Events/News


Sunday, April 28, 2019

Sally and Howard Levin Clubhouse

Mitzvah Day

Come help Clubhouse colleagues open the Sally and Howard Levin Clubhouse garden for the season! We’ll turn over the beds, plant seedlings and set the stage for many nutritious meals from our fresh produce. Your participation grants you a hearty breakfast or/and a pizza lunch at our garden in good company with Clubhouse colleagues! If you can’t make it to this event, but would like to help, donations are gratefully accepted.

Sunday, April 28, 2019
9 am – 12 pm or 1pm - 4 pm
FREE

RSVP to Zara Sayles at 412-422-1850 by 4/26/2019


 

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Sally and Howard Levin Clubhouse

Paint Night and Basket Raffle

Come enjoy a relaxing evening of painting with friends! Money raised in previous fundraisers has been used to send colleagues to an intensive two-week long Clubhouse training, run camping trips for collegial bonding, support operations, and for social events we wouldn’t be able to afford otherwise! This is a fundraiser like none before at the Clubhouse, please help us make it a success!

Thursday June 13, 2019
6:30 pm- 8:30 pm
$60.00

RSVP online via email to zsayles@jrspgh.org or by sending cash or check* to:

Zara Sayles
The Sally and Howard Levin Clubhouse
2609 Murray Avenue, Suite 101
Pittsburgh, PA 15217

Reservations due by 6/3/19, space is limited

Ticket includes: art supplies, appetizers, class instruction, 2 free raffle tickets (more will be available to purchase at the event), 1 drink, and your art creation!

*Checks should be made payable to Jewish Residential Services with SHLC- Paint Night in the memo.


 

Clubhouse International Accreditation

Congratulations to the Howard Levin Clubhouse on receiving a full, three-year accreditation from its auspice agency Clubhouse International! For more information on Clubhouse International visit clubhouse-intl.org


 

Residential Supportive Living Program

On April 3, 2018, the Residential Supportive Living Program hosted its annual Lynn Robins Passover Seder at Charles Morris Hall. Many thanks to Rabbi Eli Seidman for leading the Seder, Cantor Laura Berman and Ed Frim for musical accompaniment, and the Robins Family for underwriting this lovely annual event.


 

Shore-Whitehill Award

On May 17, Dr. Matthew Keller, board president of Jewish Family and Community Services received the 2018 Shore-Whitehill Award at the JFCS annual meeting. The Shore-Whitehill Award celebrates volunteers who promote the inclusion of people with disabilities in the fabric of Jewish life through advocacy or direct service to individuals and families.


 

JRS Walking Program

The JRS Walking Program kicked off the 2018 season with a walk at the Pittsburgh Zoo in April. JRS also participated in the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community in May. The Walking Program is a great way to stay in shape and visit interesting places in the Pittsburgh area!


 

A Special Evening to Honor Debbie Friedman

On June 30, 2016, Debbie was honored for her many accomplishments as the first Executive Director of JRS. Read More