contributors to our community, regardless of our age and ability. Our older…

Thankful for our older Jewish Adults

For Immediate Release Contact: Wendee Cutler wcutler@bjhfoundation.org 336-337-6584 Thankful for our older Jewish Adults The American holiday of Thanksgiving is quickly approaching. Most of us know it as a time to celebrate family, friendship, good food and warmth among many other things. Most important of all, it is a time to be thankful for the…

Respect for the Older Jewish Population

For Immediate Release Contact: Wendee Cutler wcutler@bjhfoundation.org 336-337-6584 Respect for the Older Jewish Population Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur is still fresh in our minds. We have repented for the sins of the past year and pledged to make 5778 a better year for everyone, including our older Jewish adults. The Torah instructs us “to…

2017 BJH Foundation Grant Awards

For Immediate Release Contact: Wendee Cutler wcutler@bjhfoundation.org 336-337-6584 2017 BJH Foundation Grant Awards BJH Foundation’s mission is “To enhance the lives of older Jewish adults.” We serve thousands of individuals in North and South Carolina each year by working with Jewish Community Centers, Jewish Family Services, Jewish Federations, Temples, Synagogues and other nonprofit organizations that…

A Life Changing Trip

For Immediate Release Contact: Wendee Cutler wcutler@bjhfoundation.org 336-337-6584 A Life Changing Trip Our daughter Alexa, my husband Ivan and I returned to Greensboro in early May from a life changing trip filled with grief over lives lost in the Holocaust to the renewal of hope and life filled with vibrancy and pride in Israel. We…

Jews Growing Older in the Carolinas – A Conversation

For Immediate Release Contact: Wendee Cutler wcutler@bjhfoundation.org 336-337-6584 Jews Growing Older in the Carolinas – A Conversation The increasing needs of the older Jewish adult population was the focus of a summit held on March 29 with individuals from many organizations throughout North and South Carolina joining BJH Foundation at Temple Emanuel in Greensboro for…

A Little Bit of This and a Little Bit of That

For Immediate Release Contact: Wendee Cutler wcutler@bjhfoundation.org 336-337-6584 A Little Bit of This and a Little Bit of That The month of March has been very exciting for BJH Foundation. Its first summit, “Jews Growing Older in the Carolinas: A Conversation” was attended by many from North and South Carolina at Temple Emanuel on March…